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Memories of High Holidays Past

Al Muskovitz recounts instances of sneaking out of services and more as a youngster during the High Holidays. A few weeks ago, I sat at...

Rwanda’s Yad Vashem

The Kigali Genocide Memorial preserves the horror of the Rwandan genocide in graphic detail, just as Yad Vashem captures the Holocaust. By Mark Jacobs It sits...

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...

Selma Goode Represents

Visit Selma Goode in her one-story Redford home and it becomes clear quickly that at 96 years old, she is purpose-driven, patient and proud...

When Do We Partner? When Do We Not?

Rabbi Asher Lopatin reflects on his experience at the Take on Hate rally and how he made the decision to partner with other organizations. By...

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...

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