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  • Armenians push forward with ADL fight

    Nearly two months after the Anti-Defamation League reversed itself by acknowledging the World War I-era massacres of Armenians as “tantamount to genocide,” activists in the Boston area are pushing ahead with their campaign against the organization.

  • Biotech booming in Israel

    Academic research, government support and entrepreneurial zeal have fueled a boom in Israeli biotechnology, but it’s mostly foreign investors cashing in for now.

  • Mediation effort over Boston mosque

    As the Workmen’s Circle tries to mediate a battle over a Boston mosque, some claim the Islamic group at the heart of the case is trying to stifle legitimate debate by suing a pro-Israel organization.

  • Americans to undergo ‘Treatment

    A smash Israeli TV series is being adapted for HBO by some big names in Hollywood who are betting the American version will captivate audiences, too.

  • Bernstein’s roots celebrated

    Sixteen years after his death, Leonard Bernstein can still draw an audience. A recent festival highlighting Bernstein’s Boston roots shed new light on the influence of the family synagogue.

  • Humanist Jews look to grow

    At a time when Jewish organizations are continuing their to attract younger Jews, leaders of humanistic Judaism say the tenets of their approach to Judaism most resembles the secular character of a majority of Jews today.

  • Making day schools No. 1

    Jewish professionals, educators and funders gathered last week in Boston with one goal — making day schools the No. 1 educational choice for Jewish kids.

  • Report asks: Where are the bus drivers?

    The image of a bus driver guiding Jewish families through the complex maze of choices for Jewish learning and social experiences is being floated as part of a new report by the Avi Chai Foundation.

  • Boston mosque project chills dialogue

    What began more than three years ago as a momentous groundbreaking on a $22 million mosque and Islamic cultural center has turned into a bitter public controversy that has chilled relations between leaders of Boston’s Jewish and Muslim communities.

  • Hate at a New England school

    Allegations of anti-Semitic bullying of a non-Jewish child at a Massachusetts school raise questions about what constitutes prejudice, anti-Semitism and hate crimes — and how to confront these issues in a small community.