Stephen Hawking is much in the news these days. His personal story, the subject of the recently released film “The Theory of Everything,” is already spoken of as an Oscar contender. Diagnosed in 1963 with the dreaded Lou Gehrig’s disease and given two years to live, he went on to a...
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A roundup of the most talked about political and global stories in the Jewish world this week:
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To Read: Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns shares his view on the different ways America can promote democracy in today's Middle East-
Democratic reform can proceed in different ways and...
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