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WORLD NEWS German Memorials Reveal Clash Between Holocaust Guilt and AntiZionism By Alina Dain SharonJNS.org Germany is known for a strong statelevel commitment to atoning for its Holocaust past, man

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RESPONSA Modern Orthodox Halacha By Rabbi Neal Turk In his recent article, Response to Dean David Berger on Open Orthodoxy August 20, 2015, Rabbi Ysoscher Katz explains in clear terms how those in th

ANALYSIS ReEvaluating Talmud Torah for Women By Rabbi Jeremy Wieder Editors Note Rabbi Jeremy Wieder, a Rosh Yeshiva at RIETS, responded to queries from a number of students and friends as to how he

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ANALYSIS Women and Talmud Study Toning Down the Rhetoric, Clarifying the Obscure By Avrohom Gordimer We have all read about the recent vibrant and often even nasty discussion of women studying Talmud

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NATIONALWORLD NEWS Over 100 Charedi American Rabbis Urge Communities to Report Child Abuse to Civil Authorities Onehundredandeight prominent Charedi rabbis and Jewish educators from across the United

WORLD NEWS Student Conference Imparts Fearlessness, Solidarity to Young ProIsrael Leaders By Sean SavageJNS.org On a hot midAugust day in Boston, when many of the citys tens of thousands of college s

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NEWS FROM ISRAEL Interdisciplinary UniversityBased Autism Center Created Planned investment of 75 million USD The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Hadassah Medical Center will establish the fir

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NEWS FROM ISRAEL Technology and Tikkun Olam Israel Paves the Way By Daniela Berkowitz Decades have passed since Israelis invented a modernized drip irrigation to make the desert bloom, yet Israeli in

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COMMUNITY NEWS Friendship Circle End of Summer Campers Have a Wild Time The summer isnt complete for many children in our community, who traditionally end their summer with Bergen Countys Friendship

COMMUNITY NEWS Young Israel Sisterhood Ultimate PreChag Boutique to Be Bigger, Better By Elizabeth Kratz TeaneckThe 200member strong Sisterhood of the Young Israel of Teaneck is pulling out all the s

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COMMUNITY NEWS Friendship Circle Fun Walk and Carnival to Support Families of Special Needs Children By Caryn StarrGates TEANECKBergen County residents are invited to the Friendship Circle of Bergen

COMMUNITY NEWS Talia Mizikovsky Takes Helm of Hillel of Northern New Jersey CONTINUED FROM P. 1 with him to learn the particulars of each campus. One of the new projects that NNJ Hillel has begun is

COMMUNITY NEWS The JYEP Hebrew School Reflections of a Big Sister By Zehava Rothberg The Jewish Youth Encounter Program, JYEP, is a Hebrew School in Teaneck where, in addition to the children learnin

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BERGEN NEWS BRIEFS Maayanot to Host Annual Yom Iyun Maayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls, located at 1650 Palisade Avenue in Teaneck, will host its annual Yom Iyun on September 20, from 930 a.m. to

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COMMUNITY NEWS Top NJ Elected Officials Join Rescuer and Rescued at Hudson County Jewish Business Alliance Luncheon By Michelle Sabbagh and Jonathan Shabshaikhes On August 11th, 2015, the Hudson Coun

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TABC Parents Unleash Their Inner Artists On Tuesday Aug. 11, the Parents Association at TABC TAPA had a meetandgreet for both new and existing TABC parents. Some 26 women from near and far came out t

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