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“I Want Them to be Visible”: Rep. Brenda Lawrence Asks the Jewish Community to Stand in Solidarity with the Black Community

Congressional Caucus on Black-Jewish Relations looks to spearhead legislation to fight systematic racism.  The Congressional Caucus on Black-Jewish Relations released a joint statement on Tuesday,...

Holocaust Education Funding Bill Passes Senate

By Ron Kampeas Leading lobbying for passage were Hadassah and the Jewish Federations of North America. WASHINGTON (JTA) — The U.S. Senate unanimously approved $10 million...

Wait to Resume Services, Then Proceed Carefully, Orthodox Jews Are Told

By Marcy Oster The Orthodox Union released a 13-point guide for gradual and controlled reopening of synagogues under their supervision. (JTA) — When Rabbi Moshe Hauer...

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Major League Baseball’s Integration: A Short History

Looking back on Major League Baseball's integration. Baseball superstar Reggie Jackson said: "When I was born, I was colored.  When I signed a pro baseball contract, I...

Rush to Judgement

We do great harm to ourselves when we’re so quick on the trigger. Who among us hasn’t heard of a Jewish family where certain members...

LIST: August Virtual Events in Metro Detroit

Here’s how to make the most of metro Detroit arts, culture and beyond in a virtual setting. With the COVID-19 pandemic impacting events across metro...