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A Jewish Perspective on the Feminine

A fascinating analysis of Judaism’s perspective on the nature of the masculine and feminine. Gender and Judaic scholar, Miriam Kosman (PhD Candidate at Bar Ilan University) provides a fascinating and perspective-shifting analysis of the nature of the masculine and feminine, and demonstrates why humanity as a whole needs to move more towards the feminine. You…

Why Judaism Should Matter to You

RAJE sent 25 alumni to the Olami Summit in London with 1300 students from around the globe where they were discussing Jewish greatness. Rabbi Jonathan Sacks opened the summit on the topic of the greatness of being Jewish.     Transcript Friends, what an incredible privilege it is to be in this extraordinary gathering. I…

The Dayte with Giving

To sustain the important work that RAJE offers the community, we need to raise $400k in this year end Charidy campaign. We have found 3 matchers who have pledged $300k on the condition that we can raise $100k in a 36 hour Charidy campaign that started today. This would mean a total of $400k to…

Winston Churchill: Three Definitive Ideas that Changed the Course of History

by Rabbi Benjamin Blech A new film delves into the pivotal role the great leader played in stopping Hitler. There is a frightening realization that strikes one who watches The Darkest Hour, the new film about Winston Churchill’s dramatic appointment to become prime minister of England in 1940: there was a chance that Hitler would have succeeded…

Conduct Unbecoming: Society Is No Longer Willing to Tolerate Sexual Harassment

by Rabbi Efrem Goldberg Men abusing their power to exploit women is not new. What’s new is the huge shift in society’s refusal to look the other way. The last few months have seen a cascade of revelations of gross misconduct among accomplished men who overnight went from objects of admiration to targets of derision. There…