4th ANNUAL SAINT AUGUSTINE FILM FESTIVAL
St. Augustine Record
1pm, Gamache-Koger Theatre (GK), MAGICAL UNIVERSE, USA / 77 min Filmed for over a decade (using nearly 15 different cameras), MAGICAL UNIVERSE is a wondrous and moving portrait of Al Carbee, an 88 year old outsider artist who spends all his days alone ...
This Day, December 11, In Jewish History by Mitchell A. Levin
Cleveland Jewish News (blog)
1977: The Jerusalem Post reported that Egyptian President Anwar Sadat said that the preliminary talks between Egypt and Israel should be expanded to foreign ministers' level. Sadat warned the PLO that their recent, hard-line Tripoli conference canceled ...
Egyptian media from 1981 to 2013: Part 3
The Maine Campus
On Oct. 6, 1981, the anniversary of Egypt's crossing of the Suez canal, Egyptian president Anwar al-Sadat was assassinated by a group of Islamists. Lieutenant Khalid Islambouli emptied his rifle onto Sadat's body ... The assassination came after Omar ...
Was the United States really against Mandela?
One of the treasures in my study is a letter from Menachem Begin. He wrote ... F.W. de Klerk shared the Nobel Prize peace prize with Mandela, just the way Anwar el-Sadat shared the laurel with another visionary leader who had once been called a terrorist.