Jewish Journal

Maryann J. Gray

  • Reflections on a Tragedy

    July 15, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    July 16 marks the one-year anniversary of the terrible accident at the Santa Monica Farmers' Market, which killed 10 and injured more than 60. George Russell Weller, the elderly driver, faces 10 counts of vehicular homicide with gross negligence.

    I know from personal experience the...

  • On Being Too Jewish

    August 14, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    I used to say that my parents were Jewish anti-Semites, but that's not really true. They chose to live in a predominantly Jewish suburb, joined a Jewish country club and socialized mostly with other Jews.

    What they were against was being too Jewish. Lots of things could make one too...