Jewish Journal

Sheriff Lee Baca previews House panel testimony at ACLU “People’s Hearing”

By Jonah Lowenfeld

March 9, 2011 | 1:05 am

From left, Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca; Edina Lekovic, Director of Policy & Planning of the Muslim Public Affairs Council; Rev. Dr. Gwynne Guibord, Christian-Muslim Consultative Group; Eric Greene, Regional Director of the Progressive Jewish Alliance; Isabelle Gunning, ACLU of Southern California.

On Thursday, March 10, Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca will testify before the first in a series of hearings on radicalization in the American Muslim community. Organized by Peter King,... read on

  • Will Palestinians Go All the Way?

    By Susan Freudenheim

    March 7, 2011 | 11:06 pm

    In a report from Ramallah, the Los Angeles Times says that the Palestinian Authority is looking to exert extraordinary new pressure on the Netanyahu administration, hoping to get international support for a Palestinian state without peace talks with Israel. The Times story reports... read on

  • Is Charlie Sheen Jewish? He seems to think so [VIDEO]

    By JewishJournal.com

    March 4, 2011 | 4:53 pm

    Charlie Sheen recently phoned in to Access Hollywood claiming that he is Jewish. The actor explained that because his mother, Janet Templeton, is Jewish, he is in fact a member of the Tribe. Sheen also said that his reason for not revealing this news sooner was that he “kinda... read on

  • Two “Jewish” Changes in New Catholic Bible

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    March 2, 2011 | 5:40 pm

    As reported in USA Today and elsewhere, the new version of the New American Bible to be released on March 9 has a few changes aimed at being “more accurate, more accessible and more poetic.”

    Two of the changes in the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ new text might be of... read on

  • Fashion and Hitler [VIDEO]

    By Susan Freudenheim

    March 1, 2011 | 8:55 am

    Video has recently surfaced of Christian Dior fashion designer John Galliano saying “I love Hitler,” and allegedly making anti-Semitic remarks at a Parisian cafe that prompted at couple to call the police.


    What prompts such behavior? So now, after having his picture flashed... read on

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