Is it appropriate to celebrate the death of an enemy? May 13, 2011

Father Dave Dwyer and Rabbi Brad Hirschfield discuss the different reactions of the public to the death of Osama bin Laden.

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The Busted Halo, Sirius XM Radio, 5/5/11

36 Under 36: Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster, 32 May 12, 2011

Clal’s Rabbis Without Border Fellow Rachel Kahn-Troster was selected as one of The Jewish Week’s 36 under 36. More...
By Julie Wiener from the Jewish Week

Newspaper Airbrushes Out Hillary Clinton May 11, 2011

Rabbi Brad Hirschfield joins LIVE to discuss the controversy over a hasidic newspaper airbrushing out Hillary Clinton from a historic photo.

Fox Live, 5/10/11

On the Move May 11, 2011

Appointment Debra Tuchman, director and secretary, Tuchman Family Foundation, to board chair, National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership.

From The Chronicle of Philanthropy,

Kabbalah, Madonna and the IRS: What's Really Going On May 11, 2011

"...According to a story in the Los Angeles Times, The Kabbalah Centre is the focus of a federal tax evasion investigation probing, among other things, the finances of two charities connected to Madonna, the center's most famous adherent..."


From Brad Hirschfield’s blog on The Huffington Post

What happens when the Messiah doesn’t show? May 11, 2011

"I am a Jew, and one who believes in the coming of the Messiah, but I am far more interested in making the world messianic – peaceful, plentiful and teeming with life, than I am with the question of when the Messiah will actually arrive..."


From Brad Hirschfield’s blog in the Washington Post’s "On Faith" Column

Tweeting the Encyclopedia of Jewish Women May 10, 2011

"‘Big Hats and bigger opinions, she knew ‘This woman’s place is in the House—the House of Representatives,’ Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder tweeted on May 2, the launch day for Jewish Women’s Archive’s ‘#jwapedia: Tweeting the Encyclopedia’ project.

Our Top 10 Israeli Foods - Bring Them Home This Yom Ha'atzmaut May 10, 2011

"To experience the complete wonder of contemporary Israeli food you might have to get on a plane, but if you want to bring home a bit of the flavor for Israeli Independence Day today, consider this short list..."

By Ruth Abusch-Magder from The Jew & the Carrot on The Forward

President Obama on Israel’s 63rd Birthday May 10, 2011

"...Like so much of what the President has done regarding Israel, the words are all right, (the unbreakable bond between our two nations, the necessity to pursue peace for the security of our two nations and that of the world, etc.) but it doesn’t quite “sing”..."

From Windows & Doors, Brad Hirschfield’s daily blog on Beliefnet

Bin Laden's Death: Should We Celebrate? May 9, 2011

Rabbi Brad Hirschfield joins Fox News LIVE to discuss the controversy over celebrating Bin Laden’s death.

Fox Live "God Talk", 5/6/11

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