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Cutting the Cord

After numerous solicitation calls a day, Alan Muskovitz decided to cut the cord and continue to run his business without a land line. The change...

Gender Bias in the Workplace is Alive and Well

In 2019, gender bias against women is still occurring in the workplace, including the Detroit Jewish community. Editor’s note: Because of the nature of this...

Reflections on JPRO19: What Connects Us

Robin Axelrod reflects on her experience at the JPRO19 Conference and the opportunities it brings for Jewish professionals. By Robin Axelrod JPRO Network, an organization that...

Jewish Education by the Numbers

JCC COO examines trends, transitions and opportunities when it comes to Jewish education in Metro Detroit. By Jeffrey Lasday Before rushing headlong into the new school...

What Real Incitement to Murder Looks Like

Recent mass shootings have sparked heated debates about who is to blame for this growing hatred. By Jonathan Tobin In the wake of the latest mass...

Sam Marvin and Our Returning Citizens

Featured photo by Ben Falik I will always free associate Sam Marvin with wood pallets and wood pallets with Sam Marvin. In the days leading...

6 Back-to-School Communication Tips

Learn how to communicate for success and minimize anxiety when heading back to school with these simple communication techniques. The upcoming new school year brings...

Concentration Camps and Detention Centers: There’s a Big Difference

Holocaust survivor shares his thoughts on the recent comparisons between Nazi concentration camps and detention centers at the Southern border. By Michael Weiss I am a...

Don’t Counter Racism with Racism

Shapiro emphasizes that the answer to "race baiting" is to minimize hateful propaganda and racial division. By Susan Shapiro As a liberal Manhattan writer and teacher,...

Welcome to Detroit, Maccabi Games Visitors!

When it comes to extending a welcome mat for Maccabi Youth Games athletes, artists and their families, none has matched the Detroit Jewish community’s...

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With Bolton Gone, Will Trump Make a Deal with Iran?

The resignation of National Security Advisor John Bolton leads to speculation on whether President Donald Trump will try to make a deal with Iran. By...

Bistro Le Bliss Celebrates its Inaugural Anniversary

West Bloomfield restaurant Bistro Le Bliss pleases palates in its first year with French-inspired Eastern European menu. Photos via Bistro Le Bliss Facebook Celebrating only its...

The Tribe Goes to the 2019 Emmys

The 2019 Emmys are this Sunday, September 22. Keep an eye out for these confirmed Jewish nominees! The Primetime Emmys, for excellence in TV, will...

This Week’s Torah Portion: Being Chosen Is A Challenge

Parshat KiTavo: Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8; Isaiah 60:1-22 By Howard Lupovitch This week’s Torah portion underscores the complexity in the relationship between God and Israel, specifically the notion...