Frequently Asked Questions

Thank you for your interest in the Jewish Journal. We’ve prepared this page to answer the questions we hear most often. If you still need help, please call us at (213) 368-1661 or e-mail us at editor@jewishjournal.com

ABOUT US

What is TRIBE Media Corp.?
TRIBE Media Corp., formerly Los Angeles Jewish Publications, Inc., is a diversified non-profit media company focused on local, national and global Jewish news, issues and culture. It is not affiliated with any organization, ideology or movement. TRIBE Media Corp. consists of Jewish Journal; jewishjournal.com; jewishinsider.com; and Tribe Events.

What is The Jewish Journal?
The Jewish Journal is the largest Jewish weekly newspaper in the United States measured by print and digital readership. Founded in 1987, The Jewish Journal’s mission is to serve our community through quality independent journalism. The Jewish Journal is available in print at over 800 pickup locations from Santa Barbara to Pasadena to the South Bay.

What is JewishJournal.com?
JewishJournal.com is one of the world’s leading Jewish news sites. It contains local, national and global news updated daily, as well as blogs from noted Jewish personalities and writers including Marty Kaplan, Dennis Prager, Gina Nahai, Raphael Sonnenshein and Rabbi David Wolpe.

What is JewishInsider.com?
JewishInsider.com reports and curates breaking Jewish news with a team of reporters in Washington, D.C., New York,  Los Angeles and Jerusalem. It’s Daily Kickoff newsletter is read each morning by newsmakers, politicians, philanthropists, leaders and diplomats around the world. To receive the Daily Kickoff, click here.  To reach JewishInsider Editor Max Neuberger, email here.

What is Tribe! Events?
Tribe! Events is a production company that creates unique programming for the greater Los Angeles Jewish community. In the past TribeLive! has produced debates, screenings, festivals and concerts. TribeLive! has also partnered with other Jewish organizations to video and livestream their events.

Are you part of the Jewish Federation of Los Angeles?
No. The Jewish Journal was founded in 1987 by lay leaders of the Jewish community independently of any other Jewish organization. TRIBE Media Corp. has retained that independent status.

CIRCULATION AND SUBSCRIPTION

What is the circulation for TRIBE Media Corp’s publications?
The Jewish Journal has a circulation of 50,000 copies and an estimated 150,000 weekly readers; JewishJournal.com, more than 2 million monthly unique visitors.

How can I subscribe to The Jewish Journal for home delivery?
Please visit our Subscribe page to learn more about receiving home delivery of the Jewish Journal. Or call 213.368.1661 x 101.

There is a problem with my subscription. What do I do?
Call Circulation at (213) 368-1661 ext.101 or e-mail us at circulation@jewishjournal.com for any subscription issues, including vacation holds, changes of address, renewals, cancellations, etc.

CONTACTING US

How do I place an item on your calendar?
COMING SOON – We are revamping our community calendar and will be adding the feature to jewishjournal.com shortly.

I submitted a calendar listing and it hasn’t appeared. What’s going on?
COMING SOON – We are revamping our community calendar and will be adding the feature to jewishjournal.com shortly.

How do I list an obituary?
Please e-mail them to obits@jewishjournal.com. Family members in our obituaries are only survivors of the deceased and obituaries will be edited for space. We do not charge for obituary listings. For additional questions, contact (213) 368-1661 ext 113.

I have an idea for an article. How do I submit it?
Send it to editor@jewishjournal.com. Include all relevant information, especially dates and a contact phone number. The Jewish Journal does not reprint press releases.

I want to write a column/blog for you. How do I submit a proposal?
We accept OpEd, First Person and Singles columns of 850 words. Send via e-mail to editor@jewishjournal.com.   Are you a freelance writer with an article idea? Send your story query with clips to editor@jewishjournal.com. Due to the high volume of submissions, it may take up to 1 week for a response. The Jewish Journal does not print fiction.

Want to blog at JewishJournal.com? If you have a great idea, we help with set-up, promotion and branding.  Please send an email to our blog manager at blogs@jewishjournal.com.

Where can I submit a complaint?
Write us at editor@jewishjournal.com. If you want to complain in public, address it to letters@jewishjournal.com.

How do I contact the Advertising department?
Email us at advertising@jewishjournal.com, or call 213.368.1661. For more information, visit our Advertising page.

How do I reach a different department at TRIBE Media Corp?
For a complete list of our departments, visit our Contact Us page.

I want to work for TRIBE Media Corp. How do I apply for a job?
For editorial positions, please send your resume by e-mail to editor@jewishjournal.com. Include relevant clips. For advertising positions, send resume to davids@jewishjournal.com.