Saturday, July 12, 2014 Tammuz 14, 5774
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Executive Editor
Former Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates has joined the chorus of past and current officials warning that a military strike against Iran could produce dire consequences. "If you think the war in Iraq was hard, an attack on Iran would, in my opinion, be a catastrophe," he said in a keynote speech to some 400 donors at the Jewish Federation...
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Jewish Federation CEO Ira M. Schwartz got a receptive ear in Israel to a new local plan to address food insecurity.
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The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia expands its reach to the Sunshine State.
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Lynn B. Edelman, Jewish Federation Feature
Larry Kovnat was born in the United States just after his parents emigrated from Latvia. He has always had a deep appreciation for the "many blessings" afforded him as a Jewish American and has devoted much of his life to sharing these blessings with others. Kovnat's involvement in Federation began at the age of 15, while studying for his confirmation...
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The organized Jewish community is going up against Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett in an effort to stand up for food stamp recipients. The public opposition to the governor reflects an unusual situation for the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia and the Harrisburg-based Pennsylvania Jewish Coalition, groups that generally tend to work behind the scenes to lobby for their causes. At...
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