Andrew Lapin

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Editor’s Note: A Polarizing Panel

Thoughts on “Dismantling Antisemitism,” the controversial discussion that featured Rashida Tlaib. At the Jewish News, we have used this year’s Antisemitism Project to attempt to...

New WSU Press Director Sees “Position to Succeed”

Stephanie Williams discusses staff upheavals and Jewish publishing. The annual Association for Jewish Studies Conference for academic publishers is being held virtually this week through...

Editor’s Note: Our Chanukah Present

The JN has been selected to be a host newsroom for the nonprofit Report For America for its upcoming 2021-2022 fellowship year. I’ve just spent...

JFS, JVS and Kadima Take Next Steps Toward Potential Merger

Formal merger of social services nonprofits could happen by July 2021. Jewish Family Service of Metro Detroit (JFS), JVS Human Services and Kadima Mental Health...

Editor’s Note: Addressing Our Election Reporting

The JN’s editor responds to a 400-person statement. Since the election, I have been reflecting on how the Jewish News covered this year’s campaign, and...

Rep. Andy Levin Talks Potential Labor Secretary Role, Biden Priorities

The congressman’s name is being floated for the president’s cabinet, but he’s downplaying the chatter. Multiple trade unions, including the United Auto Workers, the Communication...