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Moses Mendelssohn: Personally Observant Progenitor Of Reform Judaism

20 Tammuz 5777 – July 13, 2017
The leading fighter for Jewish civil rights in Germany, he used his respect and renown to assist individual Jews and entire communities in disputes with the German authorities and he facilitated the revocation of many anti-Semitic laws.

A Hebrew in the Heartland – Have We Gone Off the Wall?!? [audio]

11 Tammuz 5777 – July 5, 2017
The whole Western Wall affair is a PR manipulation by some parties who wish to cause chaos in Israel.

If Someone Compares You to Korah, It’s Not a Death Threat

4 Tammuz 5777 – June 28, 2017
When Uri Regev spins Rabbi Amar's statements to mean the Rabbi aspires to see all Reform Jews dead, he, too, is engaging in the same sort of grandiose and cynical populism of Korah.

Tillerson’s State Dept. Refusing to Celebrate Ramadan

3 Sivan 5777 – May 28, 2017
It is difficult to ignore the influence of Jewish tradition on Muslim rituals in general and Ramadan in particular, in a kind of upping the spiritual ante on the part of the illiterate security guard who started a new religion.

Abbas Last Arab Leader on Trump’s Call Schedule

12 Adar 5777 – March 10, 2017
President Donald Trump on Friday plans to call Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas for the first time, according to the official White House schedule....

Tuesday the Rabbi Was Kicked Out for Performing Intermarriages

21 Kislev 5777 – December 21, 2016
At the same time, there is a creeping acceptance of intermarriages within the Conservative movement.

Jewish ‘Pluralists’ Rage as Rabbi Riskin Gives Only One Finger, Not Entire Hand

2 Heshvan 5777 – November 3, 2016
Rabbi Riskin tried to put a leash on this cat and take it on a walkie when he told Ha'aretz he would accept Reform conversions should the Reform agree to the requirements of "immersion in the mikveh, circumcision, and basic knowledge and practice of Judaism."

Phantom Nation – Potpourri [audio]

13 Tammuz 5776 – July 19, 2016
Sha'i tackles the current hot topics of more Muslim terror, the Druze, the French, the "Gays" and Reform's lost sheep.

Women of the Wall Caught in Mix of Bad Timing, Bad Taste

25 Sivan 5776 – June 30, 2016
Happy birthday, Frannie, may you grow up to marry a Jewish guy.

I Love Reform Jews

16 Sivan 5776 – June 22, 2016
We can disagree with a reform Jew and even despise his opinions, but we should love him for his connection to the Jewish Nation.

Analysis: Jerusalem Chief Rabbi’s ‘Protest Prayer’ May Be Just What Reform Campaign Needed

9 Sivan 5776 – June 15, 2016
The Bennett solution resolves the conflict in a peaceful way, which is not something the Reform and Conservative movements want.

Biden Professes Love for Israel and Scorn for Degrading Obama

26 Heshvan 5776 – November 8, 2015
The Vice President told Reform Jews how much he adores Israel but has no tolerance for people like Netanyahu's choice for media adviser, who equated Obama with anti-Semitism.

Reform Movement Won’t Back Nuclear Iran Deal

5 Elul 5775 – August 20, 2015
There was no unity of opinion on the Nuclear Iran Deal amongst Reform leadership or membership.

Shas MK Begins ‘Three Week’s with ‘Senseless Hate’ against Reform Jews

21 Tammuz 5775 – July 7, 2015
He refuses to consider Reform Jews as "Jews" but "welcomes them with love and joy" to be just like him.

Chief Rabbinate Bows to Pressure to Extend Rabbi Riskin’s Term

12 Tammuz 5775 – June 28, 2015
Chief Sephardi Rabbi: "'God has not made me a woman,' not like someone from Efrat who comes up with all kinds of new ideas, makes news and and wages wars."

Wasserman-Schultz Puts Stamp of Approval on Intermarriage

17 Shevat 5775 – February 6, 2015
What hope is there for Jews in America with an attitude that says intermarriage is a "problem" but does not oppose it?

Gwyneth Paltrow ‘Quietly’ Converting to Judaism [video]

12 Elul 5774 – September 6, 2014
If Paltrow does not want the great rabbis in her ancestry to roll over in their graves, she would be wise to try a real Jewish conversion.

US Jewish Groups Work to Sign People Up for Health Care

19 Adar I 5774 – February 19, 2014
American Jewish organizations are going to bat for ObamaCare and are using social media to reach as many people as possible in an effort...

Uproar over Jewish Candidate’s Refusal to Shake Hands with Women

19 Adar I 5774 – February 18, 2014
When a Muslim won’t look at a woman, it is called respect. When a Jew won’t shake her hand, it is called sexism.

MK Who Excluded Reform Jews from Judaism Was ‘Misunderstood’

7 Adar I 5774 – February 6, 2014
An Israel Knesset Member got a whack on his tongue for angering the Diaspora.

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