God Bless Doctor Fauci

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Photo: Alex Wong/Getty ImagesDr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks at the daily briefing of the White House Coronavirus Task Force at the…

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AJC Dallas commemorates Juneteenth

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On June 19, 1865, two months after the Civil War ended in Confederate surrender and two and a half years after the Emancipation Proclamation, news reached Galveston, Texas — slavery…

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We Orthodox Jews have been largely complacent

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DALLAS (JTA) — Before COVID-19, when my community convened every Shabbat at our synagogue here, two men stood at opposite ends of the property wearing Kevlar vests and holding makeshift…

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At the corner of change: 38th and Chicago

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Photo: Julie CarpenterA mural of George Floyd near Chicago Avenue and 38th Street in Minneapolis serves as a solemn beacon of remembrance. Have you ever been to a place so…

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Tikkun olam means black lives matter

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Without a doubt, the people of the United States are living through a challenging time. The outbreak of COVID-19 and the damage left in its wake have gripped our country.…

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The myth of diminished learning during quarantine

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By Shira Lander As a professor at SMU Dallas, I am saddened by mainstream media’s myopic view of pandemic-induced online education.Whether it be op-eds about students receiving inferior educations in…

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