Daily Jewce: Israel’s Social Justice Activist, Bar Refaeli in Tel Aviv, and more

In the news today: Debunking Jewish myths, birds of the Western Wall, NYC financier drops $120 million on “The Scream,” and more Read More

By / July 13, 2012

• A profile of Mickey Gitzin asks whether the Israeli social justice activist can focus his movement on a political message about synagogue and state.

• Getting pooped on by a bird at the Western Wall becomes a catalyst for introspection for one Birthright-goer.

• Bar Refaeli gets sushi in Tel Aviv.

Do Jews live longer than other people? Jewcy contributor Sala Levin debunks that and other myths.

• Leon Black is the mystery buyer who dropped almost $120 million for Edvard Munch’s iconic painting, “The Scream.”

Girls’ Alex Karpovsky stars in this short film, based on an upcoming book by Joshua Cohen.