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August 23, 2019 12:28 pm
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Despite Their Small Numbers, Iowan Jews Play Outsize Role in State’s Prized Presidential Caucus

  JNS.org - With 165 days until the Iowa Caucus, the scene in the central Midwest has been busy in and outside the state’s annual fair...

August 23, 2019 11:53 am
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While Jewish Groups Rebuke Trump’s ‘Disloyalty’ Remark, Others Question Democratic Silence on Omar, Tlaib

  JNS.org - Jewish and pro-Israel groups largely condemned US President Donald Trump’s attempt on Wednesday to clarify his comments from the previous day, which insinuated...

August 23, 2019 11:31 am
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Brandeis Investigates Images of Professors, Students on Antisemitic Website

  JNS.org - Brandeis University in Waltham. Mass., has been investigating images from the school’s website being featured on an antisemitic website. The Boston-area university noted that...

August 22, 2019 1:03 pm
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Israel-US Militaries Conduct Joint Exercise Simulating Potential Ship-Hijacking

  JNS.org - Israel announced on Tuesday that it held a joint exercise with US Special Forces simulating the recapture of a hijacked vessel. This comes amid...

August 22, 2019 12:54 pm
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Arrest Made in Shooting of Jewish Man Outside Miami Synagogue

  JNS.org - Police apprehended the suspect behind last month’s drive-by shooting of a 68-year-old man at the Young Israel of Greater Miami on Tuesday, thanks...

August 22, 2019 12:43 pm
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Following Trump Remark, Rivlin Tells Pelosi US-Israel Alliance ‘Not Dependent on One Particular Party’

  JNS.org - Amid the controversy over US President Donald Trump supposedly questioning the “loyalty” or “lack of knowledge” of Jews who vote for Democrats, Israeli...

August 22, 2019 12:33 pm
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Baseball Star Puig Visits Jewish Camp for Kids With Cancer, Other Illnesses

  JNS.org - Cleveland Indians outfielder Yasiel Puig had what he said was “one of the best days of his life” by visiting Camp Simcha, a...

August 22, 2019 10:53 am
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California Congressman Censures High-Schoolers Who Used Nazi Propaganda

  JNS.org - Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D-Calif.) condemned on Wednesday a group of 10 or so members of the boys’ water-polo team at Pacifica High School...

August 22, 2019 10:42 am
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Maher Fires Back at Tlaib: Does She ‘Want to Boycott 93 Percent of Her Own Party?’

  JNS.org- Cable talk-show host and comedian Bill Maher fired back at Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) on Wednesday after the freshman congresswoman called last week for...

August 21, 2019 2:02 pm
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Israeli Delegation Visits Chad to Discuss Agricultural, Economic and Technological Ties

  JNS.org - A delegation of Israeli government officials visited the central African nation of Chad this month to discuss bilateral economic ties. The delegation to Chad—a...

August 21, 2019 1:43 pm
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New RJC Political Director Eyes Shifting Trends, Saying Republicans Could Gain Jewish Votes

  JNS.org - The last time more Jews voted for Republican candidates than Democrats was 1920, when 43 percent of Jewish voters selected Warren G. Harding....

August 21, 2019 1:23 pm
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‘The Eyes of the Country’: IDF’s Maritime Command Center Protects Israel From Seaborne Threats

  JNS.org - The Israeli Navy’s maritime control centers play a crucial role in securing the country’s coastline from a range of hostile threats. To achieve...

August 21, 2019 1:02 pm
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Replicating Hamas Terror, Hezbollah Launches Arson Attack in Israel’s North

  JNS.org - A fire that raged along Israel’s border with Lebanon on Friday appears to be the work of Hezbollah operatives, according to a report...

August 21, 2019 12:33 pm
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Jewish Group Asks Ukrainian President to Help Build Large Synagogue in Uman

  JNS.org - Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Monday that he would look into an alleged corruption saga that has reportedly been holding up the...

Culture

Mourning a Jewish Man of Laughter

He was a prankster who loved to wear purple. He was a devoted father of two young girls. His phone...

Food Scholar Adam Richman Shares Emotional Moment at the Western Wall

Jewish TV personality and food expert Adam Richman visited the Western Wall in...

Features

New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses

JNS.org - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp

JNS.org - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York

  JNS.org - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...

World

Judge Praised for Sentencing Editor of Toronto-Based Antisemitic Publicatio...

The one-year sentence handed down on Thursday by a Canadian court against the editor of an antisemitic publication was praised...

Israel

Palestinian Rioters Again Raise Nazi Swastika on Israel-Gaza Border

For the second time this month, a Nazi swastika symbol was raised by Palestinian rioters on the Israel-Gaza Strip border on Friday and documented by the IDF. Thousands of Palestinians took...

Middle East

Syrian Army Captures Hama Rebel Pocket in Northwest: State Media

Syrian army troops seized a pocket of territory in the northwest where they had encircled rebels and a Turkish military post on Friday, reclaiming towns they lost early in the...

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