Only At a Jewish Day School

This time of year I am especially proud to be Head of Hillel Day School. These past two weeks have been very special as we observed Yom Hashoah, Yom Hazikaron and Yom Ha-atzma’ut.  These three holidays emphasize our Jewish peoplehood … Read More

Why We Need Free Preschools

This past Sunday reminded me why the Detroit Jewish community is special. In the morning, my wife, Joan, and I attended an AIPAC breakfast featuring Dennis Ross and James Woolsey.  Both speakers were amazing – and so was the turnout. … Read More

Standing By Israel on Israel Independence Day and Every Day

At Hillel, Tzionut – Zionism is a core Jewish value: “We believe in the importance of Israel, Zionism and the Hebrew language.  The modern State of Israel is a place where Jewish values come to life, and a home for Jews from … Read More