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Feb 14, 2019, 3:59 PM
Eli Yishai’s hatred is not just for my kids
The Yachad party's desperate campaign is loaded with homophobia and a list of other hatreds
Allen S. Maller
Jan 29, 2019, 10:17 AM
‘Do not cook a young goat in its mother’s milk’
Why is this verse repeated three times (Exodus 23:19, Exodus 34:26, and Deuteronomy 14:21) in the Torah? The Sages of the Talmud say: Once to teach us that we should not cook meat and milk together. A second time to...
Dana Janine Diamond
Jan 28, 2019, 8:43 PM
This bill, granting more rights and legal standing to child sexual abuse victims, has been before the NY Senate for 20 years. Now, finally, with Dems in control, the bill will be made law. What does it tell you that...
Allen S. Maller
Jan 25, 2019, 11:50 PM
“Abraham listened to my voice; abiding by my …Torah” Genesis 26:5
How can the word Torah appear in the Torah before the giving of the Torah at Mt. Sinai? Torah has the general meaning of teaching, so teaching or law is often used to translate the word Torah. But the Genesis...
Allen S. Maller
Jan 15, 2019, 8:27 AM
Powerful Jewish woman dance and Israel is redeemed
“Miriam the prophet, Aaron’s sister, took up her tambourines, and all the women followed her dancing” (Exodus 15:20). This was the first of nine special occasions when the women of Israel danced joyfully. Three were when women changed the...
Jan 11, 2019, 7:11 PM
The Month Of Shevat: Striving to Climb Up the Tree of Life
I enjoy teaching Jewish values and ritual through Torah and the Siddur to those who are younger than I am. An Expression that I was taught was: “Climb Up the Tree of Life.” But, the struggle becomes, how does...
Jan 11, 2019, 8:21 AM
The Month of Shevat: Striving for Positivity
On Monday night, at my Nosh and Drash class, my teacher passed around a bag that had a word inside. When seeing the word, our job was to say one positive and one negative thing. However, this task proved...
Nathan Lopes Cardozo
Jan 9, 2019, 1:47 PM
Why I am controversial
Really, my goal is to create great religious and intellectual excitement about a protest movement that challenges the human condition -- Judaism!
Jan 9, 2019, 6:02 AM
Wearing Jewface: The Far-Left’s New Tactic
I contributed much of the research for the Tablet article that exposed Julia Salazar as an imposter, and by imposter I mean pretending to be Jewish, pretending to be an immigrant, and pretending to have grown up poor. My...
Moshe-Mordechai van Zuiden
Dec 17, 2018, 11:27 PM
Urgent call to support Rabbi Cardozo’s Academy
Rabbi Nathan Lopes Cardozo has started a crowdfunding campaign to continue his protest and opposition against corrupted uninspired backward Orthodox Judaism. This link helps you to donate. A group of donors has promised to double any gift received before...