JSG's blog

new issue of jewish Socialist magazine out now!

By JSG, March 9, 2009

If you want an alternative view of Jewish life - why not try Jewish Socialist magazine? The new issue is out now. In this issue Rabbi Jonathan Romain explains why he opposes faith schools, Tony Kushner writes about child refugees to Britain past and present, Richard Kuper analyses claims about 'the new antisemitism', Simon Lynn interviews Palestinian writer and human rights activist Raja Shehadeh, Mike Gerber writes about his 8-year project leading to his forthcoming book on Jews and jazz, Julia Bard gives her perspective on the Pope - and much more.


In Gaza and Sderot children want to live

By JSG, December 29, 2008

Israeli peace activists have taken to the streets of Tel-Aviv questioning Israel's war on Gaza. Two protests took place over the weekend. This report on the first one comes from longstanding peace activist Adam Keller, who live in Holon, and is a founder of Gush Shalom.

Saturday, December 27 - a few minutes to midnight. War in Gaza. It has come.