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Tag: Israeli Jews
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November 14, 2012 | 10:39 am
It was the third day of the GA, and Baltimore saw its share of morning rain, and it was early – relatively early – when my first of two panel sessions began. So I can’t say it was a huge surprise not to have a full room for the discussion, sponsored and organized by the Toronto...
September 13, 2012 | 8:02 am
Last week I shared with you the Panels Politics' poll in which Israelis demonstrated their support for Mitt Romney over Barack Obama. Take a look if you haven't yet seen the extent to which Likud and right-wing (and religious) Israelis would be disappointed by Obama's reelection....
August 15, 2012 | 1:05 pm
July 6, 2012 | 8:57 am
Arik Rosenblum, Managing Director of Takdim, the Ramat Hasharon Community Foundation, discusses the community-based organization’s philosophy, activities and place in the Jewish world.
Starting with the basics: what is Takdim and what inspired you to launch the organization?
June 20, 2012 | 12:23 am
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March 27, 2012 | 1:26 pm
March 18, 2012 | 3:10 pm
‘Lack of recognition in Israel raises some question about the legitimacy of Reform and Conservative’
March 9, 2012 | 6:07 pm
February 29, 2012 | 11:32 am
Since I posted last week’s story about the number of Israelis identifying themselves as Conservative and Reform Jews, I’ve been bombarded with emails and calls from people (mostly rabbis) who suspect that there is something fishy about the Guttman report. In various ways they have...
February 23, 2012 | 1:26 pm
February 7, 2012 | 11:19 am
Go back two weeks. The 49ers have just lost devastatingly to the Giants in the NFC football championship game, but the Israelis in the room – should they be called “Israelis” after living here for so long? – don’t seem to suffering any great sorrow. We talk about the...
February 5, 2012 | 11:08 am
Professor Tamar Hermann discusses the findings of the new Guttman Center report on Israelis’ ‘beliefs, observance and values,’ which she coordinated.
I wrote two earlier posts on this study: Hanukkah miracle: Israeli Jews light more candles than American Jews and Most Israelis...
January 31, 2012 | 11:45 am
January 30, 2012 | 7:55 am
January 29, 2012 | 7:10 am
Dr. Leora F. Batnitzky, Chair of the Department of Religion at Princeton University and author of How Judaism Became a Religion: An Introduction to Modern Jewish Thought, discusses the evolution of Judaism and its role in today’s world.
Your book starts - and maybe also ends -...
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