Jewish Journal

Identity theft at Jewish Film Fest

By Dikla Kadosh

May 13, 2008 | 4:52 pm

“Don’t you know? Auschwitz isn’t just for the Jews anymore,” says Lukas, the disturbed (and disturbing) protagonist of “The Memory Thief,” a film by Gil Kofman that was screened Monday... read on

  • Crushing on Israel

    By Dikla Kadosh

    May 8, 2008 | 4:47 pm

    JJLA Editor-in-Chief Rob Eshman was featured today on 89.3 KPCC. In case you missed his segment about Israel during your drive to work this morning, here it is in its entirety:

    I love Israel.

      When I hear an American Jew say that, when I hear myself say that, I always stop to... read on

  • Two Robs worth listening to

    By Dikla Kadosh

    May 6, 2008 | 4:31 pm

    Our esteemed chief, the Jewish Journal’s Rob Eshman, will be featured on KPCC 89.3 FM this Thursday, May 8 during the station’s day-long programming in honor of Israel’s 60th anniversary.

    His two-minute commentary on what Israel means to American Jews will air during Morning Edition... read on

  • The Siren

    By Dikla Kadosh

    May 2, 2008 | 4:24 pm

    I left Israel when I was six years old. There are only a fistful of fuzzy memories that remain from my childhood in Kfar Saba.

    But recently, a vivid memory floated to the surface of my mind:

    The sorrowful wailing of a siren sounding throughout Israel at the very same moment.

    For... read on

  • “Survivors”

    By Danielle Berrin

    May 2, 2008 | 12:22 am

    Today and everyday, we remember the lost; and we celebrate the survivors who lived to tell the tale.

  • Why Ruth Messinger is my American Idol

    By Danielle Berrin

    May 2, 2008 | 12:14 am

    Ruth Messinger’s face is like a map of all the countries she’s visited. Visible in the lines of her skin, there are pangs of hunger, the violence of genocide, the ravages of poverty; but in her eyes - drip irrigation begins in a small Mexican village, an HIV-infected woman and her... read on




Written by Danielle Berrin and Dikla Kadosh

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