spring event 2017

 Sharing top billing with his mom was a first for Emmy Award-winning host, producer, and author Andy Cohen—best known for Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen—but he took it like a champ. 


Leo Frank was a Texas-born, New York-raised Jew, a Cornell University graduate who left for Atlanta in 1908 to manage his uncle’s pencil factory. There, a few years later, he met and married Lucille Selig, who hailed from a well-established German Jewish Southern family—a far cry from Frank’s own roots.

Sheerit Hapleitah Holocaust service 2017

The words "never forget" rang throughout Illinois this past week as the Jewish community held observances honoring Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day.


Jeffrey Toobin weighs in on the high court, O.J. Simpson, and why facts still matter.

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