Interns make mark on social justice

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By Ben Tinsley bent@texasjewishpost.com Follow @bentinsley For college students (and Dallas natives) Rachel Frish and Megan Sims, June and July 2015 marked The Summer of Jewish Social Justice — and…

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Taking joy of reading from Texas to Balkans

By Ben Tinsley bent@texasjewishpost.com Follow @bentinsley Dallas resident Vanessa Lustig traveled to Greece and Bulgaria on a JDC Entwine-sponsored trip in June to learn about global needs and disadvantaged Jewish…

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Beth-El searches for next rabbi

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By Ben Tinsley bent@texasjewishpost.com Follow @bentinsley FORT WORTH — Beth-El Congregation’s Ralph Mecklenburger is known far and wide as a rabbi of the highest caliber. The members of Mecklenburger’s congregation…

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War on Israel's doorstep

For the last four years, an ever expanding war has been raging in the Sinai Peninsula between Islamic Jihadist rebels and the Egyptian government. What started as clashes between various…

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DFW responds to Iran nuclear deal

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TJP reporter Ben Tinsley spent a few hours last week asking  North Texas residents what they thought of the U.S.-led negotiations with Iran. Here are selected responses: Question: What do…

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