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Florida Holocaust museum partners with Yad Vashem on victims’ names recovery campaign

The Florida Holocaust Museum is partnering with Yad Vashem in Israel, the Jewish people’s living memorial to the Holocaust, and with Jewish communities around the world in the campaign to recover names and identities of Holocaust victims.  More...

A primer on the Palestinians taking statehood quest to U.N.

NEW YORK – On Sept. 20, when the annual session of the U.N. General Assembly opens, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is expected to ask U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to present a Palestinian request for statehood recognition to the U.N. Security Council.  More...

A church, a shul and a mosque try faithful experiment

Deep in America’s heartland, a Reform synagogue, a nondenominational mosque and an Episcopalian church are all putting down roots on a 37-acre tract of land that once belonged to a Jewish country club. A body of water called Hell Creek runs through the development, over which the faith groups plan to build “Heaven’s Bridge.”  More...

Bush to speak at Minnesota synagogue

MINNEAPOLIS (The American Jewish World) – Former President George W. Bush will speak at Beth El Synagogue on Sept. 21, the Minnesota synagogue said.  The fundraising event at the Conservative synagogue in St. Louis Park is being billed as “An Intimate Evening with the 43rd President of the United States, George W. Bush.”  More...

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