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A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
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Shanghai’s historic Ohel Rachel Synagogue was allowed to serve as a place of worship during the World Expo, which closes this week. Now what?
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It’s been 16 years since Menachem Schneerson’s death, but in a sense the seventh Lubavitcher Rebbe is with us more than ever
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When Chabad arrived in an upscale Tel Aviv neighborhood, its liberal residents didn’t respond with open arms
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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
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