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Posts Tagged: Leonard Cohen

July 29, 2020 1:28 pm

Bob Dylan Is America’s Greatest Jewish Artist

“I’m just like Anne Frank,” Bob Dylan sings on his latest album, “like Indiana Jones, and them British bad boys the Rolling Stones.” The strange confluence...

July 4, 2019 5:03 am

Healing of the Spirit: The Genius of Leonard Cohen

Up until two months ago, my relationship with Leonard Cohen was fairly one-dimensional. I was madly in love with “Hallelujah,” and liked Jeff Buckley’s cover...

November 7, 2017 6:13 pm

Leonard Cohen Was a Zionist – I Know Because He Told Me So

A year has now passed since the death of the great poet and singer Leonard Cohen. He’s been remembered no doubt for his music, but...

November 22, 2016 5:26 am

Leonard Cohen’s Legacy for Jews — and Humanity

Many people know Leonard Cohen from the countless covers of his timeless hit, “Hallelujah.” But to his legion of fans, Cohen was more than the purveyor of just...

November 11, 2016 12:32 pm

Netanyahu: I Will Never Forget How Leonard Cohen Came to Israel During Yom Kippur War to Sing to IDF Troops Out of Deep Feeling of Partnership

Tributes rolled in from around the world -- including Israel -- following the death in Los Angeles earlier this week of 82-year-old Canadian Jewish singer-songwriter Leonard...

May 21, 2015 10:39 am

At 80, Singer-Songwriter Leonard Cohen’s Jewish Roots ‘Very Much Intact’ - Eighty years young, Leonard Cohen fits many descriptions—singer, songwriter, poet, novelist, monk. From his Jewish upbringing in Canada to the present day,...

February 5, 2015 11:53 am

Jewish 100, 2014: Leonard Cohen – Arts and Culture

Leonard Cohen Musician On the occasion of musician Leonard Cohen's 80th birthday in September, a reporter opined, "Mr. Cohen has never forgotten what it means to be...

July 2, 2013 10:31 am

Musician Leonard Cohen Reschedules Tour Dates for High Holidays

Legendary musician Leonard Cohen had to reschedule two shows on an upcoming tour because they fell on Jewish holidays, the BBC reported Tuesday. The 78-year-old singer-songwriter...

April 24, 2013 11:24 am

Jewish 100: Leonard Cohen – Arts

Leonard Cohen Musician "The poet laureate of pessimism," as some refer to him, has been churning out hit songs since the 1960s. A descendant of a long...


Russian Forces Press on Ukraine Front After Reports of Bakhmut Slowdown

i24 News - Russian forces attacked northern and southern stretches of the war’s front in Ukraine’s eastern Donbas region on Friday, even as Kyiv officials reported Moscow’s assault was lagging...


Two Wounded in West Bank Drive-By Shooting

A suspected Palestinian gunman wounded two people in a drive-by shooting in the flashpoint town of Huwara in the West Bank on Saturday, the Israeli military said. It was the third...

Middle East

Biden Warns Iran After Tit-for-Tat Strikes in Syria

President Joe Biden on Friday warned Iran that the United States would "act forcefully" to protect Americans, after the US military carried out air strikes against Iran-backed forces in retaliation...

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