Jewish Journal

Crowdfunding a Jewish education

by Josh Anisfeld

November 5, 2014 | 10:12 am

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I remember walking into the kindergarten room of Solomon Schechter Day School in Chicago when I was 4.  The first thing asked of me was to put on my kippah.... More.

  • UNfriend: The case for Israel pulling out of the United Nations

    by Harry and Gidon Ben-Zvi

    October 6, 2014 | 9:44 am

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's address to the UN General Assembly in New York last week took place in the Western world's epicenter for the... More.

  • Meditation on a Tallis

    by Anita Getzler

    September 24, 2014 | 9:15 am

    Sitting here, small, next to you in your dark suit,

    so handsome, so content.

    Here at synagogue,

    secure, with peace in your heart.


    The... More.

  • Millennials: Map out your holidays

    by Tess Cutler

    September 22, 2014 | 3:22 pm

    Birthright Israel Alumni Organization NEXT is targeting the millennial generation, Jews in their 20s and 30s, with their High Holiday initiative. The... More.

  • Power Morcellation and women’s health: What you should know

    by Judy Cohen, American Recall Center

    September 22, 2014 | 2:39 pm

    Did you know September is National Gynecological Cancer Awareness month? In recent months, a common gynecological procedure has come under scrutiny from... More.

  • The apple as symbol

    by Paula Brooks

    September 19, 2014 | 2:21 pm

    The apple has long been regarded as a symbol of desire.  The Romans associated this fruit with Venus, the Goddess of Love.  At the heart of the... More.

  • Potatoes and schmaltz

    by Bo Salsberg

    September 15, 2014 | 9:49 am

    Ever notice how our grandparents were always a little thick in the middle.  They never seemed undernourished or skinny.    This was the generation that... More.

  • Terrorism’s Other Victims Live to See ‘A New Sunrise’

    by Gidon BenZvi

    September 10, 2014 | 12:22 pm

    Since September 2000, Israeli society has been subjected to numerous deadly terror attacks. Since then, several studies have examined the stress-related... More.

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