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Here’s why we report on the Jewish victims of general tragedies

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Here’s why we report on the Jewish victims of general tragedies

Yes, JTA can be parochial. But obligations to a wider world often begin within a narrow circle of caring.

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Opinion

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Mom of Jewish girl killed in Florida shooting begs Trump: ‘Please do something’

Lori Alhadeff yelled at the camera in an emotional CNN interview.

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Life & Culture

DC Comics’ newest writer is poised to make Superman Jewish again

"I'm a little Jewish boy from Cleveland and my connection to Superman is very, very deep, genetically," said Brian Michael Bendis.

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Israel & Middle East

5 times Israeli politicians said ‘there’s nothing to it’ and ended up in jail

Benjamin Netanyahu says the police case against him is "full of holes." Other leaders who have claimed their innocence in similar fashion have served time.

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World

For some Balkan Muslims, a Jewish false messiah inspires interfaith understanding

Centuries after he died as a Muslim convert in Montenegro, Sabbatai Zevi remains part of the region's folklore, secretive customs and superstitions.

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