Tag Archives: Mile End Chavurah

The 10 Plagues of Passover as told from an Indigenous perspective by Nathan and Howard Adler: twin brothers from Ottawa of both Jewish and Ojibwe/Anishinaabe heritage.

Read Shtetl’s interview with post-denominational rabbi-in-training Ari-Lev Fornari. We talk about how to forgive when you really don’t want to, trans and gender issues in Judaism, and, the age old question- what is the Torah anyway?

Self-hatred 101 today on Shtetl with Joseph Rosen, author of “In Defense of Self-Hatred”, and the young woman who wrote “Nice Jewish Boys” and “A Jewish Education” under the pseudonym Lick My Knish. Deconstructing a fav. Jewish pass time.

On Saturday, December 24th join the Mile End Chavurah at Luck Hop Foo for a first-ever celebration of… X-mas for Jews. A lesser known holiday, X-mas for Jews (generally featuring a combination of Chinese food and low-brow cinema) has gained significant mainstream recognition over the past half-century. Click for more info.