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Deputies Learn of Hatred, Propaganda, & Complacency in Holocaust…

March 4th 2020

One example is the way propaganda and stereotypes are used not only to insult people, but to dehumanize them and to simplify a narrative. 

An Overview of the Holocaust at Berkley Library Nov. 13

November 8th 2018

An Overview of the Holocaust at Berkley Library Nov. 13 Berkley, MI- Tuesday, November 13 at 6:30 p.m. Join historian and lecturer Barbara Demlow for an overview of the Holocaust. Registration optional by calling (248) 658-3440 or at http://berkleylib.evanced.info/signup/calendar. The Berkley Public Library is located at 3155 Coolidge Highway in Berkley.  For additional information, call […]

Light in the Darkness: Jewish Ferndale Ceremony Honors Shooting Victims

October 28th 2018

Light in the Darkness: Jewish Ferndale Ceremony Honors Shooting Victims (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 28, 2018) Ferndale, MI – “In the face of adversity, we look for an opportunity to transform darkness into light,” said Rabbi Herscel Finman to the crowd of mourners who gathered on the front lawn of Jewish Ferndale for a ceremony […]

Video Shows Man Sought by Police After Taping Anti-Semitic Fliers to Church Doors

September 4th 2018

Video Shows Man Sought by Police After Taping Anti-Semitic Fliers to Church Doors (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 4, 2018) Ferndale, MI- Leaders at Ferndale United Methodist Church were shocked to find anti-Semitic fliers taped to the doors of the church before Sunday morning service. The fliers showed an image of conspiracy-theorist Alex Jones of Info […]

Ferndale Honors Education and Sharing Day March 27, 2018

March 27th 2018

Ferndale Honors Education and Sharing Day March 27, 2018 (City of Ferndale, March 27, 2018) Ferndale, MI – At a Regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Ferndale, Oakland County, Michigan, held in the Council Chambers at 300 E. Nine Mile, Ferndale MI 48220 on the 26th day of March, 2018, the […]

Jewish Ferndale Celebrates Hanukkah with Menorah Lighting

December 21st 2017

Jewish Ferndale Celebrates Hanukkah with Menorah Lighting (Sam Gurwin, Dec. 21, 2017) Ferndale, MI – A celebration of light and faith was shared with the community Monday at Jewish Ferndale hosted their annual Menorah Lighting Ceremony in honor of Hanukkah. Rabbi Herscel Finman and his wife Chana run the organization, which offers a community center […]

Grand Chanukah Menorah Lighting Ceremony in Ferndale Dec. 18

November 28th 2017

Grand Chanukah Menorah Lighting Ceremony in Ferndale Dec. 18 Jewish Ferndale will be staging its annual Chanukah Menorah lighting Ceremony on Monday, December 18 at 6 PM at the Jewish Ferndale Building 1725 PInecrest. The event will feature fire art performers, beeswax candle making with Hazon Detroit, live music, food, game room and activities. There […]

Havdalah in the Park at Birmingham’s Shain Park July 22

July 8th 2017

Havdalah in the Park at Birmingham’s Shain Park July 22 (EVENT page) Birmingham, MI – Temple Beth El Hosts Havdalah in the Park at Shain Park in Birmingham on July 22 at 6:30pm.  This is a one hour meeting of song, snacks and play time.  It will be held in the pavilion area of the […]

Jewish Authors in Michigan Invited to Apply for JCC Book Fair

June 8th 2017

Jewish Authors in Michigan Invited to Apply for JCC Book Fair (JCC, June 8, 2017) West Bloomfield, MI – The Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit is in search of local authors for its Annual Jewish Book Fair, to be held this November at the JCC in West Bloomfield. Books should be written by Jewish […]

Jewish Ferndale Hosting Day of Women’s Healing Expo June 11

May 19th 2017

Jewish Ferndale Hosting Day of Women’s Healing Expo June 11 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI –  Jewish Ferndale is hosting a Day of Jewish Women’s Healing Sunday June 11 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Jewish Ferndale building, 1725 Pinecrest Dr, Ferndale.. Featured speakers are Dr Jen Green ND – Herbs and Oils as […]