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These Jewish athletes have won medals at the Tokyo Olympics

By EMILY BURACK

(JTA) — The Jewish highlights of the Tokyo Olympics kicked off with Jewish basketball superstar Sue Bird serving as one of Team USA’s two flag bearers at the opening ceremony, a huge honor.

The lasting accolades, though,...

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Enigmatic poet, musician examined in ‘The World of Bob Dylan’

By ALAN SMASON, Special to the CCJN

The World of Bob Dylan“ edited by Sean Latham. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, United Kingdom ©2021. 351 p.

Beginning with the pivotal musical period of the Folk Era and the later emergence of...

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Woman suffers injury in rock attack; synagogue vandalized in Bnei Brak

(TPS) — Arab terrorists threw rocks at an Israeli bus and other vehicles driving between Yakir and Revava on the West Bank on Sunday night, damaging the bus and injuring a woman.

The woman, who suffered injured to both eyes,...

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Opinions & Voices

OP-ED: It’s the religion, stupid.

By MITCHELL BARD

– I was thinking about the libel comparing Israel to Afrikaner South Africa, and it occurred to me that the rebuttals, including mine, leave out a central argument. In South Africa, Afrikaners considered the country theirs—that...

Today in Israeli History - August 2nd

Oil Flows From Eilat to Haifa

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