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April 17, 2008 | 6:00 pm
April 17, 2008 | 6:00 pmThe controversy that erupted last week over allegedly anti-Semitic remarks by a local pastor raises, appropriately enough for this time of year, four questions.
As we were going to press last week, a by-now-ubiquitous e-mail was beginning to circulate exponentially. On Saturday...
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Low conversion rates among intermarried Jewish families continue to plague those working to reverse the demographic downtrends in American Jewry.
Fewer than one-fifth of non-Jews who marry Jews convert to Judaism, according to a new study distributed by the American Jewish Committee....
October 24, 2002 | 8:00 pm
As a historian of Jewish-Christian relations in Germany, and as a professor who has taught at several German universities, hostility toward Jews and Judaism in university settings is certainly nothing new to me.
Yet the recent New York Times ad condemning anti-Semitism at American...