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Some People Really Need To Stop Calling Themselves Refugees

When he left Russia, Boris Lokshin has “refugee status.” But you won’t find him comparing himself to true refugees. Let him explain.


Sana Krasikov Had No Idea How Timely Her Epic Novel Would Be

“The Patriots” is a historical epic set in 1930’s and contemporary Brooklyn and Russia. In the Trump/Putin era, it’s disturbingly resonant.

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Israeli Drone Can Read Your Computer’s Secrets

If your computer is “air-gapped” (i.e. not plugged into any network) it’s safe, right? Not really.

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Tom Perez Wins DNC Chair, Names Keith Ellison Deputy, After Tight Race

WASHINGTON – Tom Perez, the former Labor Department secretary, was elected Democratic National Committee chairman and immediately named his rival, Keith Elliso...

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U.S. Authorities Attempt To Deport French Holocaust Scholar On Way To Conference

WASHINGTON – U.S. authorities came close to deporting an Egyptian-born French Jewish Holocaust-era scholar on his way to speak at a symposium at Texas A&M. Hen...


What A Locavore Chef Learned From His Bubbe

The chef-owner of Gramercy Farmer & the Fish looked to his grandmother for recipes and inspiration.


With Trump Travel Ban Suspended, What Will Filmmakers From Targeted Countries Do For The Oscars?

Central to Hollywood’s current political moment has been Trump’s now-suspended temporary ban on entry to the United States for all refugees and citizens of seve...


ADL: Presidential Aide Must Disavow Anti-Semitism of Hungarian Hate Groups

The Anti-Defamation League has called on Sebastian Gorka, a senior aide to President Donald Trump, to clearly disavow “the message and outlook” of anti-Semitic organizations such as those he worked with while living in Hungary.

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Pence Pledges Trump Will Keep Iran From Going Nuclear, Walks Back Jerusalem Promise

LAS VEGAS — Vice President Mike Pence pledged to Jewish Republicans that the Trump administration would “never allow” Iran to develop a nuclear weapon, but wal...


Mike Pence Seals The Deal For Jewish Republicans

Establishing his role as President Trump’s unofficial envoy to the Jewish community, Vice President Mike Pence found himself in Las Vegas on Friday, delivering ...

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WATCH: ‘Rapping Rabbi’ Fools Simon Cowell And Talent Judges

As one of the United Kingdom’s best-known pranksters, Simon Brodkin is well versed in the art of infiltration. Without subterfuge, he would never have gotten cl...

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Israel Backtracks On Barring Human Rights Watch Staffer

Israel said an American employee of Human Rights Watch may enter the country on a tourist visa and should reapply for a work visa, days after barring his entry ...