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Eli Wishnivetski is a writer based in New York City and contributes to various publications.

ARTICLES BY: Eli Wishnivetski


November 20, 2014 8:44 am
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Synagogue Atrocity Won’t Deter EU’s Drive to Recognize ‘Palestine’

Despite the controversial decision to officially recognize the state of Palestine three weeks ago, the Swedish government will not open an embassy on Palestinian territory...

November 5, 2014 10:53 pm
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Recognition of ‘Palestine’ Highlights Divisions, Anxieties Among Swedish Jews

Torn between allegiances to their native and ancestral countries, the Jews of Sweden are striving to comprehend both the government's recognition of a Palestinian state...

October 29, 2014 1:00 pm
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French Anti-Semites Dieudonné and Alain Soral Announce Formation of New Political Party

French comedian and political activist Dieudonné M'bala M'bala together with former National Front politician Alain Soral - both widely known for their anti-Semitics beliefs -...

October 23, 2014 11:21 am
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Soccer Star Taulent Xhaka Accused of Nazi Salute

The Swiss Football Association (FA) has announced an investigation into allegations that Taulent Xhaka, an Albanian defender with national soccer champions FC Basel, delivered a...

October 21, 2014 1:54 pm
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Swedish PM Criticized for Appointing “Islamist” to Cabinet

Sweden's newly elected Social Democrat Prime Minister, Stefan Löfven, is under a fire for appointing a politician described as an "Islamist" to his cabinet. Mehmet...

September 30, 2014 7:18 am
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Fascist Party Wins in Swedish Election Signals Further Concern for Religious Freedoms

After eight years of center-right rule that championed the free-market approach - and which saw Sweden's economy recover faster than any other in Europe -...

September 30, 2014 7:01 am
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Babi Yar Monument to Mass Execution of Jews in Ukraine Vandalized

On the eve of Rosh Hashanah this past Wednesday, a monument to one of the largest shooting massacres of Jews during World War II was vandalized...

September 24, 2014 2:05 pm
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Report: Director General of Jewish Business Club Osher Shot Dead in Moscow

Sergey Sladkov, the Director General of Osher, a Russian-Jewish business club, was found dead in Moscow this morning, LifeNews, a Russian news website, reported on...

September 17, 2014 11:36 am
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Swedish Comedian Confronts His Country’s ‘Anti-Semitic’ Media

In early August, Swedish-Jewish writer and comedian Aron Flam took a call from Aftonbladet, one of Sweden's largest newspapers - "Hello?" he asked. The...

Culture

NHL’s Pittsburgh Penguins Donate Nearly $350K to Shooting Victims

The Pittsburgh Penguins donated nearly $350,000 Thursday to the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh to benefit victims...

Features

Antisemites to the Left of Me, Nazis to the Right: Stuck in the Middle With Jews

We enjoyed a wonderful 60-year run, we American Jews. The postwar boom of...

In Teaching English to Hebrew-Speaking Kids, Educators Learn Their Own Lessons

JNS.org - A teaching program dedicated to tackling the achievement gap in Israel...

World

UCLA Chancellor Says SJP Conference Will Take Place on Campus, Despite Anti...

The chancellor of the University of California, Los Angeles, expressed "fundamental disagreements" with Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), but said...

Israel

No ‘Both Sides to Blame’ Excuse for Hamas Escalation, Israeli E...

Israel's envoy to the United Nations has urged the UN Security Council to avoid the trap of "blaming both sides"...

Middle East

Spotify Launches in the Middle East and North Africa

Spotify, the world's most popular paid music streaming service, officially launched in the Middle East and North Africa on Tuesday. The company said services would now be available in 13 Arab...

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