Reform Jews Hope to Unmix Mixed Marriages

February 12, 2006 at 8:46 pm | Posted in Other | Leave a comment

(NY Times) In this age of potpourri spirituality, Anique Olivier-Mason, 25, classifies herself generally as a Christian: she grew up Catholic and often attends a Presbyterian church near her home. But on a recent Friday night, she was attending Sabbath services at Larchmont Temple.

Read more at http://www.nytimes.com/2006/02/12/nyregion/12convert.html

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PAC targets Republicans who opposed vouchers

February 12, 2006 at 1:47 pm | Posted in Church and State, political parties | Leave a comment

(Kilgore News Herald, TX) A political action committee gave nearly $700,000 last month to the Republican primary opponents of five state House members who fought school voucher proposals during last year’s legislative session.

Read more at http://www.kilgorenewsherald.com/news/2006/0208/Front_Page/001.html

Md. Official Elaborates on Stem Cell Views

February 12, 2006 at 1:42 pm | Posted in political parties | Leave a comment

(Washington Post) Maryland Lt. Gov. Michael Steele said Saturday he supports stem cell research as long as scientists approach it cautiously, one day after he apologized for comparing the research to Nazi medical experiments.

Read more at http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/02/11/

Four hurt in West Bank clashes over graffiti slurring Mohammed

February 12, 2006 at 1:39 pm | Posted in Israel | Leave a comment

(Ha’Aretz) Four people were wounded Sunday in riots that erupted in the West Bank over graffiti insulting the Prophet Mohammad daubed on the wall of a mosque in a village near Qalqilyah.

An army source and local residents said on Sunday that settlers painted the graffiti.

Read more at http://www.haaretzdaily.com/hasen/spages/681790.html

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