The following images are photos from a Michael Jackson auction. In the midst of financial troubles, Jackson decided to auction off a number of his belongings through Julien’s Auctions. He later had second thoughts and sued for the return of some items. Jackson and Julien’s...
Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis: Why Ferguson matters to Jews, and what makes a rabbi’s life well-lived
Israel destroys Gaza cement factory in retaliation for rocket attack
Kindertransport film picked for permanent preservation
North Korea denies hacking Sony, U.S. stands by its assertion
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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Jewish TV Network honors Uni honcho Jeff Gaspin
(From left) Howie Mandel; Ron Meyer, president and chief operating officer, Universal Studios; Bonnie Hammer; Jeff Gaspin, president and chief operating officer, Universal Television Group; Mark Graboff, co-chairman, NBC...
August 14, 2008 | 12:36 amLast Saturday, on the Jewish Sabbath, I was attending prayer services at one of the big synagogues in Los Angeles, Beth Jacob Congregation, when something unusual happened that made me think of writing you this letter.
After the services, a young black man named Adam Akabar got up to...
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Your news weekly about Jewish life now has an easy, free way to share your Jewish life with others.
At www.jewishjournal.com/Celebrations.php, you can now post wedding, birth, bris, b'nai mitzvah, anniversary, graduation and aliyah announcements. The posting can include photos and...
November 3, 2005 | 7:00 pm
"Bar Mitzvah Disco" (Crown, 2005) is part-coffeetable book, part-cultural relic, part-archive and wholly embarrassing.
Authors Roger Bennett, Jules Shell and Nick Kroll discovered in one long B.S. session that nothing quite engaged their friends, Jew and non-Jew alike, as a trip...
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"Kosher by Design: Picture Perfect Food for the Holidays & Every Day" (Mesorah Publications, $32.99).
If Pesach signals the emergence of spring, with Shavuot, the season bursts forth in a riot of color and luscious flavors. "Kosher by Design" by Susie Fishbein, captures the beauty...
August 29, 2002 | 8:00 pm
Committee Wants Inspection of Western Wall
A U.N. group offered to inspect a portion of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem that could soon collapse. It is unclear whether Israel will accept the offer from the group, which is affiliated with UNESCO. In a letter to Israeli Prime...