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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

Israeli President Rivlin Witnesses Jewish State’s Technology in Action in Vietnam

JNS.org- Israeli President Reuven Rivlin this week visited the Southeast Asian nation of Vietnam,...

Hundreds of Liquor Bottles Belonging to WWI-Era British Troops Unearthed in Israel

JNS.org - Among several other discoveries, hundreds of liquor bottles belonging to British soldiers from...

Israeli Music Icon Idan Raichel Jams With Students at Chicago Cultural Center

Israeli music icon Idan Raichel turned what was supposed to be a lesson...

Features

As Recreational Use Clears Hurdle, Medical Cannabis Rides High in Israel

JNS.org - Beyond the scent of cannabis drifting through the venue, there was an extra...

‘Jesus’s Tomb’ Shrine Unveiled After Painstaking Restoration Efforts in Jerusalem

JNS.org - After several months of meticulous restoration work, the shrine that...

Hezbollah Uses Terror Recruitment to Threaten Israel

JNS.org - When it comes to the threat posed by Hezbollah, Israelis often worry about rocket attacks or other conventional arms. But...

World

President of Ireland’s Only On-Campus Israel Society Assaulted at ...

The president of Ireland's only on-campus Israel student group was assaulted on Thursday while manning a kosher bake sale booth for charity, The Algemeiner has...

Israel

Israelis Get Down and Dirty at First-Ever ‘Mud Day’ Race in Tel...

Around 5,000 people got down and dirty on Friday during Israel’s first-ever “Mud Day” race in Tel Aviv’s Hayarkon Park,...

Middle East

Ex-Egyptian President Mubarak Free, Six Years After Ouster, Detention

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been freed from detention, six years after being overthrown. Mr Mubarak left a military hospital in southern Cairo and went to his home in the...

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