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Rabbi David Baron is the Senior Rabbi at the Beverly Hills Temple of the Arts.

ARTICLES BY: David Baron

November 29, 2022 11:38 am

A Comedy Mogul Taught Us That People Need People

I recently conducted the funeral of Budd Friedman, who founded a network of improv comedy clubs, where countless comedians’ careers were launched. He was a...

August 15, 2021 6:46 am

Ideas for Combating Antisemitism in 2021

Much has been written about the recent rise in antisemitic activities, and much of the blame has been incorrectly attributed to white supremacy. While right-wing...

June 29, 2020 5:00 am

Re-exposing Mel Gibson’s Antisemitic Hate

Recently, Winona Ryder recalled Mel Gibson's racist comment asking her if she was an "oven dodger," referring to the Nazis gassing and cremating millions of...

June 3, 2020 6:52 am

From Coronavirus to Curfew

A friend who recently moved to Los Angeles from London last year told me, “I came here during raging fires, then coronavirus, and now riots...

August 23, 2017 2:47 pm

What Elie Wiesel Would Have Told Trump

The late Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel stood up to Ronald Reagan when the 40th president visited the graves of Nazi war criminals in Bitburg, Germany in...


You Tube Pulls Antisemitic Polish Channel Following Protests

Social media giant YouTube has pulled the shutters on a far right Polish channel that regularly posted content attacking Jews, Ukrainian refugees and the LGBTQ+ community. The "Media Narodowe" ("National Media")...


Iran Unveils Underground Air Force Base

i24 News - The Eagle 44 air base has facilities such as command posts, fighter maintenance hangars, aircraft maintenance centers, navigation and airport equipment Iran unveiled its underground air force base...

Middle East

Turkish Leader Declares State of Emergency as Turkey-Syria Quake Death Toll...

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday declared a state of emergency in 10 provinces devastated by two earthquakes that killed more than 5,100 people and left a...


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