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Ahead of New York Fashion Week, the Jewish prayer shawl goes chic

Ahead of New York Fashion Week, the Jewish prayer shawl goes chic

Vogue photographed a New York Fashion Week: Men's attendee sporting a real tallit outside a Tommy Hilfiger event.

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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

Kibbutz Sha'ar Ha'amakim as it was in 1963, when Bernie Sanders volunteered there for several months. (Ben Sales)

50 years on, Bernie Sanders still champions values of his Israeli kibbutz

Women of the Wall praying at the Western Wall in Jerusalem, Jan. 2, 2014.(Miriam Alster/Flash90)

Op-Ed: Why the Western Wall deal is a victory for now, but not forever

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United States

The Kitchen in San Francisco holding a Hanukkah celebration, Dec. 9, 2015. (Q Lam)

Thriving indie Jewish communities join forces to create rabbinic fellowship

The communities of the Jewish Emergent Network have been widely hailed for their innovative spirit and proven success in attracting the young and unaffiliated.

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Paramedics arriving at the scene of a stabbing in Ramle, Israel, Feb. 8, 2016. (Hatzolah)

Israeli Jewish boy, 11, stabbed and wounded allegedly by Arab teen

The assailant reportedly asked the boy for a lighter, and then stabbed him in the back repeatedly with scissors.

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Coen brothers have bone to pick with Israel boycotters


Police investigate hazing at Boston Jewish frat


Rio Carnival presentation causes stir

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Students attending a Hillel Rio event. (Facebook)

Brazil Hillel feigns closure in bizarre marketing stunt

The Jewish campus group's Rio branch announced it would not close down just three hours after lamenting that it would – provoking outrage.

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From 70 Faces Media

Beautiful flowers on table in wedding day. Luxury holiday background.

4 Things I Wish I Knew Before My Bat Mitzvah


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


The Soviet Jewish Writer Whose Masterpiece Was Banned for 200 Years

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Life & Culture

Jerry Seinfeld speaking onstage at the 2015 Hulu Upfront Presentation at Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City, April 29, 2015. (Craig Barritt/Getty Images)

From Groucho Marx to Seinfeld, Jewish jokes dominate top 100 list

Just 2 percent of the U.S. population, Jews had a hand in no fewer than 50 of New York magazine's "The 100 Jokes That Shaped Modern Comedy."

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