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Cubs vs. Indians: Which team is more Jewish?

Cubs vs. Indians: Which team is more Jewish?

Which team should the Chosen People choose? Two fans make their cases.

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MAY 05:  Author Ari Shavit attends the UCLA Younes & Soraya Nazarian Center For Israel Studies 5th Annual Gala at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on May 5, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

First Person

I’m an Israeli woman — and I’m not surprised by the Ari Shavit allegations

Whoopi Goldberg designed a collection of holiday-themed sweaters for Lord & Taylor. (Twitter)

Why Whoopi Goldberg designed a Hanukkah sweater

Ari Shavit, left, and Danielle Berrin (Shavit photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images; Berrin photo: Facebook)

Ari Shavit scandal shines a focus on organizations’ sexual assault policies

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United States

Nick Kroll, left, and John Mulaney star in "Oh, Hello on Broadway." (Joan Marcus)

Directed By:  Alex Timbers

Comedian Nick Kroll is serious about being funny

The funnyman draws upon his Jewish identity to get big laughs on Broadway and the silver screen — but not so much in a telephone conversation.

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Israel & Middle East

Live action role playing fighters clashing at the Icon Festival in Tel Aviv, Oct. 20, 2016. (Courtesy of Icon Festival)

Israeli geeks turn to sci-fi and fantasy to escape a sometimes harsh reality

Thousands of Israelis turned out for the Icon Festival, indulging their love of sci-fi, fantasy and role playing.

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From the JTA Archives


Got Judaism, Need a Workout? Sport Groups Serve Outdoorsy Jews

Israel's Hapoel Tel Aviv player Etay Schechter (C) celebrates after scoring against Austria's Red Bull Salzburg, during their Champions League Play-off round match in Salzburg on August 18, 2010.AFP PHOTO/SAMUEL KUBANI (Photo credit should read SAMUEL KUBANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Israeli soccer union suspends controversial kippah ban


Israel Will Oppose Admission of Germany into Unesco; Delegate Says Nazism Still Lives

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Roger Waters performing at Yankee Stadium in New York City, July 6, 2012. (Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Rock star Roger Waters said to lose $4 million over anti-Israel activism

American Express took off the table an offer to sponsor the North American tour of the Pink Floyd co-founder after he called for a boycott of the Jewish state at an earlier event.

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From 70 Faces Media


Use Your Etrog With These 5 Recipes


The Jew Who Changed the Bagel Game Forever


Talking Politics with Our Son When My Husband & I Don’t Agree

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Life & Culture

United States Postal Service 2016 Hanukkah stamp (Courtesy of USPS)

Postal Service puts its stamp (literally) on Florida Jewry

The 2016 Hanukkah stamp will be unveiled in Boca Raton, an acknowledgement of "southern Florida's vibrant Jewish population."

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