I rarely dream. I suppose it’s possible I do and just don’t remember them, but either way, dreams are not really my thing. Could be because I’m not a great sleeper. All I know for sure is that when I actually remember a dream it freaks me out. I am certain it means...
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Hollywood Costumes from the Golden Age to the present
Jews and the birth of Film Noir
Israel Supreme Court: Holot illegal, Africans jailed in desert must be freed within 90 days
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Joan "Pessie" Hammer recently bustled through the crowd of hipsters and Chasidim at the first gallery exhibition featuring art by her late son, Moshe.
Clutching a siddur, the Lubavich mother animatedly chatted with patrons who admired his ethereal religious drawings: pages of a...
November 11, 2004 | 7:00 pm
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• Sometimes the marriage ceremony is held outdoors. Particularly in ultra-Orthodox and Chasidic weddings -- but anyone can do this -- the marriage ceremony is performed outside at night. The custom developed because the stars are associated with God speaking to...
December 11, 2003 | 7:00 pm
The Geneva initiative is a dream. It's unrealistic; it's hoopla. I suppose people need diversions in their lives.
That it was a private Israeli citizen and members of the opposition party who drafted the initiative is fine in my book. That's not a crime in Israel. There is no Logan...
December 5, 2002 | 7:00 pm
Joseph's life is linked to dreams from his youth, and the way in which he responds to dreams reflects the level of his maturity.
As a boy, he delights in using his dreams to torture his brothers and triumph over them. While he never interprets these dreams, their meaning is so clear...
January 11, 2001 | 7:00 pm
January 11, 2001 | 7:00 pm
It's a rainy Monday morning, and youth from Watts and Beverly Hills are sitting together in the auditorium of David Starr Jordan High School in South Central L.A. Rabbi Marc Schneier and Martin Luther King III share a stage, and even the ninth-graders are paying attention. This just...
September 25, 1997 | 8:00 pm
Laila Robins and Brian Cox in a scene from "Skylight"by David Hare
A romantic might regard a skylight as a window facing the sun --evidence of the universal but private human impulse to reach up, todream. But seen through a different lens, a skylight is a dangerouskind of artifice --...