Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Sivan 9, 5775

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Ben Sales, JTA
Set to begin operating as soon as next month, Israel Desalination Enterprises’ Sorek Desalination Plant will provide up to 26,000 cubic meters – or nearly 7 million gallons – of potable water to Israelis every hour.
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This year’s Jewish Law Day is being billed as “A Conversation on Laws, Ethics and Lessons of Life.” It will focus on the experiences of the guest speaker, Holocaust survivor Judge Ilana Kara Diamond Rovner.
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And Who Wants to Marry a Jew, Anyway?
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Daniel Krieger, JTA
Why have Jews had the highest rate of intermarriage in the United States over the past half century? A new book suggests some answers.
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By Shlomo Cesana, JNS.org
An Israeli government review of the death of 12-year-old Muhammad al-Dura during the Palestinian uprising in 2000 debunks a French television report suggesting he was killed by direct Israel Defense Forces fire.
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NEW YORK – Casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson and his wife, Miriam, donated another $40 million to the Birthright Israel Foundation. Their latest gift brings the couple's overall donations to the program to $180 million. “Sheldon and I are committed to improving the world through cultural exchange and educational opportunity,” Miriam Adelson said in a statement released May 22 by Birthright...
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