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Rabbi Emeritus H. David Teitelbaum
JWeekly Cover Story, January 13, 2011
Read about our very own Rabbi Teitelbaum and how he felt compelled to join Martin Luther King Jr. and dozens of other rabbis at the voter registration drive and Selma march in 1965.
Kol haKavod to FRAN TEISCH for her recent letter to the editor in the New York Times. Read the original editorial entitled Mr. Obama and Israel.
Kol haKavod to BILL FUTORNICK, who was featured in this article, Cyclists to raise money, awareness on ride, in the j weekly about the upcoming Hazon bicycle ride.
ALAN FISHER comments on May 23 NY Times op-ed piece Have We Already Lost Iran? See Alan's comments here.
Kol haKavod to our congregant MARA LANGER, who was featured in this San Mateo Times article about her battle with breast cancer.
Kol haKavod to our congregant VICTOR HORWITZ, who was on the field May 15 as a "Ball Dude" as the Giants played the New York Mets. Victor, whose son-in-law is Mets pitching coach Dan Warthen, was introduced to the TV audience with several up-close camera shots in the top of the second inning.
Read letters from two Beth Jacob members in the May 15 j weekly. A hearty Kol haKavod to ART COHN and MARGOT LOBREE.
Read a J article from March 19 about Beth Jacob member ILANA FINER and other Northern Californian student atheletes who are being honored by the Jewish Sports Hall of Fame of Northern California.
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