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Rabbi Allen Maller

Rabbi Allen Maller
Rabbi Allen S. Maller was the rabbi at Temple Akiba in Culver City, CA for 39 years before retiring in 2006. Rabbi Maller is a graduate of UCLA and the Hebrew Union College. He has taught at Gratz College in Philadelphia, the Hebrew Union College and the University of Judaism in Los Angeles, and at the UCLA Extension. His website is:

Which Abrahamic Religion Is The Easiest?

Once, after a class about Judaism that I was teaching at a Catholic University in Los Angeles; a young man asked me which of the three...

American Hate Crimes Stimulate Anti-Hate Reactions

The FBI reported that hate crimes against Muslims rose in 2015 to their highest levels since the aftermath of the 9/11/01 terrorist attacks. In...

Halal/Kosher Food Under Attack Again

A Belgian cabinet minister called for a total ban on Islamic and Jewish religious slaughter several  months ago. Ben Weyts, animal welfare minister in...