Reply to: Orthodox Jews Are Mostly Republicans, And More
4 hours 58 min ago
Sixty percent of Haredim attend religious services weekly or more often means 100% of the men and 20% percent of the women do. Sixty seven percent of Modern Orthodox do probably means about 80% of the men and about 50% percent of the women. Six percent of all other Jews probably means 5% of the men and 7% of the women.
Reply to: Why Some Public School Parents Are Switching To Jewish Day Schools
13 hours 8 min ago
Our local day school has African American, Chinese, and Vietnamese Jews. What did you say?
Reply to: Human Rights Is a Sacred Cause, Not A Pro-Israel Message
14 hours 2 min ago
Once again, thanks Marty for re-directing the discussion to global issues which have always captured the Jewish soul.
Reply to: Auschwitz ‘Showers’ For Tourists Cool Off Some, Offend Others
16 hours 50 min ago
[“As a Jew who has lost so many relatives in the Holocaust, they looked like the showers that the Jews were forced to take before entering the gas chambers,” Meir Bulka, a 48-year-old Israeli, told The Jerusalem Post.]
1- They do not look like the shower head.
2- Jews were not forced to shower before going into the gas chambers.
While people have the right to free speech, editors have the responsibility to not publish nonsense.
Reply to: Where Have All The Cantors Gone?
18 hours 39 min ago
A talented cantor enhances the prayer experience with spirituality. A talented cantor fosters and encourages participation in many ways creating community in song and offering listening moments. There is a place and time for the range of aesthetics in synagogue Jewish music.