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Deluge

Deluge
By February 1, 2006

Doug Fogelson, Deluge “I am a city dweller who thrives on diverse populations. I like to eat various types of foods and appreciate people and culture. Yet I also entertain a view of the human species in general as out … Read More

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The Nazi in the Nursing Home

The Nazi in the Nursing Home
By February 1, 2006

Reviewed: Michael Lavigne, Not Me (Random House, 2006) What differentiates the Holocaust from the great human crimes of the years since is less the scale of its carnage but the arch-industrial efficiency of its perpetrators. With bloodbaths like the Cultural … Read More

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What’s the Frequency, Joshua?

What’s the Frequency, Joshua?
By February 1, 2006

It was a dark, freezing night, and we sat in the subterranean theater of Greenwich Village’s storied Cornelia Street Café waiting for Joshua Fried to perform his Radio Wonderland—the final act of an evening of new music in the “Serial … Read More

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Holy Thighs

Holy Thighs
By February 1, 2006

I know why you went to Israel, land of milk and honey: my sweet lord, Jesus or Yahweh or Allah. You wanted to walk His steps, taste His blood, follow His laws. But listen, my children, and I’ll tell you … Read More

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The Other Zionist Conspiracy: A History of Christian Zionism

The Other Zionist Conspiracy: A History of Christian Zionism
By February 1, 2006

The 2004 U.S. presidential elections left little doubt about the rise of the Christian Right. Polls indicated that “moral values” topped the list of voter concerns, surpassing the economy, the environment, and even the war, and the symbolic campaigns against … Read More

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What Happens Next?

What Happens Next?
By February 1, 2006

You see, it all begins with Mohammed. Not the prophet… The baker. Mohammed the baker. This guy that I met… What happens next? It’s a question any storyteller is desperate for the audience to be asking itself. But at the … Read More

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Friends in High Places: An Interview with Congressmen Barney Frank and Gary Ackerman

Friends in High Places: An Interview with Congressmen Barney Frank and Gary Ackerman
By February 1, 2006

The news cycle in Israel is short — very short. Just two weeks ago, when I interviewed Congressman Barney Frank and Gary Ackerman after a convention of the International Council of Jewish Parliamentarians, it seemed like Israel was undergoing an … Read More

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Zeek Archive 2002-2003

Zeek Archive 2002-2003
By February 1, 2006

Here you will find over 300 pages of reviews, essays, poetry, and original creative writing covering a wide range of Jewish expression and experience, from the first two years of Zeek magazine. For an archive of 2004-2006 material, please click … Read More

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