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  • Reflections on the Charleston murders from Berlin: A conscience

    By Rabbi Mordecai Finley

    June 22, 2015 | 1:35 pm

    I was sitting at the lunch tables yesterday here at the language school in Berlin, checking the news, when I read of the massacre at Emanuel AME in Charleston. My heart stopped in grief, thinking of the horror in that church. A very deep sadness came over me, for the victims and...

  • Jerusalem streets quiet after terror attack

    November 19, 2014 | 2:53 pm

    This story originally appeared on The Media Line

    At least five confirmed terror attacks have ravaged Jerusalem’s streets during the past month, spreading fear and havoc among Jerusalemites and encouraging debates about whether the violence augurs the start of a Third Intifada.

  • Book: Jack the Ripper was a Jewish barber from Poland

    September 8, 2014 | 11:03 am

    The serial killer Jack the Ripper was identified through DNA as a Jewish barber who immigrated to London from Poland, according to a new book.

    Businessman Russell Edwards, an amateur Jack the Ripper sleuth, and molecular biologist Dr. Jari Louhelainen of Liverpool John Moores...