Opinion

Mazal Tov

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While reading Melissa Davis’ article, “Looking Back” (April 19), I thought she was writing about me.  I, too, was in BBYO when in school...

Myerberg: Enriching Lives

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I want to applaud your recent issue on topics related to the older members of our community (“Being Senior,” April 19).  The “age wave”...

Elder Uncared

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Although the cover story “Being Senior” (April 19) addressed several facets of this topic, one important side was omitted. Upon reading the article, one...

We’re Hooked!

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Congratulations to Patsy Taubman and her wonderful committee on an outstanding 25th anniversary Jewish Film Festival (“Jewish Film Festival Opens With Glimpse Of ‘The...

I Had Mazal

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As a child of Holocaust survivors and a first-generation American, I never had a problem accepting my Jewish identity. I spoke Yiddish with my...

Political Posturing Not Welcome

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When a “movement” has more media appearances than members, do we notice something amiss? When a group claiming to favor prayer calls for dismantling...

Celebrating Community

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Michal Balass As an Israeli-American Jew living the Diaspora, I have an undying urge to remain connected to my roots. I never want to be...

Where Are We Going, What Are We Doing?

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A few years ago, I took a trip to Phoenix. The highlight was a day-long outing to the Grand Canyon. If you have been there,...

Anticipating A New Israeli Chief Rabbi

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Many Jews who are concerned about ultra-Orthodox control of religious life in Israel are looking to the election in June of a new Ashkenazi...

Responding To Chemical Weapons In Syria

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“How many uses of chemical weapons does it take to cross a publicly declared red line against the use of chemical weapons?” That is...