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Can a Black-Jewish Congressional Caucus Help?

Jonathan S. Tobin questions whether the Black-Jewish congressional caucus can help combat hate. By Jonathan S. Tobin Something needed to be done. With tensions rising between...

A Call to Action on LGBT Protections

It's time to act on protections for LGBT people and include the LGBT community in the Michigan Civil Rights Act. By Mel Larsen At the time...

Ramy, Habibi

Ramy is, with one exception, a Jewish story about how faith and heritage can make navigating contemporary American life both humorous and hard. The...

Wayne State Officer Learns in Israel

Wayne State Chief of Police travels to Israel to learn situational awareness tactics to protect students and the greater Detroit area. By Anthony HoltRecently, I...

Beyond Startup Nation, Most Israelis Struggling

Despite being leaders in technology, many Israelis are struggling to make ends meet. Hardly a week passes without proud references to Israel’s “startup nation” credentials....

HMD Israel Fellowship Program Offers Knowledge

Hillel of Metro Detroit (HMD) Israel Fellowship Program offers University of Michigan students knowledge and learning opportunities. By Annie Peurach I was not raised Jewish. I...

Protecting the Abortion Rights of Michigan Women

The National Council of Jewish Women meet with legislators to discuss legislation surrounding abortion in the state of Michigan. Featured photo via NCJW Facebook So far...

Abortion: Why We Really Aren’t Debating It

We aren't debating abortion, we are fighting the patriarchy we exist in, where men hold predominant power and social privilege. By Rabbi Tamara Kolton, Ph.D. I...

Jewish Detroiters Did Their Part for Israel’s Founding

By Mike Smith Israel just celebrated another birthday. The nation is now 71 years old, and it is a vibrant, democratic, economically powerful, high-tech society...

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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...

Bistro Le Bliss Celebrates its Inaugural Anniversary

West Bloomfield restaurant Bistro Le Bliss pleases palates in its first year with French-inspired Eastern European menu. Photos via Bistro Le Bliss Facebook Celebrating only its...

The Tribe Goes to the 2019 Emmys

The 2019 Emmys are this Sunday, September 22. Keep an eye out for these confirmed Jewish nominees! The Primetime Emmys, for excellence in TV, will...

This Week’s Torah Portion: Being Chosen Is A Challenge

Parshat KiTavo: Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8; Isaiah 60:1-22 By Howard LupovitchThis week’s Torah portion underscores the complexity in the relationship between God and Israel, specifically the notion...