Antisemitism and intersectionality are closely related
Today's total programme is a self profile of Donald Trump in his own words, seen through the prism of how he presents his Presidency and policies. It is a revealing insight into his psyche, how he sees himself in the context of the Presidency.
Not everything is bleak in this corner of the Middle East! Abundant winter rains, friendly - and secret - visits from "enemies", terror victims that refuse to 'play victim' and more a Torah portion that celebrates our unfolding journey toward people-hood and redemption.
The next phase of the Jewish PA/Arab conflict, and what should be the political framework. -Can people working from the bottom up really make a difference in living peacefully together, or are the ones with money and guns going to call the shots? Tamar interviews Inon Dan Kehati, from www.the-home.org and you can visit their facebook page at: www.facebook.com/stepintothehome/
Lighting shabbat candles seems to play a big role in the stories of many women who come to Torah. Today on Leap of Faith, Penina interviews Rebbetzin Chana Bracha Siegelbaum, Founder and Director of Midreshet B’erot Bat Ayin who not only started her journey with shabbat candles but is using her own light to ignite the journeys of other women.
Some people count their moments. Others make their moments count. How can we maximize time and avoid seeing time continually slip us bye. What ultimately is time and how can understanding the Torah perspective of time change the way we live our lives?
The final plagues lead to a new type of Torah - the law!! Rav Mike Feuer joins Rabbi Yishai to accept the law and prepare Pesach for generations after the original monumental event. Then, Malkah Fleisher on one fast Chareidi lady, and the amazing recovery of Shira Ish-Ran.
Orly interviews Michael Lobovikov who is running for the primaries in the Likud Party.
Rod Bryant and Jerry Gordon bring back Rabbi Jonathan Hausman of Ahavath Torah Congregation in Stoughton, Massachusetts. Listen to the riveting discussion about the disturbing views of some progressive members of the Democratic majority in the 116th Congress with patently anti-Israel and anti-Semitic views in favor of BDS aligned with the notorious Nation of Islam leader Rev.
Howie talks about the reaction he got from a show on assimilation. He then talks asks the question: If there is so much opposition, should we just give up?
Can it really be that some of today's most Jew-hating Arabs, had Jewish ancestors? Tamar's guest, Tsvi Misinai, has been doing intensive on the ground research on the origins of many Arab clans, and how their ancestors were believed to once be Jews, who were forcefully converted to Islam. He is now the pioneer of a revolutionary approach for resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
This week Rabbi Yitzchak and William discuss the secrets of Torah and the Tastes of Torah and the distinction between the two. Emphasizing the importance of learning the ancient wisdom of Kabbalah and how it can be transformational wisdom that will change your life.
Why are Jewish communities in Judea & Samaria still under contention? Recently, Prime Minister Netanyahu said that he wouldn't destroy any more settlements, however, just this last week two structures in Amona, a small community north of Jerusalem, were bulldozed down. Why are these Jewish communities, or re-settlements, still not annexed into Israel's borders? What security do these communities provide, and why are young couples and families flocking to these re-settlements? Tamar's guest is Ezra Ridgley, producer of two documentaries "The Spring of Judea and Samaria" & "The Awakening of Judea and Samaria. ". He's also the author of the Book called "Judea and Samaria the Land of God. And You can visit his website at: www.TheJewishHeritageProject.com
Imagine growing up your whole life thinking you were someone only to discover at 20 years old that you weren’t really the person you thought you were. In this episode of Leap of Faith, Penina interviews Andrea Grinberg, renown celloist and owner of Wrapunzel, who shares her shocking discovery about who she was and her own Journey to Torah.
Warning to America: The Muslim penetration continues.
During our journey of life we will go through varying degrees of painful to tragic circumstances. There are many life situations that we have not chosen, yet, whose effects can be very challenging. How do we find purpose and meaning within the challenge? How do we choose mission over misery?
Israeli politics can be confusing. Israel's parliamentary members can jump ship, and go from one political party to another political party, OR, they even create a NEW political party. So much movement reminds one of the game, Musical Chairs. When new parties arise, some have the silliest names, like; 'The Movement' or 'Forward!' or 'There is a Future!' and the whole knesset elections seem like a circus.
The Palestinian Authority treats Christians almost as badly as it treats Jews
In their first show of 2019, Jono and Ross cover some good news for Israel as the stats roll in from 2018. It seems that despite all the efforts of the BDS crowd Israel continues to break records in exports, tourism, and mergers/acquisitions, and the good news doesn't stop there. Your hosts cover all sort of fun news stories this week including the Netanyahu Family's trip to Rio, magic eye drops, algae-based Falafel and Gaza's new Hookah bar that offers Fish Pedicures. This and MUCH more. Don't miss Falafel & Fish for your Feet.
Interesting parallels drawn between today's Jewish complacency and that of Hebrew slaves who shunned the promise of freedom for the Devil they knew! First show of the secular new year: Is change-for-the-better even possible or are we destined for more of the 'same old'?
What kind of bond should you invest in to create a dynamic portfolio?
The showdown between Pharaoh and Moses (representing God) begins with a snake throw-down and then escalates from there. Rav Mike Feuer joins Rabbi Yishai on a walk between fire-filled hail balls from Hell and global redemption. Then Malkah on Israel leaving UNESCO and Yishai's politically incorrect Driver's Ed course.
Americans are intermarrying and assimilating at an extraordinarily high rate. Howie examines the end of American Jewry and the promotion of Judaism among American Jews.
Rod Reuven Dovid Bryant and Jerry Gordon interview noted investigative journalist, veteran Iran watcher and author of “ISS Begins” and other acclaimed books and articles, Kenneth R. Timmerman. We discuss the real story behind the controversy created by President Trump’s withdrawal order in the wake of a recent White House meeting with Republican US Senator Lindsey Graham. The objectives of US strategy remain the defeat of ISIS, protection of Kurdish allies and thwarting Iran’s completion of a Shi’ite land bridge to the Mediterranean that threatens allies Israel and Jordan.
Checking with paradise California and Davids recovery after the big fire and Orly also talks politics about trump and Tzipi Livni