Monthly Archives: September 2009

The Secular Rosh Hashana

Someone has already messaged me privately on my cat forums to wish me a Happy New Jewish Year and mentioned that she looked at my blog and couldn’t find a good post where she could have added it as a … Continue reading

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Visiting Our Muslim Neighbors on Ramadan

As your average Jewish Israeli citizen, my knowledge of the Muslim holiday of Ramadan was fairly limited. Listening to the news here, it is mentioned merely in the context of possible riots in Jerusalem on Ramadan Fridays. So, when I … Continue reading

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On Breaking the Silence

I was asked by a Facebook friend for my opinion on the Israeli organization of “Shovrim Shtika” or “Breaking the Silence“. For those who don’t know, this is a relatively new organization which aims at collecting testimonials from Israeli soldiers … Continue reading

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My Long Lost Brothers and Sisters

I just read about this one on Facebook – thank you Liza for sharing this one. It’s an article on Ha’aretz newspaper about the latest campaign by our dear government – The campaign, which launched on Wednesday, urges Israelis to … Continue reading

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