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Jewish Harvard students form anti-Zionist organization

The Harvard Jewish Coalition for Peace said it is “committed to following the leadership of Palestinians” in supporting the Israel-boycott moveme

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Yeshiva University student council heads abstain on LGBTQ club approval

The fate of the YU Alliance as an official campus organization will be left to the administration.

Israel News

On a sunny day in Tel Aviv, startup nation’s tech workers unfazed by data debacle

“It’s common knowledge generally in Israel that your data gets leaked all the time. Your data is out there, it’s happening.”

Culture

Behold: The trailer for Wes Anderson’s most Jewish film yet

Based on stories and reporters from The New Yorker, the film appears to be rich with Yiddishkeit.

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UC Berkeley student government votes down resolution condemning pro-Palestinian display

The display includes photos of what the Bears for Palestine group calls “Palestinian leaders” — all of whom were convicted of terror attacks

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Board member resigns from YIVO amid fallout over library layoffs

YIVO’s entire library staff, who oversaw more than 400,000 books, were laid off last month.

Culture

Are you there, Judy Blume? It’s me, Molly.

Sometime around fifth grade I found Blume’s “Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret.” It came to me at the perfect time.

Israel News

U.N. releases blacklist of 112 companies with ties to West Bank settlements

The UN human rights office released Wednesday a long-anticipated report which names companies with ties to Israeli West Bank settlements.

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Brooklyn Orthodox community gives nearly $50,000 to family of slain Jersey City cop

More than 1,400 donors gave to the campaign for Dethttps://www.jta.org/quick-reads/brooklyn-orthodox-com.

Yiddish

WATCH: How to prepare Romanian eggplant spread

Also known as the “poor man’s caviar”, it makes a great spread on challah.

Opinion

Trump just committed the worst assault on democracy of his presidency

Trump interfering in Stone’s sentencing is part of a pattern of a Presidency whose instincts lean closer to Banana Republic than Federalist Papers.

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Jussie Smollett indicted again over false reports of hate crime

A special prosecutor handed down the indictment accusing the former “Empire” star of staging a racist and homophobic attack on himself in Jan