Jewish Youth Climate Movement Baltimore chapter confronts climate issues

Climate change has become a more prominent issue than ever in recent years. Sea levels are rising, the planet is becoming warmer and weather...

Arts & Life

Bruce Pearl celebrates with his team after defeating the Alabama Crimson Tide at Auburn Arena, Feb. 1, 2022.

Auburn University men’s basketball team embarks on ‘Birthright for College Basketball’ trip

The Auburn University men’s basketball team traveled to Israel last weekend for a 10-day Birthright-style trip, likely the first of its kind for a...
Enes Kanter Freedom poses during an interview with AFP at the United Nations Office in Geneva, April 5, 2022

Turkish NBA star Enes Kanter Freedom hosts an interfaith basketball clinic in Jerusalem

NBA player Enes Kanter Freedom, a Turkish Muslim known for his off-court activism, is in Israel to host an interfaith basketball clinic. The 11-year veteran...

Calendar: Aug. 7-Aug. 12

Sunday, August 7 MoHo Goes Berry Picking “Strawberry fields forever” - the Beatles. Come pick your own berries with Moishe House Baltimore. We will set up...

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You Should Know … Malka Svei

Malka Svei, 26, is passionate about science and research. Svei grew up in Lakewood, N.J., and received her undergraduate degree in psychology at Touro University’s...


What coverage of Biden can teach us about coverage of Israel

By Rabbi Stuart Weinblatt A recent column inThe Washington Post about President Joe Biden’s declining poll numbers makes the case for Israel better than anything...

The divine call to act on climate change

By Rabbi Devorah Lynn As is appropriate for a people consumed by books, texts and words, Tisha B’Av, the commemoration of the destruction of both...

How the Abraham Accords took a different path

By Michael Rubin  Albert Einstein supposedly quipped insanity was repeating actions but expecting different results each time. By that definition, America’s Middle East peacemaking has...

Nation and World

Lufthansa airplanes

World Briefs: Lufthansa to create a position to fight antisemitism and more

Lufthansa to create a position to fight antisemitism Lufthansa Airlines is creating a senior management role dedicated to preventing discrimination and antisemitism two months after...
Dr. Howard Tucker holds the Guiness World Records certificate recognizing him as the oldest active physician in the United States.

100-year-old Jewish doctor is officially world’s oldest practicing physician

Kristen Mott | Cleveland Jewish News via JTA The day after his 100th birthday on July 10, Dr. Howard Tucker headed downtown to throw out...
Destroyed graves

World Briefs: Dozens of Jewish graves damaged in 600-year-old Turkish cemetery and more

Dozens of Jewish graves damaged in 600-year-old Turkish cemetery Dozens of Jewish graves were damaged or destroyed in the 600-year old cemetery of Istanbul’s Hasköy...

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Food & Dining

Off-season roast chicken

By Keri White Sometimes you just want a roast chicken. It seems a bit incongruous for this classic cold-weather comfort meal, which invariably ends up as...
Miso salmon

Summer supper featuring soy, ginger and miso

By Keri White We recently had a houseguest whose spouse is on a low-salt diet for health reasons. I asked him about his dietary preferences...
Meatloaf sandwich

Super sandwiches for picnics

By Linda Morel Sandwiches are still your best bet at picnics. I’ve tried getting fancy with chopped salads in large plastic containers; poached salmon and barbecued...

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