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  • Rabbi dies of AIDS

    Rabbi Cynthia Culpeper, believed to be the first pulpit rabbi to announce she was diagnosed with AIDS, died after a 10-year battle with the disease.

  • Reactions to civil rights verdict

    The conviction of former Edgar Ray Killen in the murder of three civil rights activists highlights the role played by Jews in the movement.

  • Behind the Ten Commandments case

    A lawyer opposed to a controversial Ten Commandments monument in front of the Alabama Supreme Court has been vindicated by a federal court. The court deemed the monument unconstitutional and asked the chief justice of the state´s Supreme Court to re

  • Are black-Jewish ties fraying?

    In a development that could further strain black-Jewish relations, U.S. Rep. Earl Hilliard is claiming that out-of-state Jewish money bought his defeat by Artur Davis in Alabama’s Seventh District.