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Kerry’s Talks Achieve Peace Between Hamas and Fatah

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Ex-Met Council Chief Rapfogel to Plead Guilty in Financial Scam

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Fatah Official’s Family Disowns Him over Censure of Murder of a Jew

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2 Tortured Bodies Found Dumped in Slaviansk, Ukraine

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Suffolk University Defends Honoring Foxman as Commencement Speaker

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Eyewitness Report from Ukraine: ‘You Can Feel the Tension in the Air’

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Common Blood Pressure Drug Prevents Post-TBI Epilepsy

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It’s Prom Time, and Abbas Must Choose a Dance Partner – Israel or Hamas

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Israeli-American Journalist Held Hostage in Ukraine

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Egypt Plays US off Russia, Gets Military Aid Back

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Shas Continues Petty Attacks Against Rav Amar for Control Over Sephardim

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More Jewish Sites Vandalized in Ukraine

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Syria to Hold Presidential Elections

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Egypt Signing Unprecedented $3 Billion MiG-35 Deal with Russia

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Missouri’s Jew-Hating Mayor Quits (Video)

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Jordan Summons Israeli Ambassador over Temple Mount Violence

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Archaeologists Find Ancient Chisel that May Have Helped Build Kotel

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IDF Announces Draft Notices to Christian Israelis

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Elite IDF Bedouin Trackers Eliminate Israel’s Northern Border Threats

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US Has Proof Syrian Gov’t Poisoned Civilians

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Photojournalist’s Testimony: Photographs By Jerry Dantzic

Posted on: August 13th, 2008

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Lag B'Omer is a communal sigh of relief. Historically the plague that consumed 24,000 of Rabbi Akiva's students in the second century did not include the 33rd day of the counting of the Omer.

 

Listening To The Paint’s Music: Marilyn Banner’s Encaustics

Posted on: August 6th, 2008

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Marilyn Banner's encaustic painting "Listening" (2008) at first appears to be ironically titled.

 

Piety And Art: Zvi Malnovitzer’s Paintings

Posted on: July 30th, 2008

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Piety and paintings of pious Jews, what a dangerous mix! It takes considerable courage to dedicate oneself to making art, not to mention to do so within the Orthodox community.

 

A Confrontation Between Image and Text

Posted on: July 23rd, 2008

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What do you get when you mix a Jesuit publishing company, a Reform Jewish scholar, an Orthodox Jewish painter, and a thesis on human-divine encounters?

 

Chagall’s ‘Window’ Synagogue: Hadassah Hospital

Posted on: July 16th, 2008

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Upon walking into the synagogue at Hadassah Hospital, one is forced to look up.

 

A Microcosm of the Afterlife: The Catskills’ Four Seasons Lodge

Posted on: July 9th, 2008

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When Andrew Jacobs heard about a bungalow colony of Holocaust survivors on Geiger Road in the Catskills, his mind unleashed a series of pardonable stereotypes.

 

Tanach At The Tel Aviv Museum

Posted on: July 2nd, 2008

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As an artist, when I visit a museum I relish the opportunity to soak up a gamut of aesthetic experiences; the wonderful array of visual and intellectual stimulation that characterizes looking at any kind of art.

 

Should We Feel Guilty For Enjoying Holocaust Art?

Posted on: June 25th, 2008

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Some of history's greatest paintings have explored tragedy, from Francisco Goya's "Saturn Devouring his Son" and etching series on "The Disasters of War" to Pablo Picasso's "Guernica" to John Singer Sargent's "Gassed."

 

Abel Pann At The Mayanot Gallery

Posted on: June 18th, 2008

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We live apart, we Jews − partially, by God's command and partially, because of age-old enmity from non-Jews.

 

‘To The Land That I Will Show You’: Mapping The Holy Land

Posted on: June 12th, 2008

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Italo Calvino's Invisible Cities (1972) imagines a dialogue between the explorer Marco Polo and the emperor Kublai Khan.

 

A Regal Silhouette: King David The Musical

Posted on: June 4th, 2008

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Light and shadow typically assume moral implications in literature, where light is often divine and dark symbolizes the unknown and the scary.

 

Ben Wilson: The Roots Of Abstraction

Posted on: May 28th, 2008

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The road one chooses in Art, much like life, does not necessarily determine the final destination.

 

Is It Creepy To Remember Someone Else’s Tragedy?

Posted on: May 21st, 2008

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There is perhaps a paradox afoot in conventional American Jewish views on Holocaust memory.

 

Rembrandt’s Abraham: Etchings At Swann Galleries

Posted on: May 14th, 2008

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"And it happened after these things that God tested Abraham and said to him, 'Abraham.' And he replied, 'Here I am.' "

 

Chanting Kaddish For Willy Loman

Posted on: May 7th, 2008

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When Linda Loman sees that the only people attending her husband Willy's funeral are her sons Biff and Happy and neighbors Charley and Bernard, she wonders what happened to the multitude of mourners that Willy had always promised.

 

Poussin’s Bible

Posted on: April 30th, 2008

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Near the end of his long and productive life, Nicolas Poussin was commissioned in 1660 to paint an unusual series of paintings called the "Four Seasons".

 

A Siddur With Word Balloons

Posted on: April 23rd, 2008

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Howard Salmon first celebrated his bar mitzvah as a 44-year-old. He and six others attended a class at Temple Emanu-El in Tucson, Arizona, and each one prepared one aliyah of the Torah reading.

 

The Image Before The Text:

Posted on: April 16th, 2008

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First there was the word. It was spoken on the mountain and we were afraid. Then it was written fire on fire.

 

Is It Kosher To Laugh At Swastikas?

Posted on: April 9th, 2008

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Swastikas have been popping up lately in the most unusual places.

 

Warhol’s Jews

Posted on: April 2nd, 2008

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When an artist creates, intention - elementary to the creative process - is paradoxically secondary to the finished work.

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