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The Term "Jew"

Our nation was historically called Israelites or Hebrews. So why do we use the term “Jew” today?

Responsible One for Another

It makes me crazy when I see one Jewish group disparaging another. Why can’t we work together?

Focus on Education

Is the Jewish focus on education connected to the high percentage of Jewish Nobel Prize winners?

Half-Shekel Equality

What is the relevance of donating a half-shekel in the synagogue prior to Purim?

People of the Book

Jews have long been known as the "People of the Book." Here's why.

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