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It Started From One Shabbat

Marilynn Yarbough details her one Shabbat experience that allowed her to reunite with a part of her family that she never knew existed. By Marilynn...

What’s Missing from Israel’s Election Campaign?

Contradictory to what most American Jews believe, challengers of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Israel election do not address the peace process. By Jonathan...

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...

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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Attorney Robert Kass Authors ‘To Save the Nation’

Attorney Robert Kass pens his first thriller To Save the Nation based on the international intrigue that touched his life. Photos courtesy of Robert Kass Detroit...

JET Theater Updates Are Strong Reasons to Celebrate

JET Theater's move to a new Walled Lake venue and  new season dates have improved attendance and reach. Photos courtesy of JET As the Jewish Ensemble...

Democrats Pass Two-State Resolution in Congress

Democrats in Congress have passed a resolution that states the only way to bring peace to Israelis and Palestinians is through a two-state outcome. By...

Hillel Day School Announces New Head of School

Dr. Darin Katz of Philadelphia will start his tenure as the next Head of School for Hillel Day School in July 2020. Featured photo courtesy...

American Rabbi Suspected of Running Baby Trafficking Network

Five people including American Rabbi Shmuel Puretz have been arrested by Israeli police for allegedly running an international baby trafficking ring. By Cnaan Liphshiz (JTA) —...