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Amazing times

It’s really, really hard. But it’s really, really important. It is so very, very easy to see all the negative going on in the world and in the Jewish world. So very, very easy to…



Jewish women inventors

By Minna Rae Friedman, Special to Chicago Jewish News Can you name a woman inventor? At least one voice in a crowd always answers Madame Marie Curie, (and she was a discoverer). Can you name a…




Varieties of anti-Semitism

Let’s discuss some different kinds of anti-Semitism, shall we. Let us begin with soft anti-Semitism. The kind practiced by one Donald J. Trump. Do I think Trump is an anti-Semite? No, not in the sense…



Remembering The Rebbe on his yahrzeit

By Rabbi Meir S. Moscowitz, Special to Chicago Jewish News We have just commemorated the Yahrzeit of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneersohn, of righteous memory. The Rebbe’s leadership is often described in global…