Jared and Avi

He is the pisher’s pisher. Look at the photo at the bottom. It shows, at left, chief White House pisher, Jared Kushner, who is a punk clueless kid with no discernible talents, abilities, experience or…




Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, September 15 “A Guide to Sephardic Genealogy” will be family historian Sarina Roffé’s presentation topic at 2 p.m. at the Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois meeting at Temple Beth-El, 3610 Dundee Road, Northbrook. Sign-in,…



‘The Band’s Visit’

By Andrew Leshner ‘The Band’s Visit’ highlights diverse international music, passionate dialogue, and a complex predicament.  Originally premiering on Broadway in 2016, ‘The Band’s Visit’ has won multiple awards,  most notably two Tonys and a Grammy.   Set in 1996, the…




Nauru likes us!

Good news everybody! The Republic of Nauru has recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. And if that isn’t enough to cause you to uncork the champagne bottles, Honduras also just announced that it will…