Monthly Archives: August 2012

Happy Tu B’Av

Today is the 15th day of the Jewish month of Av, known in Hebrew as Tu B’Av. It’s a day discussed in the Mishna as a happy day, when unmarried boys and girls would seek their mates. You can read … Continue reading

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Racist Misogyny

Recent statistics released in England, celebrate the rise in domestic violence prosecutions. I thought about posting on the subject, but couldn’t find any meaty discussions of how to explain the rise, so I left it alone. Now however, I found … Continue reading

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