Friday, July 30th 2021   |

Enigmatic poet, musician examined in ‘The World of Bob Dylan’

By ALAN SMASON, Special to the CCJN

The World of Bob Dylan“ edited by Sean Latham. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, United Kingdom ©2021. 351 p.

Beginning with the pivotal musical period of the Folk Era and the later emergence of...

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Mark Rubin named as new JCRS executive director

Mark Rubin has been named the new executive director of Jewish Children’s Regional Service (JCRS), becoming only the fourth leader of the Jewish social service agency since 1946.

A New Orleans native, Rubin was unanimously approved by a board vote...

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Breaking News

Ben & Jerry’s board chair says ‘I am not anti-Semitic’ as Unilever disavows BDS movement

By BEN SALES

(JTA) — One week after Ben & Jerry’s announced that it would stop selling ice cream in the “Occupied Palestinian Territory,” the company’s board chair for the first time publicly rejected the suggestion that the move was...

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Opinions & Voices

OP-ED: Why are ‘progressive Jews’ defending Ben & Jerry’s?

By JONATHAN S. TOBIN

(JNS.org) – If you thought that American Jews were going to unite against discrimination in ice-cream sales, you were wrong. The decision of the Ben & Jerry’s company to “end sales of our ice-cream in occupied Palestinian territories” was...

Today in Israeli History - July 30th

Actress Gila Almagor Is Born

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