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Did the Jewish Week, the Forward and JTA Miss Mrs. Sandler’s Remarks? April 10, 2012    8:41 am

By Rabbi Avi Shafran After a hail of French police gunfire relieved humanity of the noxious presence of Mohamed Merah, the 23- ...

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JTA President: JTA is Irreplaceable, So Help Out June 16, 2009    3:55 pm

The following letter was penned by Elisa Spungen Bildner, president of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA), a Jewish news service: Dear Reader: I’m writing to you because I’m concerned about JTA’s future and need your help. As a former reporter, I am passionate about strong ...

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JTA Report Claims “ArtScroll Facing Challenge from Modern Orthodox” April 7, 2009    2:44 pm

The following is from a JTA report today: For decades, Mesorah Publications has towered over the English-language Jewish publishing world like a Goliath. The Orthodox publishing firm’s siddur, produced under the ArtScroll imprint, is the most common prayer text in American Orthodox synagogues, and its myriad translations of religious books — ...

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Digesting the New Pew Data on the State of American Orthodoxy August 31, 2015    7:15 am

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer Triumphalism? Pride? Encouragement? What exactly are the messages that we should glean from newly-released Pew Research Center data about Orthodox ...

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Dutch Chief Rabbi: Netherlands Should Apologize Officially For Holocaust-Era Complicity August 10, 2015    2:18 am

The Dutch chief rabbi called on the prime minister of the Netherlands to apologize officially for the kingdom’s collaboration with Nazi Germany in the ...

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Obama to Meet With Jewish Leaders for First Time Since Iran Nuclear Deal August 4, 2015    12:04 pm

President Barack Obama will meet with Jewish leaders for the first time since world powers reached a deal with Iran on its nuclear program. ...

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The Birth of a New Denomination, and Secession at the RCA July 16, 2015    12:48 pm

By I. Schwartz The Yated has been one of the few organs in our community to have tracked the dangerous development of Open Orthodoxy and has had the guts ...

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Open Orthodox Founder Avi Weiss Quits the RCA July 1, 2015    2:50 pm

Avi Weiss, the controversial founder of “Open Orthodoxy,” has quit from the ...

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Rabbi Weiss: Please Don’t Confuse Form with Substance June 30, 2015    6:10 pm

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer Winds of secession are in the air. Rabbi Avi Weiss and his ...

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Joe Lieberman Says Next President Will be Closer to Israel June 7, 2015    7:19 am

Former U.S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman, in an interview with JTA, surmised that the next U.S. administration would be friendlier with ...

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