Shalom Life | June 29, 2015

#MyNameIs Campaign Marches Against Facebook’s ‘Real-Name Policy’ During Pride Parade

June 29, 2015 | By Jeff Low
#MyNameIs Campaign Marches Against Facebook’s ‘Real-Name Policy’ During Pride Parade

Advocates of the group challenge Facebook's presence, discrimination against LGBTQ community at San Francisco pride parade

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Spielberg and Crichton Team up Again For ‘Micro’

June 29, 2015 | By Maria Cruz
Spielberg and Crichton Team up Again For ‘Micro’

Spielberg and Crichton have collaborated on 'Jurassic Park', 'E.R' and 'Disclosure'

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Amy Schumer Faces Criticism For “Lazy” (And Racist) Jokes

June 29, 2015 | By Maria Cruz
Amy Schumer Faces Criticism For “Lazy” (And Racist) Jokes

The comedian is coming under fire for her insensitive jokes

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Amsterdam Ditches Sister City Agreement With Tel Aviv

June 26, 2015 | By B. Shane Morganstein
Amsterdam Ditches Sister City Agreement With Tel Aviv

Dutch mayor yields to pro-Palestinian pressure, cancels agreement with Tel Aviv

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Queen Elizabeth Makes FIrst Visit to Nazi Death Camp

June 26, 2015 | By B. Shane Morganstein
Queen Elizabeth Makes FIrst Visit to Nazi Death Camp

The monarch visited Bergen-Belsen during visit to Germany, laid wreath at memorial

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Michael Bloomberg Has Donated $100 Million to Groundbreaking ‘Cornell Tech’ Program

June 26, 2015 | By Maya Yarowsky, NoCamels
Michael Bloomberg Has Donated $100 Million to Groundbreaking ‘Cornell Tech’ Program

"New York became the greatest city in the world because we dare to dream bigger than anyone else and this project, I think, is part of that tradition"

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Vatican Signs First Official Treaty with "State of Palestine"

June 26, 2015 | By JNS.org
Vatican Signs First Official Treaty with "State of Palestine"

Treaty also urges "courageous decisions" to be made to restart the Israeli-Palestinian peace process

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Israeli Judo Champion Wins Gold at European Games

June 26, 2015 | By Ohen Aharoni
Israeli Judo Champion Wins Gold at European Games

Sagi Moki becomes first Israeli gold-medalist in Baku's European Games after 19 years training with Olympic medalist Oren Smadja

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