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Jewish Possibilities book. Jewish Possibilities: The Best of Moment Magazine. 0876689691 (ISBN13: 9780876689691).

See contact information and details about Moment Magazine. Founded in 1975 by Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel and acclaimed writer Leonard Fein, Moment is North America’s premier Jewish magazine. Moment offers a critical space for thoughtful conversations, fresh ideas and diverse points of view. We are fiercely independent.

Moment is an independent magazine which focuses on the life of the American Jewish community. It is not tied to any particular Jewish movement or ideology. The award-winning publication features investigative stories and cultural criticism, highlighting the thoughts and opinions of diverse scholars, writers, artists and policymakers.

Leonard Fein, an intellectual and activist who wrote voluminously about .

Leonard Fein, an intellectual and activist who wrote voluminously about contemporary Jews, Judaism and, in his words, the often stormy relationship between Jews and Judaism, and who founded a magazine and organizations to combat hunger and illiteracy, died late Wednesday or early Thursday in Manhattan. He was 80. His brother, Rashi Fein, a professor emeritus at Harvard Medical School, confirmed the death, saying the cause was uncertain. Mr. Fein lived in Watertown, Mass. As an author, a columnist for The Jewish Daily Forward and a contributor to many publications, including The New York Times, Mr. Fein was among the foremost of the so-called liberal Zionists.

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Moment is a fiercely independent magazine that provides North American . Moment was founded in 1975 by Elie Wiesel and writer Leonard Fein

Moment is a fiercely independent magazine that provides North American Jews with award-winning, in-depth reporting. It transcends ideology and denomination, and delves deeply into the stories that shape our lives: the future of democracy, anti-Semitism on the left and the right, intermarriage and the widening gap between American Jews and Israel. Moment was founded in 1975 by Elie Wiesel and writer Leonard Fein.

Leonard Fein was a passionate and gifted writer, teacher and veteran social activist. He was deputy director of the . Harvard Joint Center for Urban Studies, served as director of the Commission on Social Action of Reform Judaism, and was the founder of Moment magazine; Mazon: A Jewish Response to Hunger; and the National Jewish Coalition for Literacy. His books include Against the Dying of the Light: A Parent's Story of Love, Loss and Hope, Where Are We?

Moment is an independent magazine which focuses on the life of the American Jewish community. In its premier issue, Fein wrote that the magazine would include diverse opinions of no single ideological position, save of course, for a commitment to Jewish life.

Moment is an independent magazine for a Jewish-American audience and .

Moment is an independent magazine for a Jewish-American audience and is not tied to any movement or ideology. The award-winning publication features investigative stories, cultural criticism and highlights the thoughts and opinions of diverse groups of scholars, writers and policymakers. Moment was founded in 1975, by Nobel Prize laureate Elie.

From dust jacket flap: "Leonard Fein, 'Moment's' founder, has selected the finest articles from the first ten years of the magazine's publication to form this exceptional anthology-'Jewish Possibilities: The Best of Moment Magazine'. Fein includes controversial pieces on the State of Israel, personal testimony recounting spiritual quests, topical articles on the most pressing issues facing modern Jews, and candid interviews with well-known personalities.
Jewish Possibilities: The Best of Moment Magazine download epub
Humanities
Author: Leonard Fein
ISBN: 0876689691
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Jason Aronson Inc (October 1, 1987)
Pages: 400 pages