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October 24, 2019 9:44 am
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Governor Orders Flags to Fly Half-Staff to Mark Year Since Pittsburgh Shooting

JNS.org - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed a proclamation declaring Oct. 27 as an official day of remembrance, ordering state flags to half-staff one year...

August 11, 2019 9:40 am
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Almost One Year Since Deadly Shooting, Pittsburgh Jewish Community ‘Still Shaken’

JNS.org - It has been a deadly week in America with the back-to-back shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, which left a combined...

March 1, 2019 11:24 am
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How to Prevent Another Pittsburgh

JNS.org - Last year, 11 Jewish Americans were gunned down in an attack on the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Since then, the FBI...

January 22, 2019 8:01 am
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After the Tree of Life Shooting, I Wanted to Hide — but I Knew I Couldn’t

JNS.org - It was a difficult stunt already, and this time I had to do it in front of 42,000 people during the final of the March...

November 21, 2018 10:43 am
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Pittsburgh Massacre Needs to Be a Wake-Up Call (to Arms) for Jews

In 2009, I was one of two finalists for the executive director position at the Jewish Federation of San Diego County, and they invited me...

November 9, 2018 11:27 am
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A Mourner’s Advice to the Families of the Pittsburgh Victims

To the families of the victims of the Pittsburgh massacre, I’m giving you this advice because I am a fellow survivor. My son Koby Mandell was...

November 6, 2018 1:54 pm
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What Americans Must Do After Pittsburgh to Thwart Antisemitism

"Some people don't like other people just because they're Jews," declared a main character in the 1947 Oscar-winning American classic, "A Gentleman's Agreement." The crematoria at...

November 6, 2018 10:12 am
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Israel Plays an Important Role in Fighting Antisemitism

JNS.org - Israeli Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett recently rushed to Pittsburgh to represent the government of Israel at memorial events following the terrorist massacre...

November 5, 2018 11:20 am
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‘Antisemitism Upholds White Supremacy’

JNS.org - On a sunny afternoon last Tuesday in Pittsburgh, about 200 demonstrators gathered outside the JCC in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood, a short distance...

November 5, 2018 9:53 am
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The Palestinian Response to Pittsburgh: A Contrast in Societies

JNS.org - For friends of Israel, the scenes from Pittsburgh were all too familiar. Terrorist attacks on Israeli synagogues, yeshivahs, Passover seders, and other religious sites...

November 4, 2018 9:39 am
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How Social Media Is Undermining the Fight Against Antisemitism

When 11 Jews were murdered during a Shabbat service last week, the first response for most American Jews was to take to Twitter or Facebook.  Most...

November 2, 2018 11:02 am
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What’s Needed Now Is Jewish Unity

Tragedy can bring out the best in people, and it can also bring out the worst. After the horrific massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh...

November 1, 2018 12:30 am
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Eighty Years After Kristallnacht, the Murder of Jews Continues

Over the course of 48 hours on November 9-10, 1938 -- now known as Kristallnacht -- 96 Jews were killed, 1,300 synagogues and 7,500 businesses...

October 29, 2018 10:09 pm
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How to Respond to the Unspeakable Tragedy in Pittsburgh

Adapted from remarks delivered at Ansche Chesed community vigil on New York's Upper West Side on Oct 27th, 2018.  How to respond to unspeakable tragedy? Even an...

Culture

US Director Quentin Tarantino and Israeli Wife Daniella Pick Rent House in Tel Aviv

American filmmaker Quentin Tarantino and his wife, Israeli singer and model Daniella Pick,...

Features

How to Fight the Cultural BDS Movement

One of the good things about the bad times of today is that people are not staying silent about rising...

‘New Hope’ in Fight Against Tay-Sachs Disease

Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School are touting a possible breakthrough in the fight against Tay-Sachs disease, a...

Severe Storm Flattens Sukkahs From New Jersey to Boston

A fierce wind and rainstorm wreaked havoc on sukkahs from New Jersey to Boston, leaving a path of destruction that...

World

Far-Right German Politician Booted From Key Parliamentary Post Following An...

The far-right chairman of the German federal parliament's legal committee has been booted from his post by fellow legislators following...

Israel

Israeli Woman Wounded in Rocket Strike Celebrates 88th Birthday With Help o...

A southern Israeli woman wounded in a rocket attack on Wednesday celebrated her 88th birthday on Thursday with the help...

Middle East

Lebanon’s Crisis Is ‘Dangerous,’ Evokes Start of Civil Wa...

Lebanon's defense minister said on Thursday the country was in a "very dangerous situation" and compared street unrest of recent...

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