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#MOTEK Reloaded

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#MOTEK Artist Spotlight: Idan Raichel

Idan Raichel is a phenomenal Israeli musician, songwriter and musician. He is best known for The Idan Raichel Project, a piece orchestra that features artists from around the world. 121 more words


#MOTEK Sponsor Spotlight: GreenSoil

Shalom, MOTEKs!!!

We are so grateful that GreenSoil Investments is one of our incredible sponsors. GreenSoil is an investment house with a portfolio of venture capital and private equity funds focused on investing in companies that create value through offering products and services which enable smart and efficient utilization of resources such as time, energy, electricity, water, people and land. 29 more words


#MOTEK's Tune of the Day: Tomorrow by Aviv Geffen

Happy Hump Day! Here’s a beat to get you through the day.


Today Israel belonged to its Moroccans and not its Persians (anymore)

Last night and today the festival of Mimounah was celebrated in Israel.

This festival belongs to Morocco’s Jewish community, which started celebrating it in the 18th century. 297 more words

Israelsplaining Redux

I’ve written a bit before about the Israeli government’s new initiative to…well, fix? save? something?…diaspora Judaism. Now this appears in The Forward as a puff piece for the new project. 629 more words


Female Rabbi, chaplain with 82nd Airborne in Afghanistan

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan — Army Capt. Heather Borshof expects the questions.

“What’s that on your uniform?” passers-by ask the chaplain for the Fort Bragg-based 330th Movement Control Battalion. 440 more words