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  • J Street (J Street, 2017)
    The official Web Site of J Street, "the political home for pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans who want Israel to be secure, democratic and the national home of the Jewish people." The date provided is merely the year in which ...
  • Atomic Heritage Foundation (2017)
    A brief biography of J. Robert Oppenheimer, who was a theoretical physicist and is known as the "father of the atomic bomb." Click on the link above to access the page.
  • Osnos, Peter (Medium, 2019-11-26)
    J.D. Salinger was best known for his 1951 novel "Catcher in the Rye." He was also known for his reclusiveness. His literary oeuvre effectively ended in the mid 1960s and little was known about his personal life until quite ...
  • Benny, Jack (CBS, 1960-12-04)
    An entire television episode of the Jack Benny Program, downloaded from the Internet Archive. It was first aired on December 4, 1960. It was added to the Internet Archive in 2008. Click on the icon to watch the program.
  • Teachout, Terry (Commenatry Magazine, 2017-10)
    This article in Commentary Magazine discusses the uniqueness and"quintessentially Jewish" nature of Jack Benny's comedy. "The Jack Benny Program" initially began as a radio show in 1932 that continued until 1950, when it ...
  • Steinberger, Jack (, 2019)
    An autobiographical essay by Jack Steinberger on the occasion of his being awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1988 along with fellow scientists Leon Lederman and Melvin Schwartz. Click on the link above to access.
  • Jackson, Lindsey; Wertheimer, Jack (New Books Network, 2019-10-29)
    An audio interview with Jack Wertheimer, author of "The New American Judaism: How Jews Practice their Religion Today" (Princeton UP, 2018). "Wertheimer argues that American Jews are indeed engaging with Judaism, albeit ...
  • Brookings Institute (Brookings Institute, 2020)
    Links to several presentations Janet Yellen gave at the Brookings Institute, in which she discusses her research. Click on the link above to visit the site.
  • Cussen, Mark P. (Investopeida, 2020-11-23)
    Nominated by President Barack Obama in 2013, Janet Yellen was the first woman to serve as chair of the Federal Reserve Board. In 2020 President elect Joe Biden nominated her to be the first woman to serve as Secretary of ...
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    Jewish Women's Archive (Jewish Women's Archive, 2018)
    Brief article about Janis Ian. Click on the link to access.
  • The Editors of the Encyclopedia Britannica (The Encyclopedia Britannica, 2019-11-01)
    The Encyclopedia Birtannica's biographical article on Jeffrey Sacks discusses the prominent economist, Jeffrey Sachs and some of his notable achievements. His current initiatives are focused around issues of poverty, the ...
  • Lewis, Jerry (YouTube, 1961)
    An example of Jerry Lewis's standup comedy from an appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. Click on the link to watch the recording.
  • Dauber, Jeremy (New York Times, 2017-08-21)
    In an op-ed article in the New York Times, Jeremy Dauber considers what was uniquely Jewish about the comedy of Jerry Lewis. Click on the link above to read the article.
  • Susman, Gary (Vanity Fair, 2017-08-20)
    An obituary of Jerry Lewis in Vanity Fair. Click on the link above to read the obituary.
  • Keepnews, Peter (The New York Times, 2020-05-11)
    The New York Times' obituary for comedian and actor Jerry Stiller. Stiller's career career included stand-up comedy with his wife, Anne Meara, roles in both Broadway and off-Broadway and on television, most notably in the ...
  • Pew Research Center (Pew Research Center, 2021-05-11)
    A survey of over 4,700 Jewish American adults about the nature of their Jewish affiliations and their attitudes on a wide variety of topics, undertaken from Nov. 19, 2019, to June 3, 2020. Click on the icon to read the survey.
  • Jewish Book Council (Jewish Book Council, 2019)
    "Jew­ish Book Coun­cil, found­ed in 1944, is the longest-run­ning orga­ni­za­tion devot­ed exclu­sive­ly to the sup­port and cel­e­bra­tion of Jew­ish lit­er­a­ture. For over sev­en­ty years, we have used lit­er­a­ture to ...
  • Schoenfeld, Stuart (The Canadian Encyclopedia, 2020-03-18)
    This article discusses the history of Jews in Canada, the organizations they established, their ethnic identification, their experience with antisemitism in Canada, notable Canadian Jews, the various ways Canadian Jews ...
  • Jewish Currents (Jewish Currents, 1946)
    "Founded in 1946, Jewish Currents is a magazine committed to the rich tradition of thought, activism, and culture of the Jewish left." Click on the link above to access the magazine.
  • Jewish Federation of Cleveland (Jewish Federation of Cleveland, 2017)
    The Web site of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland. Click the link above to access.



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