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jewish holidays 2013

This year Hanukkah is starts in the month of November — sundown on November 27, to be exact — rather than coordinating with
I'm not fasting because the oldest symbol of "unity"--the Western Wall--is a battleground for religious pluralism, and I imagine that if the Cohanim were still around they would be on the side of the Haredim, not on the side of those women who, like me, want to be full participating Jews with tallit and a Torah.