After the services, a young black man named Adam Akabar got up to...
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Kindertransport film picked for permanent preservation
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Judaism is the particular language through which Jews address humanity
Israel bombs Gaza militant base after rocket hits southern Israel
August 14, 2008 | 12:36 amLast Saturday, on the Jewish Sabbath, I was attending prayer services at one of the big synagogues in Los Angeles, Beth Jacob Congregation, when something unusual happened that made me think of writing you this letter.
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Concern is growing among circles of Iranian nationals and expatriates that European countries are turning a blind eye to the regime's human rights atrocities in exchange for trade benefits.
Late last year, the U.N. General Assembly approved a resolution criticizing Iran for human...
August 5, 2004 | 8:00 pm
As the old song goes: "I love Paris in the springtime. I love Paris in the fall." But for many Jews, Paris, and all of France, is not at the top of their visitor's hit parade, because of the anti-Semitic activities that have plagued that country in recent times.
March 4, 2004 | 7:00 pm
"It's all -- maybe not all fiction -- but most of it is." -- Hutton Gibson, Mel Gibson's father, on his opinion that the Holocaust has been exaggerated. Newsweek, March 1, 2004
"I have friends and parents of friends with numbers on their arms. The guy who taught me Spanish was a...