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  1. Will increasing LGBT acceptance shift the tide for gay Jews too?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Times of Israel

    ... 20 years ago, he noted. Last year, the Jewish Community of Budapest elected as its CEO a 36-year-old convert to Judaism, David Schwezoff, despite opposition by hardliners who said he was gay because he used to perform at a cross-dressing club. ...

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  2. Aug30SunRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | JewishTucson

    ... class: Sunday at 1:00-5:00, and Monday at 6:00-9:00 pm. Special Family Class and ASL interpretation at this Taste of Judaism session. Free introductory class that explore Judaism, Jews and Israel through learning, discussion, stories, jokes, and ...

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  3. Book review: "The Inner Sea" by Zane KotkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Recorder

    ... a Jewish merchant family and several newly converted Christians. Christianity was just beginning to separate from Judaism at that time. Some of the Christians in the novel are sure that the second coming of their savior is just around the corner. ...

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  4. Celebrity Big Brother 2015: Tila Tequila kicked off show after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Independent

    ... The entertainer has strongly denied that she is anti-semitic, and in 2012 said she was considering converting to Judaism. As reports of Tequila's alleged behaviour spread online, more than 500 people signed a petition calling for the eviction of US ...

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  5. Brattleboro Area Jewish Community finishes work on outdoors projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... 4, 1 to 4 p.m. The trails will be open for walks and there will be varied activities, including a workshop exploring Judaism and sustainability. For more information about getting involved, festival details, or High Holiday services contact the BAJC ...

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  6. Tila Tequila: Celebrity Big Brother contestant was 'Nazi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Independent

    ... Thanh Thi Nguyen, has strongly denied that she is anti-semitic and in 2012 said she was considering converting to Judaism. But in a series of online postings, including a blog entitled "Why I sympathise with Hitler Part 1: True History Unveiled", ...

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  7. Aug29SatRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | JewishTucson

    ... at 10 am. Saturdays on hour before Mincha; Open to all, this is an opportunity to become more involved in "living Judaism." Lay-led. The Jewish Tucson Calendar offers an amazing range of features. Filter the categories of interest, view the calendar ...

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  8. Celebrity Big Brother viewers call for Tila tequila to get kicked outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Daily Mail

    ... dating show, has strongly denied that she is anti-semitic and in 2012 she said she was considering converting to Judaism. But in a series of online postings, including a blog entitled 'Why I sympathise with Hitler Part 1', she described the Nazi ...

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  9. Proposed sale of Temple Israel is offRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... Reform congregation place new emphasis on ongoing discussions about transforming its mission and the way it delivers Judaism to people who may not look for faith in a building. "While there's disappointment, the silver lining is that we have a ...

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  10. Jews of Indonesia and Papua New GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Jewish Press

    ... Church members had heard about a group of people from Indonesia who were involved in the process of converting to Judaism and were eager to learn the details of their journey. Once there, Elisheva discovered people who are obviously direct ...

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  11. Jewish settlers take over homes in Arab neighborhood of JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The China Post

    ... an area there called the City of David, where Jewish tradition holds that King David established Jerusalem as Judaism's central holy city. Jewish real estate deals in the contentious Silwan area have long been murky. Purchases are often made through ...

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  12. Obama appeals to U.S. Jewish groups for Iran supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | UPI

    ... to one another at High Holy Day services" next month , said Rabbi Rick Jacobs, president of the Union for Reform Judaism, which has taken a neutral position on the Iran deal. According to The Hill's Whip List, 30 Democratic senators publicly support ...

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  13. Inside Israel, 5:33 PM'We Won't Be Silent': Protest to Demand Action on Temple MountRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... showing a gang of Muslim women violently harassing small children on the Mount. Despite being the holiest site in Judaism, Jews - and other non-Muslims - are forbidden to perform any acts of worship on the Temple Mount, including uttering prayers, ...

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  14. Middle East, 4:24 PMWatch: Muslims Terrorize Jewish Children on Temple MountRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... aqf's demands to ban all forms of non-Muslim worship on the Temple Mount - despite its status as the holiest site in Judaism - to the point of turning a blind eye to outright incitement.

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  15. Trending: Ex-hassids tell all in rash of memoirsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Chaptzem Blog!

    In recent years, several memoirs have been written by those who have left haredi Orthodox Judaism. Books by Shulem Deen , Deborah Feldman and Leah Vincent all have had mainstream publishing success.

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  16. Israel update Aug. 28, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Tikkun Magazine

    Editor's note: In reporting on Israel's latest outrages I do not mean to suggest that Israel is worse than many many other countries in regard to its abuses of human rights, but only that as a rabbi and champion of Jewish values it is particularly painful to me to witness Judaism being associated with such unjust and outrageous behavior. I feel the same way about the attempts by Donald Trump and many others to send back 12 million "undocumented" refugees in America to the countries from which they fled -mostly because of oppressive conditions created by American trade agreements that impoverished much of their countries or the police and army abuses officers organized against their own people.

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  17. Raelian Jews last attempt to alert Israeli Jews of lost protection??Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Bajan Reporter

    ... Mellul said. " He specifically addressed Israeli Jews, and I quote: 'You have betrayed all the exemplary values of Judaism by stealing lands and houses that didn't belong to you and especially by not respecting my most important commandment: Thou ...

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  18. 'Israel unwilling to understand Nakba, the trauma that constitutes Palestinian identity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Palestinians], because we have a history from before the Holocaust," argued Motzkin, mentioning the long history of Judaism. However, "the Palestinians didn't exist before the Nakba," they came into being because of what was a traumatic event for ...

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  19. Media Microscope: The Peters PrincipleRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council

    ... by it Muslim name and called it "the third holiest site in Islam" and "a site of great historical significance in Judaism." It is in fact Judaism's holiest site. Ross Burns, former Australian ambassador to Israel and a recent board member of the ...

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  20. Zionist Hip-Hop: a Critical Look at MatisyahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Counterpunch

    ... , released in 2005. A good deal of the content is related to the artist's embrace of the Chabad branch of Hasidic Judaism. Based in New York City, the sect's leader, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, was a militant hawk and refused to sacrifice one ...

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