Friday, August 23, 2019
She’s Got Reading on the Brain
American Technion Society
With Technion–Israel Institute of Technology Assistant Professor Tzipi Horowitz-Kraus
Decision On Tlaib, Omar Splits Modern Orthodox Community
Serious debate playing out as movement struggles to navigate political storm.
Jews Who Vote Democratic Are ‘Disloyal,’ Trump Says
Jewish Week Editors
On Ban, Criticism From An Unlikely Source
After Truck Ramming, Anti-ICE Activists Press For Action
The Jewish protestors of Never Again Action demanding Rhode Island close facility.
The New Normal
‘No Limits in Motion’: An Accessible Birthright Trip
Like so many Jewish college students, Naomi Hess had an amazing Birthright experience; her trip was designed with accessibility at the forefront.
Wall To Wall, The Art Of Jewish Learning
Amy Sara Clark
Art brings Jewish history alive on Park Avenue Synagogue’s walls.
How ‘Fiddler’ Made It To The Stage
New documentary tracks the iconic show’s origin story.
Richard Zimler’s latest novel stakes a claim to a ‘charismatic’ Jewish teacher and offers a different kind of gospel.
As A Mexican-Jewish Lawmaker, I’m Doubly Targeted By Trump
Still Focused On The Future, In Word And Deed
Nonagenarian Daniel Rose lives out the tikkun olam ethic.
Despite Hate-Filled Flyer, Ridgewood-Area Rabbis Say Jews There Feel Safe
Area residents consider the slur-filled graphic more of a fluke than a trend.
Stakes High In Moving Charedi Women Into Tech
Pilot education project facing economic, cultural headwinds
The Tensions Behind ‘Our Boys’
The new HBO show is a snapshot of the tensions that other contemporary Israeli television shows popular here often miss.
Gratitude Is Only The Beginning
Rabbi Charles E. Savenor
Child Victims Act
For Abuse Survivors, A New Shot At Justice
As ‘look-back’ window opens, a sense of disbelief and gratitude.
Under The Tu B’av Full Moon
Rishe Groner reflects on Tu B’av, a day of realigning the relationship between masculine and feminine.
NYC Jewish-y Events, August 23 – September 1
Your weekly guide to educational, cultural and quirky events in New York City, with a Jewish bent.
The Price Israel Will Pay For Banning Tlaib And Omar
Jonathan S. Tobin
This Beach Could Be Rio
A Literary Getaway Along The Neversink
Fiction comes to the Catskills!
Why did I get this?
Like this newsletter?
Forward to a friend
© 2019 JEWISH WEEK, All Rights Reserved