Seekers of Meaning-JSA Podcast

SOM: Steven Windmueller of ‘The Wind Report,’ focusing on Jewish communal trends

Guest Dr. Steven Windmueller discusses his blog, The Wind Report, which covers Jewish communal trends, anti-Semitism, Jewish political behavior, and economic forecasting with implications for the American Jewish community. [Read more…]

Blog

What’s Next for Jews in America?

Editor’s Note: Rabbi Peter Grumbacher frequently shares the story of his father’s Holocaust experience. He contributes this guest commentary as we approach the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, when Nazis attacked the Jewish community across Germany. [Read more…]

Baby Boomer Bubbe

Let My People Go: Anti-Everything Should Pass Over

As we celebrate one of our most significant holidays, I can’t remember another Passover season when freedom, liberty, sovereignty and compassion for our fellow men/women of all religions and cultures should be recognized and granted [Read more…]

London Underground, 2008. Copyright ©2008 Steve Lubetkin. Used by permission.
Talmud Torah

Mind Where You Step

I was born and raised in Youngstown, Ohio. It was an extraordinarily diverse community with large Italian and African American populations. The Italians, mostly from Sicily and Calabria, were pretty nonchalant about Jews unless a [Read more…]