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The Cavs’ title, Cleveland’s first pro sports championship in 52 years, is no harder for a Clevelander to incorporate than is the founding of Israel for most Jews.


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Hollywood reacts to actor Anton Yelchin’s untimely and heartbreaking death.

How David Beckham’s Jewish Grandpa Made Him Feel ‘a Part’ of Tribe

(JTA) — Former British soccer star David Beckham told a JCC audience in London that although he was not raised Jewish, he feels like a member of the tribe. Beckham, 41, was asked last week at a public interview at the JW3 center, “Do you see yourself as Jewish in any way?” He replied: “My grandfather was Jewish, that was…

Why Roberto Burle Marx’s Art Is Still Too Big For Museums

The subject of the Jewish Museum’s new exhibit, Roberto Burle Marx was a Brazilian landscape architect whose work is nearly impossible to show. Talya Zax checks out the artist’s verdant, nearly ecstatic work.

The Black Lesbian Vegan Who Wants To Change Everything You Ever Thought About Rabbis

Sandra Lawson didn’t expect to perform a public benediction at her local pub in this city’s Roxborough neighborhood.

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