About Joey Kurtzman

Joey Kurtzman is former president of Jewcy Partners, LLC, and co-founding editor of Jewcy.com


How to Avert Future Jewish Catastrophes in One Easy Step!

By August 10, 2008

We Jews just love to beat ourselves up. We can't even get depressed without feeling guilty about it. This weekend is Tisha b'Av, the one time of year when Jews get to have a good old-fashioned bitching session. We weep … Read More

UPDATE: Jews and Armenians discuss genocide denial at UCLA, say stirring things

By March 9, 2008

So here's the promised update on the panel discussion on genocide denial that took place Thursday night at UCLA. Commenter Micromike wonders whether anything was accomplished. I frankly don't know. The discussion was interesting. Professor David Myers drew incisive connections … Read More

American Jewish Committee: First Half of 20th Century Was So Long Ago, Who Knows Whether Genocides Took Place?

By February 22, 2008

I've been sent a recording and transcript of a public exchange that took place yesterday between Barry Jacobs of the American Jewish Committee and Aram Hamparian of the Armenian National Committee. It happened at a Washington, DC lecture on Israeli-Turkish … Read More

Is Tom Cruise Dangerous?

By February 11, 2008

Scientology has been in the news nonstop since the Tom Cruise promotional video was scandalously "leaked" two weeks ago. The Cruise news was followed by fellow Scientologist Kirstie Alley’s moment in the spotlight: her legal team threatened to have a … Read More

The Jewcy Redesign SUCKS!!!

By February 4, 2008

Leave a comment telling us about bugs, problems, or what you think should be different, better, or just less miserably sucky about the Jewcy site design. If it's a bug you're reporting, please tell us what operating system and browser … Read More

Tom Cruise Scientology Video

By January 16, 2008

Tom Cruise, Scientology's very own Torquemada

In a Democracy, Media Must Do As Bernie Sanders Says

By December 2, 2007

Congressman Bernie Sanders of Vermont wants to know why the media sucks at teaching us about "the greatest problems facing our country." Clip at bottom (Hat tip Kvetcher). Bernie says “the function of the media is to educate you to … Read More

Protest of ADL’s “Humanitarian Awards Dinner” Tonight

By December 1, 2007

UPDATE: Read how the protest went, here. ****  Think it's just no good for a Jewish civil rights organization to support a campaign of genocide denial? Then come out with Jewcy tonight in Los Angeles as we join with the … Read More