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February 4, 2014 3:25pm
Times of Israel says it’s offering an “open platform” with its new Arabic site.
January 31, 2014 11:27am
Seeking to prevent Orthodox women from becoming agunot, three St. Louis synagogues collectively hosted a mass post-nuptial agreement signing.
January 30, 2014 4:46pm
The famed folksinger gave an impromptu performance at an army base in the Negev during his 1964 visit to the Jewish state.
January 29, 2014 4:50pm
It’s fitting that Capoeira, the Brazilian martial art Miki and Yehuda Hayat perform, is pronounced “cap-wearer” since the two brothers keep their kipot on their heads even while performing gravity-defying moves.
January 28, 2014 6:35pm
Rabbi Rick Jacobs, the head of the Union for Reform Judaism, says ‘endogamy as an abstract concept’ isn’t the way to address Jewish continuity.
January 28, 2014 3:00pm
With the Pew survey renewing communal concern about assimilation, advocates of in-marriage have become louder.
January 23, 2014 3:44pm
The Hoboken mayor who alleged that the N.J. governor’s administration tried to strong-arm her into approving a real-estate project is a convert to Judaism.
January 16, 2014 12:53pm
Russel Neiss, a Jewish educator and ed-tech gadfly, created a satirical Twitter account that automatically generates “revolutionary Jewish ed ideas” every hour.
January 15, 2014 4:30pm
In the universe of Jewish education technology initiatives, a new Israel-based nonprofit is the most ambitious to date. But can it deliver?
January 10, 2014 12:47pm
Stosh Cotler has trained women in self-defense, danced at a sex club and demonstrated against Israel’s treatment of Palestinians.