Gaza strip hospitals closed by cleaning worker strike Hospitals in the Gaza strip remain closed since a cleaning worker strike began two weeks ago.

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STORY HIGHLIGHTS Editor’s note: Joel Baden is professor of Hebrew Bible at Yale University. The opinions in this column belong to him

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Rick Perry is wrong about Hanukkah

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While serving as a board member, he was the driving force in Supplemental Health Care's decision to become certified by The Joint Commission.

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Fred L. Brown Elected Chairman Of Supplemental Health Care


European Parliament votes to recognize Palestine state The European Parliament has adopted a resolution recognizing Palestinian statehood in principle. A total of 498 MEPs voted in favor, while 88 were against. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe…

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Connecticut rabbis apply the Torahs teachings to a hot-button issue By Cindy Mindell Anyone who has sat at the seder table knows the basic Jewish attitude toward immigrants: In each generation, each person is obligated to see himself or herself as though he or she personally came forth from Egypt. In the Torah and Talmud, there are no fewer than 35 directives about how to treat the stranger.

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THE JEWISH VIEW ON IMMIGRATION

Navigation Home About Editorial Board News CT News National/World Around Connecticut Jewish Life Torah Portion Jewish Holidays Arts & Entertainment Jewish Food Kolot Milestones Submit Milestone Calendar Community Calendar Jewish Holidays Opinion Editorial Op-Ed Columns Letters to the Ledger Obituaries JL Blog Published on December 17th, 2014 | by LedgerOnline Judith Alter Kallman of Greenwich and Carol and Peter Lilienthal of Stamford were honored at the Anti-Defamation Leagues (ADL) 2014 Daniel R. Ginsberg Humanitarian Award Reception on Dec. 7 at Burning Tree Country Club in Greenwich.

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ADL honors three Fairfield County residents

This time of year, people celebrate lots of religious holidays, so we wanted to wish some people a happy first day of Hanukkah! And these people are celebs who have famously converted to Judaism! Whether it was for love or a sense of belonging, some people like Tom Arnold and Isla Fisher decided to take the leap of faith and convert. Curious who else is on the list

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Happy Hanukkah! Check Out These Celebs Who Converted To Judaism!

The repercussions of a resolution that ends the Israeli occupation would have a resounding effect on Palestinians.

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Palestinians sceptical of UN statehood vote


Israel military kill Palestinian man during West Bank clashes Israeli soldiers have shot and killed a Palestinian man during clashes in the West Bank, according to the military. It said soldiers had been trying to make an arrest at the Qalandiya refugee… By: NEWS 24/7

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Israel military kill Palestinian man during West Bank clashes – Video

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Under Abbas, majority say they can't speak freely

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