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21 December 2011 E-Newsletter

21 December 2011 By Ruby Ong


Light a Single Candle

Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel once wrote that, for the Jews, the greatest of sins is despair.

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Campaign Launched to Counter Price Tag Terror

During the eight days of Hanukah, a broad coalition of social change and religious organizations supported and sponsored by NIF/ SHATIL are holding a “Share the Light” series of events to counter the extremist "Price Tag" incidents that have outraged much of Israeli society.

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Public Backlash against Gender Segregation Follows NIF Campaign

Following the NIF family’s campaign against gender segregation and exclusion of women in public places, the Israeli public and legal system is finally fighting back.

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Adding Alternative Voices to the Israeli Russian blogosphere

Born in Perm, an industrial city with a small Jewish population in the former Soviet Union (FSU), Anna Roze immigrated to Israel when she was 16 and was joined in Israel by her family two years later.

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