Matti Friedman and Haim Watzman spoke about their books and their IDF experience at an author event at the Tower of David.
אין מילים There are No Words, “Ain Milim”
Aliya is a tough process for normal people. Olim appreciate all the help they can get to make the transition to Israeli life as pleasant as possible – Klita N’ima, and even for deciding if they’ll make aliya. Should you make aliya? Could you make aliya? Will political realities FORCE you …
There is a battle raging in Israel and sadly, it is between Ultra-Orthodox Jews and non-Ultra-Orthodox Jews. On the bright side, it is a battle that unifies many diverse communities. On the negative side, they are unified against one of our own. In the last few weeks, the debate has …
It is high time we break out of this terrible impasse and deadlock. It is high time we respectfully request all the rabbanim to come together to provide a concrete Step No. 1 – if not Nos. 2 and 3 too – to finding a solution to the rift, as we also request all to acknowledge and accept Torah.
How can it be that there are Jews right here in Eretz Yisrael who know nothing about Torah and Judaism?!
Today, as the world remembers, I live the only answer I could imagine to the Nazis and yes, even to Holocaust Remembrance Day
Whatever awaits Israel in the coming week is irrelevant right now. Shabbat is coming.
Haven’t we all hated – been filled with sin’at chinam (baseless hatred) – long enough?