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The St. Helena Star
Onstage and OnscreenAug 28 and Aug. 30 at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29, at 8:30 p.m. “Women’s Balcon
The St. Helena Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Aug 28 and Aug. 30 at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29, at 8:30 p.m. “Women’s Balcony (Ismach Hatani)“ The women in an Orthodox Jewish community in Jerusalem are appalled when their synagogue gets a strict new rabbi who preaches rigid gender... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Man-Eating Plant, Marilyn As A Femme Fatale, And A Male Buddy Filmto keep custody of his son in "Menashe." Also opening Friday is the indie film
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
to keep custody of his son in "Menashe." Also opening Friday is the indie film "Menashe." It looks to Brookyn's ultra-orthodox Jewish community as a recent widower battles for custody of his son. Joshua Z. Weinstein's film gives us a rare look... Read more
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JTA
Israeli Defense Minister says army not pushing ‘feminist agenda’ with mixed-gender unitsIsrael’s security. Therefore its considerations are solely operational consider
JTA / Posted 5 days ago
Israel’s security. Therefore its considerations are solely operational considerations.” Rabbis and other members of the Orthodox Jewish community have increasingly worried about the immodesty of men serving alongside women. In March, Rabbi... Read more
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NBC New York
Orthodox Jewish Group Sues NJ town to Keep Religious MarkersAn Orthodox Jewish community group has sued a New Jersey town that has moved to
NBC New York / Posted 9 days ago
An Orthodox Jewish community group has sued a New Jersey town that has moved to block the group from building a religious boundary made up of white plastic piping through town. The Bergen Rockland Eruv Association and two New York residents filed... Read more
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FOX News
Orthodox Jewish group sues town to keep religious markersMAHWAH, N.J. – An Orthodox Jewish community group has sued a New Jersey town th
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. – An Orthodox Jewish community group has sued a New Jersey town that has moved to block the group from building a religious boundary made up of white plastic piping through town. The Bergen Rockland Eruv Association and two New York... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Orthodox Jewish group sues town to keep religious markers AP News | 08/12/17 09:08 AM MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) -- An Orthodox Jewish communit
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 10 days ago
AP News | 08/12/17 09:08 AM MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) -- An Orthodox Jewish community group has sued a New Jersey town that has moved to block the group from building a religious boundary made up of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Orthodox Jewish group sues town to keep religious markersMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — An Orthodox Jewish community group has sued a New Jersey to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — An Orthodox Jewish community group has sued a New Jersey town that has moved to block the group from building a religious boundary made up of white plastic piping through town. The Bergen Rockland Eruv (A'-roov) Association and... Read more
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New York Post
Judge tosses gay black man’s bias suit against city over beatdownand the men found guilty of a brutal, Shomrim beat-down that left him blind — b
New York Post / Posted 11 days ago
and the men found guilty of a brutal, Shomrim beat-down that left him blind — but ruled the fashion pupil can still sue the Orthodox Jewish community watch group behind the attack. Brooklyn Federal Judge Nicholas Garaufis conceded that, while Taj... Read more
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FOX News
Town response to Jewish community stirs anti-Semitism fearsMAHWAH, N.J. – Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey t
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. – Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an Orthodox Jewish community just across the New York border plans to expand, and backlash from those who say the opposition raises worries... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Town response to Jewish community stirs anti-Semitism fearsMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jer
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 12 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an Orthodox Jewish community just across the New York border plans to expand, and backlash from those who say the opposition raises... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Town response to Jewish community stirs anti-Semitism fearsMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jer
The New Canaan News / Posted 12 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an Orthodox Jewish community just across the New York border plans to expand, and backlash from those who say the opposition raises... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Town response to Jewish community stirs anti-Semitism fearsMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jer
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an Orthodox Jewish community just across the New York border plans to expand, and backlash from those who say the opposition raises... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Town response to Jewish community stirs anti-Semitism fearsMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jer
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an ultra-Orthodox Jewish community just across the New York border plans to expand, and backlash from those who say the opposition... Read more
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NBC New York
Town Response to Jewish Community Stirs Anti-Semitism Fearsstrips of PVC piping placed on utility poles around a New Jersey town bordering
NBC New York / Posted 13 days ago
strips of PVC piping placed on utility poles around a New Jersey town bordering New York have stirred worries that an ultra-Orthodox Jewish community plans to expand. Along with a measure to limit Mahwah’s parks to town residents, it has led to... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Town response to Jewish community stirs anti Semitism fearsN.J. (AP) -- Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey tow
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
N.J. (AP) -- Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an ultra-Orthodox Jewish community just across the New York border plans to expand, and backlash from those who say the opposition... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Town response to Jewish community stirs anti-Semitism fearsMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jer
Darien News-Review / Posted 13 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an ultra-Orthodox Jewish community just across the New York border plans to expand, and backlash from those who say the opposition... Read more
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The Jewish Press
‘It’s Important For Me That The Jewish Community Feels Protected’: An Interview with Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez | Sara Lehmann | 18 Av 5777 – August 9, 2017accused of a crime, they want to know the Brooklyn DA office is going to be fai
The Jewish Press / Posted 13 days ago
accused of a crime, they want to know the Brooklyn DA office is going to be fair. What have you learned from Brooklyn’s Orthodox Jewish community? I’ve learned that the Jewish community of Brooklyn is not monolithic. The communities are... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Town response to Jewish community stirs anti-Semitism fearsMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jer
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an ultra-Orthodox Jewish community just across the New York border plans to expand, and backlash from those who say the opposition... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Town response to Jewish community stirs anti-Semitism fearsMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jer
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an ultra-Orthodox Jewish community just across the New York border plans to expand, and backlash from those who say the opposition... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Town response to Jewish community stirs anti-Semitism fearsMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jer
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an ultra-Orthodox Jewish community just across the New York border plans to expand, and backlash from those who say the opposition... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Four People Shot at Party at New Jersey Sports Complexof two years previously. Lakewood also made international news earlier this su
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 16 days ago
of two years previously. Lakewood also made international news earlier this summer after 26 members of the town's dominant Orthodox Jewish community were arrested for welfare fraud. Those arrests spurred anti-Semitic attacks in the town, police... Read more
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NBC New York
Four People Shot at Party at New Jersey Sports Complexof two years previously. Lakewood also made international news earlier this su
NBC New York / Posted 16 days ago
of two years previously. Lakewood also made international news earlier this summer after 26 members of the town's dominant Orthodox Jewish community were arrested for welfare fraud. Those arrests spurred anti-Semitic attacks in the town, police... Read more
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New York Post
Slumlord accused of throwing mattress at wife, kicking her outJudge Vargas notes that Leah reluctantly sought an order of protection against
New York Post / Posted 19 days ago
Judge Vargas notes that Leah reluctantly sought an order of protection against her husband because, as a member of the Orthodox Jewish community, “It’s very hard to speak out against authority figures.” She’s also suing him for divorce after... Read more
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New York Post
Why IKEA edits women out of its catalogs— but both show the same model and are posed in the same style. In February, a
New York Post / Posted 19 days ago
— but both show the same model and are posed in the same style. In February, a special edition was also released for the Orthodox Jewish community in Israel, featuring men and boys, but no women or girls. The snaps also show the males studying... Read more
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The Forward
I Wrote About the Opioid Crisis in the Jewish Community. The Response Was Overwhelminghad some denial to work through even then. I considered myself informed and awa
The Forward / Posted 19 days ago
had some denial to work through even then. I considered myself informed and aware of the problems that were facing the Orthodox Jewish community, an entity that was such an integral part of my upbringing. Yet there was my altruistic, community... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Prosecutor tells NJ police to ignore rule that may target Jewsracial profiling and unlawful searches and seizures. The ordinance could also i
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 24 days ago
racial profiling and unlawful searches and seizures. The ordinance could also illegally target out-of-state members of the Orthodox Jewish community who use Mahwah’s parks, Grewal said. Grewal’s letter comes after the town ordered a Jewish... Read more
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chroniclelive
Reports of anti-Semitism in Gateshead's Jewish community rocketby passersby. There was also a case of a property being damaged. The rise in
chroniclelive / Posted 25 days ago
by passersby. There was also a case of a property being damaged. The rise in Gateshead, which has the largest ultra Orthodox Jewish community outside of London, may be the result of new types of incident reporting, CST said, and could be due... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore Shomrim neighborhood patrol assists in carjacking arrestgunpoint carjacking of a 64-year-old man in Northwest Baltimore — an arrest cit
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
gunpoint carjacking of a 64-year-old man in Northwest Baltimore — an arrest city police credited to the help of Shomrim, an Orthodox Jewish community watch group. Mikayal Hendris, of the 2600 block of Oswego Avenue in Greenspring, is charged with... Read more
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DEBKAfile
This is a war for sovereign control of Temple Mtexactly that such action would ignite flames which would claim many Israeli and
DEBKAfile / Posted a month ago
exactly that such action would ignite flames which would claim many Israeli and Palestinian lives. Halamish is a small Orthodox Jewish community of 250 families, not far from Ramallah, which is walled, gated and guarded. Nevertheless, a 19-year... Read more
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