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Last week, many of us followed with much anxiety the Supreme Court debate about the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, referred to in some circles as “Obamacare.”
Of great interest to the average American was the challenge to the requirement that almost all Americans...
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In part of an ongoing debate on health care reform, JewishJournal.com is hosting this dialogue on the pros and cons of universal health care.
In the always lively Jewish Journal of Los Angeles, Rabbi Elliot...
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Whether or not we are believers in the Obama plan, or any of the particular plans for universal health care currently winding their way through Congress, support for universal health care is an imperative in Jewish law. Although...
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Cats, monsters, horses and dinosaurs -- you can see all this and more if you head over to Universal Studios Hollywood. You have until Jan. 15 to get in for a reduced price. Buy the tickets through your synagogue or find a coupon in The Jewish Journal!
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A Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles reception welcomed 18 students participating in a cultural exchange sponsored by the Federation's Tel Aviv-Los Angeles Partnership. Fourteen students from Tel Aviv's A.D. Gordon School and four students from their paired partner,...