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Posts Tagged: Ed Koch Jewish

February 18, 2013 12:53 am
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Ed Koch’s Army Diary Details Battle With Antisemites

New York Post - When Edward I. Koch was just a lanky 19-year-old Army draftee from The Bronx marching off to World War II,...

February 6, 2013 12:01 am
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Jewish Mayor Koch Fondly Remembered by New York’s Christians

New York's former outspoken and charismatic Jewish mayor, Ed Koch, who passed away on Feb. 1, was remembered for his strong ties to...

February 1, 2013 10:10 am
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Ed Koch (Yiedel Itzak), Proud Jewish Mayor of New York, Dies

Ed Koch, the brash former three-term mayor of New York City who made no secret of his love for Israel and his Jewish faith, has...

February 1, 2013 9:58 am
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Ed Koch Passes Away on the Same Date as Daniel Pearl

In the years since I have served in my current  role at The Algemeiner, I can't say that I had come to know Ed...

December 19, 2011 11:06 am
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Koch: My End of Year Lament

Almost everyone who lives in New York City knows that I am Jewish.  Most know that I am a secular Jew who believes in God,...

Features

New York Times Amends Palestinian Terrorist Barghouti’s Op-Ed Amid Outcry

JNS.org - A day after convicted Palestinian terrorist Marwan Barghouti wrote a New York...

World

US Justice Department Charges Teen Over JCC Bomb Threats

JNS.org - The US Justice Department filed criminal charges Friday against an Israeli-American teenager who is accused of making more than 150 bomb threats against Jewish institutions in early 2017, stoking...

Israel

Palestinian Teen Arrested After Stabbing, Wounding 4 in Tel Aviv Attack

Israeli police say an 18-year-old Palestinian stabbed and lightly wounded four people in Tel Aviv before being arrested. It remains unclear whether Sunday's attack was politically motivated.

Middle East

Lebanese Prime Minister Asks UN to Help on Permanent Ceasefire With Israel

JNS.org - Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri asked the United Nations Friday for help in forging a permanent cease-fire with Israel, ending what he called the Jewish state’s “continuous violations” of...

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