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  1. Bennett: We Will Sit in Opposition If We Have ToRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... team to cancel his scheduled meeting Thursday with Likud, following assurances given by Netanyahu to United Torah Judaism. According to Kahlon's party Kulanu, the decision was a result of "Likud's political division of labor at the expense of the ...

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  2. Jewish World, 12:08 PMJerusalem Science Contest Marries Torah with Scientific ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... that Torah and science are the opposite of inseparable. "The message of the Jerusalem Science Contest is that Judaism fully embraces research and scientific careers. There's no dichotomy between science and Torah. A person can be a dedicated Jew and ...

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  3. On first day of coalition talks, Netanyahu faces uphill battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times of Israel

    ... waded into problematic territory with Kulanu leader Moshe Kahlon, who expressed anger over reports that United Torah Judaism would be given control of the Knesset's powerful Finance Committee. In a bid to shore up votes for Likud ahead of the ...

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  4. Kahlon cancels coalition talks with Likud amid jostling for postsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times of Israel

    ... into problematic territory with Kahlon, as the former Likud minister expressed anger over reports that United Torah Judaism would be given control of the Knesset's powerful Finance Committee. In a bid to shore up votes for Likud ahead of the ...

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  5. Can Jewish Transgender Teen's Successful Coming Out Provide Model for Others?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Forward

    ... rabbi, Tsipi Gabai, which she described as a "cross between a bar mitzvah and a brit," or circumcision ceremony, "In Judaism, rituals are there to mark important transitions," Gabai said about the service. "I wanted it to not only be a celebration, ...

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  6. Kahlon boycotts coalition talks after Netyanyahu promises Finance Committee to religious partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ynetnews

    Kulanu Chairman Moshe Kahlon on Thursday instructed his party's negotiating team to cancel its morning meeting with its Likud opposite, as the first official day of coalition talks got off to a rocky start. Kulanu cited the Likud's promise to give leadership of the Knesset Finance Committee to the religious United Torah Judaism party as the reason for the cancelation.

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  7. Inside Israel, 7:47 AMKahlon Cancels on NetanyahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    In what could be a harbinger of trouble for the prospective government of Binyamin Netanyahu, potential coalition partner Moshe Kahlon canceled a meeting with the Prime Minister set for Thursday to discuss the participation of his Kulanu party in Netanyahu's government. In a statement, Kulanu said that the cancellation was "due to the political activity that the Likud is engaging in on the tools we need to lower the cost of housing and deal with the high cost of living even before the negotiations between the parties begin," referring to reports Wednesday that Netanyahu had promised the chairmanship of the Knesset Finance Committee to United Torah Judaism.

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  8. Kahlon Cancels Today's Negotiation Meeting with LikudRead the original story

    Wednesday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... the decision was arrived at due to Netanyahu's decision to hand over the Knesset Finance Committee to United Torah Judaism after meeting with its representatives, and for "Likud's political actions to assign positions at the expense of the working ...

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  9. Kahlon: No One Has Negotiated with UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... parties," he added. Meanwhile on Wednesday it was reported that Netanyahu had met with haredi parties United Torah Judaism (UTJ) and Shas, and a source in UTJ later said that "Netanyahu led us to believe that we will be given the Health Ministry and ...

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  10. The Man Behind the Madness: Matthew WeinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forward

    ... - both New Yorkers and all their parents were immigrants. They were raised in the classic bourgeois Ashkenazi Judaism. My mother and sisters were not bat mitzvah'd but my brothers and I were. I was not much of a student. When I went in for my bar ...

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  11. Mar26ThuRead the original story

    Wednesday | JewishTucson

    ... Fee $45/members, $60/non-members, call 327-4501. A year-long study of the ideas, practices and connections that make Judaism a vital and evolving religion today; themes of current importance and debate with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. The Jewish Tucson ...

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  12. Gluten-free matzahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Journal

    ... "How can I fulfill the mitzvah of eating matzah if I know it will make me sick?" Of course, no denomination of Judaism would ever suggest that a person who has celiac disease or gluten intolerance should eat a traditional matzah. The question is ...

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  13. Conservative movement praises Netanyahu for regrets on Arab voting statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Journal

    Conservative movement leaders applauded Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's regrets for an Election Day statement about Arab-Israelis and decried a pledge by J Street to press Jewish groups not to spend in the West Bank. "The Rabbinical Assembly and the United Synagogue for Conservative Judaism welcome and applaud today's apology by Prime Minister Netanyahu during a meeting with minority groups in Israel," said the statement issued Monday from the groups, "calling out specifically his regret that 'I know that the things I said a few days ago hurt some citizens in Israel, the Arab-Israeli citizens' and that 'this was not my intention and I am sorry.'

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  14. Re: Individual Islam: "You can't blame a whole crowd for one...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | KCPT-TV Kansas City

    ... say that Islam is about peace. And again, I come from a religion with a similarly-mixed history, so I'm not saying Judaism is better. I just think that both religions have a lot of unpleasant/unkind things in their history as well as their current ...

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  15. Netanyahu vows to improve U.S. relations as he begins forming a governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Miami Herald

    ... Yisrael Beiteinu faction, with six; and two ultra-Orthodox parties: Shas, with seven seats, and United Torah Judaism, with six. Netanyahu has up to six weeks to form a new government, and coalition talks are expected to include tough bargaining over ...

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  16. The leftist pathologies that drive criticism of IsraelRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Washington Times

    ... be useful especially for our liberal co-religionists. Following that tough political campaign, the Union for Reform Judaism expressed "concern" about some of the campaign tactics and positions taken notably their "concern" about a "non-democratic ...

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  17. The Passover seder, designed by and for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Religion News Service

    ... News Service photo by Sait Serkan Gurbuz Today, women in the Conservative, Reform and Reconstructionist movements of Judaism in the U.S., which account for about 90 percent of synagogue-affiliated Jews, lead congregations as rabbis, cantors and ...

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  18. Meet the new MK: Ayelet Nahmias-VerbinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Jerusalem Post

    ... have civil unions. I respect haredim and religious people... I grew up with religious relatives who I love. I love Judaism, I'm raising my children consciously Jewish. We're not religious, but Judaism is very present in our lives. We could have ...

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  19. Israeli president assigns Netanyahu to form next governmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Big News Network.com

    ... the economic condition of the Israeli middle class. Netanyahu and parliament members of the religious United Torah Judaism party agreed on principle that the party will receive both the health ministry portfolio and the chairing the Knesset's ...

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  20. Inside Israel, 9:54 PMChief Rabbi Lau to Netanyahu: Don't Harm Judaism Like Last Govt.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... The rabbi expressed his hope that the new government that will be formed will have respect and appreciation for Judaism and the tradition, and will be more attentive to the rabbinate in trying to unify the religious and secular segments of the ...

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