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Antisemitism is focus of JCRC, CSI town hall

By Ben Tinsley  Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson’s observations on local and national hate crimes dominated a recent town hall Zoom meeting revolving around safety, security and antisemitism. The roughly one-hour

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Around the Town

Around the Town: 08/09/21

Texas Hillel spotlights Hannah Simon Texas Hillel featured Hannah Simon in its weekly student spotlight on Facebook and Instagram Sept. 3. Hannah, a UT senior and member of Alpha Epsilon

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Moses’ death and our life

By Rabbi Charlie Cytron-WalkerParashat Vayeilech Our rabbis are great storytellers with great imaginations. Some of their best work revolves around the verse in parashat Vayeilech, “God said to Moses: The

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Playing the Great Game of Life

When I was a small child, my father — a doctor in general practice — volunteered for our local Jewish Community Center to do free physicals for kids who would

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Rosh Hashanah greetings

By Livia Link-Raviv Shanah Tovah from me, my family and the entire Israeli consulate. I am extremely excited to be starting my new role as consul general of Israel to

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Unity and affirmation

By Rabbi Dan LewinParashat Nitzavim As we approach Rosh Hashanah, the upcoming themes of the day are unity and affirmation. This unity concerns awakening the sense that our destinies are

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Passover Recipes

Instant Pot Kosher Cookbook

Author Paula Shoyer calls the apparatus revolutionary By Marshall Weiss (The Dayton Jewish Observer via JNS) Just in time for Passover, kosher cooking maven/author Paula Shoyer’s “Instant Pot Kosher Cookbook”

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