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“Faith and Destiny” premieres: Statewide tribute to area rabbi and his wife

“Faith and Destiny” premieres: Statewide tribute to area rabbi and his wife

“Faith and Destiny” premieres: Statewide tribute to area rabbi and his wife By Cindy Mindell Nearly 70 years ago, Philip Lazowski became a survivor. He chronicles his boyhood escape from… Read more »

Q & A with… Dr. Mitchell Bard

Q & A with… Dr. Mitchell Bard

Q & A with… Dr. Mitchell Bard The Arab lobby is difficult to recognize and investigate, but it’s there, says author of new book By Judie Jacobson WASHINGTON, D.C. –… Read more »

Reinventing in hard times: Fairfield day school temporarily shuts its doors

Reinventing in hard times: Fairfield day school temporarily shuts its doors

Reinventing in hard times: Fairfield day school temporarily shuts its doors By Cindy Mindell By the time Hillel Academy in Fairfield ended the school year on June 18, the board… Read more »

The rabbi and Helen Thomas

The rabbi and Helen Thomas

The rabbi and Helen Thomas By Cindy Mindell NEW HAVEN – Rabbi David Nesenoff is the writer and documentary filmmaker whose interview with veteran White House correspondent Helen Thomas in… Read more »

Dissecting Antisemitism: International Association for Study of Antisemitism opens at Yale

Dissecting Antisemitism: International Association for Study of Antisemitism opens at Yale

Dissecting Antisemitism: International Association for Study of Antisemitism opens at Yale By Cindy Mindell Doron Ben-Atar was in line for a coffee during a break at a conference held last… Read more »

Q & A with Ambassador Michael Oren

Q & A with Ambassador Michael Oren

Q & A with Ambassador Michael Oren By Judie Jacobson As the Israeli and Palestinian leaders prepared for the second round of peace talks in Sharm-el-Sheikh next week, Israel Ambassador… Read more »

Peace talks leave death in their wake

Peace talks leave death in their wake

There is a sameness about these things called ‘peace talks’. Press releases that precede them, the bullying that accompanies them, the false optimism that exudes from them and the inevitable… Read more »

Kolot: These Leather Straps

Kolot: These Leather Straps

Kolot: These Leather Straps By Joseph Fleischman Seven times I wrap around my arm Then once again upon my head, These leather straps by which I’m firmly bound Contain the… Read more »

After 70 years, Nazi-looted books returned

After 70 years, Nazi-looted books returned

After 70 years, Nazi-looted books returned By Cindy Mindell Ignatz Isaac Bick was a scholar and rabbi in Frankfurt, Germany when the Nazis came to power in the early 1930s…. Read more »

Sacred Heart to honor Rabbi Joseph Ehrenkranz

Sacred Heart to honor Rabbi Joseph Ehrenkranz

Sacred Heart to honor Rabbi Joseph Ehrenkranz The Center for Christian-Jewish Understanding at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield will honor its co-founder and former executive director, Rabbi Joseph H. Ehrenkranz,… Read more »

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