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Happy Birthday, America!

By JTA

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in an Independence Day message that he “appreciate(s) deeply all that America has done for Israel.”Read More


Argentine Jewish Village Nominated as Historic Site

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The Simon Wiesenthal Center submitted the Argentinean Jewish settlement of Moises Ville for inscription as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Read More


Jewish Republicans Go to Israel To Campaign

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The Republican Jewish Coalition is sending two of its top officials to Israel to rally for expatriate votes.Read More


Orthodox Activist Sues Over Alleged Abuse

By Simi Lampert

Orthodox gay activist Chaim Levin is reportedly suing a cousin for abusing him over a period of three years, starting when he was just six years old.Read More


Messianic Group Targets Big City Jews

By Simi Lampert

The Messianic group Israel Restoration Ministries, a California-based group devoted to proselytizing to Jews, has embarked on a summer campaign, the Baltimore Jewish Times reports.Read More


Young Judaea Makes Break From Hadassah

By JTA

Young Judaea is en route to full independence from Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America.Read More


Few Jews or Arabs Expect Palestinian State: Poll

By JTA

A large majority of Israelis and Palestinians do not expect a Palestinian state to be established in the next five years.Read More


Billionaire Gives $6M to Polish Jewish Museum

By JTA

Polish billionaire Jan Kulczyk has donated 20 million zlotys, or about $6 million, to the Museum of the History of Polish Jews.Read More


Charities Will Match Gifts to Day Schools

By JTA

A partnership of Jewish philanthropies will match $6 million of new donations to Jewish day schools with an additional $3 million.Read More


Iranians Planned Attack on U.S. Targets in Kenya

By JTA

Kenyan security forces arrested two Iranian nationals who, they say, may have planned to attack U.S. or Israeli targets in the country.Read More





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