Moral corruption, power grabs, political assassinations, sexism, racism and gratuitous violence. We’re all anxiously anticipating the new season of Game Of Thrones but in the mean time, here’s the Jewdas guide to the Israeli elections.
Author Archives: Geoffrey Cohen
20th March @Jamboree. Discussion from 7, music from 8. Let out your inner Jew and give them some dancing shoes and a baseball bat. Tickets available on the door but advance booking recommended as it’s a small venue https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/jewification-a-musical-tickets-15867070836 https://www.facebook.com/events/773710379380574/?fref=ts
Last month, shortly after the death of four Jews shopping at a Kosher Market in Paris, Jewdas published a translated statement by the Union Juive Francaise Pour La Paix – the French Jewish Union for Peace. We’re keen to learn more about how the French left is thinking about anti-semitism, so today we’re publishing another statement, this time by Regard Noir … Continued
“BirthWrong is probably the pinnacle of all human achievement. Everyone who’s anyone will be there.” – Babylonian Talmud, 20:15 See Maimonides! Get pissed! Do some Jewish tourism! Spend Shabbat with Andalusian Jews! Shvitz in a hammam! Visit a communist village! Get pissed! What is it? Bollocks to BirthRight… this is BirthWrong. This is a trip for … Continued
On 8th March, International Women’s Day, join Jewdas and Katsha’nes for an emeser cokney muzikzal fun der istend fun London. A Post-Purimist journey back to the golden age of the London Yiddish Music Hall, exploring the theme of gender through music, poetry and meshugas. Prior Knowledge of Yiddish optional, heckling mandatory. Kvetch to impress and … Continued
A group called National British Resistance are planning on holding an anti-Jewish rally in Clapton on March 22nd. The demo – called “Liberate Stamford Hill” – is being organised by far-right nationalist Joshua Bonehill-Paine and calls for supporters to oppose “The Jewification of Great Britain” and “draw the public’s attention to the on-going Jewish Problem”. Jewdas are calling … Continued
As the media furore over the Paris attacks intensifies, very few news outlets are paying any attention to what France’s Jews are actually saying. Our French khevres at Union Juive Francaise Pour La Paix published this article, translated below by Jewdas’s French Correspondent, Jamie Kleinfeld. Please read and share. http://www.ujfp.org/spip.php?article3772 These last days we have … Continued
A new survey by the Campaign Against Antisemitism has received extensive media coverage. Jewdas has received a secret transcript of the conversation that led to its creation.
Jewdas presents a special one-off concert with stars of the dialectical klezmer cabaret movement, Daniel Kahn and Psoy Korolenko – The Unternationale – in London’s oldest purpose-built synagogue.
It’s been a tense week in the Jewdas household. With only a few days left until our wonderful baby rebbe’s big party, it has become apparent that we have made a huge foe pass by inviting one of Geoffrey’s enemies. Geoffrey Cohen came down from her room to tell us, in a calm and quiet … Continued