Dr. Samuel M. Edelman is the Executive Director of the Academic Council for Israel and a visiting professor of Israel Studies and Zionism at University of Miami.
Samuel M. Edelman
By Samuel M. Edelman
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Tue., Feb. 27, 2024 • 1 P.M. ET
Today many young people are creating and sharing short cooking videos through social media channels like TikTok. For Jews from non-traditional or non-religious backgrounds this has become a fun way to engage with their Jewish identity.
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