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Tikkun (2018) 33 (1-2): 71–72.
Published: 01 January 2018
... and safe measures that would have effectively resolved the crisis — the powers that be decided to lock up “the worst of the worst” in solitary confinement, often in special facilities called supermax prisons. There, relatively stable prisoners experienced serious emotional distress while prisoners...
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (4): 26–28.
Published: 01 July 2007
... On which to error. degree that the upon re­ statements solitary sound as depending The accepted contain, being fabrication. before collusive criteria many preclude to meet must enough large ports numbers in narrated ports such-and-such. say or do Prophet the heard...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (2): 29–32.
Published: 01 April 2010
... ourselves and our world. What’s more, silence is a prerequisite for certain vital solitary activities, such as contemplation, meditation, prayer, and healing, as well as over­ hearing the dictates of our conscience. But ubiquity does not ensure intimacy. Thus, silence, this quiet capital...
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Tikkun (2012) 27 (1): 18–20.
Published: 01 January 2012
... a kind of constant unconscious backdrop that others are receding away from us, that we must pursue our own self-interest, protect ourselves, and endure the pathos of our lives and deaths as solitary beings. Still more, because we in reality are not solitary beings but beings animated by the longing...
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Tikkun (2017) 32 (2): 67–68.
Published: 01 April 2017
... the biometric fingerprint ID system Israel uses at checkpoints to track Palestinians entering Israel for work. In the U.S. they supply equipment and technology to private and public prisons, making them complicit in mass incarceration and solitary confinement. The campaign to stop HP is based on the historic...
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Tikkun (2018) 33 (3): 57–64.
Published: 01 August 2018
... arrive, when a light, a bright, a dawn, would arise, when fate would knock at the door like a wind or the solitary tusk of an elephant, and they would be given a second chance. So they were not surprised when that day did arrive, when the light and the bright and the dawn of a new beginning came...
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Tikkun (2016) 31 (3): 15–16.
Published: 01 August 2016
... by the solitary individual who, with the help of schooling, has learned to “cope” with the world alone. . .. “Missing from contemporary education: thinking about meaning in life, the transmission of cultural literacy, decoding mass media, nurturing of intellectual curiosity, and how to resist the influence...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (3): 81.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of his own life as a cast of writers in this anthology of Jewish Palestinian refugee who managed to become a thinkers, including Rebecca Alpert writing on respected professor at Columbia University “solitary sex” (didn’t we used to call...
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Tikkun (2012) 27 (1): 53–55.
Published: 01 January 2012
..., is not a solitary one. The classroom is a place for encountering the other—whether the other is the voice in a text or the voice of one’s fellow student. Indeed the classroom as a community is central to their pedagogic vision. The deep evoking of being human requires seeing ourselves in the face and experience...
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Tikkun (2011) 26 (3): 115–118.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of solitary confinement” wherein he is perceived solely as a Holocaust poet by reading him as a mid-twentieth-century poet. Norman Fischer’s essay delves into the relationship between silence and language that is at the core of both Judaism and Buddhist practices. He argues that living with the phrases of Zen...
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Tikkun (2014) 29 (4): 15–16.
Published: 01 November 2014
...SONIA JACOBS The first day I met Rabbi Richter, I declared with great pride to him that I had my own prayer books and jumped up to get them from my cell. I looked forward to talking about the Bible from a Jewish perspective. I was kept in solitary confinement so it was hard enough to get...
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Tikkun (2013) 28 (3): 55–57.
Published: 01 August 2013
... plausibility now. Spiritual insights and spiritual paths can be, and are, detached from their origins and cultivation in traditional religious communities. Gottlieb discusses how a solitary individual might thus move between yoga, meditation, and various types of prayer, all in quest of healing, only...
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (6): 53–55.
Published: 01 December 2008
... starving himself in solitary confinement, suspended from a crane by the River Thames in a glass box for 44 days. The illusionist believed that living without food and human contact, he’d experience “a higher spiritual state,” which...
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Tikkun (2014) 29 (4): 31–32.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., forced inhalation of ammonia, and prolonged use of restraint and seclusion (isolation in solitary confinement). Originally founded for the ostensible purpose of treating those with the most severely dangerous self-harming or aggressive behavior, the Judge Rotenberg Center now houses children, youth...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (5): 22–24.
Published: 01 October 2010
... each of us, a brief and ephemeral flash of life in a sea of roiling darkness. We ought to be able to take what time is at hand and use it to resolve to improve ourselves. And we ought to know that our identity is not simply that of solitary, indi­ vidual beings. We are part of something larger...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (6): 56–58.
Published: 01 December 2010
... to nearness him. The solitary beloved, Y sitting and shedding tears of great longing for her lover who for the time being is separated is being separated lover time for of her for who the longing tears great...
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Tikkun (2018) 33 (1-2): 77–80.
Published: 01 January 2018
... notoriety in both Catholic and non-Catholic circles because it vividly addressed many of the psychological, economic, political, and religious issues that his contemporaries were grappling with. In 1949 he was ordained a priest. While his writings in the 1950s largely focused on the solitary, contemplative...
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Tikkun (2012) 27 (4): 55–58.
Published: 01 November 2012
... that follow, sometimes it helps to recite the kaddish in the presence of the daily quorum. But “We stand there with the other mourners, all of them from another generation. Even amid community, our experience is solitary. Whose wife dies at thirty-two? Who loses a mother at age four? We stand within a vast...
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Tikkun (2017) 32 (1): 52–56.
Published: 01 January 2017
... perspective on this historical tragedy. “The Promise” ( Figure 2 ), a detail from his installation “Ashfall,” depicts two solitary figures behind lace and framed by twigs. The focus on two people is profoundly significant. Throughout my long teaching career, I have regularly informed students that a million...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (3): 19–22.
Published: 01 June 2010
... succeed in learning what the educator Lisa Delpit, in Other People’s Children, calls the codes of power,” which enable us to move from solitary or minority critique and vision to vital collective action. In this process of mastering change, some analysts urge us to forego truth...