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Hillel Goldberg
Hillel Goldberg

IJN Executive Editor | hillel@ijn.com

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,...

The Search Committee

Not encouraging. But, oddly, successful. This novel has virtually no plot, a very limited and unsubtle cast of characters, no change of scenery — in fact, with the...

Shavuout: The oneness of G-d

G-d is one. In trying to understand the oneness of G-d, the “what” is often rendered subservient to the “how,” and because the how is at best only imprecisely...

Landmark opens; 131 luxury residences

Landmark Tower 1 opened in May, marking the first stage in the completion of a multidimensional, luxury buidling project in southeast Denver. The Landmark, with 13...

‘What do you do for a living?’ — ‘I design bullets’

“My favorite topic: how to kill people, that is, how best to kill people.” That wasn’t the actual headline, but it could have been. This bullet vs. that bullet....

The ghost’s ghost

I’ve never had a ghost writer. But what about a ghost’s ghost? That would be Andrea Jacobs, IJN senior writer. I drift by Andrea’s window, tossing out the standard,...