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Florida congressman’s kids are using hamantaschen to help end gun violence

Florida congressman’s kids are using hamantaschen to help end gun violence

The college-aged children of Rep. Ted Deutch are organizing the Bake Action Against Gun Violence initiative.

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US agrees to Libyan request that activists say prevents Jewish artifacts from leaving the country

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Conservatives cheer Mike Pence when he mentions Trump’s Jerusalem move

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United States

Survivors, grieving parents of slain Florida students confront lawmakers and NRA rep at town hall meeting

One student called on Sen. Marco Rubio to turn down campaign contributions from the National Rifle Association; the Republican lawmaker demurred.

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Life & Culture

Why ‘Black Panther’ might also be a milestone in black-Jewish relations

The Afrocentric superhero character debuted in a comic created by two white Jews.

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Israel & Middle East

New bribery scandal centers on fraud case against Sara Netanyahu

A former spokesman for Benjamin Netanyahu is accused of offering to make a judge attorney general if she agreed to close a case against the prime minister's wife.

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Poland’s prime minister said some Jews collaborated with Nazis. Scholars say he distorted history.

While some Jews aided the Nazis, historians point out, they did so under the threat of death and often the fear of mass reprisals.

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