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Synagogues and the Jewish Community

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  • Meeting of Catholic, Jewish Figures Blasts Anti-Zionism as Anti-Semitism

    By Florencia Arbiser

    Reprinted news article about a meeting between Jewish and Catholic religious leaders in Argentina and the statement they issued "rejecting anti-Zionism as a form of anti-Semitism."

    Date: 07-20-2006
  • Accusations of Anti-Semitism Roil Germany's Literary, Political World

    By Toby Axelrod

    Reprinted news article about the controversy over a famous and (many think) anti-Semitic German author, Martin Walser, and his new book, Death of a Critic.

    Date: 07-25-2006
  • More Than Just the Architecture

    By Marilyn Green

    The personal narrative of a woman who found her visit to the cathedrals of Europe an artistic, historical and cultural experience.

    Date: 06-20-2007
  • Sarkozy's Jewish Grandpa

    By Jean Cohen

    News story on a book that details the Greek-Jewish roots of French President Nicolas Sarkozy.

    Date: 01-11-2008
  • Let's Make the Language of Jewish Prayer Inclusive

    By Edmund Case

    The personal narrative of a man who feels that a translated ending to a morning prayer, in which one thanks God for making him or her a Jew, excludes the non-Jews of his synagogue.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • Despite "Limitations," Population Study Will Be Released

    By Joe Berkofsky

    Reprinted news article about potential sources of inaccuracies in the 2000-2001 National Jewish Population Survey. 

    Date: 07-12-2006
  • Nation Divided: Coping With Racism in the Jewish Community

    By Aliza Hausman

    Like many Jews of color, the author sometimes has to represent all people of color in Jewish social situations.

    Date: 09-11-2008
  • Social Science and the Intermarriage Debate

    By Edmund Case

    Reprinted professional view from Ed Case contrasting the anti-outreach conclusions of Sylvia Barack Fishman’s social scientific study to "other available information," including the personal narratives collected for an essay contest b

    Date: 11-21-2006
  • Why the Jewish Community Needs to Change Its Approach to Intermarriage

    By Charlotte Honigman-Smith

    Opinion piece and personal narrative from a young woman presenting herself as an example of how Jewishly involved children and spouses in interfaith families and intermarriages not only can be, but already are. 

    Date: 07-31-2006
  • A Snapshot of American Jewry

    By Joe Berkofsky

    Reprinted news story reporting the findings of the 2001 American Jewish Population Survey, which pits declining numbers yet increasing education.  Author also describes the opposing viewpoints of "inreach" vs. "outreach" as the be

    Date: 11-27-2006

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