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A White House summit tackles right-wing extremism with talk of security, hugs — and Christian forgiveness

By RON KAMPEAS

WASHINGTON (JTA) —  At the White House’s “United We Stand” summit against extremism, there was almost as much talk of hugs as there was of hate. 

But the day-long event on Sept. 15 also was an example...

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High Holidays signal a return to in-person worship for most area congregants

By DEAN SHAPIRO, A CCJN Special Report

As the High Holy Days approach and the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic recedes, services at the New Orleans area synagogues will be largely returning to normal for the...

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Biden administration wants ‘thorough’ inquiry into death of 7-year-old Palestinian boy

By RON KAMPEAS

WASHINGTON (JTA) — The Biden administration’s State Department demanded a “thorough and immediate” investigation into the death of a 7-year-old after Israeli soldiers visited his West Bank home.

“The U.S. is heartbroken to learn of the death...

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OP-ED: Why social justice warriors can’t deal with antisemitism

By MELANIE PHILLIPS

– Ruth Wisse, an emeritus professor of Yiddish literature at Harvard and an unfailingly impressive commentator on the Jewish world, has uttered a desperate cry about the moral and spiritual state of American Jews.

Writing...

Today in Israeli History - October 2nd

Saladin Captures Jerusalem

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