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Posts Tagged: American Jewry

April 5, 2017 8:04 am
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Muslim Bedouin IDF Veteran: Wrong, Embarrassing for Jews to Spread Lies About Israel

An Arab IDF veteran who participated in a pro-Israel event at Columbia University last month told The Algemeiner on Tuesday why he lashed out at...

April 4, 2017 11:58 am
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Columbia, Vassar Among US Universities With Highest Incidence of Antisemitic Activity, New Report Claims

New York's Columbia University experienced the highest overall antisemitic activity last year among more than 100 US schools studied, a report released Tuesday by a campus watchdog group revealed. According...

March 28, 2017 7:02 am
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California High School Students Behind ‘Toasted Jew’ Graffiti Identified, Disciplined, Principal Says

The California high school students behind antisemitic graffiti at Carlmont High School, including the phrase "Toasted Jew," have been disciplined, NBC Bay Area news reported Thursday. According to the report,...

March 22, 2017 7:13 am
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Group Hosting Convicted Terrorist at Conference Instructs Hyatt to Deny Access to Memorial for Her Victims, Israel Activist Says

A group hosting a Palestinian terrorist at its national convention demanded that the Chicago hotel where the event is taking place deny access to Israel...

March 21, 2017 9:57 am
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Alan Dershowitz: Why Must Women Choose Between Feminism and Zionism?

On March 8, women abstained from work as part of the International Women’s Strike (IWS), a grassroots feminist movement aimed at bringing attention “to the...

March 16, 2017 10:06 am
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American Liberal Jewish Leaders Fuel Antisemitism

We try to rationalize that the anti-Zionist behavior of individual Jews does not justify antisemitic bigotry. However, the crass political exploitation of their Jewish identity by...

March 14, 2017 8:38 am
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Jewish Trump Critics Backtrack After Questions Raised About Extreme Rhetoric

JNS.org - Some Jewish critics of the Trump administration have backtracked, after questions were raised about the harsh and extreme rhetoric they used about the president. Adam...

March 6, 2017 3:55 pm
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Trump, Netanyahu Discuss Antisemitism, Iran on Monday Call

President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke by phone Monday, the White House confirmed. The two leaders discussed the recent wave of antisemitic incidents...

March 5, 2017 7:32 am
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Is the ‘Rising Tide’ of US Antisemitism Only a Surge in Reporting?

JNS.org - Nearly 100 bomb threats have been called into Jewish institutions since early January, and scores of headstones at three Jewish cemeteries — in Missouri, Pennsylvania, New...

March 4, 2017 9:28 am
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NYPD: Antisemitic Incidents Nearly Doubled Over Last Year

Antisemitic incidents are up 94 percent in New York City over this time last year, the New York Police Department reported. The figure is part of...

March 3, 2017 8:45 am
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Jewish Activists at East Carolina U Laud Student Government for Unanimously Passing Resolution Against Antisemitism Amid Surge of Phenomenon Across US Campuses

Jewish activists at East Carolina University (ECU) lauded their peers in the Student Government Association (SGA) for passing a motion Wednesday condemning antisemitism amid a surge...

March 1, 2017 2:21 pm
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University of Missouri Students Arrested for Harassing Jewish Peer

Two University of Missouri students have been arrested on suspicion of harassing a Jewish peer, the Columbia Daily Tribune reported on Wednesday. Noah B. Rogers and Erich J. Eastman were...

February 28, 2017 6:06 pm
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Trump’s Big Achievement: Making the New York Times Care About Antisemitism

President Trump has been in office for barely a month, but he already deserves credit for at least one major accomplishment: He’s gotten the New...

February 22, 2017 7:43 am
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International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make their organization’s or constituency’s voice heard on policy issues, without making overtly...

Culture

Film Documenting New Immigrant Wins ‘Inspired by Israel’ Video Contest

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat praised the winners of the recent "Inspired by Israel"...

Driver’s or Pilot’s License? Israeli Company to Develop Flying Electric Car

JNS.org - Metro Skyways, a subsidiary of Israeli company Urban Aeronautics based in Yavne,...

Features

On Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day, Educating the Next Generation

JNS.org - As Sunday evening approached in Israel, stores and businesses shuttered early while the...

World

United Nations Secretary-General Vows to Combat Anti-Israel Bias, Antisemit...

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reassured Jewish community leaders on Sunday that he would oppose any anti-Israel bias at...

Israel

European Governments Funding NGOs Linked to Bloodthirsty Terror Group PFLP,...

European governments are funding Palestinian civic organizations with clear ties to the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP)...

Middle East

Report: Veteran Palestinian Terrorist Who Commanded Infamous 1987 Hang Glid...

A veteran Palestinian terrorist who commanded an infamous 1987 attack in northern Israel was killed in Syria over the weekend...

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