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JVS Human Services Trains Individuals with Disabilities

JVS Human Services continues its growing mission to train individuals with disabilities to prepare them with skills for the workplace. Feature photo via iStock.JVS Human...

Concentration Camps and Detention Centers: There’s a Big Difference

Holocaust survivor shares his thoughts on the recent comparisons between Nazi concentration camps and detention centers at the Southern border. By Michael WeissI am a...

Don’t Counter Racism with Racism

Shapiro emphasizes that the answer to "race baiting" is to minimize hateful propaganda and racial division. By Susan ShapiroAs a liberal Manhattan writer and teacher,...

This Week’s Torah Portion: Words Matter

Parshat Mattot/Massei: Numbers 30:2-36:13; Jeremiah 2:4-28, 3:4. Rabbi Mark MillerSome of the laws in the Torah still guide our lives today: Think about eating matzah...

Oak Park High Lovefest Reunion

Oak Park High class of 1969 comes from across the world to celebrate their 50th reunion with parties, golf tournaments and softball. By Nancy Magnus...

The Beginning of a Leadership Journey

By Rabbi Ariana Silverman and Rabbi Aaron Starr Rabbinic Leadership Initiative provides learning opportunity in Israel for diverse group of rabbis What happens when two rabbis...

This Week’s Torah Portion: A Broken Peace

Parshat Pinchas: Numbers 25:16-30:1; Jeremiah 1:1-2:3. By Rabbi Brent GutmannThis week’s Torah portion contains an especially challenging episode, one which produces a call to arms...