With Celebs and Money, Limmud FSU Bends the Rules To Win

In an effort to make Judaism attractive to young Russian-speaking Jews, Limmud FSU, which hosts popular and well-funded conferences, decided to bend its own rules.

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Papers Reveal Secret Struggle To Display Washington’s Letter

The Forward chronicles the Touro Synagogue’s effort to get back George Washington’s 1790 letter guaranteeing religious freedom.

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Jewish Seat Threatened By Growing Latino Bloc

The proposed creation of a Latino congressional seat in the San Fernando Valley could displace Howard Berman, one of the House’s most influential members.

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A Gay-Friendly Israel Is Complicated for Jewish LGBT Congregations

America’s LGBT synagogues often have a much more complicated relationship with the Jewish state than do their mainstream counterparts.

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Speed Dating Among the Senior Set

In one Florida community, speed dating is all the rage with the over-60 set. The only problem is finding enough men to sign up for the matchmaking exercise.

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