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  • UCLA Hillel exhibition recounts the legacy of America’s Jewish pioneers

    By Sarah Price Brown

    January 4, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Rabbi Yaakov Horowitz wants to correct what he sees as a major misunderstanding about the history of Jews in this country.

    "There's a misconception that Jewish life in America started after World War II," he said. "But Jewish life existed more than 100 years before there even was a...

  • On the Lone Prairie

    By Marlene Adler Marks

    April 15, 1999 | 8:00 pm

    When I consider author Sara Davidson's now-so-public love affair with a cowboy who didn't know about Anne Frank, I can hear my mother saying, "Honey, you could do so much better."

    To which Davidson's response would surely be, "Show me how."

    Davidson's new fictionalized memoir,...