Jewish Journal

Stewart Ain

  • UJC’s Challenge

    November 15, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    The outgoing chairman of the United Jewish Communities (UJC), Charles Bronfman, has challenged the UJC leadership to "change the perception out there that rich, old guys who write big checks are the only ones who count."

    "There are rich young men and women, who may or may not write...

  • Process of Payments

    February 15, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    Virtually all Jews locked up in concentration camps, ghettos and similar places of incarceration during the Holocaust may now apply for compensation from a newly created $5 billion German foundation. And on Feb. 5, the names of 21,000 probable Holocaust victims whose dormant accounts...

  • Money In The Bank

    March 16, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    In addition to wanting to get back the Golan Heights, Syrian President Hafez Assad also is hoping that normalized relations with Israel will help improve the faltering Syrian economy -- and Israeli officials already are preparing for that.

    "We are mapping the Syrian economy to see...