Join us for this fall for a monthly Sunday morning gathering of infants and toddlers (ages newborn – 3 years old) and their loving grown-ups (parent, grandparent, nanny or friend). My Grown Up and Me gatherings will feature PJ Library books, songs, rhymes, puppets and...
Mussar, a Jewish spiritual practice, provides tools for living a more balanced life. This Jewish learning experience is designed for couples where one partner identifies as Jewish and the other partner identifies within a different faith. Mussar for Couples will be...
Mussar, a Jewish spiritual practice, provides tools for living a more balanced life. If you are a working mom in your 30s or 40s, you probably have more on your ‘to-do’ list than time! But, many have found that taking time to reflect, be more mindful and...
Frey, who has gone from progressive rising star to a figure vilified for refusing to defund his city's police force, made his position clear on MSNBC. The post Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey supports reparations for African Americans, ‘as a Jew’ appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
The funding, part of a $66 billion package, earned praised from an array of Jewish groups and pushes back against Trump administration defunding. The post House subcommittee advances $250M in spending for dialogue programs and Palestinian business development appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
The Cabinet met to discuss making areas in Jerusalem and eight other cities restricted zones. The post Benny Gantz enters quarantine as Israel hits highest total of confirmed coronavirus cases in 24 hours appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
The #StopHateForProfit leaders said Zuckerberg and other Facebook executives only addressed one item on their list of 10 demands. The post Civil rights groups leading the Facebook ad boycott met with Mark Zuckerberg. They say nothing has changed. appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
A state administrative judge paved the way for the Brooklyn service to get its ambulance, but the protracted battle isn't over. The post We’re Hasidic women with our own EMT corps. Here’s why we’re fighting for our own ambulance. appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
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Joseph Eichler, a prominent California builder in the middle of the 20th century, was a pioneer of non-discriminatory housing policy. The post This Jewish real estate developer pushed to integrate the suburbs appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
"To benefit from the bad is something that makes me sad. But I can’t have complaints that people live in the reality that exists,” said a man who lost his brother and brother-in-law to coronavirus. The post Brooklyn’s Hasidic Jews are acting like they have herd immunity. Could they be right? appeared first on Jewish […]
From buying a house virtually to organizing "kiddush-to-go," it's looking very different than previous years. The post What it’s like to start a job as a rabbi mid-pandemic appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
Israel usually absorbs 30,000 immigrants a year. For multiple reasons, the Jewish Agency is expecting some 250,000 new immigrants over the next three to five years. The post Immigration to Israel could spike due to the coronavirus pandemic, leading groups say appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
Considering the excellence of the original film and the cultural oversaturation of "Fiddler," can we please consider something else for adaptation? The post We simply do not need another ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.