But now the country’s Jewish community is divided between those lining up with Moscow and those joining the revolution in Kiev
Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Jews in Kiev say the protests were about democracy; others in Odessa believe the Maidan was full of Nazis. Now what?
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
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I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
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The Talmud describes rabbis who were not just judges and legal analysts, but magicians as well
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