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NYC makes voting registration forms available in Yiddish

NEW YORK (JTA) – The New York City Board of Elections began making voting registration forms available in Yiddish on Sept. 19.  More...

Obama calls for end to Palestinian incitement, Israeli settlement

WASHINGTON (JTA) – In his swan song to the United Nations, President Barack Obama again urged the Palestinians to end incitement and Israel to end settlement.  More...

Letters to God delivered to Western Wall

JERUSALEM (JTA) – Hundreds of letters addressed to God, “Our Heavenly Father” and other monikers, were delivered to the Western Wall on Sept. 19.  Israel Post Director General Danny Goldstein handed the letters over to the rabbi of the Western Wall, Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz. The letters will be placed in the cracks of the stones of the Wall.   More...

Chabad campus crowd: Not there for booze or to put on black hats

NEW YORK – Fifteen years ago, most Jewish college students had one game in town: their local Hillel, which offered a pluralistic, broad approach to Jewish programming. That has changed. More...

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