Monthly Archives: February 2017

THE STAND IN: An Interview with Mordechai Kedar

By Tibi Zohar Dr. Mordechai Kedar is a research associate at the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies and a lecturer in the Department of Arabic at Bar-Ilan University in Israel. He is frequently interviewed in the Israeli, Arab and international…

REVIEW: “Bad Jews” at the Cygnet Theatre

by Salomon Maya Disclosure. I am not a professional reviewer. My MFA-nonexistent. I am a local actor and playwright who loves local theatre. My reviews will be very different from other reviews offered throughout this town as I hope to…

Rally for Refugees

The event was organized by 3 big Jewish agencies, Federation, JFS and BETH EL in order to rally together to support refugees. The hall was packed to capacity. The speakers included Todd Gloria, Barbara Bry, Rabbi Meltzer, Michael Hopkins, Rabbi…

Alpacas and a Peaceful Life

  By Mimi Pollack “David is a unicorn,” said Amy Alyeshmerni, referring to David Kabbai, her partner of six years in life, love, and business. “Here is a man who owns a ranch, loves animals, and wants us to spend…