Posts Tagged ‘security’

Detroit Country Day School (DCDS) students smile for the camera. Three students sit in front and two students stand behind as they work on a chemistry project.

Detroit Country Day School Is Building A Vivid Future

Sponsored by Detroit Country Day School How Detroit Country Day School is reinventing the education experience for 21st-century learners through renovated spaces and student-first mentality Schools all over the world struggle to keep up with the rapid evolution of technology, and the changing environment that social media and digital advances have created for students. At…

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Guest Column: Rosh Hashanah Greetings

The High Holidays are my favorite time of year because they are a time of coming together as a community. In fact, many Jewish laws and traditions focus upon not being alone and upon coming together. In prayer, birth, marriage, even after death as our body awaits burial, Jewish life compels us to be in the…

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Weekly Torah Portion – The Blessings In Life

Parshat KiTavo: Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8; Isaiah 60-1-22. A friend of mine recently moved to Flatbush. He’s doing comedy in the city, but Manhattan apartment prices have pushed him deep into Brooklyn, so now he’s surrounded by yeshivahs and delis rather than upscale boutiques and … well, I guess still delis. He grew up in a secular…

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Trump Opens A New Chapter In Volatile Mideast

By Nixing Iran Nuclear Deal Trump Opens A New Chapter In Volatile Mideast With European powers either unable, or unwilling, to meet his demand to “fix” the Iran nuclear deal, President Donald Trump on May 8 followed through on his threat to “nix” the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), as it is formally known,…

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Decision ‘Misguided’ – JCPOA

There are few issues more important to the security of the United States than the potential spread of nuclear weapons, or the potential for even more destructive war in the Middle East. That’s why the United States negotiated the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in the first place. The reality is clear. The JCPOA…

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Amendments Will Strengthen Community Security

U.S. Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich., cosponsored two amendments with Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, to legislation that passed the Senate Homeland Security Committee recently reauthorizing the Department of Homeland Security. Both amendments were strongly supported by the Jewish Federation of North America. One amendment extends the Nonprofit Security Grant Program geographically so that nonprofits outside specifically…

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Ann Arbor Hebrew Day School targeted by bomb threat.

The Hebrew Day School of Ann Arbor received a bomb threat by telephone Monday; they reached out to the Ann Arbor Police Department at 9:20 a.m. The school has about 200 students in grades preK-5. Hours after the bomb threat, the Jewish Federation of Greater Ann Arbor issued this statement on Facebook: “This morning, the Jewish…

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Pokemon Go! It gets people moving, yet raises security concerns.

On July 6, the world found its newest obsession. It’s no longer Twitter, Facebook or even Snapchat. The current fixation is chasing and catching characters with Pokémon Go, the new augmented reality mobile game by Niantic. The free app has been downloaded by more than 40 million people worldwide since its release, so you’ve probably…

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