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Theodoros Karypidis, the Greek politician who accuses his country's non-Jewish prime minister of leading a Jewish conspiracy.
 

Posted on: February 6th, 2014

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Jews are better off with ignorant anti-Semites rather than with those who have a normal IQ.

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MK David Rotem: Reform Jews may be Reform but that doesn't mean they aren't Jews.
 

Posted on: February 5th, 2014

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Reform leaders too often make themselves look silly by bending the Bible for their own convenience.

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Posted on: February 4th, 2014

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Agudath Israel of America has asked the Pentagon to restore kosher field meals and charged that the Defense Logistics Agency had solicited a bid in April for kosher and halal “meals ready to eat,” but had recast the solicitation last month to include only halal, which adhere to Muslim religious precepts. “As things stand now, […]

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Posted on: February 4th, 2014

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A rabbi and his daughter at the Chabad Lubavitch day care center in Salt Lake City, Utah saved two Torah scrolls from possible destruction Monday after he smelled smoke in the building. Twenty children, including five infants, were evacuated, according to the local Tribune newspaper. A faulty furnace was cited as the source of the […]

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Israeli restaurants and   soon will be able to choose among three levels of kosher they want to offer customers.
 

Posted on: February 3rd, 2014

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Bennett is bringing Israel into the 21st century with a new system that will encourage more people to eat kosher.

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A recent prayer service at the Kotel, involving hundreds of different God-loving Jewish men and women, who meditated together, respectful of each other's faith and sentiments. Not… Actually, that one was a total zoo, back on July 08, 2013, Rosh Chodesh Av.
 

Posted on: January 28th, 2014

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Remember Life of Brian, where the Judean splinter groups run into each other and start a brawl? You're in for a treat.

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Circumcision might make the perfect pre-Bar Mitzvah gift in Denmark and Sweden if doctors get their way.
 

Posted on: January 26th, 2014

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“If we prohibit it [circumcision], we must also address the issue of the Christian ritual of baptism.”

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The caption under the image reads: Sandra (25) from Grimstad is romantic partner with the son of one of the world's foremost terror targets (Thank you, Paul Goldstein, for the correction).
 

Posted on: January 26th, 2014

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Yair and Leikanger met at the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya.

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Girls wear tefillin at Camp Ramah in Wisconsin
 

Posted on: January 22nd, 2014

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A second Modern Orthodox high school in New York has announced it will permit girls to wear tefillin during prayer. The Ramaz School in Manhattan said it will allow girls to wear tefillin during coed worship, going one step further than SAR High School, which drew a flurry of media coverage earlier this week for […]

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Rabbi Jeremy Gimpel and friends have initiated an internet campaign directed at one of the most insular and impenetrable demographics in the Jewish world: Haredi Yiddish speakers in America.
 

Posted on: January 21st, 2014

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Yiddish messages rooted in Jewish liturgy and Biblical texts encouraging Jews to make Aliyah.

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Posted on: January 20th, 2014

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SAR High School in Riverdale, New York, is now allowing girls to wrap tefillin during Shacharit-morning prayer, probably the first Modern Orthodox high school in the U.S. to do so, reports The Boiling Point, the online student newspaper of Shalhevet High School in LA. Two girls were granted permission to wrap tefillin and wear a […]

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Sephardi Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef (L) with Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi David Baruch Lau during the Swearing-in ceremony of the Rabbinate Council at the president's residence in Jerusalem, in 2013. Does anyone in America feel the need for a chief rabbi? Then why should Israelis have to endure two, or even just one of them?
 

Posted on: January 20th, 2014

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It's a step in the right direction. Now let's take the next, obvious step and eliminate it altogether.

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Israel's Chief Ashkenazi Rabbi David Lau visiting Rachel's Tomb near Bethlehem. In other women's news: the good rabbi is being pushed to permit women to take the same ordination exams as men.
 

Posted on: January 16th, 2014

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Hacohen demanded a quick response from the Rabbinate, or he would appeal to the Supreme Court.

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More than 200 people attended the first-ever Tu B'Shavt Seder in the Knesset on Thursday.
 

Posted on: January 16th, 2014

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The Tu B’Shvat holiday Thursday literally has roots in the Land of Israel

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Rabbi Avi Weiss
 

Posted on: January 15th, 2014

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The Israeli Chief Rabbinate has come to its sense before letting the damage get out of control.

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Tu B'Shvat poster from the old days, before the age of the Internet and Rabin Square.
 

Posted on: January 15th, 2014

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Traditionalists can still plant trees in events throughout the country sponsored by the Jewish National Fund (JNF).

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Posted on: January 13th, 2014

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The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets has named Rabbi Aaron Metzger of Monsey, New York, as the new head of the Kosher Law Enforcement Division. “As part of his duties, he will work to protect consumers by ensuring compliance with the certification, record keeping and signage requirements relating to kosher food, and […]

Rabbi Shai Piron (L) and Yair Lapid, Yesh Atid party chairman. (archive)
 

Posted on: January 13th, 2014

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Israeli politicians make total fools of themselves occasionally.

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Posted on: January 13th, 2014

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Hesh’s Bakery, a Northeast Philadelphia kosher bakery, in the Rhawnhurst section of town, known for its butter cookies and chocolate-chip pound cake, closed over the weekend after more than a half-century in business, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported. A message posted outside the bakery read, in a seemingly rushed style: “It is with a very sad […]

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Posted on: January 12th, 2014

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New York Rep. Eliot L. Engel sent a letter to Benjamin Netanyahu to express his concern over the Israeli Chief Rabbinate’s decision to reject Jewish status letters written by Rabbi Avi Weiss. Engel, the senior Democratic member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, wrote in the letter to Israel’s prime minister dated Jan. 10 that: […]

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