Archive for 'Activism' Category

Yehonatan’s song – for Jonathan Pollard

By Uriah - Last updated: Wednesday, April 11, 2012

I once wrote this song in a letter to Jonathan. It tells of his long distance, but unwavering, love for his wife and the Jewish people, as well as the yearning of the Jewish people as a whole for Hashem in this bitter exile. Feel free to share with those you’d like to remind of […]

Tomb of Ruth and Jesse Gets Fancier – Kumah is Proud!

By Yishai - Last updated: Monday, June 13, 2011

As you may know, Kumah has been honored to be a part of the restoration and rejuvenation of the Tombs of Ruth and Jesse in Hebron for several years.  We even made a short video about it when we did our first major upgrade of the site.  Click on the pic to view! Now, we […]

A Self-Help Guide’s Ode to Yishai

By Yishai - Last updated: Sunday, May 1, 2011

This one’s for Yishai, and for the great modern activists and real-world warriors who live in your heart and in your world.  Grab your iPhone and send that text message, check that e-mail, update that calendar just one more time, dear friend. Go get ’em. An excerpt from Tribes by self-help guru Seth Godin: It’s […]

The Perception of Innocence

By Michael Berezin - Last updated: Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Recently with the recantation of the Goldstone Report many of us, myself included have been reminded of the situation in Gaza and in generally the fight that we are up against out here in Israel. Despite many good intentions towards compromise, we are facing an enemy that will wantonly fire from “innocent” civilian populations forcing […]

One can see clearly in the sky what we all need to see within. Here we come world!

By Yishai - Last updated: Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Standing up to Hellenism in 2010

By Michael Berezin - Last updated: Friday, December 3, 2010

“When the evil Greek kingdom rose up against your people Israel to make them forget your Torah and to turn them away from the statutes of your will- You, in your abundant mercy stood by them in their time of distress, You defended their cause, you judged their grievances, you avenged them. This is a […]

Why is what seems so obvious so hard for so many people to swallow?

By Yishai - Last updated: Wednesday, November 10, 2010


By Yishai - Last updated: Wednesday, October 13, 2010

FROM ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS: “Late Kabbalist, Jewish Org Team Up To Promote Aliyah” As part of their mission to impress upon world Jewry the importance of returning to the Land of Israel, an innovative Jewish organization dedicated to the resurgence of the spirit of Zionism has teamed up with a late Jerusalem kabbalist to spread […]


By Malkah - Last updated: Sunday, September 26, 2010

Tonight is the end of the Judea and Samaria building freeze! Hurray! Several events are planned tonight at midnight and tomorrow, as the Jews of the real Bible Belt prepare to shoot their roots and branches out in every which direction. The end of the building freeze reminds me of a recent flight I had […]

Standing IN instead of standing WITH

By Uriah - Last updated: Friday, August 6, 2010

  As I write this I’m caught in between the moods of getting ready for Shabbat in a few hours on the one hand and shaking off the cramps and tiredness 15 some odd hours of traveling back from Chutz L’aretz on the other. Thank G-d I’ve just arrived back home in Israel from an […]