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JTA – Beatrice Marks’ one-story home might flood this week. But she laughs off the threat.   “It doesn’t faze me one bit. Not anymore,” said Marks, 86, whose … more
BOSTON (JTA) – At 15, Elias Rosenfeld became a “Dreamer.”   At the time, the Venezuela native was attending Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School in Miami, where he had … more
JTA – Hillary Clinton blamed attacks against her by Bernie Sanders during the Democratic primary for president on her eventual loss in the general election to Donald Trump. In excerpts from … more
JTA – It was a day before Hurricane Harvey was due to make landfall, and Rabbi Shira Stern knew she was headed for Texas.   As a director of Disaster Spiritual Care for the American … more
JTA – Tablet magazine has hired a journalist who was relieved of her reporting duties at a Chicago newspaper after breaking the story of three Jewish women who were ejected from a lesbian … more
(JTA) — The first thing Carl Reiner does every morning is pick up the paper and read the obituary section to check if he’s named there.   “If I’m not, I’ll … more
WASHINGTON (JTA) — The U.S. Senate approved a non-binding resolution marking the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem. The bill, sponsored by Sens. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., the … more
JTA – The American Jewish Committee presented its Moral Courage Award to B.G. Willison, an American citizen who rescued Lea Kovensky, a survivor of the 1992 bombing of the Israeli Embassy in … more
NEW YORK (JTA) – On the morning of June 5, 1967, as Arab armies and Israel clashed following weeks of tension, Rabbi Irving “Yitz” Greenberg sat anxiously amid his congregants at … more
JTA – The One America Movement, a faith- and community-based initiative to bridge growing divisions in U.S. society through community service and dialogue, is launching in cities across the … more
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