Saturday, April 18, 2015 Nisan 29, 5775

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The National Museum of American Jewish History's plan to construct a prominent new building on Independence Mall - a symbolic space that proponents say demonstrates just how the Declaration of Independence and Constitution have benefited a religious and ethnic minority - has undergone a slight revision. Rather than build on their current Fifth Street site between Market and Arch streets,...
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In the prologue to Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk About Being Jewish , Abigail Pogrebin tells of how, at age 25, she began dating an Irish Catholic - and how this simple act instantly transformed her intensely liberal Jewish mother (who just happens to be Letty Cottin Pogrebin, one of the founders of Ms. magazine) into a raving reactionary...
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The real star of Thanksgiving dinner
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Andrew Schloss, JE Feature
Attention, holiday-goers: The spirit of feasting lies in the stuffing! Though the roast may be grand and the good china gleaming, it is not in such opulence alone that a meal takes on the charisma of something regal. But load a bird with apples and sage, cornbread and cranberries, or wild rice and mushrooms, and let the feast begin! Especially...
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(When the holiday trims down a bit)
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Ethel Hofman, JE Feature
With gas prices soaring - and train and airline fares skyrocketing - folks in some U.S. metropolitan areas may soon be forking over nearly 10 percent of their salary to get to work. And for the first time in many years, traveling to celebrate Thanksgiving with family is now a serious consideration. But all over America, folks will still celebrate...
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The real star of Thanksgiving dinner
By:
Andrew Schloss, JE Feature
Attention, holiday-goers: The spirit of feasting lies in the stuffing! Though the roast may be grand and the good china gleaming, it is not in such opulence alone that a meal takes on the charisma of something regal. But load a bird with apples and sage, cornbread and cranberries, or wild rice and mushrooms, and let the feast begin! Especially...
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Arts and Culture Events

Sat. Apr 18
Temple Brith Achim
6:00 PM-9:00 PM
Sun. Apr 19
Katz Jewish Community Center Cherry Hill
10:00 AM-10:00 PM
Sun. Apr 19
Adath Israel
1:00 PM-3:00 PM

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