A Turkish court began a trial in absentia for four Israeli military commanders responsible for the raid on the Marmara ship. On May 31st, 2010, a ship named Mavi Marmara sailed from Turkey in the direction of Israel, Their intention was to anchor in Gaza Strip, to which they...
Iran deal, J Street activism prompts Joel Rubin to pursue congressional bid
When it’s time to die
Bernie Sanders finally opens up about Jewish childhood
Palestinian car-ramming attack injures 2 Israeli police officers
Reflections on my visit to a ‘minyan’ of L.A. synagogues during Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
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Imagine a reality television show featuring scantily clad women and nice Jewish boys, a cross between "elimiDATE" and "The Man Show." "Nice Jewish Boyz" would aim to smash the myth of the overmothered Jewish male. It would be racy.
Imagine, along with that, political shows called...
May 13, 2004 | 8:00 pm
About a year before Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a major reform of California's disastrous workers' comp system, the same basic reforms were fought and eventually killed by elected Democrats trying to protect lawyers who gamed our broken system but gave heavily to Democratic...
January 23, 2003 | 7:00 pm
President and CEO of CBS Television Leslie Moonves came in for a good deal of flak last year following news that the network was planning to make a two-part miniseries from British history professor Ian Kershaw's book, "Hitler: 1889-l936: Hubris" (W.W. Norton & Company, 2000),...
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Carlanna is a young woman who was paralyzed in a car accident in high school. She is now a producer with the "Judge Judy" show. Alex is a qualified doctor from the Ukraine who cannot work in his profession here. He is now a highly successful radiology technician. Irene was a newly...
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"I've been pushing this rock uphill for 10 years, and I won't stop until I reach the top," says Jay Sanderson.
The "rock" Sanderson is edging upward is the Jewish Television Network, and it's been grunt work most of the way.
Founded in 1981 with a minuscule $75,000-a-year budget, JTN...