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  • Fear, David; Grierson, Tim; Love, Matthew (Rolling Stone Magazine, 2015-08-05)
    Article in Rolling Stone Magazine describing episodes in the Daily Show with Jon Stewart in which Stewart engaged in more probing investigative journalism than did the mainstream press or cable news programs, often aiming ...
  • Anderson, Adrienne Wigdortz (Jewish Journal, 2020-08-14)
    Although Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony and Sojourner Truth were some of the best known figures in the battle for women's suffrage in the United States, other activists played a significant role in the suffrage ...
  • Lumet, Sidney (Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 1957)
    One of Sidney Lumet's most critically-acclaimed films, 12 Angry Men is about twelve members of a jury who are deciding the guilt or innocence of a defendant. A guilty verdict would result in a death sentence. Eleven jurors ...
  • Green, David B. (Haaretz, 2013-05-16)
    Part of Haaretz's "This Day in Jewish History" series, this article discusses the life, career and formal conversion to Judaism of the African-American entertainer, Sammy Davis Jr. The article notes that while Davis was ...
  • Brym, Robert; Neuman, Keith; Lenton, Rhonda (Environics Institute for Survey Research, 2019)
    A survey of Canadian Jews that examines the Canadian Jewish experience. Modeled on the 2013 Pew Survey of American Jews (see the Pew survey in this collection), the Environics Institute for Survey Research looks at "what ...
  • Simon, Paul (PaulSimonVevo, 2013-09-11)
    A YouTube video of Paul Simon's hit "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover." Click on the link above to access.
  • Pollock, Zaillig; University of Toronto and University of Toronto Libraries; Klein, A.M. (University of Toronto Libraries, 2000)
    This is the entry for A.M. Klein in Canadian Poetry Online, a web site of the University of Toronto Libraries. It contains a biography, bibliographies, and a selection of his poems. Click on the link above to access.
  • Guttenplan, D. D. (The Nation, 2014-01-29)
    An essay on a biography of Abraham Cahan entitled "The Rise of Abraham Cahan." The essay reviews the life of Cahan, who was the longtime editor of the Yiddish language "Forward." Click on the link above to access this ...
  • Martin, Sandra (The Globe and Mail, 2013-05-29)
    Lengthy obituary on the life, death and significance of Dr. Henry Morgentaler. Click on the link above to access the obituary.
  • Salk Institute for Biological Studies (Salk Institute for Biological Studies, 2017)
    A brief biography of the Nobel Prize winning scientist, Jonas Salk. Click on the link above to access the biography.
  • Chiat, Marilyn; Gruber, Samuel; Gurock, Jeffrey; Michels, Tony; Moore, Deborah Dash; Prell, Riv-Ellen; Shandler, Jeffrey; Soyer, Daniel (Museum at Eldridge Street, 2009-01-08)
    Articles about the Lower East Side of New York City from leading Jewish history and preservation scholars, who participated in the Museum at Eldridge Street’s “Academic Angles” lecture series and walking tours. Click on ...
  • Kreisler, Harry (Institute of International Studies, University of California at Berkeley, 2002-03-22)
    An interview with Noam Chomsky, in which he outlines some of the influences behind his political views. He also discusses the relationship between the way he approaches science and the way he approaches politics. The ...
  • Keiles, Jamie Lauren (New York Times, 2019-11-27)
    A biographical portrait in The New York Times Magazine of Adam Sandler who from 1999 through 2011 "would star in 12 of his own live-action comedies. All but “Little Nicky” — a hellish version of “King Lear,” in which Sandler ...
  • Brown, Michael (Jewish Women's Archive, 2009-02-27)
    A biographical essay on Adele Wiseman, whom the author credits as being "[o]ne of Canada’s most highly regarded writers of the second half of the twentieth century." The article describes how Wiseman, who was born in 1928 ...
  • Lazarus, Emma (University of Michigan Library, 2005)
    Book of poems by Emma Lazarus. Click on the link above to see the University of Michigan Library catalog record and to view or download the book.
  • Lukesh, Susan S. (German Historical Institute, 2012-06-19)
    A biography of Adolph S. Ochs, who "was the foremost newspaper publisher of the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries. He resurrected the New York Times after purchasing it in 1896, and brought his own rigorous ...
  • Thompson, Kathleen (Jewish Women's Archive, 2009-03-20)
    Brief biography of Adrienne Rich from "Jewish Women: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia" on the website of the Jewish Women's Archive. Includes a bibliography of Rich's poems. Click on the link above to access the biography.
  • Poetry Foundation (Poetry Foundation, 2012)
    Short biography of poet Adrienne Rich produced by the Poetry Foundation. Includes a bibliography of Rich's poetry. Find links here to a selection of Rich's poetry and articles. Click on the link above to access the biography, ...
  • Academy of American Poets (Academy of American Poets, 2016-08-02)
    On this page you will find a short biography, a selected bibliography and links to Adrienne Rich's poems. Click on the link above to access.
  • Bellow, Saul (Viking Press, 1953)
    A well-known book by Saul Bellow. Click on the first link above to see the listing for this book in WorldCat. Type in your zip or postal code under Find a copy in the library to locate the book in a nearby library. Click ...



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