Friday, December 2, 2016 Kislev 2, 5777

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JON MARKS / JE STAFF
It’s been 40 years since Connie Smukler first met celebrated Soviet refusenik Natan Sharansky. Back then, while he was a vocal dissident of the Soviet regime, she and her late husband, Joe, were actively involved with supporting the struggles of Russian Jewry.
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Jason Cohen | JE Staff
Megan and Grace Phelps-Roper, the sisters, who are granddaughters of Fred Phelps, the founder of the hate group, the Westboro Baptist Church, spoke at the Anti-Defamation League’s ninth annual Youth Leadership Conference on Oct. 20.
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Jason Cohen | JE Staff
Hundreds of women participated in challah bakes at Bensalem High School and at Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy in Bryn Mawr, a local observation of an international event designed to build Jewish identity.
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Rachel Kurland and Jason Cohen | JE Staff
Ron Dermer, the Israeli Ambassador to the United States, speaks in Philly about the growing unrest in Israel.
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Jason Cohen | JE Staff
Risa Ferman and Todd Eisenberg are running for judge of the Court of Common Pleas in Montgomery County.
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