I am a huge advocate for standing up for what’s right, freedom of speech and people’s right to speak their mind; when it has direct impact on their lives, like a local issue. Most often than not, I am raising hell over various issues, opening my big mouth and trying to change things...
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Audio: Rabbi Werfel on witnessing the Har Nof attack
May 9, 2011 | 1:56 pm
February 28, 2011 | 10:17 am
Attending a wedding the other week of a couple that I introduced, made me think of the many Mitzvot that we are supposed to perform in our lifetime. Having been somewhat of a Matchmaker since I was in high school, I had never really thought about it as a Mitzvah, or a good deed. ...
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June 17, 2004 | 8:00 pm
Leafing through travel books on Turkey at Tel Aviv's L'Metayel (For the Traveler), veteran sojourner Ronen Lazar suggests how to curb the phenomenon of the "ugly Israeli" -- the obnoxious Israeli tourist.
"There should be a law forbidding Israelis from going overseas for at least...
January 1, 2004 | 7:00 pm
Like many hothead progressives around the world, I preach antiracism, teach multiculturalism and recognize the United States to be a politically and culturally imperialistic society.
Proper revolutionary that I am, I have no problem with guerrilla warfare against oppressive regimes,...
August 21, 2003 | 8:00 pm
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January 6, 2000 | 7:00 pmReligious discrimination in the workplace may be less of a problem for Jews than for other religious minorities, according to a new nationwide study.
Of the nearly 675 people surveyed -- most of whom are affiliated with one of five religious minorities in the United States -- 66...