Obama: In Face of Rising Antisemitism, ‘We Are All Jews’

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

President Barack Obama honored International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Wednesday by declaring, “We are all Jews.” Addressing the Righteous Among Nations Awards Ceremony at the Israeli Embassy in…

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Alan Gross Recounts Cuban Imprisonment

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Jewish American contractor Alan Gross thought every day about his family that survived the Holocaust, exercised religiously and found something to laugh at to survive his five-year imprisonment…

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Pols Outraged at ‘Offensive’ Nazi Symbols on NYC Transit

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Passengers riding the New York City subway were surprised to see some cars and its seats fully wrapped with flags of Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan. The offensive…

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Sanders Pulls Up Sleeve Discussing The Holocaust

Friday, November 6, 2015

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders got personal about his Jewish upbringing during an interview with NPR’s “Morning Edtion” on Thursday. Speaking how the history of the Jewish people…

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Carson’s Advisers Not on Board with Nazi References

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson, moving into the frontrunner status, does not seem to follow his campaign advisers on his regular references to Nazis and slavery when discussing…

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Bill de Blasio Visits Western Wall, Meets Netanyahu

Sunday, October 18, 2015

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio concluded his 3-day solidarity visit to Israel by visiting the Western Wall (Kotel), touring the Yad Vashem Holocaust museum and meeting Israeli Prime…

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Carson Calls ADL Response to Gun/Holocaust Remarks ‘Total Foolishness’

Friday, October 9, 2015

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson on Friday pushed back against Jewish criticism of comments he made on Thursday that Jews could’ve been saved from persecution by the Nazis…

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Carson: Gun Control Preceded the Holocaust

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson on Thursday suggested that Jews could’ve been saved from persecution by the Nazis in Europe were they allowed to carry armed-guns by law….

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Longtime Director of Museum of Jewish Heritage Steps Down

Thursday, October 8, 2015

David Marwell, the founding chief executive and director of the Museum of Jewish Heritage, is expected to leave his post after 18 years at the Battery Park City…

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Carson Warns: A U.S. Hitler Could Come to Power

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Fresh off his controversial remarks on U.S. Muslims, Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson suggested on Wednesday that a Nazi-like force could arise to power in the United States….

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