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August 12, 2016  RSS feed
Front Page

Soldier teaches campers about Israel and learns about American Judaism

Even though Ofer Nissim grew up more than 6,500 miles away, his time in Tampa this summer showed him that Israel and America are not all that different.  More...

Israel genocide claim exposes Black Lives, Jewish fissure

NEW YORK – The co-author of the Black Lives Matter platform passage accusing Israel of “genocide” defended the term, saying Israel’s actions fit in its wider definition.  More...

Good ground game helps Tampa Bay Chabad win national contest for new play equipment

Kids can learn a lot on a playground. They learn about cooperation, sportsmanship, leadership, independence and to try new things. Conveying that message in a video, as well as a concerted voting campaign, helped Chabad of Tampa Bay win a national contest to receive a $20,000 grant for a new playground. More...

World News

Why Jews should fear TrumpDear Editor: Cleverly slipped into Trump’s acceptance speech was a pa...
Reader: Democrats’ anti-SemitismDear Editor:
Rabbi disappoints by reneging on RNCDear Editor: Re: Ivanka Trump’s rabbi withdraws from Republican Conve...


ObituaryNANCY ABRAMS, 70, of St. Petersburg, died July 12....
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