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Protesters gather in front of Detroit federal building calling for end of Chaldean deportations

https://youtu.be/PgKMAhBX-XM The Chaldean Deportation Protest – June 2017 Bill Kubota, One Detroit/Detroit Journalism Cooperative Lafayette Boulevard in front of the Federal Courthouse in downtown Detroit was closed...

Wait…there’s an NAACP in Grosse Pointe? Seriously?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=8&v=ok9PzgcXF0c By Keith A. Owens | Michigan Chronicle Greg Bowens, the newly elected president of the newly created Grosse Pointe/Harper Woods NAACP, has become amusingly accustomed...

Yiddish Hero

It’s been four years since Eugene Driker became board chair at one of the country’s largest Jewish cultural organizations, the Yiddish Book Center (YBC)....

Transitions to Success

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=24&v=kz8-X3P0i-8 Transitions to Success is a nationwide multi-platform program that redefines the way we view poverty. This is accomplished by “treating” poverty as a medically...

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Looking Back: A New Chapter

The Jewish News is the latest in an emerging trend of for-profit, community focused print media companies transitioning to non-profit ownership. It’s that time again. It happens...

Torah Portion: Writing Our Own Song

Parshat Haazinu: Deuteronomy 32:1-52; I Samuel 22:1-51. And you shall write for yourselves this song” (Devarim 31:19). The subject of this verse is unclear and debated...