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Menorah Lighting To Take Place Around the World

21 Kislev 5773 – December 4, 2012
Celebrations of the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah, commemorated through the lighting of the traditional Hanukkah menorah, will be taking place across the world, according to an article by the Washington Post.

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Yechimovitch: I’ll Raise Taxes

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