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10 Ideas to Save the Economy

Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich’s series of videos proposes solutions to some of our nation’s toughest challenges. The first videos are about the minimum wage to $15 an hour and key policies that will help working families succeed economically.

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Jewish Genealogy

This article is an abridged and updated version of “The History of LoebTree.Com” by Daniel E. Loeb, which appeared in the Winter 2005 issue of The Stammbaum. The Philadelphia Jewish Voice is grateful to The Leo Baeck Institute and The Stammbaum’s editor Werner L. Frank for the permission to reuse this material. Wherever we travel, […]

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Living Judaism

Hotel Moscow

Book Review: Hotel Moscow

  Hotel Moscow by Talia Carner ill serves the thousands of courageous Eastern European and Western women who serve in, and benefit from, the support of NGO’s—-non-governmental organizations bringing aid, training and spiritual support to post-Soviet states. It was disturbing to see the very well-portrayed narcissism of the main character attributed as an issue among children […]

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The Kosher Table

We do not know whether this bar was one of the "vegan" chocolate bars that the FDA found to contain milk.

Your “Dark” Chocolate Might Contain Milk

If you need to be concerned with whether there is dairy in your chocolate, either for religious or health reasons, you might be surprised at the limitations of the ingredient lists. Sometimes they are complete, but recent studies indicate that might not always be the case.

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