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Carl Levin, longtime Jewish senator from Michigan, dies at 87

Carl Levin, first elected to the Senate in 1978, served 36 years, becoming his state’s longest-serving senator.

Biden nominates Deborah Lipstadt as antisemitism envoy

The special envoy’s office was established by the Global Anti-Semitism Review Act of 2004 and largely focuses on global antisemitism.

So the ‘Ben’ in Ben and Jerry’s stands for Bennett

In an unsurprising New York Times guest essay, the founders of Ben and Jerry’s wrote that they “unequivocally support the decision of the company to end business in the occupied territories.”

Ben & Jerry speak out: We endorse the Ben & Jerry’s West Bank pullout

“We fundamentally reject the notion that it is anti-Semitic to question the policies of the State of Israel.”

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