Category Archives: Israel

The Future of the Jews. עתידם של היהודים.


With the war and Gaza and anti-Jewish protests everywhere, I thought now was the time to write this. Sounds dire, doesn’t it?  Most of this is philosophical and asking questions with a little silliness at the end. You are a … Continue reading

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Israel Needs Its Own Al Jazeera.


Well why not?  Al Jazeera gets to broadcast the Arab point of view.  Yes, I know, Jews have been accused of controlling the media in the United States.  Doesn’t matter, it will be said anyway. Perfect world, the broadcasting would … Continue reading

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Hamas and Comparisons. חמאס והשוואות.


I was on the phone with my Mom.   We were discussing Gaza and Hamas.  I have a friend, who has a friend in US Intelligence.  His take on Hamas is that, they are not strong enough to carry out … Continue reading

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Simon Schama The Story of the Jews


I watched all five episodes of the Simon Schama series, The Story of the Jews.  It may be the best series I’ve seen on Judaism, that really makes you understand why certain things happened. Much of this is my interpretation … Continue reading

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Don’t Want to Be a Refuge and Wander the Earth.


Jews throughout history know this feeling all too well.  This was brought up Friday, by my work buddy Anastase, who’s from Rwanda.  I’m reading a book by a Rwandan exile named Louise Mushikiwabo called Rwanda Means the Universe. Anastase said … Continue reading

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Selling the Jewish Brand


In this modern era, companies, agencies, etc. discuss branding.  As we’re seeing the usual Anti-Semitic canards, why don’t we turn this around.  What do non-Jews worldwide like about Jews and Judaism? I need to take time out to discuss converts.  … Continue reading

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