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Jewish American Heritage Month

Biden Picks On O

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden teased President Barack Obama on Tuesday for his reliance on a teleprompter. Speaking at a Jewish American Heritage Month ...

Making Up The Fabric Of America

William Daroff | Posted 05.02.2013 | Religion
William Daroff

For 350 years, Jewish-Americans have made a difference in our nation's government, business, military service, sciences, medicine, sports and arts and entertainment. These are a just few notable mensches who come to mind.

The Irony Of Jewish American Heritage Month

Rabbi Joshua Stanton | Posted 07.14.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua Stanton

While I agree in good measure with President Obama's statement and feel that our community is honored to have a heritage month of its own, I fear that such a month may reduce the religion-state separation that enabled the Jewish community to thrive in the first place.

The Jewish Chaplains Memorial

Jerry Silverman | Posted 07.29.2011 | Religion
Jerry Silverman

After the many hurdles we have cleared together, there is only one more to go before visitors to Arlington will be able to pay their respects to our fallen Jewish chaplains alongside chaplains of other faiths.

Celebrating May as Jewish American Heritage Month

Steven L. Pease | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Steven L. Pease

Every immigrant group contributes to the richness and success of our country. But consider what this small group, just two percent of our population, has contributed:

Culture Matters: Contributions and Innovations of Jewish Americans

Rep. Mike Honda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rep. Mike Honda

This May, I am honored to join my friends in the Jewish community in celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month, and to recognize the contributions made to our country by Jewish Americans.

A White House Family Reunion

Jumpstart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Eli Winkelman Two weeks ago, I went to the White House for its first reception in honor of Jewish American Heritage Month. I went with excitemen...