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Posts Tagged: Chuck Schumer

May 29, 2016 2:47 pm

Cruel Hoax: The Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act

In a unanimous voice vote on May 17, the US Senate approved the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA), which permits victims of terror attacks and their...

March 30, 2016 12:29 am

Jewish 100, 2015: Chuck Schumer – Government

Chuck Schumer US Senator Days after Senator Chuck Schumer of New York voiced his opposition to the U.S.-backed nuclear deal with Iran, he faced accusations that went...

February 9, 2016 6:48 pm

Major Jewish Groups Denounce Antisemitic Gun Control Post by Ted Nugent, Right Before He Posts About the Holocaust

Famed rocker and pro-gun activist Ted Nugent posted a meme on Facebook comparing gun control advocates to Nazis shortly after Jewish groups condemned another post on Monday...

November 17, 2015 2:12 pm

Senator Schumer: Condoning Terror Against Israel Led to Paris Attacks

Because the world failed to rise up against terrorism directed against Israel beginning in the 1970s, the type of terrorism witnessed last Friday across Paris, killing more than...

August 12, 2015 1:45 pm

Schumer Concerned European Partners Will Flaunt Iran Nuclear Inspections

New anti-Iran deal darling Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) admitted he was concerned the European parties to the Iran deal would do little to ensure a sound inspections regime out of...

August 10, 2015 5:46 pm

In First Public Remarks Since Opposing White House on Iran, Schumer Calls for Better Nuclear Deal

In his first public remarks since declaring his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal, Senator Charles "Chuck" Schumer (D-NY) said on Monday that the United...

July 23, 2015 2:35 pm

‘New York Post’ Slams Senator Schumer for Failing to Take Iran Deal Stance

The New York Post inveighed against Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) for failing to take a strong stance against the Obama administration's Iran nuclear deal -- actually...

November 26, 2014 12:39 am

Chuck Schumer Says Democrats Mistaken in Passing Health Care Law

Bloomberg - Democrats made a mistake by passing President Barack Obama's health-care law in 2010 instead of focusing more directly on helping the middle class,...

July 25, 2014 1:16 am

Tenth Lesson of the Gaza War: Obama Doesn’t Want to Disarm Hamas

There is a growing consensus in the United States and around the world that the way to end the Israel-Gaza war is to disarm Hamas....

May 19, 2014 12:09 am

Why the Iraqi Jewish Archive Belongs in America - When I last wrote about the archive of Jewish treasures from Iraq rescued by U.S. forces in Baghdad in 2003, I noted that...

March 4, 2014 10:21 am

Kerry, After Apparent Criticism From Schumer, Seeks to Reassure Israel Supporters at AIPAC - After he was apparently criticized by U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) for comments he made last month on boycotts of Israel,...

February 4, 2014 1:34 pm

Senate Boosts Efforts to Keep Iraqi Jewish Archive Out of Iraq - Efforts to keep a significant collection of artifacts seized from Iraq's Jewish community by Saddam Hussein from being returned to the Gulf...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...

At Sukkot, Israeli Farmers Enjoy the Fruits of Their Faith - Avichai Koch says farming is in his blood. He is the son of Holocaust survivors from Europe who immigrated...


Several Cyber Attacks Disrupt Major Websites Twitter, Netflix, Spotify

Several cyber attacks disrupted Web traffic on the East Coast Friday, shutting down access to some of the Web's most popular sites and frustrating their users. A slew of major sites...


Report: Presence of Russian Aircraft Carrier in Eastern Mediterranean Will ...

The impending arrival of Russia’s sole aircraft carrier -- the Admiral Kuznetsov -- off the coast of Syria has the...

Middle East

Turkey Expands Military Offensive Against Kurdish Fighters in Syria

Turkey escalated its offensive Thursday against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, pounding them with airstrikes and artillery, and complicating the battle against the Islamic State group by Ankara and Washington,...