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ADL, religious leaders call on Rex Tillerson to appoint envoy to combat anti-Semitism

ADL, religious leaders call on Rex Tillerson to appoint envoy to combat anti-Semitism

Catholics, Muslims, Protestants, Hindus, Sikhs and Jews asked the secretary of state to fill a desk left empty under President Trump.

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Western Wall suit to come before Israel’s Supreme Court in July

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LGBT Jews say it’s increasingly difficult to be pro-Israel and queer

A series of LGBT events have featured clashes over Israel.

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Israel & Middle East

Netanyahu defends suspending the Western Wall agreement. Here’s how.

The prime minister believes that construction on a non-Orthodox prayer space at the wall can now proceed.

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World

Valentin Pimstein, pioneer of Mexican telenovelas, dies at 91

The Chile native was the son of Russian-Jewish parents whose love for romantic and melodramatic stories came from his mother.

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Life & Culture

These photos capture Israel’s beauty and diversity

The images are part of an exhibition in Jerusalem that aims to capture what Israel looks like beyond the conflict.

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