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Marlee Matlin on her favorite acting role and why Trump’s comments may help the disabilities community

Marlee Matlin on her favorite acting role and why Trump’s comments may help the disabilities community

It has been 30 years since the trailblazer became the first deaf actress or actor to win an Academy Award.

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JCC near San Diego evacuated after emailed bomb threat

Analysis

Steve Bannon

Analysis

Trump, the Jews and the political weaponization of anti-Semitism

highway

Waze puts early morning drivers to Jerusalem in a (traffic) jam

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United States

Donald Trump

Jewish groups seek action from Trump to match his words on anti-Semitism

The president deeming bomb threats on JCCs "horrible" isn't stopping questions about how he will fight the scourge.

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Israel & Middle East

Jonathan Safran Foer

Jonathan Safran Foer: My Israeli friends want to raise kids elsewhere

The celebrated Jewish-American author said academic boycotts against the Jewish state were the result of Benjamin Netanyahu's policy of excluding the country from the Western world.

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German Jews Urged to Describe Themselves As ‘Germans’ on U.S. Records

Buchanan’s Strong Showing at Polls Causes Concern in Jewish Community

First Hebrew Book in Latin Characters Appears

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World

Sofia

Neo-Nazi rally held in Bulgarian capital despite municipal ban

The march in Sofia celebrating the Bulgarian alliance with Nazi Germany has been held annually since 2003.

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How Hungary’s Leading Anti-Semitic Politician Discovered His Jewish Roots

I’m a Rabbi & This Is Why I Wore a Hijab in a Mosque

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Life & Culture

J.K. Rowling

Author JK Rowling helps boost Muslim campaign to repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

The campaign by two Muslim activists has raised $66,000 in less than one day, far exceeding its $20,000 goal.

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