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Bernie Sanders wins NH, makes Jewish history

Did Bernie Sanders just steal Joe Lieberman’s Jewish crown?

Did Bernie Sanders just steal Joe Lieberman’s Jewish crown?

Joe Lieberman may have gotten all the Jewish hoopla, but most Jews in America look a lot more like the Jew who just won the New Hampshire primary: secular and liberal.

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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernard Sanders, I-Vt., speaking at a Get Out the Vote rally in Manchester, New Hampshire, Feb. 8, 2016. (Meredith Dake-O'Connor/CQ Roll Call)

Bernie Sanders wins New Hampshire primary, makes Jewish history

Jewish worshippers draped in prayer shawls performing the annual Priestly Blessing during Sukkot at the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel, Sept. 30, 2015. (Gil Cohen/AFP/Getty Images)

Archaeologists say Western Wall plan endangers site

Visitors praying at the grave site of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson at the Old Montefiore Cemetery in the Queens borough of New York, June 30, 2014. Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Founder of Orthodox muckraker blog Failed Messiah sells – but did he sell out?

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United States

Perelman Jewish Day School in suburban Philadelphia. (Wikimedia Commons)

Jewish day schools in 2 US cities receive threatening phone calls

Schools in suburban Philadelphia and Cleveland were threatened a day after Jewish schools in Britain received bomb threats.

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Israel

Lubavitcher Hasids in Kfar Habad study Talmud in 770, a brick-for-brick replica of Chabad headquarters in Brooklyn. (Ben Sales)

In all-Chabad Israeli village, Brooklyn meets country living

The Hasidic movement's “capital city” near Tel Aviv is home to 6,000 Chabadniks — and a replica of the 770 brownstone.

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From the JTA Archives

The Women's Handkerchief-Hem Open-Front Cardigans, now on sale at Old Navy. (Screenshot)

You can now buy a ‘Jewish prayer shawl’ at Old Navy

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Coen brothers have bone to pick with Israel boycotters

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Police investigate hazing at Boston Jewish frat

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World

Vincent Elbaz, left, and Ludovik Day taking a break from the filming of "Je Compte sur Vous" in Tel Aviv, May 2015. (Courtesy of Pascal Elbe)

Film on French fugitive living free in Israel stirs unease

Some French Jewish criminals are using aliyah to escape the law because Israel and France have no extradition treaty.

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From 70 Faces Media

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The Small Town Jew Who Pioneered Sex-Change Surgery

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4 Things I Wish I Knew Before My Bat Mitzvah

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Ben & Jerry’s Goes Non-Dairy… Finally!

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Life & Culture

Mayim Bialik at the 67th Emmy Awards in Beverly Hills, California on September 19, 2015. (Lily Lawrence/Getty Images)

Mayim Bialik puts Jewish modesty aside, flashes Piers Morgan

The gesture was in defense of Susan Sarandon, whom Morgan had criticized for wearing a low-cut dress at an award ceremony.

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