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Cindy Sher is the Executive Editor of Chicago's JUF News.

ARTICLES BY: Cindy Sher /

January 1, 2016 1:01 pm

Beautiful: From 2015 to 2016 - There’s a moment at the opening of “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical,” currently playing in Chicago, when the character portraying Jewish singer Carole King...

November 15, 2015 10:28 am

A Different Kind of ‘Ugly Holiday Sweater’ - The “CupGate” controversy that brewed this week over the holiday imagery that wasn’t printed on Starbucks cups was, in a word, dumb. But the holiday...

September 13, 2015 5:32 am

The Rosh Hashanah Wake-Up Call - Close your eyes and imagine yourself in the synagogue listening to the blasting of the shofar, something many of us will be doing just...

February 22, 2015 3:36 pm

Oscars 2015: Reflecting on Love at First Sight - I'm in love, and have been for a long time. It's a relationship filled with laughter, tears, intrigue, and surprise. It was love...


Poll: Vast Majority of Americans Unfamiliar With BDS Campaign Against Israe...

The vast majority of Americans have heard nothing or very little of the international campaign to boycott Israel, according to...


University of Melbourne Student Union Reverses Course on BDS After Backlash

Australian Jewish leaders on Thursday welcomed a decision by the University of Melbourne Student Union (UMSU) to scrap a motion endorsing the boycott, divestment, sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel, after...

Middle East

Two Senior US Officials Visited Saudi Arabia for Talks This Week

Two senior US officials visited Saudi Arabia this week for talks that included global energy supplies, Iran and other regional issues, the White House said on Thursday. Meeting senior Saudi officials...

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