Esta minoría siria quiere ahora ser israelí

Enjoying the last days of summer earlier this month, hundreds of residents in the Golan Heights town of Majdal Shams headed to the town center for a carnival, complete with cotton candy, live music...

Finding Jewish Stories on Interstate 8

If you go to the website of the publication, San Diego Jewish World, you will see the motto, “There Is a Jewish Story Everywhere!” Owner and publisher, Don Harrison, delights in traveling, meeting people,...

Which comes first, Jewish or American?

The conversation at a Rosh Hashanah brunch turned to self-identification, to issues of race, gender, religion, ethnicity and sexual orientation and which of these held primacy for the individual. That prompted my return to a...

An Epidemic That Is Sweeping Up Our Young People

There is a lot of coverage in the news lately of an epidemic that is sweeping the world, although its worst outbreak seems to be in the United States.  It’s not an epidemic with...

Israel joins U.S. in dumping UNESCO over ‘Bias’

Israel announced on Thursday it will join the U.S. in quitting the U.N.’s cultural agency UNESCO, after Washington accused it of anti-Israeli bias. The withdrawal of the United States, which is meant to provide a...

Campamento juvenil, vinatera Kosher y varias comunidades han sido destruidas por los incendios del...

A kosher winery in Northern California sustained widespread damage from a wildfire still raging along the southern part of the Silverado Trail in Napa County. Ernie Weir, owner of Hagafen Cellars, the North Bay’s only...

Sobre la acreditación del Joint International Committee que pasaron con una calificación sobresaliente:

Shaare Zedek Medical Center, the Only Jerusalem Academic Hospital to Achieve JCI Accredited Status, Credited With “Outstanding Performance” Following an extensive and intensive review process, Shaare Zedek Medical Center has become the city’s first and...

La nueva generación de druzos se está integrando a la ciudadanía Israelí

Enjoying the last days of summer earlier this month, hundreds of residents in the Golan Heights town of Majdal Shams headed to the town center for a carnival, complete with cotton candy, live music...

El movimiento Socialista Judío que terminó siendo el movimiento del Judaísmo secular Internacional de...

On Sunday, Oct. 22, I’ll be traveling from my home in Ypsilanti, Michigan, to New York City to participate in a celebration of the 120th Anniversary of the founding of a major political and cultural movement...

Jewish Pianist Mikhail Klein dies on stage in Russia

The celebrated Russian-Jewish pianist Mikhail Klein collapsed and died on stage while performing his own composition in his hometown of Irkutsk. Klein, who in 1987 was awarded the prestigious title of Honored Artist of Russia,...