Brothers on the Border – Two Lau rabbis, Shared Interview. Makor Rishon, 7/29/2016
Can We Talk? Can we Care?? (my response to Joan Rivers + invitation for conversation.
Rabbi Benny Lau, one of Israel’s leading Modern Orthodox leaders, sits for a shared interview with his younger brother, the newly ordained Conservative Rabbi Amichai Lau-Lavie. They share similar concerns, different challenges, and very different perspectives on some of the hottest topics and challenges facing modern Jewry. The interview, by Zvika Klein, is in Makor Rishon, one of Israel’s leading newspapers widely read in Orthodox circles.
Everybody Hurts: 612 dead total so far – two sides=one list.
Friends (including Ms. Joan Rivers) Join me today to talk about what’s going on in Israel and Gaza. Here’s why. In her distinct subtle style, Joan Rivers opened her really big mouth a few days ago in a powerful defense of Israel’s war in Gaza . I love Joan, respect her take on this, and agree with much of what she had […]
Is This Blowout 90th Birthday Bash a Blessing?? Ask Babs. Word 37.
I know there are too way many words out there already on the situation and I’ve already written a bunch, but its 1am and I’m sleepless in Jerusalem, jasmin scent under the pomegranate tree in the yard, and nonstop news still pouring in like the riots in East Jerusalem just a mile away and all […]
Drink Down! No Love for Lapid’s new Liqueur Law. Word 36
WORD: A Word a Week from the World’s Best Seller. Follow the Annual Torah Re-Run Series with Amichai Lau-Lavie’s Newest Year-Long Blog. To subscribe via email click here. To listen to the audio version click here. play Bless ברוך Happy birthday Mr. President! JFK got Marilyn to sing to him and blow out […]
WORD: A Word a Week from the World’s Best Seller. Follow the Annual Torah Re-Run Series with Amichai Lau-Lavie’s Newest Year-Long Blog. To subscribe via email click here. To listen to the audio version click here. play drink לשתות Did you hear the one about the former media star turned politician who walks into […]