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Daily Jewce: Americans On The Middle East, Zionist Summer Camp Memories, Montreal Bagels, And More

Daily Jewce: Americans On The Middle East, Zionist Summer Camp Memories, Montreal Bagels, And More
By June 15, 2011

In the news today: Pew research on Americans thoughts on Israel and the Middle East, Montreal Bagels still trying to takeover New York City, Anne Frank’s dad gets an award, and more. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Ben Brandzel – Progressive Online Organizer

The Big Jewcy: Ben Brandzel – Progressive Online Organizer
By June 14, 2011

To be the guy who the most new media savvy president calls upon to help mobilize 20 million supporters to help pass the President’s historic health reform bill is obviously no small task. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Yona Shem Tov And Rabbi Melissa Weintraub: American Jewish Leaders Encountering Palestinians

The Big Jewcy: Yona Shem Tov And Rabbi Melissa Weintraub: American Jewish Leaders Encountering Palestinians
By June 14, 2011

Yona and Melissa train Jewish leaders to help resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and to heal internal Jewish rifts formed in its wake. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Esther Petrack – America’s Next Top Jewish Model

The Big Jewcy: Esther Petrack – America’s Next Top Jewish Model
By June 14, 2011

Nineteen year old Esther Petrack raised controversy and eyebrows this year as a modern-Orthdox contestant on Cycle 15 of America’s Next Top Model. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Rachel Fershleiser – Literary Community Organizer

The Big Jewcy: Rachel Fershleiser – Literary Community Organizer
By June 14, 2011

With the publishing world in such a state of flux, it needs people to mobilize the writing communities that provide the foundation for the world of letters to advance, and Rachel Fershleiser is doing just that. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Adam Mansbach – Wanted Kid To Go The F**k To Sleep, Ended Up With A Bestseller

The Big Jewcy: Adam Mansbach – Wanted Kid To Go The F**k To Sleep, Ended Up With A Bestseller
By June 14, 2011

I don’t know if Adam Mansbach created the literary category of “Kids Books for Adults,” but the fact is that he became the King Kong of the genre a few weeks ago when his book, “Go the F**k to Sleep” went to #1 on Amazon, and then #1 on the New York Times bestseller list, months before the book hit shelves Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Emily Savage- Covering Bay Area Jews, Vegan Food, And Music With Equal Vigor

The Big Jewcy: Emily Savage- Covering Bay Area Jews, Vegan Food, And Music With Equal Vigor
By June 14, 2011

Emily is living the dream–writing about Jews, music and food for a living–and repping for all the Bay Area ladies looking to have their voices heard in print and online. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Sarah Glidden – Comic Artist/Writer Who Tried To Understand Israel In 60 Days (Or Less)

The Big Jewcy: Sarah Glidden – Comic Artist/Writer Who Tried To Understand Israel In 60 Days (Or Less)
By June 14, 2011

The key to traversing Glidden’s work is right in the title: understanding. Much of Glidden’s work to date has dealt with the relationship between the personal and the political, and her latest book is a fine example of an artist guiding her audience towards understanding a foreign experience. Read More

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