Sunday, March 1, 2015 AdarI 10, 5775

By:
Gil Shefler, JTA
The announcement of Hugo Chavez's death sent many in Caracas into panic mode, fearing that the death of this larger-than-life figure — alternately loved or reviled by millions in his country — might lead to chaos in the streets.
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By:
Zev Hurwitz, Israel Campus Beat
Three California universities’ student governments addressed resolutions that sought to divest funds from companies doing business with Israel last week. One initiative passed, another failed and the third was postponed for the second time after more than 12 hours of discussions.
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An Orthodox woman is seeking to start a Jewish Montessori elementary school in Lower Merion.
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After just a year and a half on the job, Rabbi Mark Robbins has resigned his post as director of the Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey Region of the American Jewish Committee.
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By:
Uriel Heilman, JTA
For more than a decade, Venezuelan Jews have been subject to the whims of a mercurial president who used his bully pulpit to intimidate, rail against Israel and embrace Iran.
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