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Posts Tagged: Antisemitism in US

February 23, 2018 8:36 am
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What We Thought of the Rev. Billy Graham

JNS.org – Perhaps the saddest thing about the death of the Rev. Billy Graham on Feb. 21, at the age of 99, was the fact that...

December 21, 2017 10:19 am
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Ex-Journalist Sentenced to Five Years in Jail for Threats to US Jewish Groups, Stalking

A former journalist who admitted to calling in bomb threats to US Jewish centers as part of an extensive campaign of cyber stalking his ex-girlfriend...

December 12, 2017 9:08 am
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Wife of Beleaguered Alabama Republican Senate Candidate Tries to Refute Antisemitism Claims: ‘One of Our Attorneys Is a Jew’

Kayla Moore -- the wife of beleaguered Alabaman Republican Senate Candidate Roy Moore -- tried on Monday to deflect antisemitism claims against the two. "Fake news...

September 18, 2017 3:55 pm
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Top American Jewish Leader: Iran Violating ‘Deeply Flawed’ Nuclear Deal, Stricter Sanctions Are Needed

The future of the Iran nuclear deal will be uppermost in the mind of one of the American Jewish community’s top leaders this week as...

September 9, 2017 3:28 pm
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Mengele, Charlottesville and the Lessons of History

JNS.org – What can the hunt for Josef Mengele teach us about the challenges facing Jews today? With a debate stirring about whether left-wing or right-wing...

August 30, 2017 10:08 am
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Antisemitism in US Superseded by 400-Year-Old Civic Foundations

Contrary to European antisemitism, the recent episodes of antisemitism in the US -- such as hundreds of white supremacists bearing torches and giving the Nazi...

August 24, 2017 3:33 pm
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After Charlottesville, and With High Holidays Ahead, ADL Reaches out to Jewish Institutions Over Security

With many American Jews fearing for their safety following the white supremacist-instigated violence in Charlottesville, Virginia earlier this month, and with the fall High Holidays fast...

August 17, 2017 3:45 pm
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Mr. President, It’s Time to Stand Up to Evil – An Open Letter to Donald Trump

Dear Mr. President, I do not believe you are a racist or an antisemite, but by your own doing, you have raised serious doubts about your...

August 17, 2017 9:56 am
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Israeli President: US Will ‘Know How to Face’ Antisemitism

JNS.org – Israeli President Reuven Rivlin expressed his “support and solidarity” in a letter to Malcolm Hoenlein, executive vice chairman of the Conference of Presidents, and...

August 15, 2017 11:52 am
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Boston Holocaust Memorial Vandalized for Second Time This Summer

JNS.org – The Boston-based New England Holocaust Memorial was vandalized on Monday for the second time this summer. A 17-year-old male reportedly threw a rock at one...

August 13, 2017 10:06 am
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American Jewish Groups and Leaders Unite in Condemnation of White Supremacist Violence in Charlottesville

The violence perpetrated by white supremacist demonstrators in Charlottesville, Virginia this weekend has drawn across-the-board condemnation from prominent American Jewish groups and leaders. “It is utterly...

May 24, 2017 3:45 pm
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How ‘Woke’ Are Feminist Farrakhan Fans Like Linda Sarsour?

When Essence recently presented “Woke 100 Women,” three of the leading organizers of the Women’s March -- Tamika Mallory, Linda Sarsour and Carmen Perez -- were among the “socially...

May 10, 2017 3:07 pm
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Jewish Community Awakens to San Francisco State University’s ‘Institutional Antisemitism’

JNS.org -- San Francisco State University (SFSU) has been a hotbed of antisemitism for decades. During this time, Jewish community leaders either ignored the hostile campus environment...

March 19, 2017 1:11 pm
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Top American Jewish Official: Middle Eastern Leaders Relieved to See Obama Go, Want US to Take Tougher Line Against Iran

Middle Eastern leaders are looking for the Trump administration to re-engage with the region and take a tougher line against Iran, a top American Jewish...

Culture

British Actor Daniel Craig’s Weakness for Jewish Food Revealed as Reason for Fuller Face

British actor Daniel Craig's frequent visits to a kosher restaurant in London...

A Wartime Tragedy Resurfaces in Berlinale Refugee Study

Decades after he won a Silver Bear prize for a pioneering film about the fate of Jews fleeing Nazi Germany,...

New Israeli Line of Passover Wine Launched by Former NBA All-Star Amar’e Stoudemire

JNS.org - At a news conference at the Jewish National Fund House on Tuesday,...

Features

Holding Out an Olive Branch? US Lawmakers Speak Out After Being Detained on the Temple Mount

JNS.org - US Representatives Scott Tipton (R-Colo.) and David B. McKinley (R-W.Va.) no doubt...

First Aid Under Fire: Israeli Officer Details Medical Challenges at Gaza Border

JNS.org - In emergency care during combat, every minute can make the difference between life...

Jewish Groups Call for Gun Control After Florida Shooting

JNS.org - Major American Jewish organizations are calling for stricter gun-control laws in the wake of the February 14 mass school...

Israel

Israeli Military: Tear Gas May Have Caused Palestinian’s Death in Cus...

The Israeli military said on Friday that initial findings of an investigation into the death of a man that Palestinians say...

Middle East

Saudi Journalist: Ditch Mosque Microphones and Reduce Number of Mosques

JNS.org - Saudi journalist Mohamed Al-Suhaimi said he was in favor of silencing microphones in mosques, saying that the “terrifying” sound of the adhan call to prayer “coming from all directions”...

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