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  • Yarrow, Allison Gaudet (The Forward, 2011-04-28)
    An interview with author Meg Wolitzer in The Sisterhood, a blog hosted by The Forward. Wolitzer discusses her writing, sex, technology, women's issues and her Jewish upbringing. Click on the link to access the interview.
  • Shtern, Sholem (1984)
    These three poems by the Jewish Canadian poet Sholem Shtern (here spelled "Shalom Stern") are from "a translation of: Sefer zikaron le-kehilat Shebreshin (Book of memory to the Jewish community of Shebreshin), Editors: ...
  • Rothstein, Edward (New York Times, 2007-12-24)
    An essay in The New York Times on the theology and social activism of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel.
  • Goldman, Ari L. (New York Times, 1994-06-13)
    A biographical obituary from the New York Times. Click on the link above to access the article.
  • Society for Humanistic Judaism (2016)
    A brief biographical essay on the life, contributions and death of Rabbi Sherwin Wine, the founder of Humanistic Judaism. Click on the first link above to access the biographical essay.
  • Fury, Alexander (Independent, 2015-09-30)
    Born in the Bronx to Jewish immigrants under the name of Ralph Lifshitz, Ralph Lauren rose to become one of the world's most successful fashion designers. This article, which descries Lauren's fashion design, was written ...
  • Elder, Sean (Salon, 1999-08-24)
    An article published in Salon on the work and life of the songwriter and composer Randy Newman. Click on the link above to access the article.
  • Goldstein, Rebecca; Brockman, John (editor) (Edge.org, 2006-07-28)
    A short essay on the relevance of the Jewish philosopher Spinoza by Rebecca Goldstein, writer and philosopher. Click on the link above to access.
  • Keiles, Jamie Lauren (Vox, 2018-12-05)
    "How the JAP became America’s most complex Jewish stereotype." Click on the link above top access the article.
  • Arendt, Hannah (The New York Review of Books, 1969-02-27)
    New York Review of Books article by Hannah Arendt, in which she discusses the implications of the unprecedented degree of violence available to states, as of the mid-twentieth century, in addition to the use of violence ...
  • Wiseman, Eva (The Guardian, 2016-11-13)
    "Singer-songwriter Regina Spektor has been the odd one out ever since she moved from Moscow to New York as a child. As she releases her new album, she tells Eva Wiseman why antisemitism was the making of her." Click on ...
  • Reichman 
    Jewish Virtual Library (Jewish Virtual Library, 2017)
    A short biography of the Reichman family, a highly successful Canadian business family. Click on the link above to access.
  • Dunphy, Catherine (thestar.com, 2013-05-31)
    Personal reflections on the complex life, work and contributions of Dr. Henry Morgentaler, written by the author of a 1996 biography of Dr. Morgentaler. Click on the link above to access the article.
  • Goldberg, JJ; Ochs, Phil (The Forward, 2016-04-10)
    An essay on Phil Ochs, one of the iconic protest folksinger and writers of the 1960s. The essay incorporates Phil Ochs' performances of some of his most well-known songs. Click on the link above to access.
  • Krugman, Paul (University of Chicago Press, 2013-05)
    A chapter from from the volume entitled NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2012, Volume 27 (proceedings of a conference of the National Bureau of Economic Research that took place in April, 2012). Volume editors: Daron Acemoglu, ...
  • Stoller, Mike; Samuels, David (Tablet, 2016-09-19)
    "Mike Stoller, of the powerhouse songwriting duo Leiber and Stoller, talks about cultural appropriation, writing for Elvis, and the idea of the ‘soundtrack of our lives.’" Click on the link above to access the interview.
  • Cahan, Abraham (Project Gutenberg, 2001-09-01)
    The best known fictional work of one of the founders of the Jewish newspaper "The Forward." Click on one of the icons below to download either an epub or plain text version of the novel originally published in 1917.
  • Reich, Robert (2018)
    Homepage of Robert Reich, featuring his political and economic critiques, as well as links to articles he has written and television appearances. Click here to see the page.
  • My Jewish Learning (My Jewish Learning, 2019)
    This article provides a basic description of Rosh Hashanah. Commonly known as the "Jewish New Year," the holiday commemorates the creation of the world believed to have occurred over 5,000 years ago. Unlike the New Year ...
  • Oyez (Oyez, 2017)
    Biographical article about Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her persistence in the face of adversity and her performance on the Supreme Court. Also provides links to the cases she argued before the Supreme Court prior to her appointment ...

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