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    New strategies for handling 'The New Norm'

    Dec 22, 2015 3 Comments
    The new national executive director of the SA Zionist Federation, Nicci Raz, officially takes the helm in January of an organisation that plays one of the most pivotal support roles for Israel. Raz replaces Isla Feldman who has headed the Fed for over two decades. Over the past three months, the two have co-led the organisation. Now it’s time for Nicci to go solo. In a revealing interview, JR Online finds out who Nicci Raz is, and where she is planning to take the Fed in her new capacity.
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    Brouhaha over academics’ letter and BDS

    Dec 22, 2015 1 Comment
    There’s a face-off of the big guns as pro- (Sydney Kaye) and anti-Israel (MRN’s Ibrahim Vawda) take each other on over the 204 academics who signed a petition last week. And it is all happening on Politicsweb!
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    Santa Pelham, who did so much, passes at 97

    Dec 22, 2015 4 Comments
    Santa Pelham – a legend in her time, who gained world-wide acclaim with her commissioned memoir “Santa’s Story” and its one-woman dramatic adaptation performed by her diva daughter Aviva Pelham (Sulcas) - passed away in Cape Town on the last day of Chanukah at the age of 97.
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    Top-reads and issues on JR Online in 2015

    Dec 22, 2015 Go comment!
    As Jewish Report Online did to the delight of users last year-end, the website will again be publishing the stories and issues that were our users’ choice by virtue of being the most read stories or issues over the past 12 months. The series will start later this week and there will be two to three published each week until late January. They will all be filed for easy access by users. What would you think were the top reads of 2015? And of all time? Read on to find out...
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