Daily Archives: June 22, 2010

Dutch Decoy Jews

Dutch police use ‘decoy Jews’ to stop anti-Semitic attacks: Lodewijk Asscher, Amsterdam’s mayor, has ordered the new decoy strategy to cut the number of verbal and physical attacks on Jews, amid fears that anti-Semitic “hate crime” is on the rise. … Continue reading

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Do Rabbis Dream of Proleptic Sheep?

Via Jim Davila, word of an interesting new thesis from the University of Gothenburg: Erik Alvstad, “Reading the Dream Text: A Nexus between Dreams and Texts in the Rabbinic Literature of Late Antiquity.” “The rabbis interpreted dreams using the same … Continue reading

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