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Why Our Synagogue Became A ‘Sanctuary Synagogue’

Our synagogue’s name, Shir Tikvah, means “Song of Hope.” How could we be a song of hope and turn away people from our doors?

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Israeli Soldier Gets 18 Months For Killing Helpless Palestinian Suspect

A young Israeli soldier convicted of killing a Palestinian assailant lying wounded on the ground was sentenced to 18 months imprisonment on Tuesday, far less th...

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Did Ben’s Kosher Deli Fire Workers Over #DayWithoutImmigrants Protest?

Ben’s Kosher Deli is coming under attack for allegedly firing workers who stayed away from work last week to observe the nationwide #DayWithoutImmigrants protes...

Culture

Why We Must Beware Trump’s Willing Executioners

Donald Trump may not be analogous to Hitler, but Jews know all too well what we need to fear from the current administration.

Breaking News

Ivanka Trump Tweets Concern And White House Calls JCC Bomb Threats ‘Unacceptable’

The White House responded to a reporter’s query about the latest string of bomb threats called in to Jewish community centers by saying “these actions are unacc...

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170 Jewish Gravestones Vandalized In St. Louis

Hundreds of Jewish gravestones were knocked over in the Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri, today.

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Can Palestinians Blame Trump For Stepped-Up Home Demolitions?

President Trump’s election is having a direct effect on the ground in Jerusalem, as evidenced by an uptick in East Jerusalem home demolitions.

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Holocaust Historian Yaffa Eliach’s Collection Dedicated At Yad Vashem

JERUSALEM The personal collection of Holocaust documentation of survivor and historian Prof. Yaffa Eliach was dedicated at the Yad Vashem memorial and museum in...

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Isaac Herzog Held Unity Talks After Netanyahu’s Secret Summit With Arab Leaders

JERUSALEM Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog said he entered into negotiations to join a unity government a year ago on the basis of a secret regional peace...

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No Answer To 1,500-Year-Old Menorah Mystery At Landmark Rome Exhibit

The Vatican and Rome’s Jewish museum will jointly host an unprecedented exhibition on the menorah, the ancient symbol of Judaism, and try to put to rest legends...

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Krakow JCC Poland To Create Pluralistic Jewish Nursery School

KRAKOW, Poland The  JCC of Krakow has received a $500,000 grant from the New York City-based Eric and Erica Schwartz Family Foundation, the largest single grant...

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