February 23, 2017 - 27 Shvat 5777


Jerry Seinfeld

Your daily spiel for Thursday, Feb. 23

Today's spiel includes: The head of JDL files a hate crimes complaint, an argument about "love thy neighbour" in the era of Trump and a Jerry Seinfeld show reviewed.

Jewish and trans: coming of age and coming out

“I went to speak to [Temple Sinai spiritual leader Rabbi Michael Dolgin] shortly after Lucas came out. He asked how he could help and what he could do to support us, and it was wonderful. He made sure to use the right pronouns."

Call for first-person essays

CJNews.com is seeking submissions – from YOU – for our new first-person essay section.


ADL headquarters in Manhattan hit with bomb threat

The national offices of the Anti-Defamation League in New York received a bomb threat from an anonymous caller, reportedly at about 11:08 a.m. Wednesday.


Role in Sousatzka brings young actor back to Judaism

American performer Ben Bogen is about to take on his first professional role since graduating from college, in the new musical Sousatzka, which is having its world premiere in Toronto.
Newsletter sign-up
CJN Sales position

Shabbat Times




Featured Video

Peerless Trave Nov 1 – Nov 11