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WORLD NEWS What Do Palestinian Terrorists Want By Bassam Tawil, Gatestone Institute The Yeshiva University Student Medical Ethics Society and Yeshiva Universitys Center for the Jewish Future Present

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NATIONAL NEWS Nefesh BNefesh to Launch 18Event Aliyah Tour of North America By JLNJ Staff New YorkNefesh BNefesh is launching a 10day Aliyah Tour across North America this month, featuring special in

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COMMUNITY NEWS Rinat Yisrael to Host Musical Evening of Cantorial Classics By JLNJ Staff It will be an evening of musical excellence at Congregation Rinat Yisrael in Teaneck, as two of todays cantori

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DVAR TORAH One Day We Will All Be Together By Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb I picked him up at the airport. He was arriving in Baltimore, where I was then a rabbi, to deliver an address and then return ho

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ISRAEL Spotlight Israel Avigayil Wiener By Tzvi SilverJLNJ Israel Spotlight Israel columns will feature local residents studying in Israel. We are grateful to our first interviewee, Avigayil Wiener.

A TEENS PERSPECTIVE Perspectives of Two Teens Israel Under Attack By Oren Oppenheim with Mollye Oze A note from Oren Usually this column is just my thoughts, but when it came to the current situation

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NATIONAL NEWS Who Will Be the Next President of Yeshiva University CONTINUED FROM P. 18 those on the right seeking to excommunicate liberals for heresy, and those on the left aiming to jettison their

NATIONAL NEWS Who Will Be the Next President of Yeshiva University CONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS PAGE Jonathan Sacks The case for Jonathan Sacks is almost selfevident. The former British chief rabbi is far

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FOOD WINE LINK Eat Like a Local Food expert Uri MayerChissick leads foraging tours in Israel to help preserve the regions agricultural and culinary history By Kevin Begos, printed with

THE FAMILY LINK OF NEW JERSEY Published the 3rd issue of every month CHILD DEVELOPMENT BereishitIn the Beginning By Tamara SofairFisch, Ph.D The chagim are behind us as we began the early stages of

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BPY Students Learn About Nutrition Ben Porat Yosef elementary school students learned all about healthy eating in a program, Eating the Rainbow, as presented by Nutrition Health Coach, Gila Guzman, a

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