Andrew Lapin

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Kaddish for RBG

The iconic Justice’s death is an occasion for national Jewish mourning. The evening Ruth Bader Ginsburg died, on Sept. 18, 2020, was Erev Rosh Hashanah....

Editor’s Note: Rosh Hashanah Love

One of the challenges this year is that, to many, there is no perceptible switch from our spring and summer doldrums to now. I stepped...

Editor’s Note: An Education

The JN cares very deeply about our local schooling, and we pledge to cover our community’s response to this at every level. Back to school...

Editor’s Note: Why the Jewish News Needs the Post Office

The timely delivery of our magazine is in jeopardy due to drastic, partisan-motivated cutbacks underway at the U.S. Postal Service. This month the Jewish News...

Rashida Tlaib: “It’s The Same Folks Coming After All Of Us”

Read our companion story about how local Jews are reacting to Tlaib's primary campaign, and our editor's note on why we interviewed her. The polarizing...

Editor’s Note: The Question

Read our interview with Rep. Tlaib and our companion story about how local Jews are reacting to Tlaib’s primary campaign. The Jewish News has indeed “done...

Editor’s Note: How We Cover Elections

Jewish News editor Andrew Lapin explains how we will be covering the 2020 elections. Michigan’s statewide primary elections are coming up on Aug. 4, and...