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U.S. Must Set Red Lines for Continued Aid to New Egypt June 27, 2012

 The Islamist Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt has made great strides since Hosni Mubarak was ousted from power last year. It surged in popularity, handsomely...

The Pros and Cons behind the Supreme Court’s Decision – article 2

 In the days since the U.S. Supreme Court substantially upheld the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, there has been much...
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The Pros and Cons behind the Supreme Court’s Decision

Since the 1970s, when Richard Nixon became the first U.S. president to call for "national health insurance," the debate surrounding health reform has ebbed...

Here’s What’s Jewish About JEVS These Days

As we at JEVS Human Services celebrate 70 years of service to thousands of people of the Greater Philadelphia community, I don't know how...

Stretching the Boundaries of Orthodoxy

On Friday, July 13, Lechu Neranena will celebrate its first anniversary of conducting monthly Friday night services. This Orthodox minyan in Bala Cynwyd is...
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Celebrating a Milestone

In 1887, just months after the Statue of Liberty extended her torch to welcome immigrants to America, the Jewish Exponent was launching what would...
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N.Y.’s Jewish Community Report Can Apply Elsewhere in U.S.

The 2011 Jewish Community Study of New York was released earlier this month with some fanfare -- along with a few surprises.After a decrease...

The Power of a Presidential Meeting

Did you know that there is a special blessing one says when one sees a ruler or head of state? "Blessed are You, Lord...

Rationale for Refugee Agency May at Last Be Scrutinized

The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee recently passed an amendment to the State Department and Foreign Operations Appropriations Bill that could help change the conversation...
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A Stay-at-Home Dad Raising Twins Finds That Free Time Is at a Premium

I think I've blown it. I have no chance for a great first Father's Day. It's pretty much my own fault. I procrastinated on...