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‘Whose religious freedom?’: Scenes from a Jewish rally for abortion rights
The “Jewish Rally for Abortion Justice” drew roughly 1,500 Jews to the National Mall Tuesday, where rabbis and activists proclaimed that the anti-abortion movement does not have a monopoly on faith. Organized by the National Council of Jewish Women, the crowd drew from Jewish communities as far away as Chicago. “Whose religious freedom are you…
‘Plunder,’ Menachem Kaiser’s memoir about reclaiming his family’s Polish home, wins Sami Rohr prize
Mayor Adams to meet with 55 women rabbis who are concerned he’s only hearing from Orthodox Jews
Amar’e Stoudemire clarifies why he’s leaving his Brooklyn Nets job: Shabbat observance issues
If you could save your family or the rest of the world, which would you choose?
‘The war has seriously crippled us’: In Ukraine, Jewish business owners persist
The Buffalo shooter blamed his problems on the Jews. Tucker Carlson’s response will only make things worse
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Where have all the hanging ducks gone?
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99 years ago, she was born on the Lower East Side (and she still remembers everything)
I’m not positive why I asked my Aunt Paula what she thought about Don Rickles and Nikita Khrushchev. I guess because Rickles and Khrushchev looked alike. To backtrack (easy to do when an article is three sentences in), I’d asked my auntie, who just turned 99, permission to publish a story of her (mostly) 20th-century…
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10 Jews who died of COVID-19
The U.S. death toll from the COVID-19 is fast approaching or has already passed 1 million. Jews — at about 2% of the population — are the religious group with the lowest rate of vaccine hesitancy. Yet the community has been hit hard. Health agencies don’t keep track of deaths by religion, but the number…
‘Cattle grazed among the bones of our sacred martyrs’: Covering Babyn Yar through the decades