A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

Universal Thing by JD Hancock is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Jewish Or Not?: The Thing

TEAM JONJ, JEW OR NOT JEW August 8, 2021

It’s a right of Jewish passage to wonder who out there in the world is Jewish too, especially famous people like actors, singers, athletes, and even social media stars and YouTubers. It’s just something we do. So, to better answer the question...

E. Lawrence Levy,

This Hebrew school teacher was the first ever world weightlifting champ

Zack Rothbart, The National Library of Israel August 8, 2021
Strongman, educator, culture critic, civil society leader, journalist, publisher and historian. Edward Lawrence Levy was all of these and more.
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