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DiGiorgio Accuser Irina Goldstein Wants to “Clean House”

Former Philadelphia City Council candidate Irina Goldstein, a Republican who ran unsuccessfully for an at-large seat in the spring, is adding detail to the...
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Scholars Sign Letter Disagreeing With Holocaust Museum on Analogies

On June 24, days after a tweet by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) spurred a heated debate about the term “concentration camps,” the United States...
Ninth-graders at Habonim Dror Camp Galil partake in a training exercise on setting a good example for younger campers during programming.

Camp Stories | Camps Embrace Training in #MeToo Era

Summer camp has always been an opportunity for teens to have an impactful experience during a formative period of their lives. And in the...
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Local Academics Speak Out Against Boycott

Professors and Jewish leaders question why the American Studies Association called for a boycott of Israeli institutions when other countries allow far less academic...
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Margate JCC Adds Rooftop Solar Panels

The Milton & Betty Katz Jewish Community Center of Atlantic County is going green this summer. Work began on a new $800,000 rooftop solar panel...
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Jewish Farm School to Close

After nearly 14 years of operation, the Jewish Farm School, a nonprofit dedicated to teaching Jews and non-Jews alike about sustainability, farming skills and...
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Sports? At This Time of Year?

When he played football for Council Rock High School North several years ago, Noah Gross had a difficult decision to make once the High...
Simcha Raphael, the author of Jewish Views of the Afterlife

What Happens After We Die? Author Simcha Raphael Answers Questions on the Afterlife

Judaism is notably ambiguous about the afterlife. Jewish law instructs Jews on specific practices, such as funeral and burial rites, and shiva, but concepts like...
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Podcasts Connect Listeners to American Jewish Life

The world of Jewish podcasts is growing and gaining national audiences, commonly exploring how Jews can redesign or reconnect to American Jewish life through...
Protesters holding signs at the Never Again Is Now: Philly Mass Mobilization protest organized by Never Again Action on July 4

Thirty-Three Detained at Jewish-Led Protest Against Detention Facilities

Thirty-three protesters were detained by police after they attempted to disrupt an Independence Day parade in Center City on July Fourth. They were among...