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The heroes among us

You rarely see an emergency worker receiving public acclaim, but just because they’re not looking for it, it doesn’t mean we shouldn’t give it, says Stephen Rosenthal

Stephen Rosenthal

Thu, 10:45

The heroes among us
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    More happy Jewish campers

    Research on the impact of Jewish camping shows an important link between Jewish life and the strengthening of Jewish identity, writes Erica Brown

    Erica Brown

    Thursday, June 15, 2017

    More happy Jewish campers
  • Mike Freer kept his seat in Finchley & Golders Green, despite a strong challenge from Labour
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    What are we going to do now?

    Many Jews, on the left, and justly proud of being so, tragically found they could not vote for Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour. Some did anyway, but many didn’t, writes Daniel Finkelstein.

    Daniel Finkelstein

    Thursday, June 15, 2017

    What are we going to do now?
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    Judaism, Middle Eastern again 

    We tell Jewish history as Ashkenazi first - but in its grandest sweep it is a Sephardi and Mizrahi story, as Ben Judah writes.

    Ben Judah

    Tuesday, June 13, 2017

    Judaism, Middle Eastern again 
  • Migrants queueing at a distribution point inside the 'Jungle' camp for migrants and refugees in Calais
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    Not all refugees are pure victims

    While many Muslims are good people there is justifiable reason for alarm about aspects of Islam and the community, says Melanie Phillips

    Melanie Phillips

    Thursday, June 8, 2017

    Not all refugees are pure victims
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    What’s it in for Newmark?

    Corbyn’s revolutionary politics surprises no one, of course. But I was genuinely flabbergasted to see Jeremy Newmark — the sensible, centre-left, head of the Jewish Labour Movement — standing in my constituency of Finchley and Golders Green, writes David Byers.

    David Byers

    Friday, May 26, 2017

    What’s it in for Newmark?
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    View of Trump is different here

    Did President Trump's visit to Israel change minds there, asks Shoshanna Keats Jaskoll in her View from Israel

    Shoshanna Keats Jaskoll

    Thursday, May 25, 2017

    View of Trump is different here
  • The Conservative manifesto did not include a single reference to Israel, or to tackling antisemitism in Britain (Photo: PA)
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    What do the manifestos mean?

    The publication of the main parties' election manifestos this week leave so many questions

    Marcus Dysch

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

    What do the manifestos mean?
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    Admit it: there’s no Jewish vote

    Like everyone, Jews have always voted for different parties and along different lines, writes Jennifer Lipman

    Jennifer Lipman

    Monday, May 15, 2017

    Admit it: there’s no Jewish vote
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    The big apple smoked tacos

    Why can't the London or Manchester kosher food scene be more like New York's, asks Stephen Rosenthal

    Stephen Rosenthal

    Friday, May 12, 2017

    The big apple smoked tacos