Artists says this is the 51st time that his mural has been the target of vandalism since it was painted in 1990.
An Olympics for Jews only is a problematic enterprise that contains an element of arrogance.
Melbourne-based Australian Jewish Democratic Society launches website asking, 'What is the Jewish National Fund really doing with your money?'
Phil Moss, head coach of Australian professional soccer club Central Coast Mariners, survived the 1997 Maccabiah bridge collapse.
Esrubilsky also served as the vice president of the World Jewish Congress.
Win over South Africa called the highlight of tournament.
Stoudemire went to Israel for the Maccabiah and has stayed to apply for citizenship. 'I follow the rules of the Bible that coordinate with and connect with the Hebrew culture,' he says.
Tomer Koren, 18, nailed the shot; his teammate Anthony Harris had the best gross score of the day with 74 shots.
The third Maccabiah Games, the first to take place in the State of Israel and after the Holocaust, were marred by broken government promises.
Dozens of readers have submitted their snapshots of Israeli life to Haaretz's Instagram photo contest; submit yours and you could win a state medal to mark the 19th Maccabiah.