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Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
As the NBA playoffs begin, a new book revives the big stars, drugs, sex, and rivalries of Magic Johnson’s 1980s basketball dynasty
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
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A New Orleans resident reflects on how the Czech master prepared him for the oil spill
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Longtime White House correspondent Helen Thomas retires after anti-Semitic outburst
Cameron condemns, Abbas has a prize, and more flotilla reax
And McCain blames Obama
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Our dispatch from the White House party
National Security Strategy emphasizes nonproliferation
Amman’s ambassador to Washington talks about the possibilities for Middle East peace
Plus Australian ‘crisis,’ and more in the news
Yoffie calls for unity on importance of sanctions
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Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.