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From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
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The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
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My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress this week, filled with falsehoods and untruths, defies the spirit of this week’s parasha, which urges us to be diligent with numbers and facts
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Israel rejected big offer; news is bad P.R. for P.A.
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Plus R.I.P. Debbie Friedman, Clinton on Iran, and more in the news
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A Columbia professor tours East Jerusalem, where national histories clash, converge, and intertwine
Plus what WikiLeaks told us today, and more in the news
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Building announcement leads to U.S.-Israeli friction
Plus Weisz and Aronofsky call it quits, and more
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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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