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

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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Activists promote socially conscious investments that turn a profit all in line with Jewish values.

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Life & Culture

Former NBA star Amar’e Stoudemire just launched a line of kosher wines

The retired basketball All-Star, who played for a championship Jerusalem team, said that producing the wines in Israel holds special significance for him.

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Israel & Middle East

New bribery scandal centers on fraud case against Sara Netanyahu

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World

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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