Thursday, August 21, 2014 Av 25, 5774
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Israelis living by the Gazan border are enduring in the face of rockets, tunnels and a tough economy.
With fundraising help and encouragement from their "family" of Penn Hillel students, two non-Jewish cooks at the building's dining hall have set plans in motion to open their own kosher vegetarian food truck.
An eight-part series dealing with the ever-shifting terrain of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is coincidentally vying for screen time with the most recent outbreak of violence in Gaza.
Every day I excavate my Twitter feed in search of the right balance of intelligence, facts and insight into this Israeli/Palestinian/Hamas conflict. But this obsession has been closing me off from my family during our...

The Calendar

Thu. Aug 21
Temple Brith Achim
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Thu. Aug 21
Jewish Learning Venture
6:00 PM-7:00 PM


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