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Jewish and Arab youth playing baseball together

Jewish youth feel morality is essential to their Jewish identity

By providing youth with hands-on philanthropy experiences, we can help them mobilize their Jewish values, maximize their community impact and come together as a community to fight for change

By WAYNE GREEN
20/07/2021

The fracturing of liberal Judaism over Jewish particularism - opinion

The growing inclination among liberal Jews to deemphasize Jewish distinctiveness is the gravest threat to the future of liberal Judaism.

By AMMIEL HIRSCH
27/05/2021
New Knesset member Avi Maoz seen at the Knesset , ahead of the opening Knesset session of the new go

Far-right Noam MK denigrates democracy in maiden Knesset speech

Labor MK and Reform leader Rabbi Gilad Kariv condemned Maoz’s speech as "Israeli fascism and Jewish fundamentalism."

Nicole Krauss, the acclaimed author of The History of Love.

American author Nicole Krauss receives prize for Jewish literature

Krauss was chosen by the Sami Rohr Prize panel of judges for her "valuable contribution to Jewish literature."

Cartagena, Colombia

Prominent lawyer with Jewish roots under fire for identifying as Latinx

"My cultural identity was formed as a result of my family, both chosen and chosen for me, and that has always been Latinx,” Bannan said.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
09/01/2021
A large menorah in the central square of Birodjan, Jewish Autonomous Oblast in Russia

‘Ethnicity, not religion, focus of post-Soviet Jewish identity’ – study

“We are quite confident that the process of ethnic and cultural assimilation of former Soviet Union Jews and their families is reversible.”

Participants carry Israeli flags at the 'Celebrate Israel'' parade along Fifth Avenue in New York

Strong Jewish identities will safeguard Israel's future

Our Common Destiny Project: Strengthening Jewish Identity

By DR. LAURA SHAW FRANK
29/10/2020

What do I look like?

I don’t take selfies, though my children and grandchildren take photos on their phones.

By RABBI RAYMOND APPLE
15/10/2020

Parashat Masei: Understanding Jews who don’t support Israel

It is tempting to dismiss these opponents merely as self-hating Jews, thinking, “What type of proud Jew could possibly be opposed to the Jewish state?”

By MOSHE TARAGIN
15/07/2020
‘MAD MEN’ creator Matthew Weiner

‘Mad Men’ creator Matthew Weiner: 'I really value Israeli creativity'

"I really value it, not only as our cultural tradition but also as a creative force."

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