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ARTICLES BY: Deborah Raub / JNS.org


February 7, 2013 4:06 am
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Tulip Winery: Where Grape Vines and Human Dignity Bear Fruit

Since he was a kid growing up in the town of Kiryat Tivan, Roy Itzhaki would regularly see them in the street, on their way to work,...

January 10, 2013 6:14 pm
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Deaf-Blind Israeli Theater Troupe Performing in Manhattan

Try to imagine what it's like to live your life not hearing or seeing. Imagine the difficulties of communicating with the other inhabitants...

January 3, 2013 10:31 pm
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Bringing Judaism’s Oral Law to the Deaf

JERUSALEM—If you are a religious deaf man in Israel, the traditional doors to Jewish learning have been in so many ways closed to you. But Yosef...

December 20, 2012 5:25 pm
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For Americans in Israel, a Home Away from Home

JERUSALEM—"The guy is an animal!" shouts one of the white-shirted guys from Mir Yeshiva, as he gestures at the helmeted jock on the screen above...

July 18, 2012 4:01 pm
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Snowbirds Fly to Israel

Picture yourself retired. You're no longer rushing off to your job, so morning just might find you hiking along the beach, a picnic lunch in...

February 14, 2012 1:35 pm
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February Vacation With the Grandkids

February may be the shortest month of the year, but with school break parked between Tu B'Shevat and George Washington's birthday, it can ...

Culture

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner Give Hamentashen to White House Reporters for Purim

Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner gave hamentashen to White House reporters on Wednesday for...

Israel’s Other Founding Fathers and a Vanquished World

Spies of No Country: Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel by Matti Friedman (Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2019). “Time...

Supermodel Karlie Kloss Confirms She Converted to Judaism Before Marrying Joshua Kushner

Supermodel Karlie Kloss confirmed for the first time publicly that she...

Features

Albert Einstein’s Brilliance, Humor, and Literal Connection to Israel

JNS.org - One thing is for sure: While the writing on the pages...

Jewish Singer Uses Music to Get Through a Rocky Road

In the age of streaming music, releasing an album with 21 songs might not be the best business move. Giving...

Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev

JNS.org - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

World

17 UC Berkeley Professors Warn ‘Discriminatory’ BDS Campaign Po...

Seventeen faculty members at the University of California, Berkeley, warned on Tuesday against the threat posed by the Palestinian-led boycott, divestment,...

Israel

Israel Says UN Gaza War Crimes Report Biased Against It

Israel said on Thursday a UN report critical of its use of lethal force during Palestinian protests on the Gaza border was biased and should have included a demand that the...

Middle East

Iran Will Boost Defense Capabilities Despite US Pressure, Khamenei Says

Iran is determined to boost its defense capabilities despite mounting pressure from the United States and its allies to curb its ballistic missile program, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Thursday. "We...

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