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Talmud & Commentaries

For centuries, studying a page of the Talmud has come with a bevy of barriers to entry. Written mostly in Aramaic, the Talmud in its...

Quick Click…From the DJN Davidson Digital Archive

This week, you will find a new feature on the Detroit Jewish News Foundation’s website (djnfoundation.org). “Top Stories” replaces the “Special Features” button at...

Year In Review 2016

JANUARY The Isaac Agree Downtown Synagogue unveiled a new urban agriculture program called Seeds to Table just before Tu b’Shevat. Volunteers nurture seeds into plantlets...

The Rabba Effect?

Sara Hurwitz is America's first Orthodox "rabba"; with few exceptions, she has managed to achieve parity within Judaism's last old boy network. "Come gather 'round people wherever you roam, and admit that the waters around you have grown and accept it that soon you'll be drenched to the bone..."

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Danny Raskin: Detroit Eats

Two former Detroiters have opened a new restaurant in Boynton Beach, Florida. A new restaurant that opened a short while ago in Boynton Beach, Florida,...

Looking Back: Michigan’s Jewish Suffragette

This month marks 100 years since the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution. The Michigan primary elections were held this week....