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Johanna Stein: lessons on parenting from a questionable source

Johanna Stein: lessons on parenting from a questionable source

When asked how she would describe herself, author Johanna Stein said she is a “tech-science geek with a fetish for Tae Kwon Do and Hap Ki Do.” Stein was raised...

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The Real Shlomo Carlebach unveiled in rabbi’s new book

The Real Shlomo Carlebach unveiled in rabbi’s new book

Zalman Alpert MA. MS.Special to the Tribune The famed philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein said “philosophy puts everything before us and neither explains or deduces...

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Spike in anti-Semitism spurs professor to act

Spike in anti-Semitism spurs professor to act

“What other country on earth do you debate the existence of?” These are the words of Tammi Rossman-Benjamin (referring to Israel). A lecturer in Hebrew and Jewish...

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Traces of what was

Traces of what was

Jody Fegelman Through the fall of 1943 and into the winter and spring of 1944, Steve Rotschild and the other children were free to roam the passages and stairwells...

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Girls Night Out to feature best-selling authors

Girls Night Out to feature best-selling authors

The Jewish Public Library of Montreal will present its 10th anniversary edition of Girls Night Out (GNO), which traditionally has best-selling authors of novels...

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