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Berlin, Europe’s Promised City

Berlin, Europe’s Promised City
By March 30, 2015

“I am very Jewish in Berlin.” A sentence Gina Reimann hears often when speaking to young Israelis who’ve joined the “new exodus to the promised city of Berlin”. Read More

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A Memorable Time Studying Judaism, and More, in Scandinavia

A Memorable Time Studying Judaism, and More, in Scandinavia
By March 23, 2015

What drew Agnes Kelemen, a young woman involved in Jewish life and heritage in Hungary, to switch climate zones and spend a year in Sweden? Read More

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Unified, not Uniform – Jewish Life on British Campuses

Unified, not Uniform – Jewish Life on British Campuses
By March 20, 2015

Is it scary to be a young Jew at a UK university? Is it all BDS, and no BYOB? Helena Baker of the Union of Jewish Students, a member union of the European Union of Jewish Students, writes to rectify the image. Read More

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The Visible Jew – Observations on Jewish Life Between Germany and Switzerland

The Visible Jew – Observations on Jewish Life Between Germany and Switzerland
By March 13, 2015

Ukrainian-born Olga Osadtschy and her young family were not quite prepared for what moving from Germany to Switzerland would entail… Amongst it, the theft of a kippah and new-found confidence! Read More

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Last In Deed, First In Thought: Beit Makhshava and a New Jewish European Narrative

Last In Deed, First In Thought: Beit Makhshava and a New Jewish European Narrative
By March 11, 2015

In September 2014, ten young activists, thinkers and artists gathered in the Stockholm Archipelago to discuss Europe and the Jews. Read More

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What we talk about – Part 1

What we talk about – Part 1
By March 9, 2015

“Voices from Europe” guest editor Jane Braden-Golay introduces French Jews who mix Klezmer and Salsa, an American Jew living in the UK who feels that “being hated is part of being Jewish” and a smorgasbord of community news. Read More

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A Threat With No Escape

A Threat With No Escape
By March 6, 2015

Anti-Semitism is present everywhere, so is fleeing really the right approach? Read More

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Presenting: Voices from Europe

Presenting: Voices from Europe
By March 4, 2015

Coming to you live (okay, with a time difference) from Brussels: “Voices from Europe” – Your peek into young Jewish Europe! Read More

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