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Rabbi Mordechai Tokarsky is Executive Director of RAJE (Russian American Jewish Experience)

ARTICLES BY: Mordechai Tokarsky

August 16, 2012 11:19 pm

The Hidden 36 – Zev Wolfson’s Powerful Lessons in Jewish Leadership

Do you believe in the Kabalistic Jewish tradition of the 36 hidden Tzadikim -  saintly Jews  who sustain the Jewish people with their...

July 5, 2012 11:06 am

Russian American Jews: A Bright Spot for the Jewish People

When it comes to Jewish population studies, I am conditioned to expect reports of gloom and doom. Assimilation and intermarriage among non-orthodox Jews has been...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...

At Sukkot, Israeli Farmers Enjoy the Fruits of Their Faith - Avichai Koch says farming is in his blood. He is the son of Holocaust survivors from Europe who immigrated...


Several Cyber Attacks Disrupt Major Websites Twitter, Netflix, Spotify

Several cyber attacks disrupted Web traffic on the East Coast Friday, shutting down access to some of the Web's most popular sites and frustrating their users. A slew of major sites...


Italian Prime Minister: UNESCO Jerusalem Resolution ‘Shocking,’...

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on Friday assailed the anti-Israel resolution adopted by UNESCO last week, saying that he found...

Middle East

Turkey Expands Military Offensive Against Kurdish Fighters in Syria

Turkey escalated its offensive Thursday against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, pounding them with airstrikes and artillery, and complicating the battle against the Islamic State group by Ankara and Washington,...