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Lapid’s call to disobey next government puts civil society at risk, legal analysts say

By DAVID ISSAC

– Even before taking power, Benjamin Netanyahu has found himself on the defensive over his prospective coalition’s “fringe elements.” During an NBC interview on Sunday, Netanyahu felt obliged to declare, “I’m going to safeguard Israeli...

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Synagogues are joining an ‘effective altruism’ initiative. Will the Sam Bankman-Fried scandal stop them?

By ASAF ELIA-SHALEV

(JTA) — A few years ago, Adam Azari was frustrated over how little he could do to alleviate suffering in the world with his modest income as a writer and caretaker for people with disabilities.

He kept...

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Volodymyr Zelensky named Time’s ‘person of the year’

By CALEB GUEDES-REED and GABE FRIEDMAN

(JTA) — Volodymyr Zelensky, the Jewish president of Ukraine, was named Time’s “person of the year” on Wednesday for galvanizing “the world in a way we haven’t seen in decades,” in the words of...

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OP-ED: No, Hady Amr is not ‘our friend’

By RUTHIE BLUM

– Mere hours after the announcement on Tuesday that the U.S. deputy assistant secretary of state for Israeli and Palestinian affairs had been promoted to a position that was tailor-made just for him, the American Jewish...

Today in Israeli History - December 8th

United Nations Approves Partition Plan

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