Monthly Archives: February 2011

Date My Jewish Friend

Date My Jewish Friend – Tag Team Speed Dating Wednesday, March 9, 9PM, Central Synagogue Community House (123 East 55th St.) Hosted by comedic actress and creator of Date My Jewish Friend, Michelle Slonim. The essentials: –Wednesday, March 9th, … Read More

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Birth Writing: All The Young Dudes

I wasn’t sick just yet, but in a very Israeli manner, it was a preemptive strike to secure my borders. Read More

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Gay Porn For Israel

Pornographic actor and director, Michael Lucas, threatened to organize a boycott of the NYC LGBT Center for their decision to host a party for the group, Israeli Apartheid Week, and it seemed to pay off. Read More

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Daily Jewce: Clampdown In Libya, New Yorker On Haaretz, Glenn Beck On Reform Jews, Timberlake As A Stooge And More

In the news today: Libya lockdown, David Remnick talks about the future of an Israeli institution, Glenn Beck says more things that will anger Jews, and much more. Read More

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Rahm Emanuel And The Golden Era Of Jewish American Politics

Last night, Rahm Emanuel became the first Jewish Chicago mayoral candidate to win the election. Is this the golden era for Jewish-American politics? Read More

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Notes From The Delegation: Is Spiritual Power The Most Solid Foundation?

Jewish social action requires us to locate our spiritual power. Anyone can set out to make the world a better place, a friendlier place, a more peaceful or equitable place. As a Jewish leader it is my relationship with God and my people that brings deeper meaning and purpose to my quest for justice. Read More

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The Ira Glass Infatuation Post/ This American Life Review: Parent Trap

Ira lets his friends do a lot of the work this week. Read More

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FFJD Interview: The Boys from “The Pursuit of Jappiness”

Have you seen the Pursuit of Jappiness video? We talk to the guys behind it. Read More

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