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Posts Tagged: abraham foxman

November 23, 2016 2:04 pm
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Major Jewish Organization Takes Heat Over Defense of Potential DNC Chief With Anti-Israel Record

A major Jewish organization is facing criticism, after its leader issued a statement on Tuesday that was interpreted by some as a show of support...

September 16, 2016 2:32 am
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Shame on the Anti-Defamation League

Irrespective of one’s personal opinion of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s videotaped remarks on Palestinian “ethnic cleansing” of Jews from any future Palestinian state, Anti-Defamation League...

July 30, 2015 1:16 pm
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Abe Foxman’s Retirement is the End of an Era

I received a call recently from Abe Foxman, national director of the Anti-Defamation League, in which he castigated me for not consulting him in advance...

July 17, 2015 4:58 pm
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Why Anti-Semitic Statements by Celebrities Matter

Here at the Anti-Defamation League, we get it all the time. Most recently when we criticized Jarryd Hayne, a former Australian rugby star and now a running...

July 7, 2015 2:19 pm
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A Look Back With Departing ADL Chief Abraham Foxman (INTERVIEW)

Looking back after 50 years of service at the Anti-Defamation League, retiring national director Abraham Foxman expressed passionate worry about the safety and security of...

May 12, 2015 7:31 am
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Why Won’t Jewish Leaders Fight BDS?

Press reports about the dinner in Washington last week honoring Abe Foxman's 50 years as head of the ADL had the White House Chief of...

March 31, 2015 11:14 am
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Jewish Leaders Are Turning Against Obama on Israel

American Jewish leaders who supported the Oslo Accords or have criticized Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are now strongly challenging the Obama Administration's policy toward Israel....

February 5, 2015 12:22 pm
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Jewish 100, 2014: Abraham Foxman – Community

Abraham Foxman National director of the Anti-Defamation League Although he announced that he would step down in early 2015 as the national director of the Anti-Defamation League,...

January 7, 2015 12:58 am
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The ADL Only Highlights Issues Important to Liberal Jews

The Anti-Defamation League recently released their annual list of top issues affecting Jews in 2014 - and as usual, the liberal organization missed the mark. By far,...

January 2, 2015 2:45 pm
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ADL Denounces Anti-Semitic Graffiti Sprayed on Synagogue in Venezuela

The Anti-Defamation League has issued a sharp reminder to the Venezuelan regime of President Nicolas Maduro that it is "responsible for the safety and well-being...

November 18, 2014 3:22 pm
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What Will ADL’s Priorities Be in a Post-Foxman Era?

JNS.org - What message is the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) sending to the Jewish community through its recent selection of White House aide and social entrepreneur...

October 29, 2014 11:53 am
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White House Distances Itself From ‘Chickenshit’ Insult Leveled at Netanyahu, Stops Short of Apology

The White House has issued a cautious criticism of the anonymous Obama administration official who called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a "chickenshit" in an...

July 31, 2014 4:24 am
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Turkey’s Erdogan is Fanning the Flames of Anti-Semitism

When it comes to the safety of the Jewish community in Turkey, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan seems to think he can have it both...

April 30, 2014 2:11 am
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Anti-Defamation League Will Vote to Admit J Street to Conference of Presidents

JTA - "There is more tolerance for dissent in Israel than in the Jewish community," Abraham Foxman told me yesterday at the Anti-Defamation League's annual...

Culture

Ivanka Trump Shares Snapshot of Kosher Inauguration Cake Featuring Mini Donald

President-elect Donald Trump's Jewish daughter, Ivanka, posted a picture on Instagram of a...

Why ‘Fauda’ Is One of the Best TV Shows You’ll Ever See

A show about terrorism should be explosive. Too often, stereotypical characters, cardboard dialogue and absurd plot twists turn what should be...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

World

Trump: I Have Not Forgotten My Promise About US Embassy Move to Jerusalem

At a pre-inaugural event in Washington, DC, President-elect Donald Trump told Israel Hayom he will move the US Embassy to Jerusalem. "I'm not a person who breaks promises," said Trump.

Israel

‘Good Riddance, Obama’: Jerusalemites Send Mixed Parting Messag...

Ahead of Friday’s inauguration of Donald Trump as the next president of the United States, a reporter from the Hebrew...

Middle East

US Military: We Have Amassed Large Enough Arab Force to Advance Fight Again...

The US-led coalition in Syria has amassed an Arab force it considers large enough to move the fight against Islamic...

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