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Hillel Goldberg
Hillel Goldberg

IJN Executive Editor | hillel@ijn.com

Four local authors: Goldstein, Dollin, Brackman, Jaffe

Was Ivan Goldstein a Holocaust survivor? Well, no, you would say. He was an American, not a European Jew. He fought with the Americans in WW II. That’s not a Holocaust...

Jewish camps, yes and no

I begin: I went to a Jewish camp. Loved it. We have six children. All went to Jewish camps. All but one loved them. Jewish camps are a good thing. But not what they’re...

DNC eyewitness

One DenverI came.I saw.I was conquered.By Denver.Name it:Democrat.Delegate.Journalist.Volunteer.Whoever.He, she, they, were conquered by Denver. Impressed by the...

CU President Bruce Benson: Keeping up with him…a losing battle

Do not come to philosophize. Nor to talk politics. Or shoot the breeze. Do not even come to talk about education, as in what happens in the classroom. “I’m not here to...

A kid’s delight, an adult’s nightmare

If I can succeed, somehow, in capturing the utter craziness of this museum in Switzerland, I guarantee you this: In reality, it’s twice as crazy, ten times as crazy,...

Not your typical war story

White hair.Very long white sidelocks, payos.Tall.Imposing.A perfect stereotype.A chasidic Jew.Very spiritual looking.Very other worldly.Beautiful visage.Somebody living...

Yehoshua and Elisheva

Everything was normal. The groom’s smile could melt a glacier. The bride’s radiance permeated everyone present. People danced. Rabbis blessed. Guests flew in from many...

Miriam Harris Goldberg

At 95, IJN unveils innovations

The IJN marks its 95th anniversary next week with ijnNewspaperPlus and a 172-page large-size souvenir magazine for all subscribers. The anniversary magazine honors...

Journalists in Washington, DC

Are things back to normal in New Orleans? “If you’re asking this, you obviously haven’t been to New Orleans since Hurricane Katrina.” So said Gail Chalew of New...

‘Lawrence of Arabia’ and Aaron Aaronsohn: glorious triumph, bitter defeat

The perfectly hopeless vulgarity of the half-Europeanized Arab is appalling. Better a thousand times the Arab untouched. The foreigners come out here always to teach,...