Posts Tagged ‘Haredi Jews’

March 5th, 2016 - 9:02 am § in Misc.

Jew Man, Jew Lady … Funnie Selfie


November 3rd, 2015 - 4:08 pm § in Misc.

Orthodox Jews Ban Females From Being Rabbis

 The Rabbinical Council of America, America’s main modern Orthodox rabbinical association;  voted last week to ban the hiring of “clergywomen.” “RCA members with positions in Orthodox institutions may not ordain women into the Orthodox rabbinate, regardless of the title used; or hi[...]

September 25th, 2015 - 11:11 am § in Misc.

Of Jews and Race

The idea that Jews are “white” is racist and deeply offensive to me.   I grew up as a Jew in a very antisemitic part of Boston.  After my Dad returned from his service in WWII Germany, his life was threatened by toughs.  I still treasure the German “head breaker” cane he [...]

August 10th, 2015 - 9:06 pm § in Politics

On the Paradox of Jews in the Jewish State

I’ve seen this guy Ettinger referred to as a Zionist. But people who use the term Zionist in that way don’t really understand it. Zionism originated as a secular movement promoting a Palestinian homeland for Jews, to be run by a secular democratic government. And that’s essentially[...]