Posts Tagged ‘heritage’

Pfizer CEO Dr. Bourla to join Jewish Heritage Museum in virtual event

The Chairman and CEO of Pfizer, Dr. Albert Bourla will join the the Jewish Heritage Museum – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust – which is hosting a live zoom event with him on February 18th as a part of the museum’s new series “Legacies”, which highlights notable people who share a connection to Jewish […]

Centuries-old Persian carpets, paintings added to national heritage list

TEHRAN – A total of 25 handmade rugs and carpets along with three oil paintings have been added to Iran’s cultural heritage list. “Variety in texture, colors and patterns as the characteristics of these [handwoven] carpets, which date back to the 10th century AH, the 13th century AH, and the 14th century AH,” said Parham […]

Our Heritage – How DNA tests led to a Holocaust family discovering lost past

‘Memories can be beautiful,” croons Babs, “and yet, / What’s too painful to remember, / We simply choose to forget.” But sometimes even Barbra Streisand gets it wrong. Moshe Ehrenberg, a retired ophthalmologist now living in Jerusalem, has had to recalibrate some childhood memories deliberately skewered by his parents, to shield him from a truth […]

Iranian artists, heritage enthusiasts sign petition demanding salvage of masterpiece in Iraq

TEHRAN – Hundreds of Iranian artists, architects, and cultural heritage enthusiasts have signed a petition demanding an urgent restoration of Taq Kasra, a Sassanid masterpiece of architecture, which was collapsed partly in modern Iraq earlier this month. Source 00 Hits: 0

AOC condemns Confederate flag raised outside Jewish Heritage Museum

Within her statement, the Democratic representative called out white supremacists directly for the crimes committed on Thursday, while firming a call to stand by her Jewish constituents and neighbors Source 00 Hits: 0

Amid Capitol riots, confederate flag found on Jewish Heritage Museum door

A Confederate flag was tied to the front door of the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust on Thursday night.  The museum released a statement connecting between “these horrific acts of emboldened antisemitism” and the events that unfolded at the US Capitol earlier this week, which included far-right activists and […]

Inverted tulips, juniper trees added to Iran’s national heritage list

TEHRAN – Inverted tulips in the city of Mahneshan as well as two juniper trees in Tarom, northwestern Zanjan province have recently been inscribed on the national heritage list, IRNA reported on Thursday.  Each year in the spring, hillsides and surrounding meadows of the city are teeming with colorful flowers, particularly inverted tulips. Inverted tulips […]

30 Years of Plastic Age Relics Overshadow Iron Age Heritage Site

The Plastic Age is a term some scholars suggest we use to refer to the modern, plastic dominated times in which we live. Plastic usage and littering is also linked to  the Anthropocene  – the unofficial, current geological epoch marked by the impact humans have on the Earth’s geology and ecosystem. Regardless of one’s perspective […]

Book on Mahan’s cultural heritage unveiled

TEHRAN – A book containing rare manuscripts and other cultural heritage of Mahan, a historical town in southeast Iran, was unveiled during a ceremony at Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman on Tuesday. The ceremony was attended by provincial officials, university professors, scholars, calligraphers, and cultural heritage experts, provincial tourism chief announced.    The book represents […]

225 research projects conducted on Iran’s tourism, cultural heritage within year 

TEHRAN – Iran’s Cultural Heritage and Tourism Research Center have carried out 225 research projects on tourism and cultural heritage of the ancient country over the past year, an official with the center announced on Sunday.  A total of 225 research projects have been done from the mid-December last year until this year’s Research Week, […]

Millennium Seed Bank celebrates 20 years of preserving plant heritage

The Millennium Seed bank is celebrating 20 years of saving rare and threatened plants. It’s been dubbed the Noah’s Ark for plants and has a collection of more than 2.4 billion seeds. Scientists there have collected and stored seeds of more than 39,000 plant species. Michael Way, the Conservation Partnership Co-ordinator at Kew Millennium Seed […]

Did You Know Trump Created a Hispanic Heritage Month?

Trump thinks he has his base (patriotic White Americans) all locked up, so he has recently been making moves to appeal to the “minorities” of America. For example, he recently came out with the Platinum Plan for Blacks. What I had failed to catch was that Trump recently created a Hispanic Heritage Month, which is […]

The Enigmatic Zenigata Sunae – A Majestic Heritage of Feudal Japan

Japan is full of countless intriguing places and monuments from its rich and vibrant past. From centuries of rich, evolving history, to the devastating effects of the Second World War, Japan has certainly remained one of the most enigmatic cultures in the world, and, as such, it always offers new and unique details to be […]

Rio Tinto Mining and the Destruction of Aboriginal Juukan Cave Heritage. A Loss to Humanity

Counter Information Global Research, September 22, 2020 The Anglo-Australian multinational company Rio Tinto – the largest iron ore mining company in the world – demolished two 46,000-year-old Aboriginal rock shelters in May. What is particularly disturbing about this event is that Rio Tinto was apparently acting entirely within the law, which is to say that […]

Beirut residents are determined to save heritage lost to blast

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Settlers Move In On Palestinian World Heritage Site

Above photo: View of the Palestinian village of Battir, with its ancient terraces and irrigation system, West Bank, February 19, 2017. Yaakov Lederman/Flash90. Palestinians in the West Bank agricultural village of Battir are encountering armed Israeli settlers trying to push them off their land. Khaled and Miriam Muammar live in Battir, an agricultural village in the […]

VIDEO: Jewish American Heritage Month – Capitol Hill Celebration (2018)

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Youshij house back on National Heritage List

Financial Tribune- The house of Nima Youshij, the late eminent poet, is to return on the National Heritage List following the efforts of heritage authorities, a senior official at Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization said. “During a meeting held on Jan. 24, heritage officials agreed to inscribe the renowned poet’s house on NHL […]

Statues, Heritage & Bad Role Models — New Video from Mark Collett

From Mark Collett — A frank discussion on the destruction of Western statues and monuments and why the left are so eager to see them torn down. The statues and monuments erected to honour our ancestors are not just important for the preservation of our culture and heritage, but they also emphasise good role models, people […]

What Calling Whites Who Defend their Heritage “Nazis” is a Lie! — New video from Mark Collett

From Mark Collett — A frank discussion on the use of the word ‘Nazi’, a word that is being used as a coverall term to describe anyone who disagrees with mass immigration. However more worrying are the new rules political engagement drawn up by the left and the media which give a free pass to anyone […]

Our Literary Heritage

By S.T. (written circa 1938) The struggle to find and to fill one’s place in the amazing welter of forces in the modern world is so insistent that little time is left to consider the forces themselves. We are thrust into such a world without our will or knowledge. We enjoy good roads and schools, […]

Iran undecided on 2019 World Heritage nominees

Financial Tribune- Cultural heritage officials have yet to decide on what site to nominate for inscription on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. Though last month it was reported that the Caspian Hyrcanian forests, which line the Caspian Sea shores in northern Iran, would vie for a place on the coveted World Heritage List, an official at […]

Dr. Duke & Mark Dankof Expose the ZioAttack on American & Southern White Heritage — and the ZioTerror Behind the USS Liberty Attack!

Download Today Dr. Duke started the show by reporting on the latest outrageous attack on Southern and American heritage, this time in Tampa Florida. He told people what they can do to stand up for their people in the face of this Zio onslaught. Then he and Reverend Mark Dankof delved into more revelations about […]

US, Israel Furious Over UNESCO Heritage Designation

Israeli police stand guard on the site known to Muslims as the Ibrahimi Mosque and to Jews as the Tomb of the Patriarchs in the Palestinian city of Hebron. (AP Photo) Both the US and Israel are reacting with outrage today and threatening to defund UNESCO, following the international body’s recognition that the Tomb of Patriarchs, […]

Israel slams UNESCO World Heritage decision on Hebron as Palestinians celebrate 12-3 vote in favor

The UN Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (UNESCO) voted 12 to three on Friday to recognize Hebron’s Old City and the Tomb of the Patriarchs as a World Heritage Site, with six countries abstaining — a move acclaimed by Palestinian officials and slammed by their Israeli and American counterparts. The committee simultaneously added Hebron to […]

Israel fears endangered World Heritage status could thwart Hebron takeover

Charlotte Silver Rights and Accountability 3 July 2017 Palestinians visit the Ibrahimi mosque in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron on 25 February 2014, 20 years to the day after an American Jewish settler opened fire killing 29 worshippers there. Issam Rimawi APA images Israel is refusing to give visas to a team of […]

Dr Duke & Dr Hill of the League of the South Discuss the War in Defense Southern Heritage and the European People Worldwide

Download Today Dr. Duke had Dr. Michael Hill of the League of the South as his guest for the hour. They talked about white Southerners as an important subgroup of the European people who are fighting against an all-out attack on their history and heritage. Dr. Hill has been at the forefront of efforts to […]

Funds to restore Iranian heritage sites abroad

Financial Tribune – A budget of 90 billion rials ($2.4 million) has been earmarked in the current fiscal year (started March 21) for the restoration of historical sites abroad with ties to Iran, such as Armenia and Tanzania, announced a top official at Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization. “A fund for [restoration of […]

The Alt-Right Defends Southern Heritage in Charlottesville

It makes sense when you think about it. As Richard Spencer has repeatedly said, the Alt-Right is about identity. These Confederate monuments are expressions of Southern identity. They were erected by the sons and grandsons of the Confederate generation and were put in prominent public spaces in the South as a tribute to the sacrifices […]

ISIS destroys ancient artefacts as campaign against Syrian heritage sites continues (VIDEO)

Reports from Al-Masdar news claim the artefacts were found west of Abu Kamal city in the Deir ez-Zor province of Syria, close to the Iraqi border. READ MORE: Russian MoD releases drone footage of Roman theater in Palmyra blown up by ISIS (VIDEO) “Law enforcers have taken a decision to destroy the idols which were created […]

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