Rabbi Judith Abrams, Founder and Director of MAQOM, Dies at 56

Posted By on October 24, 2014

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BBC Rwanda genocide documentary claims Tutsis were to blame for starting massacre

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'Rwanda's Untold Story' criticised of President Kagame and revived allegations that his Rwanda Patriotic Front was behind the downing of a plane that triggered the genocide.

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Marseille's culture clash: An old hatred acquires a new face

Posted By on October 24, 2014

Part 3 of 3: Anti-Semitism has a long history in Europe. But Jews are feeling increasingly threatened by what they see as a new wave of prejudice – brewed in part by burgeoning extremism in Muslim communities.

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High school actors learn from Holocaust survivors

Posted By on October 24, 2014

As they get ready to perform “The Diary of Anne Frank,” actors at Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach are thinking not only about the lines they have memorized, but about some educational encounters they had during their months of preparation. The acting troupe and their production team, along with their parents and teachers, met with Holocaust survivors and representatives of several community groups that sought to expand the students’ knowledge of World War II, prejudice, discrimination and injustice.

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After senators agreed to recognise the state Palestine, will TDs follow suit?

Posted By on October 24, 2014

Fianna Fáil are pushing for a Dáil vote on the issue.

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Britain’s Palestine vote is a non-starter

Posted By on October 24, 2014

It would be intellectually dishonest to reflect on the British House of Commons vote of Monday, 13 October, on a Palestinian state without digging deeper into history.

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Palestine defies US, issues statehood ultimatum

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Resolution to be introduced next month calling for November 2017 deadline

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Anne Frank exhibit continues at library in Newton

Posted By on October 24, 2014

Posted: Friday, October 24, 2014 7:00 am Anne Frank exhibit continues at library in Newton NEWTON, N.C. The free Anne Frank exhibit continues at Catawba County Library in Newton through Friday, Oct

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Palestine will be recognised

Posted By on October 24, 2014

It’s a slow process, this business of getting recognised as an independent state, but the Palestinians are making progress.

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Rabbi and priest will share pulpits for sermons

Posted By on October 24, 2014

CLIFTON PARK Leaders of two Clifton Park houses of worship are following in the footsteps of Pope Francis and his good friend Rabbi Abraham Skorka.

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