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Two Area Students Among Kol Koleinu Teen Fellows

Two of the 52 2022-2023 Kol Koleinu Teen Fellows are local students.

National News

Boston’s Jews Are Getting a ‘Jewish Tavern’ to Study Religious Text — and Drink...

A century ago, German philosopher Franz Rosenzweig spearheaded the revival of intellectual Jewish life

Amy Spitalnick Will Go From Fighting Charlottesville Neo-Nazis to Leading Bend the Arc

She led a group that won a $25 million judgment against the neo-Nazis.

The Judge Who Signed the FBI’s Mar-a-Lago Warrant Is Facing Violent Antisemitic Threats

Bruce Reinhart, the federal judge in Florida ... has been hit with a wave of antisemitic threats online.


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OCJAC Debuts Exhibit for Tisha, Tu B’Av

Old City Jewish Arts Center is interested in exploring new beginnings this month in more ways than one. On Aug. 5, the space celebrated its...

Creators of Hulu’s ‘The Patient’ Defend Casting Steve Carell as Jewish Therapist

The flames of the “Jewface” debate have been fanned for years.

Jews in Gameland

Over the past few years, diversity in video games has become a hot-button topic in the gaming industry and in fan communities.

Ben & Jerry’s Fears its New Israeli Owner Could Sell ‘Judea and Samaria’ Ice...

Could the new owner of Ben & Jerry’s Israeli business interests rename a flavor “Judea and Samaria”?
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Ceasefire Brokered by Egypt Ends Days of Fighting Between Israel and Palestinian Militants

Calm reigned again Sunday night after a ceasefire brokered by Egypt took effect.

In Aftermath of Deadly Flooding, Kentucky Governor Cancels Planned Trip to Israel

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear and his wife, Britainy, canceled a planned trip to Israel.