Berkshire Jewish Voice Highlights

Highlights from the Berkshire Jewish Voice

Life in a Time of Pandemic and Civil Unrest

Rabbi Everett Gendler - pioneering Jewish environmentalist and longtime crusader for social justice - shares thoughts about this time of pandemic and civil unrest

The Summer of Our Discontent

Shakespeare & Company stalwart Jonathan Epstein reflects on a summer off the stage, and what the present absence of live theatre may portend for the future

Jewish Wisdom for Walking into the Unknown

Rabbi Jodie Gordon of Hevreh of Southern Berkshire draws on contemporary and ancient Jewish wisdom in offering thoughts on how to make it through these difficult times with grace and confidence

Dispatch from a Distillery in Israel

Intrepid bronfin (whiskey) aficionado Alex Rosenblum ventures out to the highlands just before Israel's coronovirus shutdowns to tipple at Golan Heights Distillery

We're Off on the Road to Morocco - Culinarily, At Least

Our Traveling With Jewish Taste columnist Carol Goodman Kaufman shares some surprising facts about Morocco's rich Jewish history, as well as a recipe for one of that Jewish community's notable dishes - braised chicken with dates