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Golden Globes 2019: All the Jewish Moments


Michael Douglas, left, and Alan Arkin have some fun after winning big at the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif., Jan. 6, 2019. (Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

(JTA) — From Michael Douglas’ Yiddish exclamation to more success for “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” to …

Board Chair Reflections: “F Bomb” – My Speech Follow Up


F*@k.  I hide it with symbols, but you get what I mean. It’s a word. Depending on the context, it can vary from deeply offensive to outrageously funny. Depending on the context. In the last several months alone, public figures, both admired and abhorred (at the same time) have invoked…

Breakfast Club is Back!


We are proud to announce the return of Breakfast Club! Breakfast Club is open to all and offers important and intriguing topics about our community. Please join us for our first Breakfast Club event of 2019!
 
“CEOs on the Road” 

Join the Jewish Federation of San Diego County for a p…

Through the Glass Ceiling: Meet Alice Shalvi, Mother of Israeli Feminism



Photo caption: Alice Shalvi, Israeli professor and educator, at her home in Jerusalem on March 14, 2016. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

The head of news at the Israel Broadcasting Authority leaned back in his chair with his feet propped on the desk and looked thoroughly bored. It was 1986, and …

Congregation Beth Israel Teens in Israel


Check out Congregation Beth Israel's trip to Israel supported by Federationl! With your help, 13 students attended this trip through My Israel Journey. Students enjoyed visiting our partnership region, Shaar Ha’Negev, and spent time with their Israeli peers. 

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