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Affordability in Higher Education Is Achievable - Huffington Post

Affordability in Higher Education Is Achievable - Huffington Post | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it

Affordability in Higher Education Is Achievable. Via Huffington Post: "it is incumbent for universities and colleges to become more creative and avoid complacency while considering affordability for today's student population."

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Postal Service Apologizes for Denying Mail Deliveries to Israel

Postal Service Apologizes for Denying Mail Deliveries to Israel | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
The United States Postal Service (USPS) is apologizing to customers in several states who were reportedly denied delivery of their mail to Israel, according to a USPS spokesman. The USPS has faced
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Scottish Jew says he was fired for wearing Magen David

Scottish Jew says he was fired for wearing Magen David | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Under Scotland’s broad anti-racist laws, the incident will be investigated for anti-Semitism
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Free Wi-fi all over for Israelis and tourists

Free Wi-fi all over for Israelis and tourists | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Internet connections are moving outdoors, as Gilad Erdan removes limits on where routers can be set up

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Israel sets the bar with accessible technology for all

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Check out our fall JOLT catalogue of ONLINE classes for teens!

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Check out our fall JOLT catalogue of ONLINE classes for teens! http://b.3cdn.net/gratz/80da032284058d4bb5_wam6byo5l.pdf b.3cdn.net b.3cdn.net
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SA Jewish student’s pro-Palestine Facebook post triggers outrage, support

SA Jewish student’s pro-Palestine Facebook post triggers outrage, support | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Deputy head boy of Jewish school uploaded image of himself in Palestinian scarf, says he’s a Zionist who ‘stands with Palestine’ over human rights violations
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Op-Ed: Gazans Must Get Rid of Hamas

Op-Ed: Gazans Must Get Rid of Hamas | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
As Palestinians, we can no longer deny our responsibility for the death of our own people
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When the dust settles

When the dust settles | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
With the latest flare-up in Gaza now seemingly coming to a close, this darling conflict of the media will…… Source: blogs.timesofisrael.com 
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Zach Schapira, Lone soldier for 3 1/2 years,  writes of the fall-out from the recent Israel Gaza conflict ..

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All-Female Orthodox Jewish Rock Group To Play Women-Only Show in New York

All-Female Orthodox Jewish Rock Group To Play Women-Only Show in New York | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Bulletproof Stockings are not permitting men into the building during their performance.
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Italy expelling Moroccan imam who called for killing of Jews

Italy expelling Moroccan imam who called for killing of Jews | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
(JTA) – Italy is expelling a Moroccan imam who called for Jews to be killed.
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Your Kids Are Ready to Talk About Israel. Are You?

Your Kids Are Ready to Talk About Israel. Are You? | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Our children are listening. When we pore over news sources and incessantly check our Facebook feeds to find out the latest from Israel and Gaza, our childre

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Israeli ‘leftist’ singer cancels show after threats

Israeli ‘leftist’ singer cancels show after threats | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Singer-songwriter Rona Kenan panned by right-wing extremists after expressing sympathy for Gazan children
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Bolivia declares Israel a ‘terrorist state’

Bolivia declares Israel a ‘terrorist state’ | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Bolivia will now require visas for Israeli travelers.
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What is going on???
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Protesters threaten British store selling Israeli products

Protesters threaten British store selling Israeli products | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Callers say they will kill Kedem’s staff and burn down the shop
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Great Google Search Strategies Every Student Can Use - Infographic

Great Google Search Strategies Every Student Can Use - Infographic | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
"A couple of years ago I published 10 Google Search Tips All Students Can Use. In that post I included a small PDF to distribute to students. The folks at Canva.com took a look at the post and turned it into a slick infographic for me. You can view the infographic below. Click here to download it from Box.com where I have it hosted."
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Electronic tool assesses teen substance use

Electronic tool assesses teen substance use | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
A simple electronic screening tool that asks adolescents how often they’ve used 8 commonly abused substances in the past year can separate teenagers into 4 clinically significant risk categories to help guide intervention, a new study reports.
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Rocket-ravaged Ashkelon to throw its annual summer bash

Rocket-ravaged Ashkelon to throw its annual summer bash | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
This month’s Briza Festival will go on, 2 days longer than usual, as ‘a big statement against Hamas’
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Cover Photos - Jewish Community High School of Gratz College | Facebook

Cover Photos - Jewish Community High School of Gratz College | Facebook | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Jewish Community High School of Gratz College posted this photo on 2014-08-12
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Israel Grants Citizenship to Same-Sex Spouses of Jews

Israel Grants Citizenship to Same-Sex Spouses of Jews | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
A change to the Law of Return now offers the same citizenship rights to gay couples as heterosexual couples
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Israel's democracy at work

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Israel's ‘TalkItt’ Allows People With Speech Impairments to Speak Clearly

Israel's ‘TalkItt’ Allows People With Speech Impairments to Speak Clearly | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
The speech technology app recognizes unintelligible speech and translates it into language
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Technology that affirms life

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Australian Teens Threaten Jewish Children on School Bus, Police Say Attack is 'Isolated' Incident

Australian Teens Threaten Jewish Children on School Bus, Police Say Attack is 'Isolated' Incident | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Drunken anti-Semitic teens shout "Kill the Jews" at small children.
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These incidents are not to be ignored, they speak to a growing sentiment. We can not be silent in the face of anti-Semitism!
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NYT photographer explains absence of Hamas fighters

NYT photographer explains absence of Hamas fighters | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Israel Defense Forces artillery troops fire into the Gaza Strip as part of Operation Protective Edge, July 24, 2014.
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Why no pics of Hamas fighters? Media Damage already done....
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WATCH: Indian TV records Gaza rocket launch

WATCH: Indian TV records Gaza rocket launch | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
India’s NDTV gets what The New York Times said it could not: footage of Hamas fighters in Gaza assembling and then launching a rocket aimed at Israel.
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Study: One Third of Young Americans Blame Israel for Gaza Conflict

Study: One Third of Young Americans Blame Israel for Gaza Conflict | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
While American support for Israel has held strong, there is one age group where pro-Zionism is deteriorating
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Some 8,000 attend police-secured pro-Israel rally in Paris

Some 8,000 attend police-secured pro-Israel rally in Paris | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Thursday marks first large-scale demonstration in support of Israel in France
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More European & American cities need to follow suit
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Israeli NBA star to sign with the Sacramento Kings

Israeli NBA star to sign with the Sacramento Kings | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Basketball rumors say Omri Casspi clears waivers and is snapped up for a year contract at league minimum
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