Judaism is the particular language through which Jews address humanity
Israel bombs Gaza militant base after rocket hits southern Israel
“Chocolate Bar” and genetic disease research
Learning Leadership from Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis, z’l
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Israel bypassed in Oscars race
July 17, 2013 | 3:01 pm
Alan and Emily Feit tried four times to have a child through in vitro fertilization (IVF), an infertility treatment that can cost well over $10,000 per attempt. On the fifth try, however, they ended up with twins — and now they want to help others in similar situations.
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For the first time in more than a century of offering small interest-free loans to people struggling financially, the Jewish Free Loan Association (JFLA) has in excess of $10 million in outstanding loans.
Mark Meltzer, CEO and executive director of JFLA, calls it “our newest...
December 6, 2007 | 7:00 pmCourt Rules Against Neuwirth
A Superior Court judge in Santa Monica has dismissed a defamation suit, which threw into sharp relief the emotional tension between hawkish and dovish supporters of Israel.
Judge John Reed ruled Nov. 27 against plaintiff Rachel Neuwirth, a right-wing...
Briefs: L.A. Koreans and Jews protest anti-Semitic cartoons published in South Korea; Police Chief Bratton warns terrorism will be threat for the rest of our lives
March 1, 2007 | 7:00 pmL.A. Koreans and Jews protest anti-Semitic cartoons published in South Korea
Leaders of the Korean and Jewish communities in Los Angeles have joined forces to vigorously protest anti-Semitic cartoons in a book published in South Korea and translated into English.
A typical cartoon...
November 1, 2001 | 7:00 pm
Challah if You Need Me
Last month The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles' ACCESS program along with The Brandeis-Bardin Institute and numerous L.A. area singles organizations co-sponsored the Shabbat at Sunset Communitywide Dinner. The event may have been the follow-up to...
February 15, 2001 | 7:00 pm