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August 25, 2017  RSS feed
IN THE WAKE OF Charlottesville
Mayors, ADL announce agreement to combat hate

NEW YORK – More than 300 U.S. mayors including three from the Tampa Bay Area have signed on to a compact with the Anti-Defamation League to combat hate and bigotry. The mayors are agreeing to explicitly condemn racism, white supremacy and bigotry, and to implement educational and public safety programs to safeguard vulnerable populations and discourage discrimination. More...

3 Jewish movements nix Trump High Holidays call

n Related stories, Pages 10 and 11   WASHINGTON (JTA) – Three streams of American Judaism will not participate in the traditional annual pre-High Holidays call with the president, saying Donald Trump has “given succor to those who advocate anti-Semitism, racism, and xenophobia.”  More...

114 just converted to Judaism in Nicaragua

(JTA) — Over the course of just a few days, the tiny Jewish community in Nicaragua more than doubled when 114 people converted to Judaism.  More...

Judy Cohn Park to add spot of beauty to Campus

The Doug and Maureen Cohn Jewish Community Campus will present its newest gem, the Judy Cohn Park, after a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Campus on Sunday, Sept. 10 at noon.  Free activities for children and families will follow until 2 p.m.  More...

World News

Netanyahu calls body searches of female worshippers at Wall ‘unacceptable’JERUSALEM (JTA) ­– Body searches of female worshippers at the entranc...
For Birthright founder Steinhardt, Israel ‘substitute for religion’Mt....
Kushner visits Middle East in bid to restart peace talksJERUSALEM (JTA) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met in Je...

Culture

WEDU highlights Jewish life, love and humor in SeptemberPBS station WEDU is sprinkling its schedule with Jewish flavor this Septemb...

Obituaries

ObituariesDORIS ANN EDINGER, 75, of Tampa and Merritt Island, died Aug. 17....
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