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Now on The Canteen

Summer Camp, Life Skills and Confidence

July 31, 2014 12:33am

In partnership with The Jewish Week's "The New Normal" blog, FJC is pleased to present a series of blog posts featuring a range of different voices sh...


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How Did the Jews Become a Global People?

July 23, 2014 3:22pm

“How did the Jews become a global people?” “They got pushed around a bunch.” “They had to go to different places.” Indeed. Looking at the div...


Now on Keshet

Struggling with the Shabbos Bride

July 31, 2014 10:54am

Lekhah Dodi ('Come my friend') is the hymn sung on Friday night to welcome Shabbat. The prayer begins, "Come my friend, to meet the bride; let us welc...


Now on Kveller

Madonna's Amazing Ceasefire Plan (in Photo...

August 1, 2014 2:28pm

  Madonna has been trying to negotiate an end to the bloodshed in the Middle East via Instagram for a while now, and has offered some step...


Now on Members of the Scribe

A Book and Its Translators

July 31, 2014 4:49pm

Informally, a three-way bargain was struck. For my part, I worked to persuade Szybalski, who ran a small foundation that gave grants for research ...


Now on Mixed Multitudes

We're hiring a Director of Audience Development

July 8, 2014 9:50am

As we announced a few months ago, MyJewishLearning, Inc. and JTA are merging. Now we're looking to hire a marketing professional to join our team as D...


Now on The Nosher

Zucchini Noodles Two Ways

July 31, 2014 8:01am

I am a total carb-oholic. I love cake, freshly baked bread and I would rather eat a bowl of pasta with butter more than anything in the world. I proud...


Now on Rabbis Without Borders

What We Need This Tisha B'Av: Respectful Disagreement

August 1, 2014 4:34pm

The world is in chaos. An airplane with more than 300 people shot down over Ukraine. Hundreds of thousands of people killed in Syria. A fundamentalist...


Now on Southern & Jewish

Operation Oneg: A Southern & Jewish Soldier Story

July 30, 2014 8:37am

Last week was my first adventure on the road as an Education Fellow. I went to Montgomery and Auburn, Alabama, and then continued on to Columbus, Geor...


Now on The Torch

Camp as a Place for Change

July 31, 2014 10:03am

I still have not gotten situated to the long Shabbats of the summer. For sixteen summers, I was immersed in the beauty that is Camp Stone. At camp I l...