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In Chicago, Israelites elect new leader, member of Chicago Board of Rabbis and Michelle Obama’s cousin

WASHINGTON POST With new chief rabbi, black Hebrew-Israelites make bid to enter the Jewish mainstream by Sam Kestenbaum October 30, 2015 The Israelites walked slowly, chanting in Hebrew and wrapped in loose white robes. A reverential silence spread across the … Continue reading

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‘Legacy Of Slavery’ Didn’t Cause Social Ills

INVESTORS BUSINESS DAILY by Thomas Sowell July 7, 2015 Discussions of racial problems almost invariably bring out the cliche of “a legacy of slavery.” But anyone who is being serious, as distinguished from being political, would surely want to know if … Continue reading

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Widening Democratic Party divisions on the Israeli-Palestinian issue

WASHINGTON POST by Shibley Telhami and Katayoun Kishi December 15, 2014 One of the startling findings in American public opinion surveys on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is the wide gap between Republicans on the one hand and Democrats and independents on … Continue reading

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