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BARUCH HASHEM!

“My identifying with this entity and my fulfilling the rituals, etcetera, of the entity — that has ended.” dr. laura renounces judaism! praise jah! one less person we don’t need on our side…

arbeiters and writers

the jewish labor committe, along with the congress for jewish culture and the yiddish forward have organized a gathering to commemorate the jewish writers murdered in the lubyanka prison in moscow on aug. 12, 1952. the program will feature poems, songs and memoirs read by poets, actors, and scholars of yiddish including...

Inspring Kabbalah Through Fiction

Rabbi Mitchell Chefitz, of South Florida has written the first two in a series of fictional novels which also serve as an introduction to Kabbalah. The Seventh Telling, and The Thirty Third Hour are about real modern Jews studying Kabblah and relating it to their lives in a meaningful way that is...

the rudeboy rebbe

here’s a little taster from mattisyahu’s forthcoming LP connective redirective, coming next spring from jdub records… “close my eyes” — 7.7mb 192k mp3.

A Little Comparative Mythology for the 9th of Av

Today is Tisha B’Av, the 9th of Av, a day which commemorates the destruction of the Holy Temple of Jerusalem, the Bays HaMikdash, by both the Babylonians in 586 BCE, and again by the Romans in 70CE. photo c/o grubness The Talmud teaches that the second temple was destroyed for the sin...

Reign of the May King

Dubbed “Poet Laureate of the Beat Generation,” Allen Ginsberg is arguably one of the most influential poets in literary history, continuing in the traditon of such greats as Blake, Whitman and Williams. A writer, photographer, filmmaker, political activist, first generation JuBu, and champion for queer rights (and incidentally a card carrying member...

now this is just really wrong

“Israel’s parliament passed a measure Thursday that would force Palestinians who marry Israelis to live separate lives or move out of Israel. The government said the law was necessary to prevent terror attacks, but critics called it racist.”