‘Hineini’ – Cuomo Delivers Message Against Anti-Semitism on Israel Trip

Sunday, March 5, 2017
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JERUSALEM – New York Governor Andrew Cuomo touted his state’s forceful response to a rash of anti-Semitic attacks as he visited Israel on Sunday. “New York’s principles are…

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Corker, Cardin Wary About Taylor Force Act

Thursday, March 2, 2017
Photo via Facebook/Sen. Ben Cardin

WASHINGTON – Top Republican and Democratic Senators on the Foreign Relations Committee expressed reservations regarding the Taylor Force Act that was introduced this week to cut off all…

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Foxman: New Approach Needed to New Phenomenon of Anti-Semitism

Thursday, March 2, 2017
Photo by Haim Zach (GPO)

President Donald Trump’s statement condemning a rash of anti-Semitic attacks, bombs threats at Jewish Community Centers, and the desecration of Jewish cemeteries across the nations, at the start…

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The Second Jewish Republican in Congress

Thursday, March 2, 2017
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WASHINGTON – While 24% of Jews voted for Donald Trump last November according to the Pew Research Center, Representative David Kustoff (R-TN) is not shy about his support…

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Kafe Knesset for March 2

Thursday, March 2, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

Netanyahu has decided to extend Ron Dermer’s term for one additional year as Israel’s ambassador to Washington. The extension, through October 2018, will be presented this Sunday at…

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Cuomo Announces Economic, Solidarity Trip to Israel

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Photo by Jacob Kornbluh

NEW YORK – Amid a rash of anti-Semitic attacks, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Wednesday he will carry a “message of solidarity” with the Jewish community during an…

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Kafe Knesset for March 1

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
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It is conference season in Jerusalem this month. After the Conference of Presidents annual gathering last week, this week the Jewish People Policy Institute (JPPI) is holding its…

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Graham Calls on AIPAC to Support Taylor Force Act

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Taylor Force Act

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on Tuesday urged AIPAC to “get on board” and support the Taylor Force Act, a bill introduced Tuesday to cut off US assistance to…

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Prof. Steven Cohen: Help Trump Do a Mitzvah

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
R to L: Professor Steven Cohen and Alan Solow at J Street

WASHINGTON – With President Donald Trump’s unpredictable approach towards the Middle East, Steven Cohen, Professor of Jewish Social Policy at HUC-JIR, urged progressive Jews to maintain a nuanced…

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Kafe Knesset for Feb. 28

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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Shifting the focus from the Prime Minister, one of the politicians who received a harsh blow from the State Comptroller report on Operation Protective Edge – which was…

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