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"I’m by far not a Zionist. But by the way they [the goyim] are treating us it’s hard not to become one."

- My anti-Zionist* friend on the current events and the world’s reaction.

Haredim watching smoke coming up from Gaza (old picture)
(Old picture of Haredim watching smoke rising up from Gaza)

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*For Jewish religious reasons. (via bennistar)

(via girloverhere)

how to tell you’re about to be asked a bunch of weird questions

fegeleh:

kosherqueer:

morrinth:

theaubisticagenda:

si-milar:

jewbat:

"I’ve never met a Jew before!!!"

Also, “what’s that thing on your head?”

"so are you are reformed Jew?”

"where’s your jew hat?"

"do you speak Jewish?"

is it true that u don’t believe in jesus?

Keeping Shabbos makes me feel like a vampire

geekyjew:

My Friends: Can you come out with us Saturday night?

Me: Not until after sunset.

girloverhere:

Evolution of (not quite)Chassidic dance

eretzyisrael:

#BringBackOurBoys: Today is 10th day that Israeli teens Eyal, Gil-ad and Naftali have spent in Hamas captivity!

#enoughisenough #BringBackOurBoys

(via bat-yisrael)

Modesty is more than a fashion statement.

thestoryofchaya:

lamodeste:

Okay here’s the thing, i am very tired to read this about modesty :

"Modesty is classy" "Modest is hottest".

That’s not the goal of modesty. Modesty is not about looking classy or sexy with a religious approval.

Modesty is more than a fashion…

settledheart:

it’s a metaphor, you see; you put the textbook in front of you, but you don’t give it the power to actually teach you anything

(via feministjewishfangirl)

DID YOU KNOW? Israelis who keep Shabbat can buy car insurance which doesn’t cover Saturdays, making it cheaper.

progressivejudaism:

source x

(via proud-to-be-a-jew)

"How you make others feel about themselves says a lot about you."

- (via im-simply-me)

(via foxtrotsky-deactivated20140615)

Lessons from the latest tragedy

girlactionfigure:

Baruch Mizrachi, z”l and family

Funeral of Baruch Mizrachi

It is incredible what political simpletons Jews are. They shut their eyes to one of the most elementary rules of life, that you must not “meet halfway” those who do not want to meet you. — Ze’ev Jabotinsky

It is too painful…

catherinedeneuev:

This is such an important yet underrated scene.

(Source: meryylstreep, via foxtrotsky-deactivated20140615)