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Rodef Shalom's Rabbi Kobrin is thoughtful, joyful

Rachel Kobrin speaks with such intensity that her body sways back and forth in the chair, as if she were davening. ...

Asael_Lubotzky

'Miracle' saves life of soldier, now a doctor

By Larry Luxner — When Asael Lubotzky led his soldiers into battle against Hezbollah 12 years ago during the Second Lebanon War, ...

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US media struggle to understand complex reality of Iranian Jewry

By Larry Cohler-Esses YORK — Several days after the Jewish Daily Forward published the first-ever report from the Islamic Republic of Iran ...


 

News

Claudia Sheinbaum (Carlos Tischler/Getty)

Mexico City mayor’s Jewish identity tenuous

By Alan Grabinsky MEXICO CITY— It was during her ultimately successful campaign for...

Todays Life

Rabbi Rachel Kobrin

Rodef Shalom’s Rabbi Kobrin is thoughtful, joyful

Rachel Kobrin speaks with such intensity that her body sways back and forth in the chair,...

Features

The tail of a Syrian plane shot down during the Yom Kippur War. (Oren Rozen/Wikimedia)

Downed Israeli pilot honored as hero 45 years later

By Yaakov Lappin Israel’s Brig.-Gen. (ret.) Giora Epstein has shot down no fewer than...

Opinion

Rachel Brosnahan as Mrs Maisel (Amazon Studios)

For your viewing pleasure: Jewish Golden Globe nominees

There’s something about this time of year and movies. Maybe it’s the cold nights,...

Leisure

Dave Nicholls, seated, rides in the bobsled.

Cool Runnings? Meet Israel’s bobsled team

NEW YORK— In the span of just a couple days, Chaim Raice went from never having been on...

Obituaries

Rebecca Saltzman

VIP New Faces: Rebecca Saltzman

March, 1986, this reporter interviewed Gary and Judy Saltzman who were presidents,...