Thu, April 24, 2014 /       View Shabbat / Jewish Calendar

JewishBoston.com

 
1 2
Don't Wipe That Smile Off Your Face

Don't Wipe That Smile Off Your Face

You'd think a little slice of land inhabited by more than a few intense, sometimes argumentative people who are obliged to fight in the military... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
Leaving Egypt Behind - Embracing Sacred Metaphor at Passover

Leaving Egypt Behind - Embracing Sacred Metaphor at Passover

When my grandfather retired from his congregation, he became a “cruise ship” rabbi and he traveled the world with my grandmother. My first year of... Read More
The Twitter Scrolls- Joseph in Egypt Edition

The Twitter Scrolls- Joseph in Egypt Edition

A crack team of researchers recently unearthed fragments of ancient tweets that had been kept on a remote Egyptian server farm in the Nile Delta.... Read More
Posted in: Humor
The New Vilna Review

The Cautious and the Careless

As various processes of change seem to take hold throughout the Middle East and North Africa there seem to be two camps emerging among observers... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
The New Vilna Review

Sharing the Building Blocks of Civil Society and Democracy, in the Middle East

Israeli leaders have been understandably quiet over the last few weeks nervously watching as one country after another in the Middle East and North Africa... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
The New Vilna Review

Democracy (with a side of Anti-Semitism?) in Egypt

It seems that the entire world (including many journalists) has been voicing a non-stop stream of effusive and unqualified praise and support for events taking... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
The David Project

The Balance of Optimism and Pessimism in Herzliya

by David Bernstein I'm at the Herzliya Conference in Israel, titled "The Balance of Israel's National Security," where strategic thinkers gather to discuss the big... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
The New Vilna Review

A Teachable Moment for Israel ?

 “Uncertainty” has once again become the watch word for the Middle East: With Hezbollah in power in Lebanon, the Egyptian government on the brink of... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
The New Vilna Review

How Will Israel Respond?

As unrest continues to spread in the Arab world, most visibly in Egypt & Tunisia, but perhaps most dangerously (in the near and medium term)... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
The New Vilna Review

A Looming Storm in Lebanon

I have written several piece lately about the unrest (revolution?) taking place in Egypt, and the potential threat it poses to the overall stability of... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
 
1 2