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Posted on: June 5th, 2013

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Half of New York voters think that Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver should quit because of his actions in the Vito Lopez sex harassment scandal, and 52 percent disapproved of his overall performance, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll. Which is a meaningless figure, since Silver continues to be very popular in his district which […]

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Candidate Sal Albanese
 

Posted on: June 5th, 2013

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In an interview with Zev Brenner Saturday night, Josh Mehlman, the chairman of the Flatbush Jewish Community Coalition told the radio host that only the major five Democratic candidates, that stand a chance to become the next mayor of New York City, will participate in Tuesday night’s mayoral forum on Jewish issues. Sal Albanese and […]

The bi-partisan congressional Israel Allies Caucus called to move the US embassy in Israel moved to Jerusalem, at an event marking Jerusalem Reunification Day, June 4, 2013.
 

Posted on: June 5th, 2013

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“We strongly believe that Jerusalem should be recognized as the capital of Israel with no waivers and no caveats,” said the co-chair of the congressional Israel Allies Caucus.

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Posted on: June 4th, 2013

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New Jersey’s Republican Gov. Chris Christie announced Tuesday a special primary election will be held August 13, followed by general elections Oct. 16, to fill the seat left vacant by the death on Monday of Democratic Sen. Frank Lautenberg. By law, he could have appointed a temporary replacement. “I want to have an elected senator […]

Education Minister Shai Piron (Yesh Atid) laughing uncontrollably.
 

Posted on: June 4th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

It was grade school revisited.

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Anthony Weiner marching in the Salute to Israel Parade Sunday.
 

Posted on: June 4th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

“Not that I’m condoning what he did, but I always thought that he was good for the community.”

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Evesham, NJ, school board member Rosemary Bernardi
 

Posted on: June 4th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

When did the word "Jews" become verboten?

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Alicia Keys will be singing in Tel Aviv on July 4, 2013, despite pressure on her to withdraw.
 

Posted on: June 4th, 2013

News & ViewsMediaArts and Entertainment

"We can use our wallets to punish as well as to reward. If we can close it to attacks on the Jewish state, we can also open it in friendship," Abramson said about showing appreciation to Keys for performing in Israel despite pressure to withdraw.

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Secretary of State John Kerry delivers remarks at the American Jewish Committee Global Forum in Washington, DC on June 3, 2013.
 

Posted on: June 4th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

"We will find ourselves in a negative spiral … that could literally slam the door on a two-state solution, having already agreed, I think, that there isn’t a one-state one."

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U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg (center), NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg (right) and Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy in 2007
 

Posted on: June 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

Sen. Frank Lautenberg of New Jersey died Monday at the age 89. His life was a classic Jewish rag-to-riches story of a young man who worked his way to business and political success.

The banners and flags that stood out throughout the violent protests belonged to the minority TKP/ML (Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist–Leninist).
 

Posted on: June 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle East

Just as the majority cannot oppress the minority, the minority cannot oppress the majority either.

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Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner (D, with flag) with potential mayoral candidate, Commissioner Ray Kelly (R).
 

Posted on: June 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Mr. Weiner, who is the only Jewish candidate running in the Democratic primary, was cheered by many marchers and onlookers, but many also booed.

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Posted on: June 2nd, 2013

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas finished off his latest swipe at the United States Sunday by appointing a professor, who is a member of his Fatah party, to replace PA Prime Minister Salam Fayyad as prime minister of the PA. Fayyad, trained in the United States as en economist, was hand-picked by the Bush administration […]

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300 housing units in Gilo (in the picture above) and Ramot, two neighborhoods in annexed East Jerusalem, are the current hurdle before the peace process.
 

Posted on: June 2nd, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEurope

The PLO will not "offer political concessions in exchange for economic benefits."

The decision to break up the protest came on the fourth day after hundreds set up an encampment associated with the Occupy movement in the Taksim Square Gezi Park.
 

Posted on: June 1st, 2013

News & ViewsIslamists

On Saturday night, Prime Minister Erdogan has admitted "some cases" of extreme police action.

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All the Democratic candidates oppose school vouchers.
 

Posted on: May 31st, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

There are not many issues the Democratic mayoral hopefuls agree on, especially when they are seated at one table.

A Muslim policeman and Jordanian Waqf official followed the Jewish group closely, urging them to move quickly.
 

Posted on: May 31st, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

“You don’t have to send delegations to Hungary to witness raw antisemitism.”

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The Assads and the Putins
 

Posted on: May 31st, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastHezbollah

Putin told Assad Hezbollah's entry into the conflict in Syria is "not helpful."

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The shape of things to come? Will Republican Ray Kelly debate Democrat Christine Quinn in the mayoral finals?
 

Posted on: May 30th, 2013

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Plus bonus video: Anthony Weiner at The Jewish Press Wed. night conference

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Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann is quitting Congress after four terms.
 

Posted on: May 29th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Michele Bachmann has a lot in common with Sarah Palin – attractive, pro-Israel, a Tea Party darling, candidate for president and a target of media mockery. Soon, like Palin, she will be out of office.

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