Interview with URJ President Rabbi Rick Jacobs

Friday, November 6, 2015
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Some 5,000 leaders and members of the Reform Jewish community are gathered in Orlando, Florida, to attend the 73rd Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) North American Biennial convention…

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369 House Members Sign Letter to Abbas to End Incitement, Voilence

Thursday, November 5, 2015
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A bipartisan group of 369 representatives signed on to a congressional letter directed to Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas calling on him to repudiate violence and end incitement…

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Netanyahu Suspends Appointment of New Spokesman Over Obama Comments

Thursday, November 5, 2015
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu suspended the appointment of his chief spokesperson just a day after it was announced after previous social media posts accusing President Obama of…

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Rubio: Hillary Will Continue Obama’s ‘Disastrous’ Foreign Policy

Thursday, November 5, 2015
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Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio on Thursday suggested that Hillary Clinton would stick to President Barack Obama’s “disastrous” foreign policy approach if elected as president in 2016. In…

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Cruz Blasts Administration For Neglecting U.S. Victims of Palestinian Terror

Wednesday, November 4, 2015
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U.S. Senator Ted Cruz called out the Obama administration for failing to acknowledge American victims of Palestinian terrorist attacks as he chaired a hearing for the Subcommittee on…

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Trump Sought Adelson, Singer

Wednesday, November 4, 2015
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They were four and then there were four, again. The ‘Adelson primary’, as the media describes the race for the coveted endorsement of mega-donor Sheldon Adelson, had at…

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Schumer, Rubio Cosponsor Senate Resolution in Support of Israel

Wednesday, November 4, 2015
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U.S. Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Marco Rubio (R-FL) on Wednesday announced they have joined a bipartisan Senate resolution in support of Israel which strongly condemns the Palestinian…

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NYC Electeds, Advocates Call on DOT and Port Authority to Enforce Laws Against Kuwait Airlines

Wednesday, November 4, 2015
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New York City elected officials, Jewish community leaders and advocates gathered on the steps of City Hall on Wednesday to call on the Port Authority of N.Y. and…

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Herzog to Speak at Israel Policy Forum Following Netanyahu/Obama Meeting

Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Herzog, co-leader of the centre-left Zionist Union party, arrives to the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old City

Israel’s opposition leader, MK Isaac Herzog is expected to deliver a policy speech in New York a day after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will address the liberal…

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NYT Ad Highlights Rabin’s Quest for Peace

Wednesday, November 4, 2015
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The S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, launched a new campaign in support of the two-state solution with an ad in…

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