Dan Pine

Urban Adamah Cancels Kosher Slaughter Workshop

A Berkeley workshop on kosher slaughter — during which 15 hens were to be killed — was canceled this week amid public outcry from animal rights groups and others.

Jennifer Gorovitz, First Woman To Head A Major Federation, Leads In Time of Controversy and Layoffs

In May, Jennifer Gorovitz became a communal pioneer as the first woman ever to head a big-city Jewish philanthropic federation. Now, two months later, she has become the first woman heading a big-city federation to implement major layoffs in the face of a budget shortfall.