Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Tishri 28, 5775
Top Stories
JTA’s Ami Eden sees the controversial opera that inspired weeks of protests. And shrugs.
Deputy press secretary Eric Schultz responded to a report finding that dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars after being forced out of the United States.
Ben Sales, JTA
The youngest female legislator in Israeli history says budget transparency is the key to solving nearly every social problem — including Israeli-Palestinian peace.
Morton Klein and Daniel Mandel
Only Israeli troops can ensure that hostile terrorists or a new regime in Jordan doesn’t threaten Israel, not peacekeepers who often unceremoniously decamp or turn into an additional hindrance to security, argue two leaders of the Zionist Organization of America.

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Wed. Oct 22
Resorts Casino
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ORT America
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