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Pro-Israel heavyweights press hard for 2 states

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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Avigdor Liberman speaking during a Knesset meeting about Operation Protective Edge, Aug. 4, 2014. (Flash 90)

Warmonger or humanitarian? Getting to know Avigdor Liberman, Bibi’s enigmatic pick for defense minister


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

Donald Trump delivering a speech about his vision for foreign policy at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2016. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Republican Jewish Coalition decries ‘anti-Semitic invective’ in presidential race

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United States

Philosopher Cornel West, right, embracing Democratic presidential candidate  Bernie Sanders in Des Moines, Iowa, Nov. 14, 2015. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Bernie Sanders picks three Israel critics to help draft Democratic platform

The drafting committee, which also includes friends of Israel, was named following reports that Sanders wants the platform to elevate the issue of Palestinian rights.

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Israel & Middle East

On a tour of the Temple Mount, Yehuda Glick shows religious Jews a diagram of the Jewish temple, which once stood where the golden Dome of the Rock stands today in Jerusalem, Sept. 17, 2013. (Christa Case Bryant/The Christian Science Monitor/Getty Images)

New stage for Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick: The Knesset

Glick’s arrival reflects the growing reception of his push for Jews’ right to visit and worship on the Temple Mount.

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Tigers outfielder arrested after shouting anti-Semitic remarks

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State Dept.: Yaalon attack on Kerry ‘offensive’

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Director Yvan Attal, right, with Charlotte Gainsbourg and Dany Boon during the filming of "The Jews" in Paris. (Courtesy of Wild Bunch Productions)

French Jews react to first screening of buzzy, irreverent comedy on anti-Semitism

The Jewish crowd at the advance screening applauded the director's 'courage.' But will the intended non-Jewish audience see the film?

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Life & Culture



At Museum of the Jewish People, an iconic exhibit of miniature synagogues breaks new ground

As Beit Hatfutsot unveils a massive $100 million overhaul this month, its most beloved exhibit is getting a high-tech makeover, too.

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