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St. Louis Jewish Light

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St. Louis Jewish Light

Jewish leaders pledge to reduce greenhouse gases

JTAPublished February 6, 2012

Fifty Jewish leaders signed a pledge to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in advance of Tu b'Shvat. The communal leaders and rabbis from the Conservative, Orthodox, Reconstructionist, Reform and Renewal movements on Monday signed The Coalition on the Environment...

‘Jewish Indiana Jones’ pleads guilty in Torah fraud case

Baltimore Jewish TimesPublished February 3, 2012

Rabbi Menachem Youlus, who was dubbed the "Jewish Indiana Jones" for his remarkable tales of rescuing Holocaust-era Torah scrolls, pleaded guilty to fraud charges. Youlus' accounts turned out to be contradicted by historical evidence, witness accounts...

N.Y. Jewish man nabbed for anti-Semitic attacks

JTAPublished January 17, 2012

A Jewish man from Manhattan was arrested for making anti-Semitic phone calls to his mother and other women, and is suspected of painting anti-Semitic graffiti in Brooklyn. David Haddad, 56, was arrested Sunday for making anti-Semitic phone calls including...

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