Simone Zimmerman, briefly the Jewish outreach coordinator to Bernie Sanders, blasted Israel’s new travel ban targeting supporters of the Boycott, Divest and Sanction movement.
The FBI is singling out an internet fraud tactic that has strong ties in Israel. Headlining the bureau’s website this week is an advisory against binary options trading, which is robust in Israel. According to Reuters, two Israeli trading platforms that supply tech to online brokers handle some $8 billion annually. The Times of Israel reports that at least 100 Israeli companies engage in binary trading.
The White House is trolling reporters and seeking softballs, but an Israeli reporter got to ask a tough question recently.
Pro-Turkish government hackers broke into prominent Twitter accounts Wednesday and used them to fire off swastikas in a campaign to smear Germany and Holland.
Jewish animal rights activists wearing funeral clothes and holding Hebrew signs infiltrated a Purim party at a Berkeley Jewish farm to protest their killing of chickens.
Conservative Jewish commenter and former Breitbart editor Ben Shapiro defended an Iowa Congressman who tweeted what has been widely interpreted as a racist comment.
The case of Jewish real estate developers charged with a voter fraud scheme in the Catskills community of Bloomingburg will continue through the federal court system this week, a legacy of dismissed U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara.
Opponents and supporters of a massive KKK banner on Main Street are contending with each other in a “sweet” Georgia town.
Looking at the police around him, one boy said calmly, “I think it’s a bomb.” Then he thought for a moment. “What happens if a bomb explodes right here?”
Police said they are investigating a bomb threat called into the Jewish Children’s Museum early Thursday in Brooklyn, according to DNA Info.