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  • July 4, 1976: A Historic Day of Independence

    By Rabbi Daniel Bouskila

    July 4, 2013 | 1:02 pm

    It’s the one “Fourth of July” I will never forget. July 4, 1976. It was 37 years ago, and the United States was celebrating it’s bicentennial. Like all good Los Angelenos, we were in Palm Springs for the long weekend. But while the bicentennial festivities dominated the scene,...

  • 4th of July blues: Why Americans suck at patriotism, and what we can learn from the Middle East

    By Simone Wilson

    July 4, 2013 | 9:25 am

    In all my 26 years, this is the first 4th of July that I've spent in a country that loves America. Everyone keeps congratulating me. It's really weird.

    I come from west-of-the-5 California, where we the guilty left have a very love-hate relationship with Independence Day. (Love...

  • June 30 - July 6

    By Ryan Torok

    June 27, 2012 | 12:43 pm

    SAT | JUNE 30

    “OY”

    When Jewish sisters Selma and Jenny agree to discuss their Holocaust experiences with the younger generation of Osnabrück, the German city of their youth, they’re flooded by emotions and memories. Back home in Paris, the 80-something sisters open up about...

  • My 4th of July Dinner Date

    By Ilana Angel

    July 4, 2011 | 11:54 pm

    I spent most of my weekend at home.  I cleaned, read, and spent time missing my son.  I decided to allow myself the weekend to be a little sad he was away for so long, with the intention of snapping out of it on Tuesday morning.  My friend Tammy decided wallowing until Tuesday was...

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