I’ve been meaning to write about a (relatively) new study concerning Taglit-Birthright for quite some time, but other things – elections, Iran, Netanyahu, Congress – prevented me from finding the time to write and the timing to post something about the study. Still, it is a timely...
Moving and Shaking: AFHU award dinner, TRZ Yom HaShoah event and fire safety at B’nai David-Judea
Israeli military networks breached by hackers
Torah Portion: Parashat Shemini (Leviticus 9:1 11:47)
Rabbi Sarah Bassin on Parashat Shemini (Leviticus 9:1 11:47)
Rabbi Jonathan Hanish on Parashat Shemini (Leviticus 9:1 11:47)
Rabbi Chaim Mentz on Parashat Shemini (Leviticus 9:1 11:47)
Rabbi Edward Feinstein on Parashat Shemini (Leviticus 9:1 11:47)
Survivors speak out on the anniversaries of the Armenian Genocide and the liberation of Auschwitz
Tag: Israel-diaspora Relations
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February 23, 2015 | 1:11 am
Does Netanyahu represent “the entire Jewish people”? An attempt at having a dispassionate discussion
February 16, 2015 | 3:54 am
Two weeks ago, I attempted to have a dispassionate discussion about Netanyahu's decision to go to Congress. This is not an easy task when the public discourse is saturated deep in political biases and manipulated by spin masters of all sides. Today I am going to once again try to...
January 3, 2008 | 7:00 pmWhat Sagit Rogenstein remembers most about her first trip to an Israeli beach is the signs warning swimmers of the sewage in the sea.
"In Hebrew," recalled the San Fernando Valley native who at the time was an exchange student at Tel Aviv University, "they had a word for 'pieces of...