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Holocaust Podcast Features Testimonies from Survivors

Yale University's Fortunoff Video Archive launches a podcast that features testimonies from Holocaust survivors including a former resident of West Bloomfield. Yale University’s Fortunoff Video...

Catherine Cangany on Henry Ford’s Anti-Semitism

Lecturer Catherine Cangany spoke at the Dearborn Historical Museum about Henry Ford and his anti-Semitic newspaper, The Dearborn Independent. Photography by Corrie Colf The Dearborn Historical...

Communicating With Your Child About Anti-Semitism

With the rise of anti-Semitic incidents parents should embrace having conversations with their children about these issues. Recently, anti-Semitic incidents have not only been plaguing...

Susan Adelman Makes Her Mark

From pediatric surgeon to author, Susan Adelman has pursued her many passions to reach her goal of making the world better. Photography by Sacred Overstreet-Amos When...

Caytak Family Opens Chabad Center in Troy

Rabbi Menachem and Chana Caytak used Detroit Federation’s 2018 Jewish population study to find the best location for their new Chabad center in Troy. Featured...

Thousands Gather for Forbes Under 30 Summit

From Oct. 27-30, young entrepreneurs will be honored at the Forbes Under 30 Summit in Detroit. Featured image courtesy of Forbes 30 Under 30 Just over...

Swastikas Found in West Bloomfield Linear Park

Two swastikas were discovered spray-painted in the pedestrian tunnel of the West Bloomfield Linear Park Trail. Featured photo courtesy of Stacy Gittleman A planned annual family...

Young Jews Making Moves: Emilie Weingarden

Farmington Hills native Emilie Weingarden continues her advocacy for the LGBTQ+ community through her passion for politics. Featured photo by Corrie Colf Emilie Weingarden, 17, has...

Scott Kaufman Revitalized the Jewish Community

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit's outgoing CEO Scott Kaufman is leaving a stronger, more connected community. Photos courtesy of John Hardwick When Scott Kaufman became...

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The Polonsky-Shifrin-Wiley Trio Makes Michigan Debut

Pianist Anna Polonsky, clarinetist David Shifrin and cellist Peter Wiley are the musical trio performing this Saturday at the Seligman Performing Arts Center in...

Movie Review: ‘Jojo Rabbit’

Taika Waititi's Jojo Rabbit is a captivating combination of comedy and tragedy. Jojo Rabbit is the story of a 10 year-old boy in Nazi Germany, trained...

Historic Vote Brings Recognition For Armenian Genocide

The House of Representatives votes to recognize and remember the Armenian Genocide, but Turkey continues its opposition to the terminology. It has only symbolic value....

Dahlia Lithwick Urges Women to Take Action

NCJW speaker Dahlia Lithwick addresses the issues that women are facing in the current political climate. Featured photo courtesy of NCJW There’s good news and bad...