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Here’s how we can preserve the dignity of aging Holocaust survivors


Here’s how we can preserve the dignity of aging Holocaust survivors

A pioneering trauma care program can ease the anxiety of elderly survivors, write the co-chairs of the National Holocaust Survivor Initiative.

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Otto Warmbier’s Hillel rabbi recalls ‘one of the most intellectually curious people I’ve ever met’

British Jewry feels left behind amid the election turmoil

State Dept.’s anti-Semitism monitoring office to be unstaffed as of July 1

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United States

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Reform movement decries Senate Republicans’ health care bill

Bend the Arc also sharply criticized a measure that would repeal and replace major parts of the Affordable Care Act and make severe cuts to Medicaid.

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Israel & Middle East

Airline cannot ask women to move seats for haredi Orthodox men, Israeli judge rules

An Orthodox survivor wins her landmark sex discrimination suit.

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Otto Warmbier’s family hid his Jewishness to aid negotiations with North Korea

The family chose not to disclose his Judaism so as not to embarrass North Korea, which had said Warmbier stole a propaganda poster on orders from an Ohio Methodist church.

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Life & Culture



‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ invades the streets of Tel Aviv

What are the female slaves of an American Christian theocracy doing in Israel? Attracting a lot of attention, apparently.

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