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Canada’s First Female Hasidic Politician May Be Bound for Parliament Mindy Pollak, 29, is negotiating unchartered territory for someone of her background. To her knowledge, no other Hasidic woman outside Israel has ever entered the political arena as she has. Re-elected last November for her second term as a councilor […]
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pictures by Rachel Renov Photography http://jewinthecity.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/jew-in-the-city-Ep-5-12-4-14.mp3 Listen to “Jew in the City Speaks” above or here. After months of round the clock planning with my friend Chanie Waxler of Buds Events Design (event planner and florist extraordinaire) and chairwomen Rena Kutner and Shoshie Manela, we had an incredible party last […]
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http://jewinthecity.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Jew-In-The-City-ep2-10-30-14.mp3 Listen to the full radio interview above or here. This year marks the first annual worldwide Shabbos Project, an international experience seeking to positively unite world Jewry, spearheaded by Rabbi Warren Goldstein and his wife, Gina, the Chief Rabbi and Rebbetzin of the South Africa. It was Rebbetzin Goldstein who […]
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Forbes-ranked hedge fund manager and philanthropist Henry Swieca, BCBGeneration Creative Director Joyce Azria, and Columbia Law School Dean Emeritus David Schizer are among ten individuals who have been named 2014 Orthodox Jewish All Stars by Jew in the City, the organization dedicated to re-branding Orthodox Jews and Judaism through digital media. In […]
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