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Boston Born Lt. O (21) First American Woman to Graduate IAF Flight School

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Can You Stun and Shecht? How EU Commission Puts Kosher Lipstick on a Pig

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Knesset Diaspora Committee Zoom-Meets UAE Jewish Leaders on Accommodating 10K Israeli Tourists Every Month

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Dozens of Nigeria’s Igbo Jews Join Shavei Israel’s Zoom Webinar

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Historic Presidential Collection by Artist Morris Katz Reintroduced in Honor of Jewish Heritage Month

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Ruderman Foundation Condemns Bible Quiz Host for Ridiculing ‘Exile’ Jews

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Jewish Women’s Renaissance Founder Lori Palatnik to Light Diaspora Torch on Independence Day

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Rivlin, Herzog Bump Elbows, Discuss Coronavirus Effect on World Jewry

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