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Now on The Canteen

A Tribe of One’s Own

November 21, 2014 9:15am

Watching the final outs of the seventh game of the World Series last month, I couldn’t help wondering whether the San Francisco Giants’ left-handed pi...

 

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Embracing the Contradictions

November 20, 2014 2:05pm

“And the boys ran about inside her, and she [Rebecca] said, If this is so, then why am I? and she went to seek God. And God said to her ‘two nations...

 

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Why I'm Passionate about Transgender Justice

November 21, 2014 10:16am

If you're in Boston, please join us for Transgender Day of Remembrance on November 23rd at 2:30pm in John F Kennedy Park. After, we will join the wide...

 

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I Ditched the Dinner, But Not Shabbat

November 21, 2014 11:49am

It’s Friday. This week, I’ve cooked five dinners that included a different lean protein each night, an exciting vegetable and some kind of whol...

 

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Delightful New Videos for All Your Jewish Lifecycle Needs

October 30, 2014 2:15pm

We are tickled to announce that our friends at G-dcast have just released a series of adorable new animated shorts all about Jewish lifecycle events, ...

 

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Wine Pairings for Thanksgiving

November 21, 2014 7:42am

Hopefully you are just about ready for a wonderful Thanksgiving celebration. I can picture the family around the table, reflecting on the year and soa...

 

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Ouch! That Felt Great!

November 20, 2014 10:37pm

We have all seen some great Vaudeville or movie clip of someone being caught unaware, getting acquainted with a 2 x 4 delivered straight to the noggin...

 

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People, Places, Surprises, and More on the Road with Tent: The South

November 21, 2014 9:27am

Tent: The South was an immersive learning experience.18 strangers got on a bus and trusted me to show them the Jewish South. Everything that we had wo...

 

Now on The Torch

Hitting a Creative Wall

November 19, 2014 2:21pm

I didn’t mind the mechitzah at first. The wall—more frequently a short partition—separating men and women in ritual spaces was something to which I ha...