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Israeli Researchers at Forefront of Fight Against Breast Cancer

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About 2.1 million women worldwide developed breast cancer in 2018, according to the World Health Organization. Last year also saw some 627,000 fatalities due to...

Israeli Students Train Guide Dogs for the Blind

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Shir Tabac had always yearned for a dog, but it wasn’t until she completed her military service and went to college that she felt...

German Politicians Condemn Yom Kippur Attack; Jewish Leader Says Community Needs More Protection

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President Frank-Walter Steinmeier of Germany said the state “must protect Jewish life” in the aftermath of a shooting attack near a synagogue in Halle,...

Alumni of These Jewish Summer Camps Are Making Aliyah In Droves

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Every Friday, the staff and campers at Camp Ramah Nyack gather for a ceremony called Shishi Al Hamigrash – Hebrew for “Friday on the...

MICA Grads Design Exhibit on Lodz Ghetto Liquidation

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When World War II began, there were close to 200,000 Jewish residents of Lodz, Poland, about one-third of the population, according to the United...

They Were There: North Oaks Veterans Remember D-Day

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“Our mission was to secure the beaches from mines, requiring our ship to precede the fleet and troop carriers by an hour,” remembers Marvin...

‘Confronting Hate’

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One block from the dead-end of Light Street in South Baltimore sits a tidy, unassuming corner brick rowhouse, a small awning shading its front...

Jewish Dating App Exposes Records of 200,000 Users

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The Jewish dating app JCrush exposed around 200,000 user records due to an unencrypted database, reported TechCrunch, which exclusively obtained the data from security...

Olga’s Legacy

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There are many stories, perhaps millions, of Holocaust survivor descendants who are alive today only because the tenuous threads between life and death were...

Israel is holding new elections. What comes next?

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JERUSALEM — The blame game started shortly after midnight on Thursday morning. The Knesset’s vote to dissolve itself and hold a second national election in...