Around the world in five clicks! We hand-pick unusual and noteworthy news items of Jewish interest from all corners of the globe. It’s like taking your web-surfing in a convenient “to go” cup. A fresh serving of news, brought to you by JewDub.
Your Clicks for the week of May 19th: Samaritans & Karaites, and the trendy new “Destination Bar Mitzvah.” Read on!
Whose Bible is the “original” version, anyway? A new English translation of the Samaritan Torah makes the case that it is more authentic and narratively coherent. Let’s take it to a vote!
Cabo-Wabo, Anyone? The Destination Bar/Bat-Mitzvah and insight into an evolving American Jewish community.
Jewish women at the forefront of Arab music. A fascinating glimpse into a complex history of Jews in the Middle East.
Osama Bin-Laden’s son-in-law retains a Jewish lawyer. Oy vey.
Are Karaites Jews? Israel’s chief rabbinate is cracking down on the sect. Find out how they are responding.
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