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avatar Malcolm Thomson
Malcolm Thomson is a Senior Director with Bernstein Investment Research and Management. Ordained in 1964 from the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, he served as Rabbi of Temple Sholom in Greenwich, CT from 1966-1981. Mr. Thomson is a member of the Board of Directors of the Jewish Theological Seminary and serves on the Board of Overseers of the JTS Rabbinical School. He is a member of the Boards of The Town Hall, Seeds of Peace, Fifth Avenue Synagogue, and a member of the National Commission of ADL. Mr. Thomson has published numerous scholarly articles and edited several Hebrew illuminated manuscripts.

ARTICLES BY: Malcolm Thomson


January 11, 2012 2:06 pm
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Humor Me – Michelle Obama and the Chief of Staff

In the intense discussion at Saturday night's dinner the Obama case was cause celebre. The humor was interesting... In a speech to students President Obama said he was...

December 25, 2011 5:47 pm
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Chanukah with Theo Bikel

Theo Bikel is a hero and a dear friend. Several years ago we gave him a 'Hoo Ha! (see my piece on Hoo Ha in...

December 20, 2011 10:23 am
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Jewish Names and Hollywood

As kids we appeared in Winnipeg's Hebrew Theater. The comic-writer and director David Steinberg went on to fame in Hollywood. At one time he held...

December 18, 2011 1:54 am
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Victor Borge: The Man Who Mocked Hitler

At first I didn't think he belonged; he was definitely out-of-place among the cocktail-conversant. The gathering - a tinsel glittering holiday party on Byram Shore Road, the kind often...

Culture

Jay-Z Refutes Accusations of Antisemitic Lyrics: ‘It Was an Exaggeration’

Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z has slammed claims that lyrics on his recently released album included...

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Features

Palestinian Authority Payments to Terrorists Far Exceed Regular Welfare Payments

Palestinian terrorists and their families are receiving far higher payments than Palestinian welfare...

Jewish Beard Growers Strive to Be the Face of Global Facial Hair Showdown

JNS.org - Visitors to the Otto Weidt Workshop for the Blind Museum in Berlin often meet Haim...

With Kurdistan, Israel May Gain ‘Stable, Tolerant’ Ally in Fight Against Islamic Extremism

JNS.org - During the last several years, Israel has witnessed the crumbling...

World

South Africa Expected to Boycott Africa-Israel Summit in October

JNS.org - South Africa is expected to boycott a major Africa-Israel summit in Togo in October. The gathering will include leaders from 25-30 African nations. Organizers of the summit have not received...

Israel

Israeli PM Netanyahu Meets With Visiting Bipartisan US Congressional Delega...

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Tuesday with a bipartisan delegation from the US Congress, thanking the lawmakers for...

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