The results were at times surprising…
I am grieving. I am grieving the small seeds of hope for change I have witnessed over my time living in Israel. I am grieving as I sit with my Palestinian housemates, both of us afraid to leave the house for fear of rockets and rioting blazing through our community.
Drivers traveling down Wilshire Boulevard showed their support by honking and waving to the protesters.
If the idea is to activate and inspire the next generation, consider this: 72% of Jews of “sometimes or often cook or eat traditional Jewish food.”
It’s well known that the composer of ‘White Christmas’ — Irving Berlin — was Jewish. But not many know how thoroughly Jewishness infused his work.
While the 15 x 13-foot piece held up well for most of that time, in the past few years, it began to deteriorate.
Eleven past presidents of a prominent Jewish studies organization published a letter this week expressing concerns about the recent resignation of the group’s immediate past president.
“Being inclusive starts with asking questions and understanding what people are feeling and seeking.”
“Race is new for white people, and that’s part of the problem. Jewish whiteness and the Jewish relationship to racism is different.”
Gideon Taylor, the new CEO of the JCRC, led the Claims Conference amidst a major fraud scandal involving restitution for Holocaust survivors.