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A society shaped by military arrogance

A new play recently opened in Tel Aviv about a Yom Kippur general shows that nothing has really changed: We are still permitted to do anything, in the army and in civilian life, then and now. Gorodish again? That war again? How much more can we ... Haaretz, 7 hours ago

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Berlin schools grant humanists their own holiday

BERLIN -- Schools in Berlin have recognized World Humanist Day as a holiday on a par with All Saints' Day, Yom Kippur and Eid al-Fitr. The decision means Berlin pupils who subscribe to humanism -- a philosophy that rejects the existence of ...
 CTV News1 week ago Berlin Grants Humanist Pupils Own Holiday  ABC News1 week ago Berlin grants humanist pupils their own holiday  CTV News1 week ago At 93, Rabbi Leonard Beerman still stirs passions with pacifist views  Los Angeles Times3 weeks ago

Hit man in 'Yom Kippur murders' dies of natural causes on death row

A San Quentin State Prison inmate convicted in the murder-for-hire deaths of a Brentwood couple in 1985, dubbed the "Yom Kippur murders," died Wednesday of natural causes, authorities said. Steven Homick, 74, died at a nearby hospital, according ...
 Los Angeles Times1 month ago San Quentin Death Row inmate in 'Yom Kippur murders dies  San Francisco Chronicle1 month ago
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IN PICTURES: Ethiopians celebrate Sigd in Jerusalem

Exactly 50 days after Yom Kippur, Ethiopian Jews mark the Sigd, a special holiday marking their desire to reach Holy L - see stunning pictures from Jerusalem Sigd event, which showcases diverse Beta Israel community. Ynetnews Sigd is a holiday ...
 Ynet News1 month ago Non-Ethiopians join in Sigd, the holiday of Torah and aliya to Israel  The Times Of Israel1 month ago

Reflections: Leading Services for Jewish Inmates on Yom Kippur

This past Yom Kippur , 38 students from Maryland Hillel volunteered to spend the holiday leading services for Jewish inmates at area prisons. Now in its second year, the 5775 program was organized by senior Max Cohen and junior Anna Koozmin and run ...
 Hillel1 month ago Study: Risk of premature birth linked to fasting on Yom Kippur  Jewish Herald-Voice1 month ago Will God Condemn Brittany Maynard for Ending Her Life?  Huffington Post1 month ago Zionism ?  The Times Of Israel1 month ago

Fabled commander set to tackle Netanyahu

A 76-year-old former IDF general who blocked the Egyptian army's advance in the crucial opening hours of the 1973 Yom Kippur War is now seeking to push Israel to embrace Cairo and other moderate Arab partners in order to bring peace. The full text ...
 Haaretz1 month ago
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Maryland county: No school holiday for Eid ad-Adha, and none for Christmas, Yom Kippur either

Rather than close schools for Muslim holiday, Montgomery County scrubs references to Christian, Jewish ones. In response to local Muslim parents' campaign to make Eid al-Adha a school holiday, the board of education in Maryland's Montgomery County ...
 Haaretz1 month ago Christmas, Jewish holidays yanked from school calendar  WorldNetDaily1 month ago Muslims Convince Maryland School Board to Abolish Christmas, Easter  Christian Post1 month ago School District Bans Christmas, Easter and Jewish Holidays From Calendar Following Debate Over Muslim Request  Blaze.com1 month ago

Strauss: Why a story about a school calendar went viral

Should Christmas and Easter (Christian), Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur (Jewish) and Ramadan and Eid al-Adha (Muslim) be included on public school calendars? What about Janmashtami (Hindu), Gantan-sai (Shinto), Dalas Laxana (Jain) and Zarathosht Diso ...
 Austin American Statesman1 month ago Why a story about a school calendar went viral  Washington Post1 month ago

Maryland School System Cuts Religious Holidays From Calendar

There will be no officialChristmas, Easter, Rosh Hashana or Yom Kippur for public school students in one Maryland county next year. TheMontgomery County Board of Education votedTuesday to eliminate all religious holiday names from the ...
 US News & World Report1 month ago
Washington Times

Name that holiday? This school district won't

(CNN) - Starting next year, the names of religious holidays like Christmas and Yom Kippur will no longer appear on the school calendar in Montgomery County, Maryland. Instead of Christmas break, students will have winter break. And when Yom ...
 Channel40001 month ago Christmas stricken from school calendar in Maryland's Montgomery County  News India Times1 month ago Holidays names stricken from next year's Montgomery schools calendar  Washington Post1 month ago Frederick County, Md., school board adds Muslim holiday to calendar  Washington Times3 days ago
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