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Six Jewish moments from the DNC’s final night

Six Jewish moments from the DNC’s final night

Various speeches and speakers represented the range of Jewish experience and ideologies gathered under the Democratic umbrella.

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Hillary Clinton speaking on the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, July 28, 2016. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton, accepting nomination, lays out progressive agenda, assertive foreign policy

Pope Francis visiting Auschwitz. (Screenshot from YouTube)

Pope Francis pays silent but ‘important’ visit to Auschwitz

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United States

Bill Clinton sporting a Hebrew Hillary Clinton button on Wednesday July 27 2016 at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. (MSNBC)

Why Bill Clinton’s Hebrew Hillary button resonated

Why a little Hebrew doesn't hurt when courting American Jews.

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Israel & Middle East

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attending the launch of a new innovation center at the Peres Center for Peace, in Jaffa, near Tel Aviv, July 21, 2016. (Yair Sagi/Flash90)

Why do Israeli politicians always seem to be under investigation?

In the absence of national unity, everyone agrees that the political class must be corrupt.

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Sexy photos from Israel spark debate


Ben-Gurion Says He Now Favors Jewish Settlement on the West Bank


Democratic Convention Condemns Klan Without Naming It

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Pope Francis, left, greeting the chief rabbi of Rome, Riccardo Di Segni, during a papal visit to the city’s synagogue, Jan. 17, 2016. (Franco Origlia/Getty Images)


Pope Francis must insist Auschwitz church be moved

People of moral conscience must raise a voice for the sake of Holocaust memory and declare that a church has no place at Birkenau, writes Rabbi Avi Weiss.

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From 70 Faces Media


Turns Out We’ve Been Eating Couscous All Wrong


Meet the Russian Jazz Starlet Who Now Sings in a Brooklyn Basement


Yes, I’m a Democrat Married to a Republican

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Life & Culture

Amar'e Stoudemire playing for the New York Knicks during a game against the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, Nov. 24, 2014. (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Shalom, Amar’e Stoudemire: Goodbye to the NBA’s Jewish star

The 6-10 All-Star had excited the passions of Jewish sports fans when he said he had become "spiritually and culturally Jewish."

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