Jewish Journal

Where History and Baking Meet: L’Dough V’Dough | Guest Blog Post by Mira Berenbaum

By Mira Berenbaum

May 10, 2016 | 1:33 pm

Through art reflection and intergenerational dialogue in LAMOTH’s L’Dough V’Dough program, Milken Community High School students Clara Pitt (L) and Mira Berenbaum (R) work with Holocaust Survivor Eva Wartnik to create a seder plate based on her personal experiences. Photo courtesy of LAMOTH.

Both sides of my family have very unique backgrounds. My dad’s side of the family loves history. My dad is a world-renowned Holocaust professor, and makes it... More.

  • Return to Wielopole | Guest Blog Post by Dr. Steven Teitelbaum

    Dr. Steven Teitelbaum

    February 20, 2015 | 2:31 pm

    On February 11, the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust launched "Return to Wielopole: The Teitelbaum Family Journey," in conjunction with the U.S.... More.

  • People of the Story… or the Study?

    By Samara Hutman

    December 4, 2013 | 4:33 pm

    Tonight is mid-stream Chanukah and Thanksgiving is behind us. In the end, I'm not sure the confluence of the two birthed any physical or spiritual... More.

  • Carrying The Torch | Guest Blog Post by Ashley Gleitman Waterman

    Ashley Gleitman Waterman

    February 25, 2013 | 10:59 am

    “Man will not merely endure: he will prevail. He is immortal, not because he alone among creatures has an inexhaustible voice, but because he has a... More.

  • The Power of We

    by Cece Feiler

    February 4, 2013 | 4:25 pm

    The world needs to RSVP the power of one—plus one. Even Sir Richard Branson has acknowledged that the success of his Virgin brand comes from working... More.

  • Yahrtzeits and Yom HaShoah

    By Samara Hutman

    January 25, 2013 | 3:03 pm

    My father Sam’s Yahrtzeit falls between January 27th, the International Holocaust Memorial Day adopted by The United Nations in 2005, and Yom HaShoah,... More.




Samara Hutman is the Executive Director of Remember Us, an organization dedicated to inspiring the next generation to take up the legacy of Holocaust remembrance through the...

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