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Can Israel be both a democracy and a Jewish state?

Memorial for Danish Jews who perished during WW2

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Internet Infidelity?

What if it looks non-kosher?

Safe Treatment of Animals

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Can Jews sing Gospel music?

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Use/Abuse Homeless Guests in Synagogue for Publicity?

Can beauty & charm be forces for good in Judaism?

Obsessed with Money?

Origin of the Hebrew word 'yibum'?

Gun Control?

Can adulterers marry after proper divorce?

Obligation to Exercise?

What do I do with suspected stolen goods I bought?

Agunah (chained woman) problem?

14, Jewish, & Gay - now what?

What is the Jewish position on an afterlife?

What is permissible in satisfying one's spouse?

Kosher options on the road?

Is the State of Israel a central focus of the Judaism?

Sexual roles: is female domination okay?

Can we benefit from past atrocities and war crimes?
 
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