Monday, December 29, 2014 Tevet 7, 5775

By:
Sherrie Savett
The president of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia sent this letter in response to the decision by the American Studies Association to endorse a boycott of Israeli academic institutions.
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By:
Eric Berger and Bryan Schwartzman, JE Staff
A national advocacy group for agunot vaguely announced that a Lower Merion Orthodox woman was finally "free" after a multi-year, well-publicized campaign for a religious divorce. But her husband says he didn't give her a get.
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The president of the largest Hispanic faith-based nonprofit in the country is on a mission to bolster ties between Israel and 15 million Latino evangelicals — and he's even got the Israeli prime minister on board.
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Salsa and kugel? It's an apt name for the latest series of networking events in the works under a year-old group that's continuing efforts to forge alliances in both political and cultural arenas.
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JTA
The Israeli Air Force struck several Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to the slaying of an Israeli civilian doing maintenance work along the security fence.
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