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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

Comedian Roseanne Barr bluntly expressed her opinion on Twitter when Chick-fil-As president Dan Cathy came out publicly against gay marriage. (Photos via Creative Commons

Rising star Raisman, Roseanne feeds the trolls fried chicken, Madison Beer vs. bullying

By Uri Fintzy, 6NoBaconPublished July 31, 2012

NEW YORK -- Among the more popular U.S. Olympians is Aly Raisman, an 18-year-old Jewish gymnast from the Boston area whose star has been rising in London for a few reasons. First it was her song choice for the floor exercise routine -- an instrumental...

Kathy and Laura Lebedun

Blood sister

By Ellen Futterman, EditorPublished April 25, 2012

Kathy Lebedun will celebrate Mother’s Day a little early when she proudly watches her daughter and personal hero, Laura Lebedun, 28, receive a 2012 American Red Cross Lifesaver Award. The ceremony takes place Friday, May 4 at the Frontenac Hilton. “I...

Roseannearchy

Roseanne: Jewish wise woman

by Naomi Pfefferman, The Jewish Journal of Greater Los AngelesPublished July 20, 2011

In her television studio in El Segundo, Roseanne Barr is singing the Israeli national anthem - and it's good."If I asked you to sing ‘Hatikvah,' would you slug me?" I had hesitantly asked her, remembering her screeching mangling of "The Star-Spangled...

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