Friday, May 29, 2020


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A Time for Unity, a Time for Leadership

We are rapidly approaching a momentous occasion -- the 50th anniversary of Israel. It should be a time for unquestioned Jewish pride and Jewish unity. Yet this may not be the case.

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Jewish Schools Have Reopened in the Netherlands, but Some Worry That Their Security Is Compromised

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