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Capturing the Faces of the Global Refugee Crises

4 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

LOS ANGELES — The Annenberg Space for Photography serendipitously opened their latest exhibition Refugee during the Jewish holiday of Passover, which celebrates one of our most enduring refugee narratives, the Israelites’ exodus from Egypt (even if its veracity is in doubt).

Man accused in Jewish Center bomb plot faces new charge

2 months agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A South Florida man accused of trying to detonate a bomb at a synagogue and Jewish school during Passover observances is facing a new charge.

2016 Fleet Week Begins With Parade Of Ships Today!

Passover for Gays starts now. Fleet Week, a celebration of the country's sea services, kicks off with the Parade of Ships, which starts at 10 a.m. and ends around 3 p.m. [ more › ]

IT HAPPENED TO ME: My Stomach Exploded and I Couldn’t Eat or Drink for Six Years

3 months agoLifestyle : xoJane

When I was 18 years old, I was your typical well-fed Jewish girl, partial to Chinese food and non-alcoholic Shirley Temples. It was the night of our family Passover seder — a favorite holiday of mine. As always, there were 30 joyous and over-stuffed friends and family surrounding us; we told the... Continue reading

Passover Haggadah Graphic Novel Featured On Indiegogo

3 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

This book will feature both Hebrew text and an English translation.

A Missed Opportunity to Support Secular Life in Israel

Four days before Passover, on the slopes of Mount Scopus, a group of Kohanim sacrificed a lamb as mandated by the laws of Exodus. The Kohanim, members of the priestly caste supposedly descended from Moses’s brother Aaron, erected their...Show More Summary

Teenagers Leave Paint Splashed All Over 1,300-Year-Old Monument

4 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“Youths on their Passover vacation vandalized the archeological site Ashdod-Yam citadel … with paints on Tuesday as part of a ‘color party.’ At their festivities, they threw paint over each other and the site” – and, of course, posted photos of it all on social media so they could get busted.

Muslim Convert Charged With Wanting to Bomb Synagogue on Passover: “This is gonna be like, like f—in’ September 11 s—!”

The story waits until paragraph 16 to point out his religion, of course. A Florida man was busted for a twisted terrorist bombing against a synagogue, which he wanted to be on the scale of the Sept. 11 attacks. The … Continued

Celebrate Passover with the General Muir

Chef Todd Ginsberg remembers watching his mom and aunts dance around the kitchen during Passover. They cooked heaping plates of charoset, matzoh ball soup, and brisket for more than 40 family members. It was a special holiday, one reserved for the family. When Ginsberg opened the General Muir in 2012, he wanted to extend the tradition to the rest of Atlanta.

8 Ways Of Exodus For Your Passover

Here rapper Kosha Dillz recounts eight different ways artists can achieve their own personal exodus from the pressures and constraints of the music industry during passover. _________________________________ Guest Post by Kosha Dillz As passover is happening, and I curated Matzahchella in the desert, maybe there are things you are thinking...

Strawberry Pavlova for Passover

4 months agoFood & Drink / Cooking : Foodista

Pavlova is a light and airy dessert that originated from New Zealand.  Large disks of meringue are stacked high with whipped cream and topped with fresh berries.  If you are preparing pavlova for passover, make sure that you are using all kosher ingredients.

Why was this Night Different from All Other Nights: An Eighth and Final Seder in the White House

Shabbat Shalom to all! Yesterday, President and Mrs. Obama hosted the White House Passover Seder. As we say when we read the Passover Haggadah, why was this night different from all other nights? This night was different from all other...Show More Summary

How to be a better friend, even when you’re busy

The best time for people with Aspergers to throw a party for their friends is PassoverPassover is a very long meal where Jewish people follow proscribed conversations and eating rituals. No unstructured socializing. Which means people with Aspergers can have all their friends around with minimal social anxiety. Plus, done well, Passover is a Jewish drinking...

The top 41 tweets of the week, picked by someone who reads all the tweets on Twitter.

4 months agoHumor / odd : Happy Place

This was an action-packed week, featuring five primary elections, a new Beyonce album, President Obama traveling abroad, the NFL draft, and the breadless holiday of Passover. Tweets on these topics, plus jokes about Happy Days, signs on bathrooms, Jabba The Hutt and more, in the top 41 tweets of the week! 1. Show More Summary

Israel closes crossing to Gaza for Passover

Ma‘an reports, "Israeli authorities closed the Kerem Shalom crossing between the Gaza Strip and Israel from Thursday for the end of the Jewish holiday of Passover. Head of the PA’s Crossings and Border Department, Nathmi Mhanna, told Ma‘an the crossing would be sealed until Sunday with the exception of fuel entering the besieged enclave."

This Passover We Call for Freedom and Dignity for All

When I was seventeen, I traveled through the deep south with a group of African American and Jewish teens from the D.C. area to engage with the history of the Civil Rights movement. During our visits to Black churches, we learned that the story of Exodus was and is still a huge part of Southern Black culture. Show More Summary

Passover 2016

The night before Passover, about to dip a hunk of sourdough into olive oil, I started to smell a memory: hunting through the darkened house with my grandfather, a candle, a feather and a paper bag. In an inside out retelling of Hansel and Gretel my grandfather and I sought the crumbs hidden in corners by my grandmother. Show More Summary

Molly Jackson is a Purist

I really wanted to do something this week about Passover and all the Jewish comic creators. Maybe one day I will, but I saw a movie and now I have it stuck in a loop in my mind. Last weekend on my flight back from the west coast, I finally got the chance to see […]

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