January 14, 2021

Shabbat Around the World

KMR celebrated Global Shabbat with their international friends by learning about how Jews celebrate Shabbat in different parts of the world.

Jess Daninhirsch
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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January 22, 2021

Virtual vs. In-Person Conventions

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January 22, 2021

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Imagine living in a country where everything is controlled by a dictator in a disguise and knowing since you were younger, that if you don’t move away you’ll hardly be able to build a good life for yourself.

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January 22, 2021

Small Changes Make Big Differences

Parshat Bo follows the plagues unleashed in Egypt, and how they could have been avoided all together if Pharaoh had freed the Israelites instead of feeding his own self-interest. If we all make small changes to benefit others instead of ourselves, we can make a big difference in our quality of life and the world as a whole.

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January 21, 2021

Who I Am, and How I Became That Person In BBYO

How I started my BBYO journey, and how I am working my way to my own success.

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January 20, 2021

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Have you ever wondered what Jewish food represents you the most? Find out here!

Madison Harr
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January 19, 2021

Let’s Celebrate Our Success

What better way to celebrate the successful year each region has had than applying for International Awards.

Anna Rosenbaum
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January 15, 2021

My Abnormal Spotify Playlist

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January 15, 2021

MITs, Will you Go to BBYO With Me?

See how my heart and home, Ohavim BBG from Eastern: North Carolina Council, achieved a huge membership milestone with creative MIT asks!

Anna Warshaw
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January 15, 2021

Working As Shlichim

This week's parsha is when Moses learns he must act as a messenger for G-d, to get the Israelites out of Egypt. He does not initially view himself as a leader, but he learns that G-d will support him and everyone who puts in work and effort. This applies to issues we are facing now such as racism and anti-Semitism, because we have an obligation to help as Jews and as messengers. 

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January 13, 2021

Podcasting: My Idea, My Plan, My Start, My Story

Do you have what it takes to start a podcast?

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January 11, 2021

Borat Returns

Everything we can unpack and lessons we can take from the brand new sequel "Borat Subsequent Movie Film."

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January 11, 2021

The Importance of the Messages on Your Clothes

It's important to know and understand the history and meaning of messages that you are wearing.

Jackeline Sewrjugin Filipowski
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January 8, 2021

Finding Your Flame

This week's Parsha focuses on the gift of life, and how we can make 2021 a year of connection and kindness. We can always improve on our own lives, and better the lives of others around us. 

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December 24, 2020

Be the Change You Wish to See

Change can be a scary thing, however, like any fear, we must conquer and overcome it.

Gillian Beck
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December 24, 2020

The Best Specialty Coffee in Buenos Aires

If you are a coffee lover and happen to come to Buenos Aires, you won't want to miss my three favorite spots in the city.

Solana Wainstein
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December 24, 2020

Global Shabbat in Israel

A celebration of Shabbat with the whole world.

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December 24, 2020

Israel: A country at the Forefront of Technological Innovation

Israeli companies are creating important innovations for improving safety, the environment, and sustainability.

Maya Viswanathan
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December 24, 2020

Sometimes You May Not Feel Jewish Enough, Trust Me, You Always Are

I have never felt “Jewish enough,” and plenty of people deal with the same struggle, but you are always enough.

Lily Granai
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December 23, 2020

The Effect of BBYO and Leadership on Mental Health

How being an active BBG has made me realize my self-worth and changed my perspective.

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December 21, 2020

The Culture of Our Order

When observing different teens from around our order, we can see that we all have different moments that we identify as our favorite; yet we all remain in the order because of the traditions that are kept.

Kyle York
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