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Young Jews Are the Key to Solving the Arab-Israeli Conflict

David Cahn | Posted 05.24.2014 | Politics
David Cahn

The students addressed four issues pertaining to peace: Iran, Settlements, West Bank/Jerusalem, and the Right of Return. They also discussed the role of the rabbinate is Israel politics, a domestic issue.

Hip-Hop Seder? Contemporary Jewish Museum Swaps Seder Table For Turntables

Alexis Sclamberg | Posted 05.28.2013 | Religion
Alexis Sclamberg

Melding contemporary and traditional Jewish themes through a hip-hop medium, CJM is shaking things up and re-imagining Passover to make it compelling for a new crowd in 2013.

GA Reflects Federations' Innovative Efforts

Jerry Silverman | Posted 12.10.2012 | Religion
Jerry Silverman

For more than a century, Jewish federations have leveraged key partnerships to create the greatest collective impact. Every year, the GA showcases that incredible collective power, even as we build on our core values.

My 'Golden Mean': A Rosh Hashanah Reflection

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 11.29.2011 | Religion
Shira Hirschman Weiss

I broke up with the boyfriend and remembered something else that I had heard about the Golden Mean: Sometimes you have to hit the opposite extreme in order to reach the middle.

They Are Young, Jewish, Proud: Are We Ready To Let Them In?

Rabbi Brant Rosen | Posted 11.29.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Brant Rosen

We love to tell young people how we think they should express their Jewishness, but rarely do we stop long enough to really, truly learn what drives and inspires them.