Monthly Archives: January 2, 2019 – 26 Tevet 5779

Upcoming Jews in the News

The January Jews in the News discussion will include the following topics: -The outstanding Jewish-related news stories of 2018 -In the aftermath of Pittsburgh: Not making Anti-Semitism the sum total of our Judaism Our monthly breakfast and discussion takes place at North Shore Towers, Building #2 from 9:30-11am

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The Women’s March: A Noble Cause Led by Ignoble People 1/3/19

January 19 commemorates the third anniversary of the Women’s March. In an environment still often hostile and sexist toward women, the March has called attention to fundamental issues of concern to women and men.  Unfortunately, many supporters of this noble cause are worried about the ignoble statements issued by national leaders...

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Jews in the News: Update and Commentary 1/7/19

For the January Jews in the News discussion at the North Shore Towers,  we examined some major news stories having impact on the Jewish community in 2018. Based on a collection of news articles, plus input from our current event discussion this morning, the following stories rate high: The tragic shootings at the Tree of

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Rabbi Klayman’s January in the Community

Rabbi Klayman’ s January activities: January 13:  Participation (and speaking) at the Great Neck, community-wide commemoration for Dr. King, at St. Paul AME Zion Church. January 27: Participation in the Great Neck Chinese New Year Celebration at North Middle School.  Rabbi Klayman was asked to tape a New Year’s Greeting for a...

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