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Judy Blume on Censorship, Death Threats, Divorce, and Not Retiring Like Philip Roth

Judy Blume on Censorship, Death Threats, Divorce, and Not Retiring Like Philip Roth
By July 14, 2014

“This is America: we don’t have censorship, we have, you know, freedom to read, freedom to write… we don’t ban books. But then they did.” Read More

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John Legend Thinks You’re Beautiful Wearing a Kippah and Tallit

John Legend Thinks You’re Beautiful Wearing a Kippah and Tallit
By July 11, 2014

Singer-songwriter’s new music video celebrates the beauty of all women—including one bat mitzvah girl. Read More

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Hope For Shuttered Kosher Cupcake Chain Crumbs

Hope For Shuttered Kosher Cupcake Chain Crumbs
By July 10, 2014

A reprieve at the eleventh hour? Read More

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Spotlight On: Gabriel Kahane—Composer, Musician, Bard of Los Angeles

Spotlight On: Gabriel Kahane—Composer, Musician, Bard of Los Angeles
By July 10, 2014

On his latest album “The Ambassador,” the 33-year-old musician transcends musical genres, with L.A. as his muse. Read More

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President Barack Obama Affirms U.S. Commitment to Israel, Urges Peace

President Barack Obama Affirms U.S. Commitment to Israel, Urges Peace
By July 9, 2014

“Peace is necessary, just, and possible.” Read More

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New Generation of Orthodox Women Artists “In Progress” at Stern College Exhibit

New Generation of Orthodox Women Artists “In Progress” at Stern College Exhibit
By July 8, 2014

Stern College’s senior art show, on display through July 13, celebrates the process of creation. Read More

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Rachel Fraenkel Offers Condolences to Family of Murdered Palestinian Teen

Rachel Fraenkel Offers Condolences to Family of Murdered Palestinian Teen
By July 7, 2014

Mother of Naftali Fraenkel expresses sympathy for family of Muhammad Abu Khdeir. Read More

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