Rabbi Daniel Bouskila

Rabbi Daniel Bouskila

Humans of Israel: My Uncle Isaac

As I sat in the plane on my way to Israel, I reflected on the 43-year relationship I had with my father’s youngest brother.

Mimouna: In My Mind I’ve Gone to Marrakech

For North African Jews, it’s a night when we turn over our homes from Passover to Mimouna, a joyous family and community-oriented cultural celebration that’s all about blessings, smiles and sweets.

My Last Cup of Coffee with A.B. Yehoshua

When we sat down for that cup of coffee (or two, or three…), he asked me to recount our previous meetings. For me, those meetings were almost a mirror image of the various issues that came to define his life as a brilliant literary figure and outspoken public intellectual.


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