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September 21, 2015 5:00pm
Germany’s welcome of Syrian refugees is being seen as a corrective for its Nazi past. But, ironically, Jews may pay the price.
September 11, 2015 12:02pm
“The demand for forgiveness by the perpetrator to the victim is often a second form of abuse,” said Rabbi Mark Dratch of the Rabbinical Council of America.
September 10, 2015 9:45am
Joel’s tenure has coincided with a severe decline in the university’s financial health, but he told JTA that he anticipates neutralizing those losses by the time he steps down in 2018.
September 3, 2015 4:51pm
Some Jews and evangelical Christians are saying Jimmy Carter’s cancer is punishment by God for his “sins against Israel.”
September 2, 2015 4:35pm
From the highest highs to the lowest lows, a month-by-month look at last year.
August 28, 2015 10:38am
Whether they’re fleeing standardized testing or seeking more intimate environments, this year some families are swapping public education for Jewish schools.
August 26, 2015 8:00am
Modern Orthodox are the richest Jews, Haredi Jews rarely get higher education and lots of Jews have doubts about God.
August 25, 2015 5:22pm
To uphold the Iran deal, supporters need just four more yes votes among 15 Senate Democrats who have yet to take a position.
August 24, 2015 5:45pm
A rabbinic advocacy group is calling on New York’s attorney general to investigate the tax-exempt status of Honenu, an Israeli organization that provides payouts to convicted Jewish terrorists.
August 20, 2015 11:54am
For several summers now, haredi Orthodox Jews have been flocking in droves to a vacation destination in the Berkshires — and it’s not Tanglewood.
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