Sanders Pulls Up Sleeve Discussing The Holocaust

Friday, November 6, 2015
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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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1998 Pyramid Theory Puts Carson in Spotlight Once Again

Friday, November 6, 2015
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Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson on Thursday said he stands by comments made in 1998, in which he claimed Joseph built the pyramids in Egypt to store grain….

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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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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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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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WH Chief of Staff to Speak at Jewish Federations’ GA

Wednesday, November 4, 2015
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White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough is expected to speak on behalf of the Obama administration at the Jewish Federations of North America’s General Assembly, Jewish Insider…

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House Passes Resolution Urging EU Governments to Combat Antisemitism

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
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The House of Representatives on Tuesday unanimously passed a resolution calling on European governments to ensure the safety and security of Jewish communities and enhance efforts to combat…

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Crippled America: Trump Blasts Iran Deal, Touts Support for Israel

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
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According to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, the deal President Obama negotiated with Iran was the worst deal America has ever negotiated with another country. The relationship and…

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Liberal Jewish Group Launches TV Campaign Against Anti-Immigrant Hatred

Monday, November 2, 2015
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The public debate over immigration reform and the rhetoric that is being used in the Republican presidential primary in the last few months has prompted Bend the Arc,…

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Trump Calls Rep. Wasserman Schultz ‘Crazy and ‘Neurotic’

Monday, November 2, 2015
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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump reverted to his derogatory description of political rivals on Monday, calling Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) a “crazy,” and “highly neurotic woman” while…

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