Monday, April 19th 2021   |

One Jewish photographer’s mission to preserve the legacy of the Rosenwald schools


ATLANTA (JTA) — To the end of his life, the civil rights hero and later congressman John Lewis remembered the half-mile walk from his family’s farm in rural Pike County, Alabama, to the Dunn’s Chapel School.



Gates of Prayer cantorial soloist Jordan Lawrence now starring in ‘Nunsense’

By ALAN SMASON, Exclusive to the CCJN

For Congregation Gates of Prayer cantorial soloist Jordan Lawrence, her love of music and of Jewish liturgical music has had to an unexpected and strange nexus. Tonight she will skip her usual Friday...


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Israel no longer requires masks to be worn outdoors

(JTA) — Israel has reached a milestone in its return to normalcy. As of today, Israelis will no longer be required to wear masks outside.

The announcement Thursday from the Health Ministry comes as Israel’s COVID case numbers have plummeted...

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Opinions & Voices

OP-ED: J Street and the Problem of Palestinian Anti-Semitism


Dylan Williams of J Street, in a recent op-ed, called on the Biden administration to “rebuild the U.S. relationship with moderate Palestinian leaders.”

Since presumably J Street would not claim that...

Today in Israeli History - April 19th

Writer Gadi Taub Is Born

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