nz-jewish-l -- New Zealand Jewish List


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This list was created to allow people to discuss Jewish religion, culture, and related issues in a New Zealand context and on communal matters of common interest. Matters relating to news and developments in Israel and diaspora affairs wiil also be appropriate, as long as these matters have a New Zealand angle, eg articles published in the NZ press, news involving New Zealanders, and items where the NZ Government has taken a public position.


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