This week marks the first anniversary of the terror attack on the Chabad House in Mumbai, India.
Mordechai presents Remembering Mumbai: A Traveler’s Reflections On the First Yahrzeit posted at lubavitch.com Chabad-Lubavitch news site.
Yehoishophot Oliver presents The Mumbai Chabad House massacre: A Jewish response posted at A Chassidishe farbrengen.
Yehoishophot Oliver presents The Holtzbergs: Kiddush Hashem in life and in death posted at A Chassidishe farbrengen.
Welcome new blogger Gayle Meyers Cooper, who was a good sport when I teased her earlier in the week about her email request. She presents Holocaust Education: Subliminal, Bibi, and my Baby posted at Jerusalem Artichoke and describes her blog as “a new view on politics, policy, and motherhood in Jerusalem.” Make sure to visit and leave a comment.
Sammy Benoit presents ADL Ignores Its Mission to Become Just Another Obama Apologist Group Working to Stifle Dissent posted at YID With LID.
Yisrael Medad also presents If J Street Is Against, I’m For and Let’s Keep Politics Out Of The Army? posted at My Right Word, saying, “Yisrael Medad wants to know how can you keep politics out of the IDF when it is already in?”
Two posts on the Fort Hood Shooting:
Sammy Benoit presents Farrakhan Comes Out of Sewer To Blame Fort Hood Shooting on The JEWS posted at YID With LID.
Miriam presents Judaism and Progressive Parenting posted at Tripletly Blessed.
Home Shuling presents We’re off to Teva! posted at Home-shuling. The blogger will be attending a reunion for Teva, the program she founded to teach Jewish elementary school children about the environment.
Mordechai Torczyner presents Elizabeth Gilbert, Hosea and Embarrassing Ringtones posted at The Rebbetzin’s Husband.
Robert J. Avrech presents Hollywood’s Great Latin Lover vs. Hollywood’s Great Jewish Mother posted at Seraphic Secret, saying, “Rudolph Valentino, Hollywood’s great lover, tries to date a Jewish girl—but runs into an obstacle: The Big Rebbetzin.”
Who knew? Vicki presents Russian LeTziyon: Ayn Rand posted at Vicki Boykis, saying, “Ayn Rand was Jewish and didn’t acknowledge it. This is driving me crazy, so I made a comic about it.”
Cosmic X went to a Special Melave Malkah in Honor of Anti-Evacuation Soldiers posted at ****** Cosmic X in Jerusalem ******.
On How to Be Israeli, Maya shares important information for new immigrants. First we have Hebrew words that sound like English but mean something else like cuckoo and the ingredients in mayonnaise salad? I added another in the comments, pony.
Maya also teaches us about Grocery shopping like an Israeli, saying, “This post explains what to do when a guy tries to get your attention at the door of a supermarket, and how to navigate an Israeli checkout line.”
Yisroel presents Rav Kook and Hevron posted at Artzeinu.
Lisa gives possible answers to the question, What is keeping women out of technology in Israel? posted at Israel Innovation 2.0.
Eliyahu Fink presents Go To The Ant, Sluggard, See Her Ways And Become Wise (Proverbs 6:6) posted at Pacific Jewish Center | Rabbi. A Jewish look at new findings on ants.
N and aml presents Why did G-d “relent” to Isaac and Rivka’s prayers? posted at Geshmack Dvar Torah of the Week. I had to ask what Geshmack means in Yiddish. Check out this new and “tasty” blog.
Next week’s edition will be hosted by Torah from Zion.