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Tikkun (2016) 31 (1): 50–53.
Published: 01 January 2016
... community. Sikh American feminist concerns include protecting a woman’s freedom to marry whom she wants without fear of honor violence or domestic violence, forced marriage, or the hurt of being outcast from her sangat. It is important to actively create spaces and platforms that celebrate and defend...
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (1): 68.
Published: 01 January 2007
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Tikkun (2016) 31 (4): 46–49.
Published: 01 November 2016
... and to defend public and higher education as a public good. For the most part, public school teachers and higher education faculty are a national treasure and may be one of the last defenses available to undermine a growing authoritarianism, pervasive racism, permanent war culture, widening inequality...
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (4): 81.
Published: 01 November 2008
... Jesus in Love: at the Cross , Cherry Kittredge , AndroGyne Press , 2008 Defending Humanity , Fletcher George P. Ohlin Jens David , Oxford University Press , 2008 Surprised by God , Ruttenberg Danya , Beacon Press , 2008 The Bridge at the Edge...
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Tikkun (2004) 19 (2): 53–66.
Published: 01 April 2004
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (1): 6–7.
Published: 01 January 2008
... Copyright © Tikkun magazine 2007 Defending Chanukah from The Latest Assault on Religion by Christopher Hitchens Many liberals and aca­ (either by him or by the editors cial justice as well. Lemer ar­ people away for the sacrifices, demics are deeply antagonistic...
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Published: 01 January 2011
It wasn’t so much a cop as a system that killed Oscar Grant. Above, police in riot gear defend that system during July 8, 2010, protests in Oakland, California, about the “involuntary manslaughter” verdict received by Johannes Mehserle, the police officer who shot Grant. It wasn’t so much a cop More
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Tikkun (2017) 32 (2): 63–64.
Published: 01 April 2017
... population in the old city of Hebron and will come from Palestinian properties that were seized years ago by the Israeli government. The transfer of properties will be in direct contravention of international law. Netanyahu says he is defending Israel from Arab terrorists. However, this is not what...
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Tikkun (2013) 28 (4): 13–16.
Published: 01 November 2013
... “defend our religious freedoms.” As I think “the biblical definition of marriage” and “sanctity of life” are code for the Republican Party’s resistance to marriage equality and abortion, respectively, I also think that “religious freedoms” is code for rejection of the subsidized contraception provision...
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Tikkun (2014) 29 (1): 51–54.
Published: 01 January 2014
... is in the tradition of another classic on Jewish debate, Anson Laytner’s Arguing with God: A Jewish Tradition . Laytner’s book calls readers’ attention to three particular disputes in the Tanakh: Abraham (defending Sodom); Moses (convincing God not to abandon the Israelites); and Job (protesting the injustice of his...
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (5): 96.
Published: 01 September 2007
...—thinking that claim to be merely a n ti-Z io n ist assail a bigger stick will make them more se­ me. On the other, those who believe that cure. Well, as the United States is finding Israel m u st preem ptively defend itse lf in Iraq it doesn’t matter how big your are calling me a self-hating...
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Tikkun (2015) 30 (2): 40–42.
Published: 01 April 2015
... plants and animals around us and feel called to defend the planet today. How to organize them? I propose a new spiritual (not religious) order, a loosely connected federation of allies of all ages, lifestyles, nations, and professions who see it as their task to save Mother Earth. This federation...
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Tikkun (2017) 32 (1): 72.
Published: 01 January 2017
... they can defend themselves into unborn children so they can defend themselves and into the whales. get into the genuine poets there are so many old women spinning unearthly yarns in keeping with the rhythm of their own breathing. ...
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Tikkun (2017) 32 (2): 56.
Published: 01 April 2017
... activists, journalists, and human rights defenders who put their bodies and lives on the line to demand change in the face of inequality and injustice. This work is vital because the extent of grassroots activism and the degree of exposure it receives simply doesn’t match up, a result of the mainstream...
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (3): 73.
Published: 01 August 2008
... of its fears and shame, becom­ ing instead the tough, brash and confident citizens of their own state. Here was a place where timid and bookish Jews with their shtetl mentality had been transformed into workers who gloried in their physical vitality and their power to build and defend a Jewish...
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (3): 7.
Published: 01 August 2008
... people. For the last 2000-plus years Jews have been systematical­ values of the Jewish people. Does my sympathy for Israel’s need to ly expelled from nation after nation: Palestine in the first century; defend itself weaken my own Jewish values and identity? N o, it England in 1292; Spain in 1492...
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (4): 25–27.
Published: 01 November 2008
... taking place among those least able to defend themselves. People at the margins of of margins at the People themselves. defend to able least those among place taking...
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (4): 20–22.
Published: 01 July 2007
... as innocent. If legal protection and moral response depends on us being innocent or worthy, then who can be “saved?” What makes the Good News good news is precisely that God loves and defends unworthy and non-innocent life. Otherwise, you and I have little hope. And we can easily justify capital...
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Tikkun (2012) 27 (2): 40–71.
Published: 01 April 2012
..., their own startling behaviors, the interpretive and sometimes deluding nature of their own perception, as well as the unpredictable, unknowable minds and behaviors of others. They seek answers to the mysteries of conscious and subconscious processes within themselves and bear the well-defended ideological...
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Tikkun (2016) 31 (3): 60–61.
Published: 01 August 2016
... demonized the Palestinians, the next step for these self-proclaimed defenders of the faith is to demonize those Jews who step out of line as Arab-lovers and traitors to the Jewish people. Our situation in this country is not, of course, as desperate as it is for our allies and friends in the Israeli...
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