Although Alfred Eisenstaedt’s photo quickly became an iconic symbol of the euphoria marking the end of WWII, for decades no one knew the identify of either the nurse or the sailor pictured nor did the two know about its existence. It wasn’t until 2012 that author Lawrence Verria conclusively proved […]

Edward I. Koch MAYOR OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK 1978 – 1989 “My father is Jewish, my mother is Jewish, I am Jewish.” (Daniel Pearl, 2002, just before he was beheaded by a Muslim terrorist.) HEAR, O ISRAEL, THE LORD OUR GOD, THE LORD IS ONE. שְׁמַע יִשְׂרָאֵל ה’ […]