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To the Editor: L. Brooks Patterson Deserved Better

Your disparagement of the good name and memory of my late departed law school classmate, prosecutor-colleague and 50+ year friend, L. Brooks Patterson is...

Zionism is Liberation: How We March and Shout Black Lives Matter

“Zion, won’t you call out to those who are oppressed?” Rabbi Yehudah Halevy, 11th century Spain There has been much discussion recently regarding whether proud...

Celebrating Flag Day in a Chaotic Year

Revering the American flag is part of the nation's tapestry As the tumult of the trifecta of COVID-19, protests/riots, and economic distress grip our country,...

Editor’s Note: Learning From History

Why Metro Detroit’s Jews should stand up for justice and equality. In March, the Jewish News ran a story about Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard...

Essay: We Accept This Challenge

This letter, originally sent to TCF employees, led to a news conference last week with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and nine leaders of the...

How to Be Good Allies

Guidelines for conducting ourselves in the fight for racial justice. Many of us have been closely following the news around our country over the last...

Health Lessons We Must Learn From COVID-19

Three lifestyle patterns account for hundreds of thousands of deaths yearly across the USA and have become the focus of deaths due to COVID-19. The...

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Who is that Masked Man?

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Looking Back: RIP, ‘Zombie Bandit’

You may not recognize his name, but you might recall his nickname: Alan Hurwitz earned fame, or perhaps infamy, as the “Zombie Bandit.” Alan Hurwitz...