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Jewish children are often taught that Judaism will be a huge part of their life and that Israel is important to them. However, I’ve found that when we get older, it is often difficult for Jews to explain why it is that Judaism is so significant to them. In this newsletter, I hope to condense the most important Jewish and Israeli news of the week to help Jews gain clarity on all things Judaism and Israel.

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Spencer Kaplan is a senior at Duke University who studies Public Policy, Political Science, and Earth and Ocean Sciences. He has extensive Israel education and he hopes to work in the foreign policy sphere after college. Spencer has bylines in Foreign Policy and the Jerusalem Post.

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