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Building a More Inclusive Jewish Film World

Isaac Zablocki | Posted 04.06.2014 | Religion
Isaac Zablocki

In these digital times, it is not hard to find a Jewish film, anytime, anywhere, on almost any device. Still, Jewish film festivals continue to grow and spread across the country, keeping alive not only Jewish life, but the spirit of communal viewing and interaction beyond the screening.

The Life You Save May Be Your Own: The Boomer and the Holocaust Survivor

Judy Bolton-Fasman | Posted 01.12.2013 | Fifty
Judy Bolton-Fasman

"Some writers say they find the answers by writing their way towards them. But I need to know the last line before I type the first word." I think I know what Susan Kushner Resnick means. My mother sleeps as I type these last words.

Operatic Bass Anthony Russell: The New Voice of Yiddish Song

Richard Z. Chesnoff | Posted 10.08.2012 | Home
Richard Z. Chesnoff

It was that same sense of deep emotion that overwhelmed me recently when I heard the voice of a budding new African-American operatic star, 32-year-old Anthony Russell. And he too was singing "Zog Nisht Kein Mol."

Mind Your Manners Apple Tarts

Miranda Levenstein | Posted 01.22.2012 | Food
Miranda Levenstein

What is it with people and free food? A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to remind myself why I will do anything to avoid the "reception immediately following" portion of any event I attend.

Secrets of Columbine

Jeff Kass | Posted 12.21.2011 | Denver
Jeff Kass

I will be speaking on October 23 at a Colorado Authors book festival in Denver. I'll talk about the first days covering Columbine, and what set me on the road to writing the definitive book on the shootings.

Look at Yourself: Laura Merage Reveals Herself

Dora Levy Mossanen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Dora Levy Mossanen

A brave artist, who dares to risk all, to render herself vulnerable to thousands of critical eyes, merits our attention.

Roy Sekoff On Ground Zero 'Mosque' Uproar: The Key to Pissing People Off: Location Location, Location (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Huff TV

Plans to build a "mini-mosque" and Islamic community center near the site of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks have been received with praise and ...

One Stop Shop for Service

Susan Sawyers | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Sawyers

The Presidential Inaugural committee gives users an opportunity to host or sign up to do good works by zip code. One stop shopping to serve others. We'll embrace the power of doing good because "we can."