Sunday, January 1, 2006

Bibliography 2017

December 5, 2017: This Tomato Was Grown Where?
https://www.star-k.org/articles/articles/1121/hydroponics/
https://oukosher.org/blog/consumer-kosher/hydroponics-and-greenhouses/
http://rabbikaganoff.com/desktop-gardening-or-growing-vegetables-in-thin-air-2/
http://halachayomit.co.il/en/Default.aspx?HalachaID=3888

December 4, 2017: Celebrating with a Parade
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inauguration_of_a_Torah_scroll
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/3212196/jewish/What-to-Expect-at-a-Hachnasat-Sefer-Torah-Parade.htm
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/1041022/jewish/Dedicating-a-New-Torah-Scroll.htm
https://www.torahmusings.com/2016/01/torah-dedication/

November 29, 2017: Merv Pregulman http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/hartfordcourant/obituary.aspx?pid=161405817
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Merv_Pregulman
http://www.timesfreepress.com/obits/2012/dec/02/mervin-pregulman/33690/
http://bigbluefootballhistory.com/october-10-2016-happy-birthday-anniversary-merv-pregulman/

November 28. Jews of Albania
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Albania
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Holocaust_in_Albania
http://www.yadvashem.org/yv/en/exhibitions/besa/index.asp
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/albania-virtual-jewish-history-tour
http://jewish-heritage-europe.eu/albania

November 22, 2017: The Jewish League
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anti-Defamation_League
https://www.britannica.com/topic/Anti-Defamation-League
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/anti-defamation-league-jewish-virtual-library
https://www.adl.org/who-we-are/history

November 21, 2017: Before They Knew Viral
https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/article/Wollstein-Martha
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martha_Wollstein
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Martha-Wollstein
http://jewishcurrents.org/september-30-martha-wollstein-babies-hospital/

November 16, 2017: Yom Kippur Katan
https://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/yom-kippur-katan/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yom_Kippur_Katan
http://www.jewishpress.com/judaism/ask-the-rabbi/q-a-yom-kippur-katan/2003/11/19/
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/yom-kippur-katan

http://www.dailyhalacha.com/displayRead.asp?readID=2688

November 14, 2017: Jewish Work in Diabetes
https://www.karger.com/Article/Pdf/286435
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/anatomy
http://www.betemunah.org/body.html#_Toc454389372
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/medicine
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/5161-diabetes-mellitus

November 10, 2017: A Man of Courage Honored
https://www.army.mil/medalofhonor/shemin/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Shemin
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/william-shemin-and-henry-johnson-jewish-and-black-soldiers-receive-world-war-i-medal-of-honor-amid-10292301.html
http://forward.com/culture/jewishness/310260/a-tribute-deferred/
http://atlantajewishtimes.timesofisrael.com/wwi-hero-awarded-medal-of-honor/
https://www.nunesmagician.com/2015/5/20/8625877/william-shemin-medal-of-honor-posthumously-syracuse

November 8, 2017: Montana’s Jewish History
http://mtstandard.com/special-section/local/montana-s-jewish-history/article_9e71a4d3-b267-5e8b-9aca-c621ae7e6282.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Temple_Emanu-El_(Helena,_Montana)
http://www.jmaw.org/jewish-synagogue-butte/
http://helenair.com/once-helena-had-a-synagogue/article_bb0ba8ec-0035-11e0-917a-001cc4c03286.html
http://forward.com/culture/204752/six-surprising-facts-about-montana-jews/

November 6, 2017: A Jazz Master
https://jazztimes.com/columns/final-chorus/jews-in-the-family-of-jazz/
https://www.biography.com/people/artie-shaw-9480862
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artie_Shaw

http://www.npr.org/2011/04/04/95550189/artie-shaw-the-reluctant-jazz-star

November 3, 2017: The Jews of Panama
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/panama-virtual-jewish-history-tour
http://www.hadassahmagazine.org/2009/05/29/jewish-traveler-panama/
http://www.bnaibrith.org/digital-exclusives/the-jews-of-panama-small-numbers-great-impact
http://www.jewishwikipedia.info/panama.html

http://strangeside.com/panama-canal/

November 2, 2017: Jabotinsky
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ze%27ev_Jabotinsky
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/ze-ev-vladimir-jabotinsky
https://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/zeev-jabotinsky/
http://www.yivoencyclopedia.org/article.aspx/Jabotinsky_Vladimir
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Vladimir-Jabotinsky

November 1, 2017: An Unholy Act with the Best Intentions
https://torah.org/torah-portion/livinglaw-5768-vayera/
https://www.ohrtmimim.org/Torah_Default.asp?id=423
https://www.biu.ac.il/JH/Parasha/eng/vayera/zoh.html
http://www.aish.com/tp/i/moha/the_matzah_of_lot.html

http://www.aish.com/tp/i/moha/96245979.html

October 31, 2017: Visiting Graves

http://dinonline.org/2012/01/18/prayer-at-kivrei-tzaddikim-why/
https://torah.org/torah-portion/weekly-halacha-5771-terumah/
http://strangeside.com/prayer-at-tombs/
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/562222/jewish/Is-it-okay-to-ask-a-deceased-tzaddik-to-pray-on-my-behalf.htm

https://ohr.edu/6338

October 27, 2017: The Jews of Amsterdam
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/history-of-jews-in-amsterdam
https://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/jews-in-amsterdam/
https://www.amsterdam.info/jewish/history/
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/1442-amsterdam
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Amsterdam

October 25, 2017: A Great Historian
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/feb/04/sir-martin-gilbert
https://www.timesofisrael.com/pugnacious-zionist-martin-gilbert-was-the-chronicler-of-modern-jewry/
https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/sir-martin-gilbert
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Gilbert

October 23, 2017: Two Mondays and a Thursday
http://5tjt.com/the-practice-of-bahab/
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/970982/jewish/What-is-the-fast-of-Behab.htm
http://www.chareidi.org/archives5762/achrei/obahab.htm
https://tcjewfolk.com/difficult-meaningful-fast/

October 20, 2017: The White Papers
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/the-british-white-papers
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/the-passfield-white-paper
https://www.britannica.com/topic/Passfield-White-Paper
http://www.justvision.org/glossary/white-paper-1930
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Passfield_white_paper

October 18, 2017: The Jews of Puerto Rico
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/puerto-rico-virtual-jewish-history-tour
http://www.hadassahmagazine.org/2013/12/10/jewish-traveler-puerto-rico/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Puerto_Rico

October 16, 2017: Connecting the Words
http://hebrewbiblescholar.com/jastrow/
http://www.library.upenn.edu/exhibits/cajs/jastrow/01.html
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/8532-jastrow-marcus-mordecai
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marcus_Jastrow
http://web.archive.org/web/20160314035602/http://jastrow.org/

September 12, 2017: A Day for Publishers
http://jewishcurrents.org/september-12-alfred-a-knopf/
http://www.nytimes.com/1984/08/12/obituaries/alfred-a-knopf-91-is-dead-founder-of-publishing-house.html?pagewanted=all&mcubz=0
https://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/industry-news/publisher-news/article/66661-a-century-of-knopf.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfred_A._Knopf_Sr.
http://spartacus-educational.com/USAsulzberger.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Hays_Sulzberger
http://www.haaretz.com/jewish/this-day-in-jewish-history/1.741432

September 7, 2017: A Synagogue in Mozambique
http://www.kulanu.org/mozambique/maputo.php
http://www.worldjewishcongress.org/en/news/mozambique-synagogue-re-dedicated-after-restoration
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/mozambique-virtual-jewish-history-tour
http://www.africansynagogues.org/html/countries/mozambique/mozambique1.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Mozambique

September 4, 2017: Samuel Gompers, Labor Leader
https://aflcio.org/about/history/labor-history-people/samuel-gompers
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Samuel-Gompers
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/samuel-gompers
https://newrepublic.com/article/125652/work-samuel-gompers
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Gompers

August 31, 2017: The Jews of Luxembourg 
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/luxembourg-virtual-jewish-history-tour
https://www.wort.lu/en/community/did-you-know-that-about-luxembourg-the-history-of-the-jewish-community-in-luxembourg-54b27cf60c88b46a8ce512d7
http://www.worldjewishcongress.org/en/about/communities/LU
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Luxembourg

August 30, 2017: Stealing Sleep
http://5tjt.com/stealing-sleep-and-halacha-by-rabbi-yair-hoffman/
http://www.torahmusings.com/2016/12/gezel-sheina-stealing-sleep/
http://dinonline.org/2013/11/05/gezel-sheina-stealing-sleep/
http://www.yeshiva.co/ask/?id=3143

August 29, 2017: An Interesting Philologist
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/6561-geiger-lazarus
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/geiger-lazarus
https://upclosed.com/people/lazarus-geiger/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lazarus_Geiger
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linguistic_relativity_and_the_color_naming_debate

August 21, 2017: How the Hechsher? Is It Kosher?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kosher_certification_agency
http://www.ok.org/about/our-ongoing-story/a-timeline-of-kosher/
http://kosherquest.org/is-it-kosher/history-of-kosher-supervision/
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/the-orthodox-union

August 18, 2017: At the Rebbe’s Table
http://shma.com/2012/03/s-blog-the-shabbos-tisch/
http://pluralism.org/religions/judaism/the-jewish-experience/a-hasidic-tish/
http://www.jewish-music.huji.ac.il/content/tish
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tish_(Hasidic_celebration)

August 16, 2017: The Jews of Cyprus
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/cyprus-virtual-jewish-history-tour
http://jewish-heritage-europe.eu/cyprus
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/4825-cyprus
http://www.eretz.com/NEW/article/Cyprus%20jews.pdf

August 14, 2017: The Hungarian Schism
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/budapest-hungary-jewish-history-tour
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Hungary
http://www.bh.org.il/jewish-community-budapest-hungary/
http://jewish.hu/hungarian-jews/
http://www.budapest.com/city_guide/general_information/history.en.html
http://www.yivoencyclopedia.org/article.aspx/Budapest
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schism_in_Hungarian_Jewry#The_Hungarian_Jewish_Congress
http://www.yivoencyclopedia.org/article.aspx/Hungary/Hungary_before_1918
http://www.yivoencyclopedia.org/article.aspx/Reform_Religious

August 11, 2017: A Pleasant Song Composed
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/anim-zemirot
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anim_Zemirot
https://www.ou.org/torah/tefillah/tefillah-on-ou/understanding-anim-zemiros/
http://www.oztorah.com/2008/10/anim-zmirot-ask-the-rabbi/
https://www.thejc.com/judaism/jewish-ways/anim-zemirot-1.64745

August 10, 2017: Midwestern Sour Cream
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Jewish_Americans_in_St._Louis
http://forward.com/culture/207791/8-facts-about-jewish-missouri/
https://ketcstlstoriesjewishamericans.wordpress.com/tag/raskas-dairy-company/
https://books.google.ca/books?id=LkA3uZy8x3QC&pg=PA123&lpg=PA123&dq=raskas+dairy&source=bl&ots=VvCIfynJSE&sig=D4Ak_ieTvYkDdN2lwEl7_D8cMIk&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiRhImzz7zVAhUX0IMKHcsHA-UQ6AEITDAH#v=onepage&q=raskas%20dairy&f=false
https://books.google.ca/books?id=J68gYv3cmWQC&pg=PA58&lpg=PA58&dq=raskas+dairy&source=bl&ots=mkfzRCGUep&sig=9iOrj0w2EAjEsadjR9c-N2GDMng&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiRhImzz7zVAhUX0IMKHcsHA-UQ6AEITzAI#v=onepage&q=raskas%20dairy&f=false

August 8, 2017: Rabbi Judah the Pious http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/111829/jewish/Rabbi-Judah-Ha+Chassid.htm
http://investmentwatchblog.com/the-eight-hundred-year-old-jubilees-prophecy-of-rabbi-judah-ben-samuel/
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Judah-ben-Samuel
http://www-e.openu.ac.il/translations/t-10297.htm-

August 4, 2017: One from David, One from Joseph
http://www.chabad.org/library/moshiach/article_cdo/aid/101747/jewish/Appendix-II.htm
http://www.aish.com/jl/li/m/48931432.html

August 3, 2016: Best -Seller
http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/25/arts/leon-uris-78-dies-wrote-sweeping-novels-like-exodus.html
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/books-and-media/leon-uris-bio-reveals-the-epic-life-of-one-of-the-first-celebrity-authors/article1314704/
https://www.theguardian.com/news/2003/jun/25/guardianobituaries.books
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/leon-uris
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leon_Uris

July 24, 2017: Cooking to America
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=102913413
http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-life-and-religion/199721/settlement-cook-book
https://jwa.org/thisweek/may/28/1858/lizzie-black-kander
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lizzie_Black_Kander

July 20, 2017: Grandmaster R
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Reshevsky
http://www.nytimes.com/1992/04/07/nyregion/samuel-reshevsky-is-dead-chess-grandmaster-was-80.html?pagewanted=all
http://www.chabad.org/therebbe/article_cdo/aid/528301/jewish/Chess-The-Game-and-its-Players.htm
http://www.chessmaniac.com/samuel-reshevsky/

July 17, 2017: A Day to Firgun
http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-life-and-religion/102693/hebrews-special-pride
http://www.haaretz.com/jewish/features/1.612349
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Firgun

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Made_in_JLM

July 13, 2017: The Fate of Babel
https://www.biography.com/people/isaak-babel-40217
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/isaac-babel
http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/isaac-babel/
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Isaac_Babel

July 12, 2017: Stolen Lives
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/sao-tome-and-principe-virtual-jewish-history-tour
http://simmsdownunder.blogspot.ca/2013/05/jewish-children-of-sao-tome.html
http://www.kulanu.org/balearic/balearic.php

http://bechollashon.org/heart/index.php/articles/1692

July 4, 2017: Solomon Bush and the Revolutionary War
https://founders.archives.gov/documents/Washington/05-03-02-0138
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/bush-solomon
http://americanjewisharchives.org/publications/journal/PDF/1975_27_02_00.pdf
https://www.geni.com/people/Solomon-Bush-Lieut-Col/6000000015946003145
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/3852-bush-solomon
http://jewishcurrents.org/october-20-solomon-bush-and-the-american-revolution/

June 27, 2017: The Autonomous Oblast
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jewish_Autonomous_Oblast
http://jbuff.com/c080207.htm
http://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/.premium-1.543221
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/1977568.stm
http://www.jewishmag.com/75mag/birobidzhan/birobidzhan.htm

June 26, 2017: Filene’s Credit Union
Edward Filene and Credit Union
https://filene.org/find-out-more/history
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Edward-A-Filene
http://wysu.org/content/commentary/edward-filene
https://www.immigrantentrepreneurship.org/entry.php?rec=53
http://jewishcurrents.org/2004-sept-stillman.htm

June 23, 2017: Serving the Public
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sherut_Leumi
http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/religious-soldiers-in-israels-army/
http://content.time.com/time/specials/2007/article/0,28804,1657256_1657317_1658803,00.html
https://csd.wustl.edu/Publications/Documents/WP03-23.pdf

June 20, 2017: The “Big Day”
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/481616/jewish/Fasting-On-the-Wedding-Day.htm
http://www.torahmusings.com/2013/12/fasting-on-ones-wedding-day/
http://rabbibitton.blogspot.ca/2012/08/jewish-wedding-fasting-on-wedding-day.html
https://www.ou.org/torah/halacha/hashoneh-halachos/1032-fasting-wedding/

June 19, 2017: What A Player!
https://www.cia.gov/news-information/featured-story-archive/2013-featured-story-archive/moe-berg.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moe_Berg
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/venona/dece_berg.html
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/moe-berg

June 16, 2017: Let's Talk About Sin
http://www.chabad.org/kabbalah/article_cdo/aid/1422376/jewish/Three-Different-Kinds-of-Sin-214B.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jewish_views_on_sin

June 15, 2017: In Arkansas
http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=2297
www.jewishvirtuaallibrary.org/arkansas-jewish-history
http://www.isjl.org/arkansas-encyclopedia.html
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/1781-arkansas
http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=5087
Jews

June 13, 2017: Bnei Brak: A Unique City
https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/bnei-brak
https://www.britannica.com/place/Bnei-Brak
https://ohr.edu/tw/weinbach/loveland/lland056.htm
https://alchetron.com/Bnei-Brak-7215-W
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bnei_Brak

June 12, 2017: The Disputation of Paris
http://thisdayinjewishhistory.blogspot.ca/2016/06/this-day-june-12-in-jewish-history-by.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disputation_of_Paris
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/5226-disputations#anchor4
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/burning-of-the-talmud

http://www.haaretz.com/jewish/this-day-in-jewish-history/.premium-1.530276

June 7, 2017: Jews in Norway
http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-arts-and-culture/234239/norway-constitution-ban-on-jews?utm_source=fb&utm_medium=post&utm_term=The+Poem+That+Ended+Norway%E2%80%99s+Constitutional+Ban+on+Jews&utm_content=may2017
http://www.worldjewishcongress.org/en/about/communities/NO
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Norway
http://www.math.wayne.edu/~isaksen/Personal/freda/jews-norway.html

June 5, 2017: A Diplomat to Romania
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/peixotto
www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/11993-peixotto
www.jta.org/.../liberty-ship-named-for-benjamin-f-peixotto-early-bnai-brith-president

May 23, 2017: The Charleston Synagogue(s)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Charleston,_South_Carolina
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/charleston-south-carolina-jewish-history-tour
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/4252-charleston-s-c
http://www.isjl.org/south-carolina-charleston-encyclopedia.html

May 22, 2017: Rav Saadia Gaon
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saadia_Gaon
https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/saadia-gaon
https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/saadya/
http://www.jewishmag.com/169mag/saadia_gaon/saadia_gaon.htm

May 19, 2017: The New Month is Coming
http://www.askmoses.com/en/article/616,2094379/What-is-Shabbat-Mevarchim.html
http://www.israelnationalnews.com/Articles/Article.aspx/19264
http://ph.yhb.org.il/en/05-01-08/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special_Shabbat#Shabbat_Mevorchim

May 18, 2017: Around the World in One Place (Diaspora Museum)
https://www.secrettelaviv.com/best/activities/the-diaspora-museum-beit-hatfutsot/
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/beit-hatefusot-diaspora-museum

May 11, 2017: Jews in Early Minnesota
http://libguides.mnhs.org/jewish
http://www.startribune.com/celebrating-160-years-of-jewish-life-in-minnesota/421571443/
http://www.jmaw.org/maurice-samuel-minnesota/
http://www.mnopedia.org/exclusion-integration-story-jews-minnesota
http://www.jmaw.org/noah-jewish-minnesota/
http://www.jmaw.org/elfelt-jewish-st-paul/
http://www.jmaw.org/beth-jacob-st-paul/
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/minnesota-jewish-history

May 8, 2017: Watch Your Language:
http://www.theyeshivaworld.com/news/headlines-breaking-stories/268334/obama-official-cursing-out-netanyahu-a-halachic-analysis.html
http://www.chabad.org/parshah/article_cdo/aid/1237003/jewish/The-Torah-on-Dirty-Words.htm
https://jwa.org/blog/should-we-stop-cursing
Http://ohr.edu/ask_db/ask_main.php/159/Q1

May 5, 2017: A Rabbi in Mexico
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mois%C3%A9s_Kaiman
https://translate.google.ca/translate?hl=en&sl=es&u=https://gustoporlahistoria.com/tag/biografia-rabino-moises-kaiman/&prev=search

May 2, 2017: The Tale of Tel Aviv
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tel_Aviv
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/tel-aviv-and-jaffa
http://www.go-telaviv.com/the-history-of-tel-aviv.html

May 1, 2017: In the Negev
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nitzanim
http://eng.shimur.org/nitzanim/
http://military.wikia.com/wiki/Battle_of_Nitzanim

April 27, 2017: A Math Teacher’s Life
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/27/books/irving-adler-author-of-science-and-math-books-for-the-young-dies-at-99.html
https://ca.search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&type=C211CA0D20140110&p=standard+card+sizes
https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=98046801

April 25, 2017: Strings of Red
http://www.askmoses.com/en/article/424,1769676/What-are-those-red-strings-I-see-people-wearing-around-their-wrists.html
https://ohr.edu/ask_db/ask_main.php/193/Q1/
www.yutorah.org/download.cfm?materialID=526349

April 24, 2017: Fighting Against
https://www.ushmm.org/outreach/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007743
http://www.jewishpartisans.org/t_switch.php?pageName=map+main&country=France
http://www.yadvashem.org/odot_pdf/Microsoft%20Word%20-%206363.pdf

April 21, 2017: A Place for the Artists
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marcel_Janco
http://en.ein-hod.org/about-ein-hod/marcel-janco/
http://judaism_enc.enacademic.com/9802/JANCO,_MARCEL

April 20, 2017: Legal to Take
http://www.jewishanswers.org/index.php?p=1507
https://ohr.edu/ask_db/ask_main.php/89/Q1/
http://www.jlaw.com/Commentary/medmarijuana.html
http://www.haaretz.com/jewish/features/1.562450

March 30, 2017: Coco Koller and Cocaine
http://museumofvision.org/dynamic/files/uploaded_files_filename_153.pdf
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3515769
http://www.priory.com/anaesthesia/Freud.htm
https://www.wired.com/2010/09/0915cocaine-local-anesthetic/

March 29, 2017: Mother of Charities 
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frances_Wisebart_Jacobs
https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/article/jacobs-frances-wisebart
https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jacobs-frances-wisebart
http://coloradohealthcarehistory.com/FrancesJacobs.html

March 22, 2017: Young Man...
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/15124-young-men-s-hebrew-association
http://jewishcurrents.org/march-22-the-ymha/
http://www.almanac.com/fact/young-mens-hebrew-association-founded
https://jwa.org/thisweek/feb/06/1902/young-womens-hebrew-association

March 21, 2017: Rahel the Poetess
https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/article/rahel-bluwstein
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rachel_Bluwstein
http://www.poetryinternationalweb.net/pi/site/poet/item/3155/12/Rachel
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/rahel-bluwstein

March 20, 2017: Are They Out There? http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/3012/jewish/Is-There-Life-on-Other-Planets.htm
http://www.jewishanswers.org/ask-the-rabbi-date/2010/03/?p=2198

March 16, 2017: An Advocate for Mothers
https://jwa.org/people/hommel-flora
http://www.peoplesworld.org/article/flora-hommel-87-life-as-a-labor-of-love/
https://reuther.wayne.edu/files/UP002090.pdf
http://workinginconcert.org/CWPEA/Michigan_Jewish_History_2011_09.pdf
http://workinginconcert.org/CWPEA/


March 15, 2017: Check Out The Horns
http://www.jewishanswers.org/ask-the-rabbi-category/jewish-history/post-biblical-history/?p=3072
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/7869-horns-of-moses
http://ravkooktorah.org/SHMOT58.htm

http://torah.org/torah-portion/perceptions-5761-kisisa/

March 14, 2017: An Imperfect Measure
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1703990789872364/permalink/1893374757600632/?comment_id=1893398154264959

March 9, 2017: Let's Hear Your Schpiel
http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/purim-plays-and-carnivals/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purim_spiel
http://judaism.about.com/od/purim/a/purim_play.htm

http://www.reformjudaism.org/fascinating-evolution-purim-spiel

March 3, 2017: A Love Song For Shabbat
http://www.dailyhalacha.com/m/halacha.aspx?id=2636
http://www.oztorah.com/2014/04/song-of-songs-on-friday-night/
https://books.google.ca/books?id=pbuPJeQyeskC&pg=PA305&lpg=PA305&dq=shir+hashirim+on+friday+night+sephardim&source=bl&ots=qa6USh6Q3Y&sig=qd3tpcbzFp2fAh5N6LdOW279lT8&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjls_unsLTSAhXG7IMKHTrgDYYQ6AEITzAJ#v=onepage&q=shir%20hashirim%20on%20friday%20night%20sephardim&f=false
http://www.dailyhalacha.com/m/halacha.aspx?id=2504

February 23, 2017: The Trouble with Casual BlasphemyAction
http://jewishcurrents.org/february-23-marylands-first-jew-blasphemes-jesus/
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jacob-lumbrozo
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/10184-lumbrozo-jacob
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacob_Lumbrozo

February 22, 2017 A Little Lox
http://forward.com/articles/7669/the-raw-truth-about-lox/
http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/what-is-lox/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lox

http://www.momentmag.com/talk-of-the-table-lox-an-american-love-story/

February 21, 2017The Story of Kurt Eisner
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Eisner
http://jbuff.com/c110206.htm
http://www.jewornotjew.com/profile.jsp?ID=1639
http://www.encyclopedia.com/religion/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/eisner-kurt

http://forward.com/culture/103371/the-forgotten-revolutionary/

February 13, 2017: The Story of Irena Sendler
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/irena-sendler
http://www.yadvashem.org/yv/en/exhibitions/righteous-women/sendler.asp
http://www.irenasendler.org/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irena_Sendler

February 20, 2017: President Woodrow Wilson and the Jews
http://www.simpletoremember.com/articles/a/quotes/
http://www.aish.com/j/f/We_Jews_Presidential_Jewish_Firsts.html
http://www.jta.org/1924/02/04/archive/jews-mourn-death-of-woodrow-wilson
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_antisemitism_in_the_United_States
http://blogs.yu.edu/library/2016/01/26/president-woodrow-wilson-world-war-i-and-jewish-relief-day-january-27-1916/
http://depts.washington.edu/civilr/news-marshall.htm
https://www.historiography-project.org/1916/01/27/woodrow-wilsons-january-27-191/

February 15, 2017: The Story of Irene Sendler
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irena_Sendler
http://www.irenasendler.org/family-cast/
http://www.irenasendler.org/family-cast/
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/irena-sendler
http://www.yadvashem.org/yv/en/exhibitions/righteous-women/sendler.asp

February 14, 2017: With This Ring...
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/476748/jewish/The-Wedding-Band.htm
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/481776/jewish/The-Marriage-Ring.htm
http://www.israelblessing.com/Article.aspx?p=5052
http://www.judaica-guide.com/the_history_of_engagement_rings/

http://withtheseringshandmade.com/history-of-wedding-rings/

February 13, 2017: What's Yiddish for Radio
http://www.yiddishradioproject.org/exhibits/history/history.php3?pg=4
http://yiddishculture.org/radio.html
http://www.radiosurvivor.com/2013/05/10/yiddish-or-highbrow-wevds-uneasy-bilingual-history/
http://jewishhistoryaustralia.net/media/radio.php

February 2, 2017: Cases Against Blue Laws
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blue_law#United_States
http://strangeside.com/sunday-rest-laws/
http://www.jta.org/1961/05/31/archive/u-s-supreme-court-upholds-blue-laws-banning-trading-on-sundays
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Braunfeld_v._Brown
http://personal.stevens.edu/~llevine/sunday_laws.pdf
https://supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/366/599/case.html
http://legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Blue+Laws
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gallagher_v._Crown_Kosher_Super_Market_of_Massachusetts,_Inc.

January 27, 2017: A Memorial in the United States
https://www.ushmm.org/information/about-the-museum
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Holocaust_Memorial_Museum
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/ushmm.html

January 26, Hong Kong Jews
http://www.bh.org.il/jewish-community-hong-kong/
http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1661441/role-jews-making-hong-kong
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Hong_Kong
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/hong-kong-virtual-jewish-history-tour

January 23, 2017: A Woman of Chemistry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gertrude_B._Elion
https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/article/elion-gertrude-belle
http://www.amuseum.org/jahf/virtour/page42.html
http://jawscience.webs.com/novgertrudebelion.htm

January 17, 2016: Say It with Satire
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_Buchwald
http://www.notablebiographies.com/supp/Supplement-A-Bu-and-Obituaries/Buchwald-Art.html
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/Buchwald.html
http://www.jewlicious.com/?p=3051

January 16, 2017: Freedom Caps
http://www.jta.org/2015/01/17/default/from-the-archive-in-selma-sold-out-yarmulkes-and-shabbat-behind-bars?_ga=1.223678811.1192853401.1483543887
https://jwa.org/media/what-i-learned-in-alabama-about-yarmulkes
http://www.jweekly.com/article/full/60459/days-of-awe-local-rabbi-still-moved-by-his-march-with-king-in-65/

January 13, 2017: A Brilliant Mind
http://www.ritalevimontalcini.org/en/who-we-are/rita-levi-montalcini/?gclid=CjwKEAjw9OG4BRDJzY3jrMng4iQSJABddor1_9xNARlAiqBGY0tRw1hTp7m-3GkuDXUiDrs55gyBiBoCtA_w_wcB
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1986/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rita_Levi-Montalcinilevi-montalcini-bio.html
http://jwa.org/encyclopedia/article/levi-montalcini-rita

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/finding-the-good-rita-levi-montalcini/

January 10, 2017: The Rav with the Golden Carriage
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rav_Huna
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/112294/jewish/Rav-Huna.htm

http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/7931-huna

January 9, 2017: The Resurging Community of Basel
http://www.jewishjournal.com/travel/article/a_jewish_state_grows_in_basel’‘
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/swiss.html#3
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/swiss.html#3
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basel_massacre

January 5, 2017: Closing Eyes
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/281545/jewish/Initial-Care-of-the-Deceased.htm
http://judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/45011/why-do-we-close-the-eyes-of-the-deceased

January 4, 2017: The Jewish Ghost Town of Utah
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clarion,_Utah
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700175917/Clarion-call-Failed-settlement-lives-on-in-Jewish-hearts.html
http://forward.com/news/142817/echoes-of-jewish-back-to-land-movement-under-utahs/

January 3, 2017: March of Dimes and Eddie Cantor
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/March_of_Dimes
http://www.marchofdimes.org/mission/eddie-cantor-and-the-origin-of-the-march-of-dimes.aspx

January 2, 2017: Jewish Foundations in Science Fiction
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/Isaac_Asimov.html
https://www.judaismandscience.com/isaac-asimov-two-foundations-and-the-jews/
http://jewishcurrents.org/january-2-isaac-asimov/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isaac_Asimov


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December 16, 2016: Wearing White for Shabbat
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December 15, 2016: An Extraordinary Run
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December 12, 2016: Lancaster Jews
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December 7, 2016: A Song of Nature
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http://lazerbrody.typepad.com/Perek%20Shira%20English.pdf

December 6, 2015: The Jews of Ecuador
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/Ecuador.html
http://haruth.com/jw/JewsEquadoreHist.html

http://www.jpost.com/Jewish-World/Jewish-Features/Few-in-number-strong-in-faith

December 5, 2016: Rabbi Ashi
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November 30, 2016: For the Refugees
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November 22, 2016: Chinese Times and Jewish Ladies
http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/mah-jongg/
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November 21, 2016: Taking a Stand in North Carolina
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November 17, 2016: Philosophical Dialogue
http://www.simpletoremember.com/articles/a/Kuzari/
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/halevi/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuzari

November 16, 2016: A Song to the Eternal
http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/adon-olam/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adon_Olam
http://www.bj.org/spiritual-life/music-of-bj/invitation-to-piyut-na/adon-olam-algeria/

http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/851-adon-olam

November 15, 2016: A Crime of Stalin
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Night_of_the_Murdered_Poets
http://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/culture/.premium-1.542192
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November 11, 2016: A Late Acknowledged Hero
http://www.jewish-history.com/ww2/rubin.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/09/us/tibor-rubin-is-dead-at-86-award-of-medal-of-honor-was-delayed-by-anti-semitism.html
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/tibor_rubin.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tibor_Rubin

November 10, 2016: Name Change
http://www.chabad.org/theJewishWoman/article_cdo/aid/2235035/jewish/Can-a-Change-of-Name-Create-a-Change-of-Destiny.htm
http://www.aish.com/atr/Changing-Ones-Name.html
http://www.jewishanswers.org/ask-the-rabbi-859/adding-a-hebrew-name/?p=859
http://www.haaretz.com/jewish/names/.premium-1.585336

November 9, 2016: The Fall of the Wall
http://www.haaretz.com/news/how-the-fall-of-the-berlin-wall-rehabilitated-jewish-germany-1.42
http://forward.com/opinion/world/208664/building-jewish-life-on-the-rubble-of-the-berlin-w/
http://www.jweekly.com/article/full/16203/jewish-berliners-remember-the-wall-that-divided-them/
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/berlin.html
http://www.economist.com/node/10424406

September 21, 2016: Partners Throughout
http://www.jewishpress.com/kidz/midrash-stories/shemayah-and-avtalyon/2011/12/05/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shmaya_(tanna)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abtalion
http://www.goisrael.com/Tourism_Eng/Tourist%20Information/Jewish%20Themes/Jewish_Sites/Pages/Tomb%20of%20Shmaya%20and%20Avtalyon.aspx

September 16, 2016: He Gave Us Curious George
http://www.nytimes.com/2005/09/13/books/how-curious-george-escaped-the-nazis.html?_r=0
http://www.findingdulcinea.com/features/multi-day/net-profiles/6-ha-rey-and-margret-rey.html
http://www.pbs.org/parents/curiousgeorge/program/reys.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._A._Rey

September 14: Games of Tel Aviv
https://www.paralympic.org/tel-aviv-1968
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1968_Summer_Paralympics
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Israel_at_the_1968_Summer_Paralympics

September 12, 2016: Swiss Jews
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/swiss.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Switzerland
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/14149-switzerland

September 2, 2016: Krymchaks: The Unique Jews of Crimea
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krymchaks
http://www.yivoencyclopedia.org/article.aspx/Krymchaks
https://www.eki.ee/books/redbook/crimean_jews.shtml

September 2, 2016: Proud Maker of Music
http://www.meyerbeer.com/whois.htm
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giacomo_Meyerbeer
http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/classical/features/the-man-who-made-wagner-mad-8368165.html

September 1, 2016: On the Canadian Prairie
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http://www.mhs.mb.ca/docs/people/kahanovitch_ii.shtml
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August 30, 2016: Houston Healthcare
http://www.isjl.org/texas-houston-encyclopedia.html
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August 26, 2016: Cantonists
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http://www.yivoencyclopedia.org/article.aspx/Military_Service_in_Russia
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http://strangeside.com/russia-cantonists/

August 24, 2016: Changing Ukraine
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Ukraine
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/ukraine.html
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August 18, 2016: Athlete and Architect
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August 16, 2016: No Chance to Compete
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/Koff.html
http://jwa.org/discover/infocus/olympics#koff
http://jwa.org/blog/jewish-women-olympics

August 15, 2016: The First Neighborhood
http://www.timesofisrael.com/tranquil-dwellings-the-story-of-mishkenot-shaananim/
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Society_&_Culture/geo/mishkenot.html
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mishkenot_Sha%27ananim
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/Kursheedt.html

August 10, 2016: A Unique Olympic Record
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otto_Herschmann
http://www.jpost.com/Sports/Sinai-says-Otto-Herschmann-among-great-Jewish-athlete-Nazi-victims-350836
http://www.jewornotjew.com/profile.jsp?ID=1493

August 9, 2016: Mitzvah with a Shovel
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/160963/jewish/Who-Should-Fill-in-the-Grave.htm
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http://www.dafyomi.co.il/shabbos/halachah/sh-hl-152.htm
http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/filling-the-grave/
http://chevraofcalgary.org/traditions-and-rituals/frequently-asked-questions/

August 8, 2016: Jewish Judo
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/23/sports/olympics/23kanokogi.html?_r=1
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rena_Kanokogi
http://jwa.org/weremember/kanokogi-rusty

August 3, 2016: The Jews of Kaifeng
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/chinajews.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaifeng_Jews
http://www.sino-judaic.org/index.php?page=kaifeng_jews_history

August 2, 2016: Uprising at Treblinka
https://www.ushmm.org/research/the-center-for-advanced-holocaust-studies/miles-lerman-center-for-the-study-of-jewish-resistance/medals-of-resistance-award/treblinka-death-camp-revolt
http://www.jpost.com/Features/In-Thespotlight/This-Week-in-History-Prisoners-revolt-at-Treblinka
http://www.deathcamps.org/treblinka/zabeckirevolt.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treblinka_extermination_camp

August 1, 2016: Parsing Pilpul
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pilpul
https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/judaica/ejud_0002_0016_0_15773.html
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-shasha/what-is-pilpul-and-why-on_b_507522.html

July 28, 2016: Miami Moves
http://www.jta.org/2013/10/23/life-religion/miami-beach-loves-the-jews-but-it-wasnt-always-this-way
http://www.miamiandbeaches.com/things-to-do/history-and-heritage/jewish-heritage
http://www.museumoffamilyhistory.com/lia-miami-hx-1.htm
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/judaica/ejud_0002_0014_0_13808.html July 26,

2016: Sitting in the House of Commons

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jews_Relief_Act_1858
http://www.haaretz.com/jewish/features/.premium-1.667688
http://www.victorianweb.org/religion/judaism/1.html
https://www.rothschildarchive.org/exhibitions/the_journey/lionel_de_rothschilds_journey_to_parliament_1847_1858

July 21, 2016: Hearing About Juldah
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/112503/jewish/Huldah-the-Prophetess.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huldah
http://jwa.org/encyclopedia/article/huldah-prophet-midrash-and-aggadah
https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/judaica/ejud_0002_0009_0_09298.html

July 19, 2016: The Jews of Turkey: A Historical Overview
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/Turkey.html
http://www.turkishjews.com/history/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Turkey
http://www.dailysabah.com/minorities/2016/05/29/jewish-wedding-in-restored-edirne-synagogue-a-sign-of-changing-times

July 18, 2016: The Missing Hero
http://www.biography.com/people/raoul-wallenberg-9522537
http://www.raoulwallenberg.net/wallenberg/raoul-wallenberg-s-biography/
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/wallenberg.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raoul_Wallenberg

July 14, 2016: How Hot
http://www.dailyhalacha.com/m/halacha.aspx?id=724
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yad_soledet_bo
http://halachahbyemail.blogspot.ca/2012/06/what-is-yad-soledet-bo.html
https://www.ou.org/torah/halacha/hashoneh-halachos/wed_03_27_13/

July 13, 2016: Moshe Sharrett
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moshe_Sharett
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/sharett.html
http://www.sharett.org.il/cgi-webaxy/item?English_Short-Bio.htm

July 8, 2016: Benjamin Cardozo
http://www.biography.com/people/benjamin-cardozo-40728#books-on-his-life
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/cardozo.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benjamin_N._Cardozo
http://www.chinuch.org/gedolim_yahrtzeits/Tammuz

July 7, 2016: A Chocolate Treat
http://forward.com/articles/169712/walk-down-the-jewish-chocolate-trail/

http://www.berkeleychocolateclub.com/bayonnechocolate.html
http://esefarad.com/?p=9819

July 5, 2016: The Tosafot Commentaries
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/112332/jewish/The-Tosafists.htm
http://www.encyclopedia.com/article-1G2-2587519969/tosafot.html
http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/the-tosafot/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tosafot

July 4, 2016: Revolutionary Doctors
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=19255302
http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Russell-6
http://americanjewisharchives.org/publications/journal/PDF/1971_23_02_00_shosteck.pdf
http://www.isjl.org/virginia-williamsburg-encyclopedia.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_de_Sequeyra

July 1, 2016: Appointed by Trudeau
https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/law/about-law-faculty/about-bora-laskin
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bora_Laskin
http://www.scc-csc.ca/court-cour/judges-juges/bio-eng.aspx?id=bora-laskin
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/bora-laskin/

June 29, 2016: Kiss the Mezuzah
http://www.yeshiva.co/ask/?id=3017
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/1671534/jewish/Why-Kiss-the-Mezuzah.htm

https://www.ou.org/jewish_action/08/2012/whats-the-truth-about-kissing-the-mezuzah/

June 27, 216: Operation Thunderbolt
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Entebbe
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Terrorism/entebbe.html

http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/operation-entebbe/

June 23, 2016: Protecting Widows
https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/judaica/ejud_0002_0021_0_20884.html
http://www.oztorah.com/2009/01/widows-orphans-mishpatim/

http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/widows-in-jewish-tradition/

June 21, 2016: Three Steps Forward, Three Steps Back
http://www.yeshiva.co/midrash/shiur.asp?id=28352
http://halachipedia.com/index.php?title=Taking_Three_Steps_Back
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/3109554/jewish/Why-Take-Three-Steps-Backward-After-Kaddish-and-the-Amidah.htm
http://www.torahmusings.com/2015/03/three-steps-forward/

June 20, 2016: In West Virginia
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/WestVirginia.html
http://are.as.wvu.edu/reed.htm
http://www.wvencyclopedia.org/articles/1014
http://forward.com/culture/217412/14-facts-about-jewish-west-virginia/
www.wv-bnaisholom.org/about-us.html
http://www.smallsynagogues.com/beckley_wv.htm

June 14, 2016: Make it Transfusable
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1930/landsteiner-bio.html
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/karl-landsteiner-6356.php
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karl_Landsteiner
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_S._Wiener
http://www.scienceheroes.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=195&Itemid=195
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-3448300602.html
http://www.rockefeller.edu/about/awards/lasker/plevine#sidebar
http://www.nytimes.com/1987/10/20/obituaries/dr-philip-levine-87-is-dead-discovered-blood-s-rh-factor.html

May 30, 2016, Memorial Day Museum
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Museum_of_American_Jewish_Military_History

https://www.culturaltourismdc.org/portal/national-museum-of-american-jewish-military-history
http://www.nmajmh.org

May 18, 2016: The First Jewish Museum
http://www.jmw.at/en/about-us
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jewish_Museum_Vienna
Jewish Museum Vienna
The Jewish Museum of the City of Vienna is a place of encounter, confrontation, and understanding, which seeks to raise awareness of Jewish history, religion, and culture.
http://openbuildings.com/buildings/jewish-museum-vienna-profile-26431

May 17, 2016: The Buttonwood Jews
http://thisdayinjewishhistory.blogspot.ca/2015/05/this-day-may-17-in-jewish-history-by.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buttonwood_Agreement
http://jewishcurrents.org/may-17-the-buttonwood-agreement-5487
http://knowlescollection.blogspot.ca/2011/09/gomez-family-sephardic-influence-from.html
http://www.gomez.org/Gomez.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ephraim_Hart
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6945341
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1763_in_Great_Britain
http://www.jstor.org/stable/43057461?seq=2#page_scan_tab_contents
https://books.google.ca/books?id=4eoeBgAAQBAJ&pg=PA175&lpg=PA175&dq=alexander+zuntz+ellen&source=bl&ots=Ah29RFvAO5&sig=w322ZBvLzwtW37SZZdUXehpL1Lw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiitLq_3t3MAhVC1oMKHTKpDK0Q6AEIJzAE#v=onepage&q=alexander%20zuntz%20ellen&f=false (A Biographical Dictionary of Early American Jews: Colonial Times Through 1800  By Joseph R. Rosenbloom)

May 16, 2016: What Happened at SHUM
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhineland_massacres
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/History/crusades.html

read more: http://www.haaretz.com/jewish/this-day-in-jewish-history/1.594057

May 13, 2016: The Jewish National Council
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jewish_National_Council
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/History/vaad.html
http://www.zionism-israel.com/dic/Vaad_Leumi.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assembly_of_Representatives_(Mandatory_Palestine)

May 12, 2016:  A Nurse in Israel
http://jwa.org/encyclopedia/article/cantor-shulamith
http://jwa.org/people/cantor-shulamith
Broken Silence, By Betty Bausch-Polak, Liesje Auerbach-Polak
Jewish Women in Pre-State Israel: Life History, Politics, and Culture,
edited by Ruth Kark, Margalit Shilo, Galit Hasan-Rokem

May 10, 2016: Precious Children
http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/940280/jewish/Negative-Commandment-7.htm
http://www.njop.org/html/printfiles/AM5771print.html
http://www.mishnahyomit.com/articles/Sanhedrin/Molech%20%E2%80%93%20When%20Is%20One%20Surprisingly%20Patur%3F

May 6, 216: A Turn in History
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/Mexico.html
https://mexfiles.net/2007/03/18/mexicali-jews
http://www.aish.com/jw/s/Surprising-Facts-about-the-Jews-of-Mexico.html

May 5, 2016: What Happened in North Africa
https://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007312
https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/satloff.html
http://unitedwithisrael.org/the-terrors-of-the-holocaust-in-north-africa/
http://www.yadvashem.org/yv/en/holocaust/about/02/middle_east.asp#!prettyPhoto

May 4, 2016: Einsteins Jewish Life
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Einstein
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/einstein.html
http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/albert-einstein/

May 3, 2016: The Occident
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Occident_and_American_Jewish_Advocate
http://www.theoccident.com/Occident/volume1/april1843/introductory.html
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/11651-occident-and-american-jewish-advocate-the

May 2, 2016: Take Me Out To The Ball Game
http://www.thisdayinquotes.com/2013/05/take-me-out-to-ball-game.html
https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200153239/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Von_Tilzer
http://www.jewishhumorcentral.com/2010/07/take-me-out-to-ball-game-its-jewish.html
https://thunderontheright.wordpress.com/tag/albert-von-tilzer/
http://www.jta.org/2010/07/06/life-religion/rising-for-albert-and-his-famous-baseball-song

Bibliographical References

April 11, 2016: A Wellspring of Technology
http://jewishcurrents.org/february-9-the-technion-3866
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technion_%E2%80%93_Israel_Institute_of_Technology
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Education/technion.html
http://embassies.gov.il/hong-kong/AboutIsrael/AboutIsraelInfo/Pages/Technion-centennial0327-9687.aspx

April 6, 2016: Great Scots!
 http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/Scotland.html
http://www.educationscotland.gov.uk/higherscottishhistory/migrationandempire/experienceofimmigrants/jewish.asp
http://www.heraldscotland.com/arts_ents/13179679.From_kosher_to_kilts__a_portrait_of_the_lives_of_Scotland_s_Jews/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Scotland

April 4, 2016: A Sci-Fi Wonder
https://sites.google.com/site/stanleygweinbaum/
http://thethunderchild.com/Interviews/People/Soubie/Photos/Soubie.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stanley_G._Weinbaum
http://www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/weinbaum_stanley_g

March 31, 2016: Sand, Sun and Jewish History
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/stthomas.html
http://thejewniverse.com/2015/the-surprising-jewish-history-of-st-thomas-virgin-islands/
http://www.jpost.com/Magazine/Features/Jewish-life-in-the-tropics
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Thomas_Synagogue
https://books.google.ca/books?id=T3t__sdb_SkC&pg=PA276&lpg=PA276&dq=jews+saint+croix&source=bl&ots=qJPEBLKHtx&sig=tnbEInsXcdlmX5d9k_xwB4IvGcw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwimx5Dkl-LLAhXBmIMKHd9dBmgQ6AEISjAI#v=onepage&q=jews%20saint%20croix&f=false
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/judaica/ejud_0002_0004_0_03964.html

March 30, 2016: Parts of the Soul
http://www.chabad.org/kabbalah/article_cdo/aid/380651/jewish/Levels-of-Soul-Consciousness.htm
http://ohr.edu/744
http://ohr.edu/ask_db/ask_main.php/220/Q4/

http://www.aish.com/jl/sp/bas/48942091.html?tab=y

Hamantashen History
http://www.jspacefood.com/brief-history-hamantaschen/
http://www.reformjudaism.org/hamantaschen-first-thousand-ears
http://www.haaretz.com/jewish/features/.premium-1.644971

http://www.aish.com/h/pur/p/Purim_Foods_around_the_World.html

March 16: West Point
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/29/nyregion/my-daughter-the-general-first-charge-from-a-yeshiva-to-west-point.html?_r=0
http://www.haaretz.com/jewish/features/1.679842

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West_Point_Jewish_Chapel
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simeon_Magruder_Levy

March 15, 2016: The Jews of Maine
http://forward.com/culture/132583/jewish-geography-the-maine-way/#ixzz42p8Q6x33
http://www.nytimes.com/1992/10/11/nyregion/inspired-by-visits-to-maine-a-writer-traces-one-of-its-smallest-communities.html
http://mainejewishmuseum.org/history/maines-jewish-history/
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/Maine.html
http://www.mainejews.org/

March 3, 2016: Don't Spoil Your Appetite
www.torah.org/advanced/weekly-halacha/5761/bereishis.html
download2.yutorah.org/2009/1109/739235.doc
http://halachipedia.com/index.php?title=Having_a_meal_on_Erev_Shabbat#Snacks
http://www.dailyhalacha.com/m/halacha.aspx?id=1864
http://halachipedia.com/index.php?title=Preparing_for_Shabbat#Tasting_the_food_in_preparation_of_Shabbat

March 2 2016: A Shabbat Addition
http://www.pirchei.com/pictoral/bircas/32.htm

http://halachipedia.com/index.php?title=The_meals_of_Shabbat

February 26, 2016: A Master Craftsman
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bezalel
http://www.chabad.org/parshah/article_cdo/aid/2483944/jewish/The-Dynamic-Duo-Betzalel-and-Aholiav.htm

http://ravkooktorah.org/TERUMA59.htm

February 25, 2016: The February Strike
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/February_strike
http://en.internationalism.org/book/export/html/1405
http://everything.explained.today/February_strike/
https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/amsterdamstrike.html

February 15, 2016: President William Howard Taft
http://www.jewishpress.com/indepth/front-page/president-taft-and-the-jews-a-remarkable-friendship/2015/12/23/
https://www.ou.org/oupress/uncategorized/silver-era-rabbi-eliezer-silver-generation/
http://thejewishchronicle.net/bookmark/2636150-Centennial-of-historic-speech-at-Rodef-Shalom-is-reached
http://rosenwaldfilm.org/rosenwald/2012/05/01/rosenwalds-visit-to-the-white-house/
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/77100103

February 12, 2016: The Beauty of Blue
https://www.ou.org/judaism-101/glossary/chilazon/ 

February 11, 2016: Inventor Edwin Land
http://www.biography.com/people/edwin-land-9372429#polaroid
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_H._Land
http://www.nytimes.com/1991/03/02/obituaries/edwin-h-land-is-dead-at-81-inventor-of-polaroid-camera.html?pagewanted=all

February 9, 2016: New Hampshire's Jewish History
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/NewHampshire.html
http://www.jewishnh.org/about/histport.html
http://www.strawberybanke.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=115&Itemid=168
http://www.seacoastonline.com/article/20140709/LIFE/407090301

February 8, 2016: Grape Clusters and Rabbi Jossie

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jose_ben_Joezer
http://www.zissil.com/topics/Yossi-ben-Yoezer

January 29, 2016: Rabban Yochanan Ben Zakkai and the City of Yavne

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johanan_ben_Zakai
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/ben_zakkai.html
http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/8724-johanan-b-zakkai
http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/johanan-ben-zakkai/

January 27, 2016: Local Heroes
http://www.centenary.edu/news/2010/0000083#sthash.AlS6uJhu.dpuf
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/shreveporttimes/obituary.aspx?pid=143834379#sthash.F62Jyzw0.dpuf
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose_Van_Thyn
http://www.jewishmuseum.org.uk/LeonGreenman
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2005/jan/13/secondworldwar.poland8
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leon_Greenman
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk/7284763.stm

January 21, 2016: The Jews of Bucharest
http://www.inyourpocket.com/bucharest/Jewish-Bucharest_73587f
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/judaica/ejud_0002_0004_0_03684.html
http://www.yivoencyclopedia.org/article.aspx/Bucharest
http://romaniatourism.com/jewish-heritage.html