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Israeli president criticizes divisive Jewish nation-state bill
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Last year, the Pew Internet and American Life Project estimated that 8 million American adults had created blogs. Although the number of specifically Jewish blogs is unconfirmed, those with knowledge of the blogosphere say the pool is substantial. Jewish blogs, or Web diaries, run...
January 5, 2006 | 7:00 pm
For UCLA geography professor Jared Diamond, the fall of a great civilization can come down to fish.
"Fish prices have tripled; fish form a significant part of our diet," Diamond told The Journal. "At the rate we're going, most of the world's major fisheries will be gone within a...
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The Middle Eastern fusion music on "Hamsa" is so insidiously infectious and rhythmic that you will not only be humming along but tapping your feet, as well.
"It was never intended to become an album," said Carvin Knowles, the CD's creator. "It was how I felt at the time. But I kept...
September 26, 2002 | 8:00 pm
This address was given Sept. 17, 2002, at morning prayers at Harvard University's Memorial Church in Cambridge, Mass.
I speak with you today, not as president of [Harvard] University, but as a concerned member of our community, about something that I never thought I would become...
April 11, 2002 | 8:00 pm
It was on full display last year at the global anti-racism conference in Durban, South Africa, but the "demonization" of Israel has reached a fever pitch during the past month with the surging death toll in the Middle East, say Jewish observers.
Even as Holocaust Remembrance Day is...
October 25, 2001 | 8:00 pm