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Jewfro: New Year’s Rockin’ Ease

Welcome to the Stone Age I have previously persuasively argued that the greatest gift the Jewish people ever gave the world was summer camp. In...

We Are Built for This Moment

Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit provides insight into how they have played a central role in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This has been a...

Watch Out!

Sy Manello wants to draw your attention to precarious situations that have led to color expressions in our daily talk. Dear Readers, if you saw...

A Jewish Approach to Planning and Investing

By: Kyle T. Zwiren, Reuben Rashty and Jacob Rashty, a special to the Jewish News Any discussion of Jewish-based financial decisions begins with the Torah....

It’s Time to Show Up

Yifat Clein writes about how she's feeling empowered by the huge uprising happening around the country and gives ideas on things you can do...

Guest Column: Two Emerging Leaders Discuss Their Summer with Shalom Hartman Institute

Editor’s Note: After realizing the cancellation of summer programs and camps for Jewish teens throughout North America would leave them without a meaningful summer...

Passing Time During the Pandemic

Alan Muskovitz writes about how the COVID-19 pandemic is having a strange, paradoxical effect on his concept of time. This pandemic has had a strange,...

Remembering My Brother With Garrett’s Space

Garrett’s Space is a nonprofit dedicated to supporting young people’s mental health. Three years ago, in September of 2017, I lost my brother, Garrett Halpert,...

Traveling to Israel? COVID-19 Exemptions are Available

As of early August 2020, the following is the procedure for obtaining an early quarantine termination. This is the season for yeshiva and seminary students...

Men at Work

Rochel Burstyn gives some positives and negatives to the construction happening on her street. A few years ago, when my friend Shayna was going on...

ASTROLOJEW Horoscopes for Chodesh Elul 5780 (20 August – 18 September 2020)

Teshuva begins at home Elul’s theme is teshuva, turning away from what is neither useful nor profitable, rerouting our path towards the correct direction as...

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Michigan Jewish History Journal Wins State History Award

Michigan Jewish History (MJH) celebrates its 60th anniversary this year. The Historical Society of Michigan announced its 2020 state history award winners Sept. 9, and...