Taste of Torah: Make Passover meaningful
in Latest Articles, Rabbi's Corner
Written by Rabbi David Eliezrie of Chabad of Yorba Linda It’s Passover night, and we are wondering to ourselves, “Haven’t we heard this story already?” We all know the basic narrative. The Jews were enslaved in Egypt. Moses confronts Pharaoh, demanding the Jews be freed. When he refuses, God inflicts ten plagues on the Egyptians….READ MORE
Stav Shaffir in Beverly Hills
in Campus Life, Latest Articles, Opinion, Politics
Last Wednesday, April 13, local members of the Jewish community filled the sanctuary at Temple Emanuel in Beverly Hills to listen to former social protest leader and current Zionist Union MK Stav Shaffir. The event, hosted by J Street Los Angeles, focused on Shaffir’s involvement in the economic protests and sit-ins in early 2011, her…READ MORE
Project Tzedek at UCLA takes the 2016 Walk to End ...
in Campus Life, Feature, Jewish Society, Latest Articles
“Genocide” is a term that the Jewish community does not take lightly. By definition, genocide is the systematic elimination of a group due to their particular culture, ethnicity, religion, race, or nationality. If a person were to delve into a book of Jewish history, he would find reoccurring attempts at genocide of the Jewish people….READ MORE
Sephardic Heritage Initiative invites Rabbi Shofet ...
in Feature, Jewish Society, Latest Articles, Lifestyle
At YULA High School last Thursday night, Rabbis David and Yedidia Shofet were invited to speak about Iranian Jewish history for the school’s “Initiative for Sephardi Jewish Heritage.” The event, entitled “Between Purim and Pesach: Insights from the Iranian Jewish Experience for Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow,” comes as part of a larger program known as…READ MORE
“My Favorite Things: College Edition”
in Jewish Society, Latest Articles, Lifestyle
Days I can sleep in and very small classes No lines at the test bank and early-ish passes Waking up promptly when my alarm rings These are a few of my favorite things Sales on school gear and PDF textbooks Free stuff and new stuff and freshly bought notebooks When the search engine is Google,…READ MORE