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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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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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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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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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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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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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Links

Links
By February 1, 2006

Online & Alternative Jewish press Nextbook A literary “gateway to Jewish literature, culture, and ideas.” Jewsweek “The ‘here and now’ Webzine for Jews in their 20′s, 30′s, and 40′s.” Heeb The New Jew Review. If Zeek is the smart, bookish … Read More

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Support Zeek

Support Zeek
By February 1, 2006

Zeek: A Jewish Journal of Thought and Culture is an independent publication whose survival depends on subscriptions and donations from you, our readership. Because we are fully independent, we rely on your generosity to keep the doors open and the … Read More

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