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Pursuing justice in Alabama: Angeleno recalls rough summer of ‘65

LOS ANGELES – How big of a “We” were the Jews in “We shall overcome”?  More...

First rabbi to head national military chaplaincy group

JWB Jewish Chaplains Council Director Harold Robinson is the first rabbi to serve as chair of the National Conference on Ministry to the Armed Forces (NCMAF), an organization that represents a spectrum of faith organizations that serve as endorsers for military chaplains.  More...

‘Charlie Hebdo’ columnist was killed for being Jewish, cousin says

(JTA) — A Charlie Hebdo columnist was killed because she was Jewish, the victim’s cousin said.  Elsa Cayat was the only woman killed in the targeted attack Jan. 7 on the satirical magazine’s Paris headquarters by two al-Qaida operatives, brothers Cherif and Said Kouachi.  More...

U.S. Jews still mostly Democrats, but GOP sees gains

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Twice as many Jewish-Americans identify as Democrats over Republicans, but the GOP has made strides, according to the latest Gallup polling.  More...

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