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From the Archive: Niv Asraf wasn't the first Jew to fake a kidnapping

While real abductions are far more common, there have been some interesting fraudulent ones in Israel and the Diaspora.

From the Archive: Rabbi Shlomo Riskin's presidential criticism and retracted statements

Riskin’s Obama-Haman comparison was neither the rabbi’s first harsh critique of a U.S. president nor his first time walking back a provocative comment.

From the Archive: When Jewish candy stores battled Upper East Side Nazis

In the early 20th century Jews dominated New York’s candy-store sector. But some faced bitter reactions when they took a stand against Nazi Germany.

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