Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame: Fidel Castro

September 8, 2010

"I don't think anyone has been slandered more than the Jews...they are blamed and slandered for everything.

"Over 2,000 years they were subjected to terrible persecution and then to the pogroms.

"The Jews have lived an existence that is much harder than ours. There is nothing that compares to the Holocaust"


Hall of Fame: Ilham Aliyev

September 8, 2010

"The Rosh Hashanah is a holiday of renewal, repentance and moral purity.

"May this dear day bring good news, joy and happiness to you and your families."


Hall of Fame: Mahmoud Abbas

September 5, 2010

"The one who does not represent the Iranian people, who falsified election results, who oppressed the Iranian people and stole authority has no right to speak about Palestine, its president or its representatives"

Read what Mahmoud Ahamdinejad said here


Hall of Fame: Katy Perry

September 3, 2010

"So I pray for a favour like Esther…I need your strength to handle the pressure.”


Hall of Fame: Gabriela Shalev

August 31, 2010

"You can keep your posture in this very hostile environment, which is the UN, once you believe that you fight and you speak for the right cause.

"Once you believe in the Zionist dream, once you believe that Israel is the homeland of the Jewish people and that we have the right to live in peace and security together with our neighbours, in a two-state solution...you can take upon yourself this very hard, almost impossible mission."


Hall of Fame: Andrew Silow-Carroll

August 20, 2010

"Wait — I thought Rosh Hashanah WAS a fashion show.”

Row over Fashion Week on Yom Kippur


Hall of Fame: Brian Henry

August 18, 2010

"Canada and Israel have much in common. We're both big believers in democracy and in fairness, we're both highly diverse multicultural societies and both of us have dynamic economies.

“But I was tickled to learn this summer that Canada and Israel have yet one more thing in common: We're tied for eighth place among the happiest people on Earth.”


Hall of Fame: US Muslim leaders

August 18, 2010

"We have a shared responsibility to continue to work together with leaders of all faiths and their communities to fight the dehumanisation of all peoples based on their religion, race or ethnicity.

“With the disturbing rise of antisemitism, Islamophobia and other forms of hatred, rhetoric and bigotry, now more than ever, people of faith must stand together for truth.”


Hall of Fame: Lea Michele

August 13, 2010

"I've always been proud of my body, my Jewish nose and all of that.

"Hollywood's Hollywood, but that's not going to change."

Watch Lea Michele take on a Barbra Streisand classic here


Hall of Fame: Stephen Bates

August 12, 2010

"Obviously it could not possibly have anything to do with Sweeney wanting to interview Galloway about his work for Press TV, the Iranian state-sponsored channel that broadcast confessions by the regime's opponents extracted under torture.

"Galloway says he has been a trenchant critic of Iran, just like he was of Saddam Hussein."