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Posted on: September 14, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

When Do We Partner? When Do We Not?

Rabbi Asher Lopatin reflects on his experience at the Take on Hate rally and how he made the decision to partner with other organizations. By Rabbi Asher Lopatin A week ago, I led a prayer at a rally against hate organized by Rep. Debbie Dingell and co-sponsored by many anti-hate, …

Posted on: September 13, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Dearborn-based comedy series “Not For Profit” debuts trailer

DEARBORN — A new Dearborn-based comedy series, “Not For Profit”, debuted its preview trailer Saturday evening at the Arab American National Museum. Iman Saleh, co-creator, writer and actor in the series, told The Arab American News that the “mockumentary” follows the story of three Arab American, Muslim women working at …

Posted on: September 13, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Potential Trouble Ahead For The Detroit Lions

With around 2:47 left in the 4th quarter of the Detroit Lions vs. Arizona Cardinals game last Sunday, a familiar scene reared its’ ugly head. On 3rd & 5, Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford dropped and delivered a pass to J.D. McKissic that would have essentially sealed a season-opening victory. McKissic …

Posted on: September 13, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

This Week’s Torah Portion: A Basic Conflict

Parshat Ki Tetze: Deuteronomy 21:16-25:19; Isaiah 54:1-10. By Rabbi Aaron Bergman The comedian Jay Mohr said that the key to his marriage is not that he and his wife like the same things, but rather that they hate the same things. Their mutual loathing of other things brings them closer …

Posted on: September 13, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Congresswoman Wilson Leads Delegation Letter Urging White House to Waive or Suspend Bahamian Visa Requirements Statement for Labor Day

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson is leading a bipartisan letter signed by members of the Florida delegation urging President Donald Trump to waive or suspend certain visa requirements for Bahamians seeking to join relatives in the United States. The lawmakers also expressed support for Temporary Protected Status for the …

Posted on: September 13, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Israeli TV host calls Arabs ‘savages’ on air, apologizes later

TEL AVIV — A veteran Israeli television personality apologized on Tuesday for saying on the air that “Arabs are savages.” Yaron London, 79, had made the remarks a day earlier during his show “London and Geula” on Channel 11, the Kan public broadcaster. They came during a discussion of the …

Posted on: September 12, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

#BeScene Featured Event: The Social Runway “Fashion at the Field”

The e.Lane Group presents The Social Runway ’19, “Fashion @ The Field”, a multifaceted, interactive, and social media-driven production, designed to celebrate Detroit Fashion. As an upscale fashion affair, The Social Runway was created to highlight top Fashion Designers and Entrepreneurs in Metro Detroit. In partnership with My Detroit TV, …

Posted on: September 12, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Special Delivery From the Grants

West Bloomfield natives, Adam Grant and Allison Sweet Grant, deliver their new children’s book which focuses on the gift of giving. Both powerhouses in their own rights, West Bloomfield natives Adam and Allison Sweet Grant have collaborated once again, this time to write a children’s book focused on the importance …

Posted on: September 12, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

SmileDirectClub Founders Set to Become Billionaires

SmileDirect Club founders and Detroit natives Jordan Katzman and Alex Fenkell could soon become some of the world’s youngest billionaires. The teeth-alignment company SmileDirectClub (SDC) has faced some backlash from the dental industry, yet its 30-year-old founders could soon become billionaires as their company hits the stock market this month. …

Posted on: September 11, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

American Coney Island Classic

Detroit can boast about a true original — an American Coney Island franchise passed down over generations with over 100 years of history. Photos courtesy of American Coney Island How could he know that when bringing his brother here from Greece, he was planting the seed for someone who would …