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  1. New Israeli Mikvah Ruling Deepens Jewish Communal DivideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forward

    ... years, the small Orthodox synagogue in our community of Sacramento allowed immersions for the sake of conversion to Judaism under the supervision of Orthodox, Reform and Conservative Rabbis. And then they didn't. But not because the synagogue didn't ...

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  2. Better Benefits Offered for Police in JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Press

    An Israeli police officer prays at the Western Wall as a group of other officers pose for a picture, before a Memorial Day ceremony held at Judaism's holiest site, in Jerusalem's Old City, May 10, 2016. The Israel Police Department has announced it is offering a special benefits package for recruits who serve in the capital city of Jerusalem.

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  3. Amazon is Opening Brick and Mortar Bookstores; Our Sages Would ApproveRead the original story

    Wednesday | Forward

    ... we must be seduced with easy pleasures in order to be led into the difficult pleasures of the literary life. Even in Judaism, a civilization which prizes learning and literacy perhaps more so than any other culture, our sages have realized that it ...

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  4. 'Wonder Woman' Star Gal Gadot Attacked as 'Zionist'Read the original story

    Wednesday | Forward

    ... of dozens of such tweets. A stan is an avid fan in Twitterspeak. "please dont go around conflating zionism w/ judaism. i cant stand gal gadot bc she's a zionist & im an israeli jew," read another tweet. "This woman isn't responsible for what Israel ...

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  5. Black Jewish Trump Supporter Calls DNC Hack A FakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forward

    ... Baptist Church in Durham, North Carolina, but it was the discussions on religion at the dinner table that led her to Judaism, according to a 2012 profile of Fisher in the Charlotte Observer. She waited to convert until her father died in 1970 out of ...

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  6. Screenshot of Bend the Arc Jewish Action homepageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... and protected in every generation." Signers of the letter included HIAS, the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, Jewish Social Justice Roundtable, American Jewish World Service, Central Conference of American Rabbis, Jewish Alliance for Law & ...

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  7. French citizens comprise largest number of foreign IDF volunteers in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jerusalem Post

    ... well. Philipe Rodriquez, immigrated to Israel a year ago from Sydney, Australia after his entire family converted to Judaism, but has also faced difficulties in enlisting due to his age. Rodruigez, who is athletic and fit, is still campaigning to ...

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  8. a Wonder Womana Gal Gadot attacked as a Zionista on TwitterRead the original story

    Wednesday | Jewish Community Voice

    ... of dozens of such tweets. A stan is an avid fan in Twitterspeak. "please dont go around conflating zionism w/ judaism. i cant stand gal gadot bc she's a zionist & im an israeli jew," read another tweet. "This woman isn't responsible for what Israel ...

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  9. Islamic Guards Attack Archaeologists on Temple Mount "for Picking Up Olives"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Press

    ... questioning. The man who was attacked did not require medical treatment." The Temple Mount is the holiest site in Judaism though Jewish access to the site is severely restricted. The site is also the third holiest to Muslims, who refer to it as ...

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  10. Platforms and policies - clear as mudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... media have labeled him a fascist, Nazi, and anti-Semite, despite the fact that his daughter, Ivanka, converted to Judaism before marrying the Orthodox Jared Kushner - a NY publisher and real estate developer originally from New Jersey. The ...

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  11. Troubled waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jerusalem Post

    ... The Mikve Law is but the latest attempt by fundamentalists to deny the Jewish identity of other streams of Judaism. Since the law was specifically designed to ban the non-Orthodox from using public mikvaot, funded by Israel's taxpayers, for use in ...

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  12. Democratic conventiona s second night was all about the (Jewish) womenRead the original story

    Wednesday | Jewish Community Voice

    Debra Messing, Lena Dunham, Idina Menzel, Sen. Barbara Boxer and two women with close familial ties to Judaism - Madeline Albright and Elizabeth Banks - were among those taking the stage on the second night of the Democratic National Convention to hammer home the evening's theme, the rise of women. The night was very much about the glass ceiling Hillary Clinton cracked after Bernie Sanders cleared the way earlier in the evening, asking for a suspension of rules so his erstwhile rival could be named the nominee by acclamation.

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  13. DNC staffers question Holocaust Remembrance Day statement in leaked emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... nominee Hillary Clinton. One of the emails suggested questioning Sanders' belief in God and commitment to his Judaism. New Jersey Jewish News welcomes your comments. New Jersey Jewish News reserves the right to edit or remove any comment that is ...

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  14. Why Jews are "cross" with Paul SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Religion News Service

    ... first iconic Jewish popular musician to go that route. Bob Dylan did - at least, for a while, before returning to Judaism. Of all Jewish musicians, Paul Simon has always been the "least" Jewish - in his influences and references. As my father asked, ...

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  15. Hallelujah! 5 Things About Religion In The Workplace That You May Not Have KnownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | JD Supra

    ... might not have known about Title VII and religion in the workplace: No. 1: "Religion" includes a lot. It's more than Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, and Hinduism. "Religion" also includes "religious beliefs that are new, uncommon, not part ...

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  16. Jews! Three Days to Get OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Press

    ... part of being Jewish, stating, "This orientation toward Eretz Yisrael is not worthy of bearing fruit. The concept of Judaism in the Diaspora will only find real strength through the depth of its connection to Eretz Yisrael." So if none of the Jewish ...

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  17. DNC Staffers Question Demand for Holocaust Remembrance Day Statement in Leaked EmailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forward

    ... ential nominee Hillary Clinton. One of the emails suggested questioning Sanders' belief in God and commitment to his Judaism.

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  18. New liberal Orthodox rabbis speak outRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times of Israel

    ... undersigned musmachim of Yeshivat Chovevei Torah became rabbis because we felt and still feel a passionate love for Judaism, Torah and the Jewish people. We love the beauty and vibrancy of Modern Orthodoxy and have no desire to start a new ...

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  19. A Rabbi-Cantor to Offer Song All Summer with Sim Shalom's Global...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... services. Rabbi Galit to orchestrate Thursdays at 7:00pm EST. As a Jewish Universalist I embrace all branches of Judaism and I welcome all people of worship, no matter what their beliefs, to find comfort joy, peace, and love. There is no one way to ...

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  20. Democrats Take Jewish Vote for GrantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | American Thinker

    The Democratic Party assumes that Jews will vote for its candidates despite its infestation by anti-Semites, anti-Israel boycott, divestment, and sanctions advocates, a Palestinian flag at its 2016 National Convention, and even individuals who depict Jews as " termites ." The Democratic National Committee's accomplices include nominally Jewish organizations such as the National "Jewish" Democratic Council and the Union for Reform "Judaism."

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