Jewish Journal

Steve Lipman

  • Federation Expects to Aid Ethiopian Jews

    April 1, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles expects to join half a dozen Jewish federations across the United States this week in an emergency allocation of nearly $250,000 for endangered members of the Falash Mura community in Ethiopia.

    The L.A. Federation has allocated $40,000,...

  • Shoah Book Brings Museum Experience

    March 11, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    "A Promise to Remember: The Holocaust in the Words and Voices of Its Survivors," by Michael Berenbaum. (Bulfinch Press. $29.95.)

    You don't find an index or bibliography in a museum. You go there for images, for impressions, to be moved, as well as educated -- so, too, with "A...

  • Israel Today

    June 20, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    The Terror of '48: Alexander Zvielli

    Monday, Feb. 2, 1948. The front-page headline in The Palestine Post was about the newspaper itself: "PALESTINE POST PRESS AND OFFICES DESTROYED." A stolen British police truck loaded with a half-ton of explosives blew up on Hasolel Street, later...

  • Remembering ‘Every Soul’

    March 14, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Naftali Weisz went to Israel along with 400 Yeshiva University (YU) students in Operation Torah Shield II in January, studying Torah as a form of solidarity with Israelis, attending seminars on how to act as "ambassadors" back home and meeting families of the Jews killed during the...