On September 19, the finalists of the Sukkah City design competition unveiled their re-imagined sukkahs in New York's Union Square. Locals and tourists alike rubbed shoulders to get a closer look at the ritual huts, which transformed the downtown park into an architectural showcase.
Ray Hanania performs his standup comedy show in 2008 at Bnai Yehuda Beth Shalom Synagogue lampooning Arabs, Israelis, Jews, Palestinians, his life growing up Arab in Chicago, local politics, Middle East peace, post-Sept. 11 terrorism policies, airport security, his Arab-Jewish marriage and more. hanania.com. Hanania was a member of the Israeli-Palestinian Comedy Tour (IPComedyTour.com) which performed in Israel, Palestine, and Toronto, and where he performed in Dublin, London, Dubai, Beirut.