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Thank You, YouTube

When cleaning products were in short supply, YouTube taught us how to create homemade solutions. Have you taken advantage of Michigan’s updated limited capacity dine-in...

The 70th Anniversary

Barbara Balaj writes about her trip to Ellis Island in honor of the 70th anniversary of her parents’ arrival in New York. As the date...

The Three Weeks: My Family Vacation

This essay is an excerpt from Sam Glaser's book, "The Joy of Judaism." For most of us, summer is a carefree time. As one Jew...

Jewish Legal Experts Weigh In On DACA Decision

The Supreme Court ruled that efforts to end the program were “arbitrary and capricious.” A June 20 Supreme Court decision invalidates the Trump administration’s attempt...

War’s End: Detroit’s Jewish Homefront, 75 Years Ago

Part Two in our history series includes the Jewish physicist who helped develop the bomb. Read part one of this historical series here. Eighteen days before Hitler...

Schmoozing about Zooming

Zoom is no replacement for face-to-face interactions, but sometimes that's exactly the point. I’ve got to say, while some of these new COVID realities aren’t...

Why I Joined a Protest

Menachem Roetter explains why he joined a protest/march in Oak Park. I’m going to start off by saying that I know I don’t need to...

Editor’s Note: Healing Ourselves

We have heard a lot over the last few weeks about the need to identify and address racism and prejudice within our own communities. Last...

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Michigan Hillel Gets New Director

This fall, Haley Schreier will launch a new campus-wide engagement initiative — Hillel Connect. Haley Schreier has taken on the role of director of engagement...

Muslim Group Helps Jewish Prisoner

CAIR-MI joins legal case of county prisoner denied a kosher diet. A Muslim group is advocating for a Jewish man who was denied a religious...