“This isn’t news. It’s a direct attack on our communities. And it’s a complete lie,” Jewish social-justice group Bend the Arc wrote @TwitterSafety.
With the peace process stalemated so long it’s just gone stale, Israeli voters are increasingly focused on socio-economic questions
What’s in a list? The actual list items, of course. But any list also reflects the values, the proclivities, the quirks of its compiler.
“It’s very hard for anybody to call me — whose family was wiped out by Hitler, who spent time in Israel — an anti-Semite,” said Bernie Sanders.
He likened the U.S.-Israel alliance to “a friendship where your friend is acting in a way that you think might hurt your relationship.”
Rabbi Jeremy Borovitz had brought a visiting contingent of young Jews from Berlin to Halle to liven up the community’s commemoration.
The museum does not cancel classes because of any religious holidays, like Yom Kippur — yet is closed on Christmas, nonetheless.
Let’s make 5780 a year of memorable stories – and provocative questions.
Anti-Semitism, Israel, immigration, climate change. But mostly: anti-Semitism. Aspiration, repentance, renovation, optimism…