Love and lies on Temple Mount
Shoshanna Keats Jaskoll
History recalls the liars first
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Tide is already turning
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Converts are part of us —
at all levels
Drop-outs can repair the rifts
Judaism, Middle Eastern again
When it’s time to step down
There is a time when leaders must step down, when they age out of being responsive to the needs of their constituents, or it’s time to give someone else a try.
Stereotypes aren’t always true
Heaven knows I prefer philosemitism to antisemitism, but only in the sense that I’d prefer dog mess on my shoe to dog mess in my dinner, writes David Aaronovitch.
Here’s a place for all of us
It’s fair to say that, when conceived, there were doubts about creating a US-style Jewish community centre in London, but these have been overcome for Jennifer Lipman.
Monday, August 7, 2017
About The Mooch and Me
Stephen Rosenthal realises he has quite a lot in common with former White House press secretary Anthony Scaramucci
Thursday, August 3, 2017
We must ask these three questions
The potential for Jews to be seen as stereotypes is only likely to grow, with all the perils that entails
Are shuls catering for all members?
There is one thing which remains entirely constant for every shul member. That is the fact that they are unique individuals, with unique hopes, dreams, doubts and aspirations, writes Yoni Birnbaum.
Monday, July 31, 2017
Don’t forget our heroes
Sephardic Jews are not without heroes. Ignoring them leaves us poorer, writes Ben Judah
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Orthodoxy should be able to evolve
The condemnation of Rabbi Dweck is a grotesque insult to many of our friends and family who are gay and an attack on civic equality, writes Daniel Finkelstein
Our past is being denied to us
I don’t know of another nation whose history and connection to its land is being erased in a concerted campaign to deny its rights, culture, land, and holy sites, writes Shoshanna Keats Jaskoll.
Monday, July 24, 2017
Macron indulges his audiences
Macron tells audiences what they want to hear. But he is not a reliable defender of the Jewish people, writes Melanie Phillips
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Keep an eye on these MPs
The outcome of the contests to elect new chairs of nearly 30 Commons select committees is revealing.
An ‘actual Jewish wife’ writes
Not all of us are at home waiting to cook our husband’s meal. They do occasionally let us out of the shtetl to forge careers of our own, writes Abigail Radnor
Now we're fighting, not for the Kotel, but over it
No one can take this Wall down. Some want to claim ownership. But no one can own the right to another person’s longings
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Same old Middle East debate? Maybe not
That the government itself sought a debate on Israel and the Palestinians may be an indication of Tory intentions to take the matter seriously over the next year or two.
Friday, July 14, 2017
This is your story, and mine
She had never appeared in a musical before, so why was Tracy-Ann Oberman determined to take the part of Golde in Fiddler on the Roof?
Tracy Ann Oberman
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Fake news can damage us all
What is real and what is fake? We will always have our own opinions, but are we destined never to agree on a common set of facts?
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