BREAKING: Discovery of 1939 message of ‘congratulations’ from Board of Deputies to General Francisco Franco

One of Geoffrey Cohen’s research assistants was in the archives of the Board of Deputies yesterday, and uncovered this curio from the public affairs file. It’s a fascinating glimpse into the response of a Jewish community leader at what, in retrospect, turned out to be a momentous event in our history. Who knows what further research may uncover! Read more about BREAKING: Discovery of 1939 message of ‘congratulations’ from Board of Deputies to General Francisco Franco[…]

Exclusive New Testament chapter reveals Jesus became a Tory

In a world exclusive, Jewdas has unearthed a new chapter of the New Testament, the book of George, in which Jesus abandons his previous obsession with feeding and healing people and becomes a compassionate Conservative. The book will soon be published in full, in an exclusive publishing deal with the Daily Mail, but in the Read more about Exclusive New Testament chapter reveals Jesus became a Tory[…]

Watch Our Video From Last Year’s Birthwrong Trip To Southern Spain

Hey, did you know that every year thousands of Jews from around the world get to travel to Israel on free ten day trips to learn about how amazing Zionism is? It’s called Birthright and it’s one of the ugliest examples of how Zionism and a one-sided view of Israel-Palestine gets forced onto young Jews. Read more about Watch Our Video From Last Year’s Birthwrong Trip To Southern Spain[…]

Babel’s Blessing January Classes

Jewdas’ slightly more respectable baby sibling Babel’s Blessing has an announcement for you all! Register for Yiddish, Hebrew & British Sign Language classes 2016 – and help us train the next generation of radical ESOL teachers Here’s a suggestion for anyone struggling to think of a New Year’s resolution, or feeling themselves sliding into that Read more about Babel’s Blessing January Classes[…]

JNF Under Demolition: They Say Bedouin Nights, We Say Bedouin Rights

On the 26th of November the JNF held a themed “Bedouin Nights” party in London, coincidentally the same night it razed the Bedouin village of al-Araqib for the 91st time. Promising a “unique Bedouin style venue” with cocktails and shesha, the event was to raise money for Desert Stars which is a JNF project for young Bedouin Read more about JNF Under Demolition: They Say Bedouin Nights, We Say Bedouin Rights[…]

Affirmations for Transgender Day of Rememberence

Affirmations for Transgender Day of Remembrance This year’s list of names is again long and painful, again full of stories, and again, disproportionately stories of violence against trans and gender non-conforming people of colour. We honour them, we remember them. (printable list of known names here) Whether or not we have a minyan to say Read more about Affirmations for Transgender Day of Rememberence[…]