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Why Here, Why Now: Anti-Semitism in America

Temple Sinai of Palm Desert

Wednesday, January 19, 7:00 PM on Zoom

Dr. Windmueller examines the impact of the pandemic, social media, and partisan divisions on the image and
status of Jews. Q&A Following.

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Trump Phenomenon: What It Means for American Jewry and the Rabbinate

Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis

March 15, 2022, 10:00 AM PT on Zoom

Recent Articles


December 10, 2021

The Times of Israel

The Trump Presidency and American Jews: Reflections on my Forthcoming Book


December 9, 2021

eJewish Philanthropy

The rise of privatized Judaism: What it is and what it means


November 22, 2021

eJewish Philanthropy

‘Hanukkah homecoming’: Celebrating community after crisis


November 21, 2021

The Times of Israel

American Jewish Political Giving: A Primer