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Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof asks to fire Jewish, Indian attorneys

Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof asks to fire Jewish, Indian attorneys

Roof told a federal appeals court that he cannot trust them.

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US campuses are becoming more Israel friendly

How Houston’s synagogues are handling the High Holidays after Harvey

Israel gears up to host prestigious Italian cycling race

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We have seen the future, and it looks Orthodox

The Orthodox are younger, have larger families and harbor more conservative views than the declining majority, writes the American Jewish Committee's director of publications.

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Life & Culture

That time Rachel McAdams tried to go undercover as an Orthodox Jew

The actress, who portrays an Orthodox woman in "Disobedience," visited a kosher grocery store and attended a Shabbat dinner in Los Angeles, but local Jews quickly caught on.

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Israel & Middle East

Worried about Jewish pluralism in Israel? So are Israelis.

Unlike the Israeli government, the Jewish public is more supportive than ever of religious pluralism, according to an annual survey.

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Poland’s right-wing party leader calls Israel a ‘modern-day miracle’

Jaroslaw Kaczynski, the man believed to be Poland's most powerful politician, spoke at an event honoring presumed rescuers of Jews during the Holocaust.

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