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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 TobinIn 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 WeissI 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 ShapiroAs 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...

The (No) Sleep Clinic Nightmare

Alan Muskovitz' harrowing experiences at a (no) sleep clinic to determine if he has sleep apnea, gone horribly wrong. I recently underwent a sleep study...

The Beginning of a Leadership Journey

By Rabbi Ariana Silverman and Rabbi Aaron Starr Rabbinic Leadership Initiative provides learning opportunity in Israel for diverse group of rabbis What happens when two rabbis...

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Pappas to Receive Butzel Award

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Robin Seymour: A Radio Legend

Radio pioneer Robin Seymour brings his memoir and his memories back to Detroit. Photos courtesy of Robin Seymour If not for conversations between two residents of...