The silent story

by Annette van de Kamp-Wright Jewish Press Editor For this week’s editorial, I read about 20 different articles about House Speaker Boehner’s invite to Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu. I really was planning to write about the political fallout it caused, honestly. Then...

(Don't) Blame the Media

by Annette van de Kamp-Wright Editor of The Jewish Press   I’m sure many have of you have been following the news out of Ferguson, Missouri during recent months. Most of what happened there is the fault of the media. At least, that’s what I read online. And since...

Raise Nebraska’s Minimum Wage

by Rabbi Josh Brown of Temple Israel and Rev. Scott Jones of First Central Congregational Church (Note: Names in this piece have been changed for the purposes of privacy to the individuals mentioned) Jane works full-time at her minimum wage job while raising her...