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Two Israeli wines place in ‘Top 100’ lists of Wine Enthusiast Magazine

Two Israeli wines place in ‘Top 100’ lists of Wine Enthusiast Magazine

Israeli wines have long graced the tables of Jewish homes, and it’s nice to see recognition of quality and popularity in one of the most famous wine publications...

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History of Polish Jews museum opens in Warsaw

History of Polish Jews museum opens in Warsaw

Michele AlperinJNS.org Given that half of the 6 million Jews who died in the Holocaust came from Poland, many descendants of Polish Jews may be surprised to learn...

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Nebraska: a good example of honouring a parent

Nebraska: a good example of honouring a parent

How do you honour a parent? Frankly, I did not know until I was in college at Yeshiva University. My Torah learning career began late and my notion of honouring...

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Author tells unsung story of Jewish NBA giant

Author tells unsung story of Jewish NBA giant

Matt RobinsonJNS.org Baseball Hall-of-Famers Hank Greenberg and Sandy Koufax are household names both in their sport and in the pantheon of Jewish professional athletes....

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Irish Holocaust memorial organization backtracks on guideline not to mention Israel

(JNS.org) – An Irish Holocaust memorial organization said that Israel will be mentioned at a Dublin commemoration ceremony in January in response to reports that...

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