David Suissa

David Suissa

David Suissa is Publisher & Editor-in-Chief of Tribe Media/Jewish Journal, where he has been writing a weekly column on the Jewish world since 2006. In 2015, he was awarded first prize for "Editorial Excellence" by the American Jewish Press Association. Prior to Tribe Media, David was founder and CEO of Suissa Miller Advertising, a marketing firm named “Agency of the Year” by USA Today. He sold his company in 2006 to devote himself full time to his first passion: Israel and the Jewish world. David was born in Casablanca, Morocco, grew up in Montreal, and now lives in Los Angeles with his five children.

Matisyahu Reminds Me Why I Love My Judaism

His new album, which comes out this week, is titled “Hold The Fire.” For an artist who loves his art and is moved to spread light, it’s hard to think of a better title.

The Case for Wasting Time

It’s not a coincidence that I am so enthralled by the pleasures of our culture. These pleasures remind me that our cultural heroes bring out the best in our country.

A New Year Resolution for Our Nation: Revive the Pledge of Allegiance

What was extraordinary about MLK, and what has been lost today, is his unifying faith in the ideals of his country. King didn’t fight America’s ills by crushing the nation’s self-esteem but by doing the reverse. “You’re better than that,” he told us, and many of us listened.


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