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chocolate AND cinnamon babka

Serves: 3 loaves

Cooking Time: 1 hour

I tend not to comment about any of the recipes posted on this blog. However, this one needs a hats off… as a HUGE Seinfeld fan.. 719 more words

Comfort

Perched on a slippery slope.

I was supposed to be writing this blog in Israel as credit for my masters. I was going to travel with the SMU Embrey Human Rights Program and spend two weeks meeting with Israeli and Palestinian NGOs as well as seeing the historical sites.  289 more words

Christian

Israel's Use of "Disproportionate Force"

Shalom:

We have been hearing a lot lately about Israel’s use of “disproportionate force.” I would like to pose the question, What is “‘proportionate force?” Should Israel send unguided rockets into civilian areas of Gaza? 674 more words

Jewish

DENNIS TRAINOR JR CRITICISM OF BILL MAHAR IS A DIRECT ATTACK ON ISRAEL

AN OPEN LETTER TO DENNIS TRAINOR JR ON HIS RESPONSE TO BILL MAHAR TWEET REGARDING ISRAEL AND GAZA:
Dennis,
I tend to agree with your abhorrence of Bill’s analogy. 225 more words

Ethics

The 66 Year-Old War and How You Can Help

Friday marks the eighth anniversary of my dear friend Michael Levin’s death. Many have learned of Michael’s story, whether it be through the news, his parents who have personally traveled the country to tell of their son’s heroic actions, or through a birthright trip, where all participants stop at Michael’s grave and learn of what one American citizen did for his Jewish homeland. 854 more words

Israel

We Are On Our Own: A Memoir by Miriam Katin

We Are On Our Own: A Memoir
by Miriam Katin
Drawn and Quarterly Press, 2006
ISBN: 978-1896597201
136 p.p.

In a review of Miriam Katin’s graphic memoir… 859 more words

Memoir