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The Kitniyot Dilemma

May Ashkenazim eat rice and legumes on Pesach?

by Professor David Golinkin | Comments Off on The Kitniyot Dilemma
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The Women of Women’s League

A network of committed and connected women

by Rita L. Wertlieb | Comments Off on The Women of Women’s League

Women Speak: V is for Vashti

LISA KOGEN illustrates how Vashti has been transformed from a vilified harridan to a vindicated heroine of the Purim story thanks to a popular program from Women’s League

by Lisa Kogen | 1 Comment
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CJ Reviews: Children’s Books

BERYL BRESGI looks at some new titles for Hanukah

by Beryl Bresgi | Comments Off on CJ Reviews: Children’s Books
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Chanukah: A Darker Tale

The real story behind the holiday should strengthen our resolve to reject extremism

by Jonathan Engel | Comments Off on Chanukah: A Darker Tale
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When Jews Play Santa

In this excerpt from his new book, a prominent scholar looks at Jews who love to volunteer on Christmas, just one of the many ways we have adapted to a holiday that’s hard to ignore.

by Joshua Eli Plaut | Comments Off on When Jews Play Santa
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Tapping the Passion of USY Alumni

United Synagogue announces a new alumni association

by Andrea Glick | Comments Off on Tapping the Passion of USY Alumni
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Critical Loyalty: Defending Israel Should Be Complex

ALEX SINCLAIR is adamant that students need to understand the country’s complexities to be successful Israel advocates

by Alex Sinclair | Comments Off on Critical Loyalty: Defending Israel Should Be Complex
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The Meaning of Being Young Jews Today

Noted researcher ARIELA KEYSAR was pleased by what she heard from a group of high school students

by Ariela Keysar | Comments Off on The Meaning of Being Young Jews Today
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When is Education Experiential Education?

MARK S. YOUNG elaborates on why it takes facilitation and reflection to create truly experiential education

by Mark S. Young | Comments Off on When is Education Experiential Education?
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