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Obama in Cairo

President Obama reiterated his call for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The President stressed the importance of Israelis and Palestinians being able to see the conflict through the eyes of the other.

In his address, the President reminded his Middle Easte

Kiva - Jewish Lending Group FB.init("15b1fea8fbb15c868e2f67bcaedd63be");Jewish Lending Group on Facebook

Kiva's mission is to con

Jaffa Road's New CD "Sunplace" is a Hit

On March 25 2009 I was at the Lula Lounge in Toronto for the long anticipated CD release concert of the Jewish roots /World music group Jaffa Road. This event was in celebration of the completion and release of their debut CD Sunplace and both the concert and the CD were worth the wait.

Jewish Holiday - Tisha B'Av The Jewish fast day of Tisha B'Av starts this year on July 29th and ends on July 30th. The name of the holiday is simply the name of the day on the Hebrew calendar, the Ninth day of the month of Av. The fast is meant to commemorate the destruction of the First and Second Temples in Jerusalem, bo
Coolooloosh In 2003, five extremely talented musicians from Jerusalem, Israel, and around the world, came together to form one of the most unique and dynamic forces in the music world as we know it today. Suitability named "Coolooloosh", a Jerusalemite word for celebration and joy, this is precisely what the ba
Jewish Holiday - Rosh Hashana (courtesy of Wikipedia) Rosh Hashanah is a Jewish holiday commonly referred to as the "Jewish New Year." It is observed on the first day of Tishrei, the seventh month of the Hebrew calendar, as ordained in the Torah, in Leviticu
Jewish Holiday - Chanukah Courtesy of Chabad: Chanukah -- the eight-day festival of light that begins on the eve of Kislev 25 -- celebrates the triumph of light over darkness, of purity over adulteration, of spirituality over
Jewish Holiday - Passover (Pesach) Courtesy of Chabad: The eight-day festival of Passover is celebrated in the early spring, from the 15th through the 22nd of the Hebrew month of Nissan. It commemorates the emancipat
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