The European Union has been toxic to democracy in Europe. The people of Britain have seen their fundamental rights eroded and abrogated by the European Union bureaucracy. The following documentary explains what drove Vritish voters to quit the EU.
This week, parshat Behalotecha will be ushered in Brooklyn at 8:13 PM with candle lighting, which is 18 minutes before sunset. On the Chabad.org web site, you can look up the time Shabbat begins in your city. You can also look up the time Shabbat ends (after nightfall )on Saturday night. There are also worthwhile […]
The following is an adapted version of an article that appeared on Globe Tribune.Info in 2011. This week, Parshat Behar, candles are lit in New York City at 7:41 PM, 18 minutes before sunset, when Shabbat begins.Of course, this time varies according to your location. Chabad.org offers a page on their site where you can […]
Candle lighting this week is at 7:53 PM in New York City. Candles lighting time is 18 minutes before sunset, which marks the start of Shabbat. To find the local candle lighting time in your location, Chabad.org has a section of their site for this purpose. Another good web site is Aish.com. One of […]
Between Passover and Shavuot is a time when it is customary for Jews to refrain from listening to instrumental music. Many Jews return to listening to music around Lag B’Omer. Chabad.org explains these customs on their web site. Aish.com also gives a thorough explanation of Sefirat HaOmer restrictions. Following is an a cappella song that […]
Controversial laws are often buried deep in budget bills and other “boring” bills making their way through Congress. Rep. Mia Love (R)Utah wants to change that with a law that would limit legislation to one simple subject. This common-sense bill is meeting with opposition, proving that common sense is not so common.
Russian cartoons often draw on traditional folk tales, using a graphic style that evokes memories of folk paintings set on a rural landscape. It is possible for a parent and child to sit together watching such entertainment and to appreciate it in very different ways. Perhaps this is the difference between a simple cartoon and […]
In observance of Passover, we will not be posting any articles on the last two days of Pesach, which start tonight,Thursday night, marked by candle lighting at 7:31PM, 18 minutes before sunset. We expect to resume posting on Saturday night after nightfall. Chabad.org has a section of their site where you can look up […]