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Wellesley College Newspaper Distances Itself From BDS-Linked 'Mapping Project' – Algemeiner

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  • On October 17, 2022
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Monday, October 17th | 23 Tishri 5783Get our exclusive daily news briefing.Supporters of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions campaign. Photo: Alex Chis.The campus daily of Wellesley College has distanced itself from of the “Mapping Project,” an American pro-BDS organization, which promotes the conspiracy theory purporting to show a connection between Zionism, police brutality, and “the […]
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State legislative roundup: Jewish priorities secured in '21-'22 session – J. – The Jewish News of Northern California

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  • On October 17, 2022
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With the 2021-2022 California legislative session just ended on Sept. 30, advocates with the Jewish Public Affairs Committee, a lobbying group representing Jewish interests in Sacramento, celebrated 15 initiatives it had prioritized for the Jewish community being signed into law. More than half were new bills.JPAC executive director David Bocarsly commended fellow Jewish organizations for […]
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Barre Seid, donor to pro-Israel causes, is behind $1.6 billion donation to conservative nonprofit – JTA News – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

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  • On October 16, 2022
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I accept the JTA Privacy Policy.By submitting the above I agree to the privacy policy and terms of use of JTA.org(JTA) — Barre Seid, a low-profile donor to conservative and pro-Israel causes, made a historic $1.6 billion donation last year to a conservative group that seeks to influence policy in the United States.The New York […]
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Your Daily Phil: Budget crisis at Brooklyn's Maimonides + 10 years of a synagogue startup – eJewish Philanthropy

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  • On October 16, 2022
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Good Friday morning!In today’s Your Daily Phil, we cover the crisis at Maimonides, a large Brooklyn hospital in a heavily Orthodox neighborhood, and feature a reflection by Rabbi Steven Philp on the growth of Mishkan Chicago. Also included in the newsletter are Daniel Lubetzky, Garry Kasparov, Col. Alexander Vindman, José Andrés, Yanky Meyer and two late British leaders: Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks and Queen Elizabeth […]
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Major Jewish Organizations Form Coalition To Act On Climate Crisis; Issue Open Call For Jewish Organizations Everywhere To Join – Boulder Jewish News

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  • On October 16, 2022
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Becky O’Brien September 15, 2022 News Comments Off on Major Jewish Organizations Form Coalition To Act On Climate Crisis; Issue Open Call For Jewish Organizations Everywhere To Join In a first-of-its-kind mobilization, 20 major Jewish organizations announce the formation of the Jewish Climate Leadership Coalition, which will bring together Jewish community leaders and organizations who […]