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October 12th, 2017 - 1:02 am § in Jews, Misc.

Simchat Torah

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July 24th, 2017 - 8:32 am § in Misc.

Uganda’s Jews are down to one meal a day because of East Africa famine

JEWISH FAMINE FOR AFRICAN JEWS But this year, the situation is dire for Uganda’s 2,000 Jews, the Abayudaya. These Jews live in the east of the country in a hilly, rural area that lacks paved roads, consistent electricity and freely running water. The Abayudaya’s crops have been hit hard by t[...]

April 13th, 2017 - 5:27 pm § in Jews, Misc.

Passover Memories

Pesach (Passover) is my favorite holiday. I enjoy reading about the journey from slavery to freedom and the journey of spiritual growth. I connect with Passover, because I’ve gone through my own journey. My mother is a convert to Judaism and my dad was born Jewish. We were traditional, observed al[...]

October 3rd, 2016 - 1:07 am § in Jews, Misc.

The Jews of Nigeria

In Nigeria, a Fight Over the Souls of Jewish ‘Lost Tribe’ The Igbo of Nigeria have long believed themselves to be descended from the Israelites of the bible, an oral history passed on for generations. Shavei Israel, a Zionist organization that seeks “lost” and “hidden” Jews worldwide, of[...]

April 30th, 2016 - 1:46 am § in Misc.

What Is “Caucasian?”

So, we know from modern genetics that people from the Caucuses invaded Europe about 9000 years ago. Those Caucasians are the ancestors of most Europeans … aka “white” folks. However, that migration does not do much to explain skin color. White folks also include Jews, Arabs, Iran[...]

March 28th, 2016 - 9:09 am § in Buchenwald, Jews, Misc.

BUCHENWALD 105: Is There Jewish Racism?

  I as a darker skinned Yemenite Jew living as a minority within our community in America. Eiron Taiz Mizrachi identifies as a Genderqueer, gay, person of color and is of Yemenite Jewish heritage .   (abstracted) Note:  Eiron’s blog at the Times of Israel  is hard to read, not the le[...]

January 7th, 2016 - 10:05 am § in Misc.

THEY WOULDN’T EVEN BURY HER

  We’ll call her Yonah. ON MY MIND  JANUARY 4, 2016 MANISHTANA   From the Jewnited Nations website: “A mutual friend informed a group of us that Yonah had passed away and that the funeral would be later that week in Brooklyn, they weren’t sure when yet. But they wanted to make[...]