What it Means to Be American: ...

May 26, 2016 by

Francis Salvador was the first Jewish American to die in service to America.  He was the kind of person that Jacob Marcus z”l  would...

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Memorial Day: Reflections of a...

May 22, 2015 by

“It’s almost like being home.”  This was the response of a young Soldier at Forward Operating Base Taji, Iraq, following the Passover...

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Memorial Day: Reflections from...

May 21, 2015 by

A year ago, I was invited to speak at Central Synagogue for the occasion of Memorial Day. In my remarks, I focused on how this...

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