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Video: The Maccabeats – Macca-Beatles Medley

Music video for “Macca-Beatles Medley,” a medley of new twists on Beatles classics. A Paper Swan Production Apple Music: https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/ma… CDBaby: https://www.cdbaby.com/Artist/Maccabeats Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2plll… This and all Maccabeats music is recorded a cappella. http://www.maccabeats.com



Anti-Semitism delusion

Even you, Jonathan. Even you. What the former chief rabbi of Britain, Jonathan Sacks, had to say this week, in Britain’s House of Lords no less, made me very sad, very disappointed, showed me just…


NEVER TOO LATE TO START LEARNING TORAH…

By Ellen Braunstein, Special to Chicago Jewish News Friends gathered at Carol Salinger’s kitchen table in Glenview, where there was plenty of talk about grandchildren and great- grandchildren. But once the pleasantries were out of…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday,  June 30 John Sommerville, a Christian, cowboy, Zionist, warrior, and scholar will speak about “Why Christians Support Israel and Why More Should” at the Stand for Israel Summit at 6 p.m. at Northbrook Community…





State of non-shock

Nothing shocks us anymore. Did you notice that the first lady of Israel recently agreed to a plea deal in a fraud case in which she was accused of ordering $96,000 worth of meals from high-end restaurants…