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  • Letters to the Editor: Circumcision, Zionism, Breed Street, Dennis Prager

    August 17, 2011 | 12:20 pm

    Covenant of Circumcision, Explained

    As one of a few board-certified pediatric urologists in the country who is also a mohel, I was amazed and amused by the comments from the people who are against circumcision and promoting the alternative brit shalom (“Little-Known Non-cutting...

  • Memories and Music

    By Roberto Loiederman

    April 27, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Before going inside, every visitor had to sign a waiver agreeing not to sue in case, say, a stray piece of wood or plaster fell on them. It felt, for a moment, like myself and the other members of the audience were embarking on a risky enterprise. But Boyle Heights' Breed Street...

  • Renewing the Breed Street Shul

    By Mike Levy

    May 3, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    For years, the only signs of life at Boyle Heights' historic Breed Street Shul were the flocks of cooing pigeons flying in and out through the large hole in the ceiling. Graffiti covers the walls inside; outside, a fence topped with razor wire encircles the last remnant of East Los...