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Democrats said to be debating ouster of Wasserman Schultz as party chair

Democrats said to be debating ouster of Wasserman Schultz as party chair

On the record, a raft of Democratic senators spoke out on the Florida congresswoman's behalf.

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Dutch Chief Rabbi Binyomin Jacobs left and police representatives at Grand Cafe Rimon in Amsterdan on May 24, 2016. (Cnaan-Liphshiz)

Amsterdam kosher restaurant stabbing not a hate crime, police say

Taylor Swift attending the 64th Annual BMI Pop Awards held at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, May 10, 2016.  (Mark Davis/Getty Images)

Neo-Nazis salute ‘Aryan goddess’ Taylor Swift

Author Scholem Aleichem, right, was one of the most famous Yiddish writers. Yoda might have been Yiddish too. (Screenshot from YouTube/Ullstein Bild via Getty Images)

Why scientists are fighting about the origins of Yiddish – and the Jews

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President Barack Obama seated next to Alan Solow at the White House, March 1, 2011. (Pete Souza/White House)

Pro-Israel heavyweights press hard for 2 states

Security experts in the United States and Israel have prepared a path to two states, and past leaders of top Jewish groups are backing it.

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Israel & Middle East

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair speaking onstage during the 2016 Milken Institute Global Conference at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California, May 3, 2016. (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Tony Blair: Sunni states ready to normalize Israel relations on basis of Arab Peace Initiative

"A lot will depend on the response of the Israeli government," said the former British Prime Minister.

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Brando, Dylan, Other Theater Stars Participate in Seder


Tigers outfielder arrested after shouting anti-Semitic remarks

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State Dept.: Yaalon attack on Kerry ‘offensive’

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Clergy from around the world attending the opening of the Interfaith Conference in Peja, Kosovo, May 2015. (Marc Perry )


We can help Kosovo become fertile ground for religious pluralism

Leaders of the fledgling Balkan state support interfaith efforts to combat extremism, writes a rabbi who will be speaking for the third time at its annual interfaith conference.

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The Israelis Behind Coldplay’s Stunning New Video

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Life & Culture


Children, pictured here, as well as adults, are "students" at the Museum of the Jewish People's International School for Jewish Peoplehood. (Courtesy of Beit Hatfutsot—Museum of the Jewish People)


Telling the Jewish story in a museum’s halls — and its school without walls

The International School for Jewish Peoplehood at Beit Hatfutsot-Museum of the Jewish People develops, curates and ships educational programs to classrooms around the globe.

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