Jewish residents of Pittsburgh also expressed concern about Trump’s constant use of phrases that have a history of anti-Semitic connotations
“I thought it would be interesting to read, intellectually, so I took it to my room, read a bit, and then tucked it in my bag,” Meyer Koplow said.
Saeb Erekat referred to Jason Greenblatt and U.S. Ambassador David Friedman as “spokespeople for the Israeli occupation.” Then Greenblatt fired back.
A fake company that was allegedly used to spy on complainants against Harvey Weinstein, who used Black Cube, also targeted a former Obama official.
The White House distributed a very rare press release: a statement attributed directly to Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner.
Over a thousand supporters of J Street gathered on Saturday night in Washington, D.C. for the left-wing Jewish group’s annual conference.
Tom Perez, the former Labor Secretary under President Obama who on Saturday became the new chair of the Democratic National Committee, doesn’t have much of a public record when it comes to Israel. He has spent most of his career dealing with economic and social issues, and under the Obama administration had very little input in anything related to foreign policy.