Watching Jerry Brown’s low-key but curiously dramatic press conference on the state budget Jan. 10 reminded me that the central task of Democrats, once they are in power, is to prove that government can work. Without that, all great ideas about equality and justice go nowhere. A...
On Shavuot, remembering the day I almost dropped the Torah
Rabbinical bias against Ethiopians to be punished, religion minister says
Obama: Defending Jews means criticizing Israel
For Shavuot, try this easy strawberry rhubarb trifle
How to build an American shtetl — See: Bloomingburg, N.Y.
U.S. official in Israel to discuss Mideast nuclear arms ban
FBI arrests two suspected Islamic State recruits in California
Moving and Shaking: Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival, David Myers and Richard Sandler
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I got a letter from my car’s manufacturer, saying that my car is part of a Recall due to a faulty brake part. I was told to call the nearest dealership immediately, and bring the car in to get the part replaced.
They listed all possible malfunctions that could result from Not...
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