Cathy Alexander July 21, 2014 10 Comments
Some religions prohibit women from having formal power, while others are open-minded. You might be surprised where some religions fall on the spectrum ...
Crikey November 6, 2013 3 Comments
Crikey readers talk gambling, Ed Killesteyn, anti-Semitism and why in the world Australia needs submarines.
Crikey November 5, 2013 1 Comment
Crikey readers talk the AEC and the Western Australian Senate vote debacle. Plus Guy Rundle and a reader go head-to-head.
Crikey May 28, 2010
The archaeological dig for the City of David in Jerusalem thrills the busloads of elderly Jewish American tourists. But the dig puts Palestinian homes at risk and adds more fuel to the Israel vs. Palestine fire.
Crikey April 1, 2010 7 Comments
While observant Jews are selling their beer for the week to mark Passover, why not celebrate your tenuous Jewish credentials (or make some new ones) with a nice pot of Yiddish grandmother chicken soup?
Crikey March 5, 2010
In no other field of modern literature have Jews contributed so little than to the genre of fantasy, says Michael Weingrad. So why is there no Jewish Narnia?
Crikey November 10, 2009
MP Joe Hockey gives a damning view of literal interpretations of the Bible in Christianity in last night's speech to the Sydney Institute. We need to embrace the diversity of religions and not commit acts of war because of it, he says.
Crikey November 9, 2009
Gawker put together a silly quiz to test how 'jewy' you are, with bagels, Larry David and blintzes. But there's a serious side, with children of converted progressive Jews being discriminated against like Harry Potter Mudbloods.
Antony Loewenstein October 30, 2009 2 Comments
This week's J Street’s conference saw Zionists, students, pensioners, 1948 Jewish fighters, anti-Zionists and Nazi hunters congregate in Washington DC in an effort to widen the debate over the Middle East.