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‘Moonlight’ named Best Picture at Academy Awards after ‘La La Land’ mix-up

‘Moonlight’ named Best Picture at Academy Awards after ‘La La Land’ mix-up

Before the historic mistake, there were plenty of golden statuettes to go around for Jews in film.

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Never is Now conference

ADL offers reward for information about Philadelphia Jewish cemetery vandals

At Las Vegas confab, Republican Jews gingerly find reasons to celebrate Trump’s presidency

Tom Perez wins DNC chair, names Keith Ellison deputy, after race that included focus on Jewish issues

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United States

Philadelphia cemetery

100 headstones overturned at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery

The discovery comes nearly a week after over 150 headstones were discovered overturned and damaged at the Chesed Shel Emeth Jewish cemetery in St. Louis.

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Israel & Middle East

Australia reaffirms ties to Israel as Netanyahu wraps up historic visit

The island nation backed "Israel’s right to exist as the nation-state of the Jewish people" and supported the two-state solution.

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From the JTA Archives

Georgetown University Says No to PLO ‘Birthday Party’

Catholics, Jews Agree to Remove Carmelite Convent off Auschwitz

German Jews Urged to Describe Themselves As ‘Germans’ on U.S. Records

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McGill University

‘Punch a Zionist’ tweeter quits McGill student government

His resignation comes one day after fellow students declined to impeach him.

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From 70 Faces Media

Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Bagels Have Gone Too Far

Nazi Doctor Mengele’s Bones Are Now Used By Forensics Students

Why I Forced My Kids to Watch ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

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Life & Culture

Simon Brodkin

Jewish prankster fools ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ judges with ‘crappy’ rapping rabbi act

Here's how Simon Brodkin tried to prove the program peddles stereotypes rather than real talent.

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