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This is the Podcast home of Jewfolk's Who The Folk?! Podcast. Hear from interesting Members of the Tribe from all over the Minneapolis and St. Paul area.

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This is the Podcast home of Jewfolk's Who The Folk?! Podcast. Hear from interesting Members of the Tribe from all over the Minneapolis and St. Paul area.

    Cantor Tamar Havilio

    Cantor Tamar Havilio

    This week, Lonny talks with Cantor Tamar Havilio, who started last month as the new cantor at Bet Shalom. We talk about the journey that it took to get to Minnesota mid-pandemic, what drew her back to a pulpit job, and her family’s excitement for winter, on this week’s Who The Folk?! Podcast

    • 28 min
    Meyer Weinshel

    Meyer Weinshel

    This week I sit down with Meyer Weinshel, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Minnesota who is teaching Yiddish to people of all ages, most recently in a class offered by Jewish Community Action. Meyer talks about how he got started and about a resurgence of Yiddish in the 21st century, on this week’s Who The Folk?! Podcast.

    • 35 min
    Aly Jones

    Aly Jones

    This week I talk with Aly Jones, the new coordinator of JFCS NextGen. We talk about growing up in a really small Jewish community, what led her to the Twin Cities, and how to keep the NextGen momentum going while being socially distant.

    • 26 min
    Candida Gonzalez

    Candida Gonzalez

    This week I talk with artist and art consultant Candida Gonzalez. We talk about the importance of art in the coronavirus era, the intersectionality of being a queer, Russian/Puerto Rican Jew, and the concept of paying reparations, on this week’s Who The Folk?! Podcast.
    https://instagram.com/lasranasjewelry/
    https://www.instagram.com/candida612/

    • 38 min
    Steve Simon

    Steve Simon

    This week we talk to Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon to talk early voting, which kicked off on June 26 for the August 11 primaries. We talk about why voting by mail is a public service in the coronavirus era, how you can get vote by mail if you haven’t signed up for that already, and dispelling myths perpetrated by a certain elected official.

    • 16 min
    Mike Goldstein

    Mike Goldstein

    On this week’s show I’m very excited to welcome Plymouth Police chief and director of public safety Mike Goldstein. We talk about what it’s like to lead a police department, why he’s opted for transparency, and what the past few weeks have been like for him given his role.

    https://www.plymouthmn.gov/Home/Components/News/News/5957/2158

    • 43 min

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