Category Archives: Torah

Alt Right Torah Talk: Parashas Matot, Masei (Numbers 30-36)

Parasha Matot is Numbers 30:2–32:42, and Masei is Num. 33-36. * Num. 30:2-17 assumes that all adult women are married. By giving the husband 24 hours to nullify the wife’s vow, it assures him that he is head of the … Continue reading

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This Week’s Torah Portion Is Pinchas (Numbers 25:10–30:1)

The story of the zealot Pinchas seems like a good fit for revolutionaries and bloggers (I just celebrated my 20th blogging anniversary). * Pinchas was the son of a man who married Jethro’s daughter, so he was partially descended from … Continue reading

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Alt Right Torah Talk – Parasha Balak (Numbers 22:2–25:9)

This Torah portion tells the story of Balaam, who is not Jewish. * As the West becomes steadily more tribal, the more relevant these texts become. In the world as described by the Torah, it doesn’t matter that not all … Continue reading

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Alt Right Torah – Parasha Chukat (Numbers 19-22)

* This week’s Torah portion is the shortest in Numbers. * What goyim call cheating, Yidden call chevrusa learning. No Jew ever need be alone when he’s taking a class or getting certified. Instead, he should be able to rely … Continue reading

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Alt Right Torah – Parasha Shelach (Numbers 13-15)

This week’s Torah portion covers the 12 spies sent in to the land of Israel, ten of whom come back with negative reports. * We don’t see the world as it is. We see the world as we are. Didn’t … Continue reading

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