The Jim Joseph Foundation has announced that it will endow George Washington University with a $1.47 million grant to launch a new educational program fusing experiential education and Jewish cultural arts.
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An 84-year-old Orthodox synagogue on Ocean Parkway is one of three Brooklyn sites recommended by the New York State Board for Historic Preservation for U.S. landmark status, the Associated Press reported.
A motion to ban the non-medical circumcision of males younger than 18 was presented to the Swedish parliament.
Two lawmakers from the rightist Sweden Democrats party, noting that female genital mutilation is illegal in Sweden, submitted the motion to the Riksdag on Tuesday. A vote on the motion has not been set.