It’s been 31 years that Blair Jonas, a furniture wholesaler from Minneapolis, has been attending the semi-annual International Home Furnishings Market in High Point, N.C., a city that has been called the “Furniture Capital of the World.”
Daily Archives: April 27, 2017
How one determined Chabad rabbi made the world-famous Gino’s deep dish kosher for Chicago’s Jews.
President Donald Trump is likely to use his upcoming trip to Israel to announce the relocation of the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a senior Republican official said Thursday.
Jewish students at Arizona State University finally have a kosher meat restaurant on the Tempe campus they can enjoy.
The Algemeiner reports that investing in companies targeted by the anti-Israel BDS (Boycott, Divest, Sanction) movement would have been a sound strategy over the past year, with such companies having far outperformed the overall stock market.
Writing for The Forward, Lubavitcher attorney and activist Eli Federman accuses European countries that ban Kosher and Halal ritual slaughter of hypocrisy, and points to antisemitism and Islamophobia – not animal welfare – as their primary motivation.
No one is ever really lost to Judaism. That’s the message of an astonishing Pesach seder that was held this year in the heart of an Arab village whose “planning” began 17 years ago.
Rabbi Zev Litenatsky is an accomplished educator who served as a principal of several schools in Los Angeles between 1960 and 2007. He was interviewed by JEM’s My Encounter with the Rebbe project in Los Angeles in September of 2011.