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Azrieli Music Project competition begins for two desirable prizes

Azrieli Music Project competition begins for two desirable prizes

For all of Sharon Azrieli Perez’s life, music has played a central role. Four years ago she began piecing together a plan to create the Azrieli Music Project (AMP),...

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Canadian survivors return for anniversary of Auschwitz’s liberation

Canadian survivors return for anniversary of Auschwitz’s liberation

NEW YORK – A historic delegation of five Canadian survivors of Auschwitz were in Poland this week to participate in the Jan. 27 observance of the 70th anniversary...

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Kansas Jewish sites shooter found mentally competent, state seeks death penalty

Kansas Jewish sites shooter found mentally competent, state seeks death penalty

(JNS.org) – White supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan member Frazier Glenn Miller, Jr., who fatally shot three people at two Jewish facilities in Kansas earlier...

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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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‘Death’ was life-changing experience for this rabbi

‘Death’ was life-changing experience for this rabbi

Many of us are too busy living to make plans for an afterlife. This was Alon Anava’s experience as well. Rabbi Anava, as he is called today, is definitely not...

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