New Call-to-action

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Author: navid

September/October 2017

14:31 19 September in Uncategorized
0 Comments

Profile Simon Schama Steals the Show The effusive British historian and master storyteller returns for part two of the history of the Jewish people. by Liam Hoare Daniel Pearl Investigative Journalism Initiative Strangers in their own land The end of the long civil war between Sri Lanka’s Buddhists and Tamils...

List of Jewish Genetic Diseases

17:52 17 August in Featured, Jewish World
0 Comments

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] The discovery of DNA and subsequent research has opened a new door of understanding into health, helping to uncover the genetic reasons for many diseases. Moment has put together this guide to help Ashkenazi, Sephardi and Mizrahi Jews learn more about...

King David’s Genes

17:40 16 August in Uncategorized
0 Comments

by Nadine Epstein [dropcap]T[/dropcap]hree thousand years ago, tradition says the prophet Samuel anointed a lowly shepherd named David king of Israel. A warrior who could defeat Goliath and write love psalms, David managed to pull the quarreling Jewish tribes together into one nation and then ruled...

The Evolution of David Brooks

15:10 16 August in Uncategorized
0 Comments

[dropcap]D[/dropcap]avid Brooks, that rare New York Times columnist equally criticized by liberals and conservatives alike, was born in Toronto, Canada. His father’s college teaching jobs brought the family to New York City and Philadelphia before Brooks headed off to college at the University of Chicago,...

Jewish Word // Beshert

13:53 11 August in Uncategorized
0 Comments

A Talmudic Date with Destiny Stroll Manhattan’s Upper West Side on a Saturday night and you’ll find yourself surrounded on all sides by prospective couples trying each other out. The last few years have seen an explosion in the neighborhood’s popularity among Jews in their twenties...