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What’s Newf? Me…Rushmore!

Photos courtesy of Ben Falik Greetings, Michiganders and Michigeese! Ben has been pretty sleep deprived lately — can’t imagine why — so I am here...

Kendra Watkins and Ben Ratner Return to Detroit

Kendra Watkins and Ben Ratner return to Detroit as Repair the World Fellows working with Detroit Jews for Justice and the Coleman A. Young...

Addressing Wayne State’s Board Dysfunction

Wayne State University's board dysfunction has led to an ongoing public battle among the university's eight-member board of governors. Wayne State University and the Detroit...

Don’t Let a Staggering Iran Off the Hook

Jonathan Tobin explains why now is the time for the U.S. to press harder on a staggering Iran. The foreign-policy establishment was nearly unanimous last...

Mistakes Make the World Go ’Round

Although mistakes are embarrassing, they can often be educational and lead to some of the most useful inventions. I was once at a supermarket when...

Where Are We Now?

Featured photo courtesy of Ben Falik This isn’t about me except sort of. That’s what I remind myself each time I set out to tell...

New Israel Fund’s War on Jewish Life

The New Israel Fund is pushing to create a different philanthropic system, but is receiving controversy for allowing donors to give money to anti-Zionist...

When Home for the Holidays, Use Mindfulness

When home for the holidays, using elements of mindfulness can help you get ahead of potential conflict and make the most of family time.     Thanksgiving...

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‘Good Will’: A Novel About the Life of Shakespeare

Local authors’ longtime love of Shakespeare leads to the creation of the novel, "Good Will." Featured photo courtesy Wiggins family Shakespeare isn’t everyone’s cup of tea...