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Posted on: May 21st, 2015

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The nations of the world left the vessel to sit rotting in the water during one of the coldest winters in decades and with its starving and freezing passengers abandoned.

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Posted on: May 8th, 2015

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If the people lacked for material things, the Pale was spiritually rich.

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Posted on: May 6th, 2015

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An avid and unapologetic eugenicist, Shaw suggested that the Nazis “make it punishable incest for a Jew to marry anyone but an Aryan.”

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Posted on: May 5th, 2015

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After camping out in tents for a year, the Maoz family needed some time out.

 

Posted on: April 29th, 2015

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“Like other collaborative members, we embarked on this journey as an opportunity to build on New York leadership’s long commitment to expand and diversify opportunities for Jewish teen engagement,” says Melanie Schneider, senior planning executive with UJA-Federation of New York’s Commission on Jewish Identity and Renewal

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Posted on: April 27th, 2015

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Several thousand Eastern European Jews had escaped Nazi death and Soviet persecution by fleeing to Shanghai, China.

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Posted on: April 22nd, 2015

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Jewish Democrats did not entirely trust the son of Joseph Kennedy, a man broadly considered to be both anti-Semitic and pro-Nazi.

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Posted on: April 17th, 2015

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During the Second World War, a million and a half Jewish soldiers fought in the Allied armies, the Partisan units in Eastern Europe, and the anti-fascist underground movements in Western Europe and North Africa. These Jewish fighters won over 200,000 medals and citations. The Museum of the Jewish Soldier in World War II in Latrun, […]

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Posted on: April 8th, 2015

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French thinkers of the Enlightenment were generally not pro-Semitic, to say the least.

 

Posted on: April 8th, 2015

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My Jewish star was battered, indeed it was a wreck But I picked it up anyway and put it around my neck To know that hatred mangled it was surely very painful But just the same to me it is still very beautiful.

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Posted on: April 6th, 2015

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After the last of Austria's Jews were murdered, Albert confiscated whatever Jewish property remained.

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Posted on: April 2nd, 2015

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Posted on: April 1st, 2015

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Posted on: March 27th, 2015

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When using an extension cord always make sure to use the correct rated extension cord.

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Posted on: March 27th, 2015

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Szold was among the founders and leaders (she served on its executive committee) of Ichud (“Unity”), a political group that campaigned against the creation of an independent, sovereign Jewish state in Eretz Yisrael.

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Posted on: March 11th, 2015

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The sense of the painting is that the old man has sacrificed himself to save the boy, as whatever meager provisions exist have been provided to the child.

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Posted on: February 27th, 2015

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One should not give the money before Purim morning or after sunset.

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Posted on: February 27th, 2015

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The mishloach manos of times gone by were sometimes simple and sometimes elaborate, but the main focus was on the preparation of the delicious food they contained.

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Posted on: February 27th, 2015

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One of the earliest special Purims we have on record was celebrated by the Jews of Granada and Shmuel HaNagid, the eleventh-century rav, poet, soldier and statesman, and one of the most influential Jews in Muslim Spain.

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Posted on: February 27th, 2015

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It was only in the reign of George III (1760-1820) that Jews became socially acceptable in Britain, and Nathan became music master to Princess Charlotte and musical librarian to King George IV.

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