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COVID-19 and the American Jewish Economic Crisis

The longer the COVID-19 crisis continues, the broader and more destructive the impact will be on our communal and religious enterprise. American Jewry is facing...

The Effects of Social Distance

Some folks are handling it better than others. How are you coping with this social isolation? Let me guess: For introverts everywhere — heaven, loving it!...

Reader Response: Lansing Protesters Were Irresponsible and Infuriating

"Operation Gridlock" disregarded necessary safety protocols in an appalling manner. Freedom of speech is one of our country’s greatest assets. As a resident of Michigan,...

Empowering Bnei Anousim

I am what is known as Bnei Anousim (meaning “coerced” or “forced”). Last month, I joined an esteemed panel of experts to make history at...

Editor’s Note: A Rough Road For JN

Facing the challenges ahead with a reduced staff. Like so many media outlets nationwide, the Jewish News has faced a difficult revenue crunch in the...

Jewfro: Incomplete Thoughts, Alphabetized

The ABCs of Beating the Shelter-in-Place Blues Those of us fortunate enough to be healthy and sensible enough to be home are still susceptible to...

Jewish Ethics in Medicine

Can you give experimental treatment to terminally ill patients? By Jill Gutmann, Special to the Jewish News Chloroquine, the anti-malarial drug, has been in the news...

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LIST: Virtual Learnings/Events Happening June 1 – June 5

STAYING CONNECTED At this time of social distancing, the Jewish News will try to bring awareness to events/learning situations offered online by synagogues, temples and...

These Companies Are Offering Home-Delivered Meals

Commercial meal services are a good solution for seniors and others staying inside because their compromised immune systems make them potential victims of COVID-19. Home-delivered...

Detroit City Moishe House Seeks New Member

Social events and subsidized rent for Jewish 20-somethings Detroit City Moishe House, the local outpost of the international social group for Jewish young professionals, is...