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3 Families Reach Settlement with the JCC

It was announced Friday that three families reached an out-of-court resolution with the Jewish Community Center (JCC) in West Bloomfield regarding the summer camp...

CIE Builds Better Model of Israel Education

The 10-year-old Center for Israel Education in Atlanta has influenced hundreds of thousands of Jewish students, adults and a large Spanish reading audience and...

ZOA Letter To University Of Michigan President And Regents

ZOA to Univ. of Michigan: Professor Imposing his Pro-BDS Agenda on a Student Must Be Condemned and Sanctioned The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has...

From Russia, With Love

Jonathan Schwartz Special to the Jewish News Jonathan Schwartz’s surprise trip fortified his appreciation of Jewish law and informed his worldview. In early 2018, I received...

Special Friends

Training and fast action allowed Rabbi Bennett to save his buddy. When Rabbi Josh Bennett accepted an invitation to have lunch with his 6-year-old friend,...

UPDATE: Israel Bias

U-M professor criticized for refusal to write recommendation letter for study in Israel. University of Michigan officials, administrators, students and alumni reacted with criticism to...

Where You Go Is Not Who’ll You Be

Jackie Headapohl Managing Editor Best-selling author coming to Detroit Oct. 3 to talk to kids and parents. Federation CEO Scott Kaufman gets a lot of calls...

Fress And Fundraise

Photos by Larry Hauptman  Shaar Hashomayim in Windsor draws men for a kosher deli feast. Windsor, Ontario I just got back from traveling abroad. Well, actually, I just...

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Back-to-School Diary | 2

Read Stacy Gittleman's first entry in the Back-to School diaries. A musical theater-loving kind in the time of COVID. The other day I came home from...

A Mystery: Why Do So Many Haredi Jews Disregard the Pandemic?

Louis Finkelman tentatively proposes two or three factors to explain why the haredi community treats the COVID-19 pandemic as irrelevant to their lives. As fervently...

Pushing Back Against the Proud Boys in Michigan

The Jewish community must stand against hate. Back in March, the Grand Traverse County Board of Commissioners held a public hearing, a piece of local...

Detroit Native Leads Charge for Women’s Heart Health in Israel

Dr. Donna Zfat-Zwas is the director of the Linda Joy Pollin Cardiovascular Center for Women at the Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem. Detroit native Dr....