Jewish Insider: JDCA hosted their first ‘Fly In’ board meeting in Washington, D.C.

The Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) hosted their first ‘Fly In’ board meeting in Washington, D.C. where members of the board met with members of Congress on a wide range of issues concerning Jewish Democrats from gun safety and immigration to Israel and Iran. Over the past two days, the board — chaired by former…

New Yorker: Philip Roth, the incomparable American novelist, has died at eighty-five

Philip Roth, the American literary icon whose novel “American Pastoral” won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, in 1998, has died, at the age of eighty-five, according to friends close to him. His great subjects, as Claudia Roth Pierpont wrote in this magazine, in 2006, included “the Jewish family, sex, American ideals, the betrayal of American ideals, political zealotry,…