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  • Happy Passover...The Bible Never Happened!

    By Gil Mann

    Reprinted professional advice about the lack of historical proof of the Exodus story, and the religous implications of not knowing whether Jews were ever slaves in Egypt.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Lustiger Was a Bridge and Puzzle to Those in the Interfaith World

    By Ben Harris

    News article about the death of Cardinal Jean-Marie Lustiger, a Catholic official who was instrumental in Jewish-Catholic interreligious dialogue but who also was a convert from Judaism.

    Date: 08-13-2007
  • Adam Bronfman: The Inside Outsider

    By Sue Fishkoff

    Profile of Adam Bronfman, an intermarried Jewish philanthropist who focuses his efforts on outreach to interfaith families.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Chanukah Outreach Event In Prague Draws Miraculous Number Of People

    By Magnus Bennett

    Reprinted news article about a hugely successful outreach effort in Prague, when thousands of people attended a Hanukkah event at a time when the Jewish community is just starting to accept alternatives to Orthodoxy.

    Date: 08-08-2006
  • A Question for Lieberman

    By Zeev Chafets

    Reprinted editorial column accusing Joe Lieberman of religious fundamentalism, including harsh criticism of the Liebermans’ connection to Shaare Zedek, a hospital whose fertility clinic "discriminates against mixed couples".

    Date: 07-10-2006
  • The Passion of the Christ: A Response

    By Rabbi Samuel N. Gordon

    Review of Mel Gibsonís Passion of the Christ, which seeks to depict the story of Jesus as told by the Gospels.

    Date: 02-13-2007
  • Sen. Lieberman: Intermarriage is Kosher

    By Binyamin H. Jolkovsky

    Reprinted news article about Senator Joe Lieberman’s declaration that intermarriage is OK, and the shocked and dismayed responses of Orthodox and Conservative movement leaders.

    Date: 07-31-2006
  • Sweet And Loeb: Lisa Loeb's Album "Cake and Pie" Is a Salute to Wanting It All

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    Profile of Lisa Loeb, a folk rock musician made famous in the 1990’s by her hit single "Stay" and who grew up Jewish in a largely non-Jewish environment.

    Date: 02-21-2007
  • Israeli Arab Stirs the Pot with Absurdist Film on Middle East

    By Tom Tugend

    Review of Divine Intervention, about three Israelis bound by love but separated by borders and checkpoints.

    Date: 05-21-2007
  • For Kerry's Jewish Brother, Pickle Choice is Order of Day

    By Uriel Heilman

    Interview with Cameron Kerry, presidential hopeful John Kerry’s brother, during a series of meetings with Jewish constituents in New York City about everything from Kerry’s politics to his favorite Jewish foods.

    Date: 02-18-2007

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