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6 Back-to-School Communication Tips

Learn how to communicate for success and minimize anxiety when heading back to school with these simple communication techniques. The upcoming new school year brings...

Concentration Camps and Detention Centers: There’s a Big Difference

Holocaust survivor shares his thoughts on the recent comparisons between Nazi concentration camps and detention centers at the Southern border. By Michael Weiss I am a...

Don’t Counter Racism with Racism

Shapiro emphasizes that the answer to "race baiting" is to minimize hateful propaganda and racial division. By Susan Shapiro As a liberal Manhattan writer and teacher,...

Welcome to Detroit, Maccabi Games Visitors!

When it comes to extending a welcome mat for Maccabi Youth Games athletes, artists and their families, none has matched the Detroit Jewish community’s...

The (No) Sleep Clinic Nightmare

Alan Muskovitz' harrowing experiences at a (no) sleep clinic to determine if he has sleep apnea, gone horribly wrong. I recently underwent a sleep study...

The Beginning of a Leadership Journey

By Rabbi Ariana Silverman and Rabbi Aaron Starr Rabbinic Leadership Initiative provides learning opportunity in Israel for diverse group of rabbis What happens when two rabbis...

A Detroiter’s Journey of Jewish Community Explored and Expanded

Metro Detroiter Jessica Katz shares learning experiences during her journey as the 2019 Ralph I. Goldman Fellow in Global Jewish Leadership. By Jessica Katz Featured photo...

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The Polonsky-Shifrin-Wiley Trio Makes Michigan Debut

Pianist Anna Polonsky, clarinetist David Shifrin and cellist Peter Wiley are the musical trio performing this Saturday at the Seligman Performing Arts Center in...

Movie Review: ‘Jojo Rabbit’

Taika Waititi's Jojo Rabbit is a captivating combination of comedy and tragedy. Jojo Rabbit is the story of a 10 year-old boy in Nazi Germany, trained...

Historic Vote Brings Recognition For Armenian Genocide

The House of Representatives votes to recognize and remember the Armenian Genocide, but Turkey continues its opposition to the terminology. It has only symbolic value....

Dahlia Lithwick Urges Women to Take Action

NCJW speaker Dahlia Lithwick addresses the issues that women are facing in the current political climate. Featured photo courtesy of NCJW There’s good news and bad...

Leah Rosenbaum Retires After 40 Years at JVS

After 40 years of helping Jewish Vocational Services flourish in both programs and finances, CEO Leah Rosenbaum is set to retire in 2020. Featured photo...