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Enough of the Jewish Stereotypes
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Kvelling in Their Seats
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Modern technology’s most annoying inventions
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Muslim Students: Radicals or Partners?
Shaare Zion: The Synagogue That Nearly Wasn't Built
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The Chinese Diplomat Who Saved Thousands of Jews
The Crayons in My Box
The Knish Lives in Israel
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book: Jews of the Wild West
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Film tells the Roma side of the Shoah
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Kvelling in Their Seats
Legendary Canadian music figure looks back
Photo exhibit is a journey into Jewish Morocco
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Tony Curtis documentary to open the L.A. Jewish Film Festival
Why ‘Dialogue’ Journal Is One-Sided
Will Israeli Writers' Festival Ban Politics?

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New Report Shows 15 Million Babies Born Too Soon Every Year
New Understanding of Alzheimer's Trigger
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At Smallest Scale, Liquid Crystal Behavior Portends New Materials
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Emotion Reversed in Left-Handers' Brains
Experiments Underestimate Plant Responses to Climate Change
First 'Microsubmarines' Designed to Help Clean Up Oil Spills
First-of-Its-Kind Study Reveals Surprising Ecological Effects of Earthquake and Tsunami
Iceman Mummy: 5,000-Year-Old Red Blood Cells Discovered -- Oldest Blood Known to Modern Science
Old Fish Makes New Splash: Coelacanth Find Rewrites History of the Ancient Fish
Stream Temperatures Don't Parallel Warming Climate Trend
Zombie-Ant Fungus Is Under Attack, Research Reveals
Former Ratner's Building at 100 Norfolk Sold for $8.8 Million
Google Sued Over 'Jewish' Search Suggestions
Is austerity making Europe's crisis worse?
Jewish Women
jewiish womenAt 102, female WWII veteran keeps doing good deeds
Chummy With Mummy
Henderson woman reflects on family lost and found after World War II
Her Lips Are Sealed – From Treife
In Tel Aviv Case, Why Did We Assume Rape?
Israel ex-opposition leader Livni to quit assembly
Minority woman selected parliament foreign committee deputy chair
Near-exclusion of women irks S. African group
Priming the Next Generation of Feminists
Q&A: Tara Sophia Mohr on 'Playing Big' at Work
Sister Act Takes on End-of-Life Care
The War Against Women, Take Two
Why I Hide Teen Vogue From My Teen
Women's Soccer Pioneer to Be Honored by Jewish Hall of Fame
Yes, Katie, Childlessness Is Still Taboo
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Enchanted Garden Cake
Glorious Custards
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Skuna Bay Salmon Agnolotti
Spring fish chowder

Measurement Conversion
peopleBenjamin Netanyahu’s Father Passes Away at 102
High Tech Executive Gets 22 Year Sentence For Fraud
Jewish-Palestinian Community Mourns Loss of a Leader
Jewish song pioneer Gladys Gewirtz dies at 84
Muslim, Zionist and proud
Remembering Sam Fisher – this was a man
Writing wrongs of the Holocaust
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ASU expands kosher options on campus
Bid to ban Israeli diplomat at Liverpool University condemned
500 Jewish Students Race for Israeli Rescue Organization
How Colorado State students make the most out of their summer breaks
Hillel tackles funding challenge
Milwaukee Jewish Day School gets gift for tuition grants
University of Illinois Answers Students' Demands With More Kosher Food
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faith cultureMourning for pets, the ‘Jewish’ way?
Shaare Zion: The Synagogue That Nearly Wasn't Built
The Greatest Challenge Facing The Orthodox Jewish Community
The Sephardic Arbit Experiment
Think a Mezuzah is just for hanging on your wall? Think again
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Friendship Circle Cafe helps special needs children
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Pomegranate closes, again; Ben Yehuda has new owner
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Israel gets fourth Dolphin-class submarine from Germany
Israel ex-opposition leader Livni to quit assembly
Israel expands ban on smoking in public
Israelis must thank the state comptroller
Mizrahi Jews threatened with eviction from Lifta
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Herbert Hoover, American Jews and the GOP
How good a friend of the Jews was Harry Truman?
Put Russian-speaking Jews on community’s radar

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canadaAntisemitic incidents ‘negligibly’ down in Canada
CJN Roundtable — An occasional feature
McMaster JSA director retires after 14 years
Nazi war crimes to be reexamined by Ottawa
Mémoires des Juifs Sépharades au Québec
OAS changes could harm older workers: prof
Police fine Eitz Chaim stalker for trespassing
Toronto woman implicated in Holocaust fraud case
Jewish Canada
europeAnti-Israel activists target Jewish students in UK
European Jewish group fears Israel-Iran backlash
French Jewish leader in hot waterover apparent endorsement of Sarkozy
French Jews' Fears Rising
In Belgium, national rupture spreads to Jews
Lawyer saved nearly 20000 Romanian Jews from deportation
Norway Jews praise media criticism of anti-Semite
Warsaw museum to document Polish Jewry
What people of conscience need to know about Norway
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Custody battle pits U.S. mother against father who moved his kids to Gaza
Hamas says holding secret diplomatic talks with EU states
Israel fortifies border fence with Lebanon
Leading candidate in Egypt presidential race calls Israel peace accord 'dead and buried'
Minority woman selected parliament foreign committee deputy chair
Saudi Arabia warns Iran: Will not tolerate threats to Gulf state
Tunisia: Annual Jewish pilgrimage an achievement
The Chinese Diplomat Who Saved Thousands of Jews

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Jacks comes up trumps at Toorak
Labor visits the Great Synagogue
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