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A Landmark Victory, And Challenge

06/30/2015 - 20:00

The remarkably rapid change in societal attitudes toward gays and lesbians, culminating in the 5-4 Supreme Court ruling in favor of same-sex marriage this past week, is a powerful statement about the values Americans place on democracy, social inclusion and individual freedoms.

The Battle Continues

At CBST and along Fifth Avenue, gay Jews rejoiced, and planned next steps.

06/30/2015 - 20:00

Like many Americans, Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum spent part of her morning last Friday glued to her computer watching the live blog from the U.S. Supreme Court.

Obama Tries To Regain Jewish Support, May Visit Israel

07/04/2011 - 20:00

The Obama re-election campaign reportedly is assembling a team to fight back against conservative critics of the president's position on Israel, and a visit to Israel may soon be in the works.

The campaign is assembling a group of high-profile figures who are respected in the Jewish community to counter criticism against Obama and to push back against attacks, Washington Post blogger Greg Sargent reported Saturday in his The Plum Line blog.

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