Jewish Journal

  • Ancient wisdom optimized for the digital age

    by Esther D. Kustanowitz

    3 weeks ago

    Nine presenters spoke TED-style on how ancient Jewish wisdom applies to creating opportunities for creativity and joy during a Feb. 22 Los Angeles...

  • Feeling panicked? It could be in the genes

    by Deborah Kotz, JTA

    3 weeks ago

    In designing and testing theories on how the body programs its 19,000 genes, Moshe Szyf, a geneticist and molecular biologist at McGill University in...

  • Is a new Jewish Portland rising in the east?

    by Anthony Weiss, JTA

    March 5, 2015 | 8:59 am

    Until recently, Jo Borkan was thinking about leaving Portland.

    She had lived in the city almost her whole life and owns a house on the city’s east...

  • The best is yet to come in evolving Israeli tourism

    by Ryan E. Smith

    March 4, 2015 | 3:54 pm

    Following a record year for tourism in 2013 — when 3.5 million visitors came to the Holy Land — things got off to an even better start in 2014. More...

  • Survivor: Ralph Hakman

    by Jane Ulman

    March 4, 2015 | 11:17 am

    Ralph Hakman was hiding in a barely noticeable house, almost a shack, when he was discovered by his mother. “You have to turn yourself in to the...

  • Is an IKEA Sofa for You?

    by Jonathan Fong

    March 4, 2015 | 11:08 am

    I have a confession to make. I own an IKEA sofa. 

    When I disclose this little tidbit of information, people think I’m kidding. IKEA is great for...

  • Chasing Holocaust ghosts down Route 66

    by Marc Littman, Zocalo Public Square

    March 2, 2015 | 11:25 am

    When I was 9 my father, Jacob, uprooted me from my magical boyhood in Detroit to chase ghosts down historic Route 66. We were bound for L.A.

    Like Dust...

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