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  1. Dreams ripped to shredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Times of Israel

    ... is Orthodox. There is an unholy alliance of politics and religion in Israel that has led many Jews to reject Judaism outright. Masorti is here for those 80 percent of Jews in Israel who are not religious, many of whom respect and care for our ...


  2. When Cousins Think They're Too Cool To Be JewishRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Forward

    ... and her becoming less Jewish has not affected our relationship. We are still close. In their house they do a little Judaism, nothing major, and also celebrate a non-religious Christmas and Easter. If anything, they are secular. In the past year or ...


  3. Deri vows no compromise to form coalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Lapid told a rally of supporters in Tel Aviv on Friday that following the deal the Likud signed with United Torah Judaism, Israel was going backward. He said he blamed Netanyahu, not the haredim (ultra-Orthodox) who are serving their constituency. ...


  4. Letter from America: The Second Passover - a minor holiday with a major messageRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | Jerusalem Post

    ... of the lasting love that is Your precious blessing." And yet we pray, and yet we clean our homes for Passover. Judaism sets the highest of standards for how we should lead our lives, while at the same time recognizing that we are also limited by our ...


  5. Jewish World, 9:21 PMIsrael's Epic Rise to Global PowerhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... Hebrew, nice but for 500 years there were two Jewish languages Yiddish and Ladino were very important for preserving Judaism. Anyone who spoke Yiddish in Eastern Europe or Ladino in the Ottoman Empire was immediately identifiable as a Jew." That ...


  6. Daly: A tale not to be forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Connecticut Post

    ... a journey that led eventually to his visiting Israel, serving in the Israeli military as an officer, converting to Judaism and marrying. His father, he learned along the way, was "a murderer," a cop in an organization that systematically ... 1 comment

  7. Lapid slams decision to appoint Litzman deputy health ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Ynetnews

    ... minister, we'll turn to the Supreme Court," he added. Lapid also had qualms with the choice to appoint United Torah Judaism MK leader Yaakov Litzman. "A person who won't pledge allegiance to the State of Israel can't be at the helm of the Health ...


  8. Lapid: We'll go to Supreme Court if PM doesn't appoint health ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Times of Israel

    ... party would file a petition with the Supreme Court. Under a coalition agreement with the ultra-Orthodox United Torah Judaism, MK Yaakov Litzman will be appointed deputy health minister (party members do not assume top ministerial positions on ...


  9. Ukip suspends election candidate Jack Sen over racially charged commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Business News

    ... was accidental, he said. He said the link he was trying to draw between the people he mentioned was not their Judaism, but what he saw as their shared political views. In the EKP interview, Sen said: "The minority South African, and Afrikaner in ...


  10. Reform Jews Urge Obama To Recognize Armenian 'Genocide'Read the original story

    Friday May 1 | Groong

    REFORM JEWS URGE OBAMA TO RECOGNIZE ARMENIAN 'GENOCIDE' Newsmax April 24 2015 The leader of the Union for Reform Judaism has written President Barack Obama to chastise him for not using the word "genocide" when speaking about Armenians who were murdered a century ago by the Ottoman Empire in Turkey, Haaretz reported. Rabbi Rick Jacobs, the union's president, made the call in an open letter he sent to Obama, ahead of the centennial anniversary of what is widely known as the Armenian Genocide.


  11. Pro&Con: Free expression should never be suppressed, but should be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... of anti-Muslim bigotry. Their pain was not ameliorated by the fact that Charlie Hebdo also satirized Catholicism and Judaism. The hurt and humiliation of African-Americans would be no different if an American publication featured cartoons of Little ...


  12. Hartford Seminary's Interfaith Dialogue Program Swaps Stereotypes For UnderstandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Switched

    When Doaa Baumi arrived on Hartford Seminary's campus in Connecticut to study interfaith dialogue, she was asked to live with a Roman Catholic roommate. Baumi, an Egyptian Muslim, had eagerly soaked up information about Judaism and Christianity while studying religion as an undergrad at Cairo's Al-Azhar University, one of Sunni Islam's most prestigious schools .


  13. In the Pews May 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... the Thursday edition and 10 a.m. Wednesday for the Sunday edition. The Rohr Jewish Learning Institute will present "Judaism Decoded: The Origins and Evolution of Jewish Tradition," a new six-week spring course at 7 p.m. Tuesdays starting this week ...


  14. It's time to stop dealing with myths and liesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | WTKS-AM Savannah

    ... d require Iran to recognize Israel as a Jewish state. Liberal Jews in Congress are more committed to liberalism than Judaism. 1 comment

  15. Jewish American Heritage Month honored at National Archives, Library of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Examiner.com

    ... ten thousand Jews who fought in the Civil War. The renowned scholar is best-known for his classic book, " American Judaism: A History " (Yale University Press). " Hava Nagila (The Movie) ," featuring interviews with Harry Belafonte, Leonard Nimoy, ...


  16. The Seventh Annual All-Night Jewish Learning FestivalRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | BlogTO

    ... lifestyle, practices and concerns. With over 50 free workshops for all ages, the Festival is truly "doors-open Judaism," a diverse, inclusive experience where everyone is invited to nourish their own interests and try something new. Sign up for a ...


  17. Lapid: PM betraying country in deal with ultra-OrthodoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Times of Israel

    ... his back on reforms established during the last government in order to secure a coalition with Shas and United Torah Judaism (UTJ). "Netanyahu is betraying the values - - of the nationalist camp and carrying out a liquidation sale of all that is ...


  18. Have Another ThoughtRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | The Debate Link

    ... the latter -- it goes so far as to say that the failure of Jews to support divestment hinders efforts to "decouple Judaism from right-wing Israeli policies", blaming Jews for ongoing anti-Semitic attitudes on campuses nationwide. Of course, there ...


  19. Why Does Everyone Hate Bernard-Henri Levy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The New York Observer

    ... VII. Chateaubriand's The Genius of Christianity even inspired Mr. Levy to write a fascinating text The Genius of Judaism, treating Judaism not as a religion but as a philosophical system, a guide for living. French philosopher and writer ...


  20. Young pot entrepreneurs hope for potent businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Times of Israel

    ... When he turned 13, Wong asked his father - who owns Industrial Laboratories, which Wong now runs - to convert to Judaism so he could stand alongside Wong on the bimah platform at his bar mitzvah. He obliged. Slatkin, 32, comes from a long line of ...