This is a bit of a different episode as we’ll be hearing how a cross section of the Jewish community is responding to Covid 19. The aim is in the midst of madness to provide some positivity. It is by no means comprehensive and apologies if I’ve missed something huge. Take this episode as an overarching snapshot.

Introduction – 00:00

Ashley Blaker – 01:22The famous frum comedian talks about what he’s been doing to cheer people up

Leeds Pesach Pop-up Shop – 04:09I chat with Marshall Frieze and Simon Williams about providing Pesach food for the entire Leeds Jewish community

Hagai Rossman – 08:41We hear all about how Big Data is helping the Israeli response direct from the Weizmann Institute in Israel

Rabbi Pink – 17:10Representing Chabad Lubavitch Leeds

Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner – 26:14The Senior Rabbi of Reform Judaism

Keith Brooks – 32:08Profesional Nerd and Frumster discusses why it may be OK to use Zoom on Seder Night

Laurie Rackind – 39:19The Chief Executive of JAMI explains how his charity have quickly evolved

Miriam Lorie – 44:42Discusses why this night may not be different from all other nights

Conclusion – 46:29Hayden provides some closing remarks

Comments (1)
  1. Just listened to Special Report. Found it both interesting and entertaining.
    Loved your wish for a Passover Pesach.

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