Saturday, December 27, 2014 Tevet 5, 5775
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A community rich in cultural offerings is showing signs of disquiet over Kremlin policy and a budding financial crisis.
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Isaac Svartsman
Advocates of the “settled science” of global warming who predict an imminent catastrophe have been, so far, inaccurate and are on the verge of endangering human rights, a local international aid consultant claims.
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Locals with long-standing ties to Cuba's Jewish community express cautious optimism of U.S.-Cuba rapprochement, but say Jews there will still need a lot of support.
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Uriel Heilman, JTA
For those old enough to remember the most brutal years of the Castro regime, there is deep concern that rapprochement with Washington will extend the life of a dictatorship whose crimes can be neither forgotten nor forgiven.


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