Tag: hasidism

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November 4, 2013

Is this Hasidic man posing on a bed for an American Apparel advertisement a sexualized image? Sarah Imoff argues why the media fails to see the context and places the model — and the tradition — on a pedestal.

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August 24, 2012

When Jews sing a niggun, Ethan Press writes, this wordless Jewish melody brings the singer into ecstatic union with the Divine.

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July 2, 2009

Matisyahu live on stage in Minneapolis (photo by Mitch Hanley). Last night, Nancy Rosenbaum, our new associate producer, and I…