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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...

What Can Ordinary People Do to End Racism? Plenty!

We can then make a personal oath that we must take action, beginning today. “There’s something happening here, what it is ain’t exactly clear.” Buffalo Springfield,...

Israel Must Reform Its Supreme Court

The idea that Israel's current high court defends democracy is a facade. When world crises the likes of Covid-19 strike, it is inevitable that people...

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Public School Plans

Here are the stated school reopening plans for several public school districts in Southeast Michigan. These plans are subject to change.  

Torah Portion: Considering Others’ Needs

Parshat Re’eh: Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17; Isaiah 54:11-55:5. In 1642, Sir Thomas Browne wrote the famous proverb “Charity begins at home.” And it does. If your own...