Friday, October 24, 2014 Tishri 30, 5775

Bryan Schwartzman

Freelancer, Former Staff Writer
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Retired U.S. Rep. Barney Frank told an audience of more than 200 local Jews on May 5 that the United States needs to trim its military budget and raise taxes on the wealthiest Americans.
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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett came to Philadelphia to try to sell his budget — and himself — to the Jewish community.
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Nearly 700 athletes from the East Coast will converge on the Main Line Sunday for the JCC Junior Mid-Atlantic Maccabi Games.
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The April 15 Boston Mara­thon bombings have renewed long-running debates about wheth­er terrorism represents an outgrowth of mainstream Islam or a perversion of the faith.
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Led by Rabbi Abraham Shemtov, Philadelphia's Chabad movement has grown by leaps and bounds over the past few decades. How have they done it?
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Profile

Bryan Schwartzman has been reporting on the Jewish community of Philadelphia since 2003. After 10 years as a staff writer, he now occasionally freelances for the Exponent. He writes about trends in politics, religion and spirituality, philanthropy and sometimes dabbles in sports and the arts. 
 
He has received numerous awards from the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Journalists, the Jewish American Press Association and other organizations.
 
A native New Yorker, he earned a master’s degree in modern Jewish history and literature from the Jewish Theological Seminary. He is also a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

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