The university’s police department said that thunderstorms, heavy rain and high winds caused the sukkah to blow apart.
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“This was meant to be a place where everyone was welcome, and someone just ripped it down,” the Hillel advisor said.
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The high-end travel industry has been burgeoning with kosher options, particularly marketed to Orthodox Jewish consumers, in the past few years.
T’ruah, the rabbinic human rights group, will erect a booth in front of Trump Tower to protest the administration’s immigration policies.
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