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  • Where the olives grow

    December 17, 2014 | 9:15 am

    For Jews who came of age any time between the 1950’s and the 1980’s, there were plenty of reasons to take to the streets and demonstrate.  In addition to close-to-the-heart causes such as Israel’s very existence in two wars (1967 and 1973) and the effort to free our brothers and...

  • Remembering my friend, Phoebe Snow

    May 3, 2011 | 11:08 am

    She had been leaving messages of varying degrees of urgency on my answering machine for three decades, but this one from Phoebe Snow sounded particularly worrisome.  “Something bad happened, and I’m not sure how to deal with it.  Please call me a.s.a.p.”  I couldn’t imagine...

  • Young Christian Bale

    By Hollywood Jew

    February 28, 2011 | 7:11 pm

    This is a photo posted by journalist Steve North,  a man whose mike seems to have been near every face of note in his long career as a radio and TV reporter, writer and producer. Steve hung on to this photo of him interviewing a 12 year-old Christian Bale when the actor was promoting...

  • From the Valley to the “Heimat”

    September 15, 2009 | 7:43 pm

    Steve North is a broadcast journalist with CBS News.

    The spry old woman came up to my mother and grabbed her arm.

    “Is it true?”, she asked excitedly in German.  “You are from Isfried’s family?” “Yes”, my startled mom replied.  “He’s my first cousin; he’s 84...