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Najib Hamideh and other Students for Justice in Palestine bar students entry to Claremont McKenna College cafeteria in "Israeli checkpoint street theater demonstration," March 4, 2013
 

Cockroach Curses and Jew Hunting in California Colleges

Posted on: May 10th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle East

The players include several perfect archetypes, and the situation is a classic one.

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These seven men were executed in Saudi Arabia in March, 2013, for a robbery they committed before turning 18.
 

Report: Muslim Countries ‘Worst Violators of Religious Freedom’

Posted on: May 10th, 2013

News & ViewsIslamists

But not to worry – the State Department has issued indefinite waivers on taking any action against Uzbekistan and Saudi Arabia.

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Flatbush Jews
 

Flatbush Jews Form Civic Advocacy and Political Coalition

Posted on: May 10th, 2013

News & ViewsLocal

The FJCC plans to address many of the civic and communal challenges that face the Jewish residents of Flatbush

Obama Visit to Israel in March
 

Most Israelis Trust Obama, Most PA Arabs Distrust Him

Posted on: May 10th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Israelis by a 4-to-1 margin are more confident than Palestinians in how President Barack Obama a handles his foreign policy, according to a Pew Research Center poll released Thursday. The survey revealed that 61 percent of Israelis “express confidence in the American president to do the right thing regarding world affairs,” as opposed to 15 […]

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Facebook reportedly is considering shelling out $1 billion for the Israel-based Waze company
 

Facebook Running after Waze to Stare Down Google

Posted on: May 9th, 2013

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

Waze may be Facebook’s third purchase in Israel, not for the Waze maps but for the traffic it can generate through Facebook, at Google’s expense. But the buyout is far from certain.

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Road sign points the way to Beit El, where Israel plans to build 296 homes for Jews despite Kerry's hopes a for building freeze.
 

Kerry’s Dream and Abbas’ Nightmare Meet in Biblical Beit El

Posted on: May 9th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

The Israeli government has announced a new step in plans to build 300 new homes in Beit El, in  northern Samaria, just as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is trying to convince Mahmoud Abbas to return to talks if Israel slaps a freeze on building for Jews in Judea and Samaria. Reports from Israeli […]

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Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio chatting with public school students.
 

De Blasio Promising The Jewish Press to Restore Childcare Vouchers

Posted on: May 9th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

“Too often, the Bloomberg approach has been My way or the highway. I'll do things differently.”

Robert Bernstein, Founding Chair Emeritus of Human Rights Watch, tells 2013 HUC graduates that human rights activists need to focus on the lack of speech freedom in the Arab World.
 

HRW Founder: Human Rights Must Focus on Arab Regimes’ Hate Speech

Posted on: May 9th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Human Rights Watch founder Robert Bernstein said that today's human rights advocates ignore the repression of basic freedoms across the Middle East and mistakenly call "free speech" and "advocacy' what is really state-sponsored hate speech.

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Coming soon to the Western Wall? Muslims pray in front of the Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount
 

Jordan Moves to Scrap Peace Treaty over Arrest of Jerusalem Mufti

Posted on: May 9th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on Palestine

World War III may have been close and may have been prevented on the Temple Mount, where the Jerusalem Mufti was arrested and then released for throwing chairs at Jews on Jerusalem Unification Day.

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Ringleader Found Guilty in $57M Fraud at Claims Conference

Posted on: May 9th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishHolocaust

Semen Domnister, the former Claims Conference employee who was charged with leading a $57 million fraud scheme at the Holocaust restitution organization, was found guilty Wednesday by a U.S. District Court jury in Manhattan after a four-week trial. Domnitser and two others, Oksana Romalis and Luba Kramrish, were found guilty on all counts., and 28 […]

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Bill de Blasio (left) and Jerry Greenwald, managing editor of The Jewish Press, at the JP office.
 

Bill De Blasio Visits The Jewish Press

Posted on: May 8th, 2013

InDepth

Bill de Blasio, one of the Democratic frontrunner in the race for New York City mayor, met last week with the editorial board of The Jewish Press at the newspaper’s Boro Park office. De Blasio is the New York City public advocate.

 

Three Jews from US and France to Be Awarded Dan David Prize

Posted on: May 8th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

The international Dan David Prize will be awarded  June 9 at Tel Aviv University to an American Jewish philosopher, a research doctor at Johns Hopkins and a French economist. The Dan David Prize awards three $1 million to individuals with proven exceptional excellence in the sciences, arts, humanities, public service and entrepreneurship that have made […]

 

Graffiti at Yale Threatens Arson Attack on School’s Jewish Center

Posted on: May 8th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Graffiti scrawled in a bathroom in a Yale University science building threatened an arson attack on the Slifka Center for Jewish Life on the campus. The graffiti was discovered late last month but was first reported in the local media on Tuesday. A Slifka Center board member said the news of the graffiti was not […]

 

Kerry Hosts Livni, to Return to Israel to Push Talks

Posted on: May 8th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with visiting Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni this week and told reporters he will return to Israel in two weeks to push ahead for more “peace process” talks. In a brief session with reporters,  Kerry did not refer to the de facto building freeze that Israel media reported […]

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Yogurtland Launches Kosher Store

Posted on: May 8th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

Yogurtland, a leading frozen yogurt chain, is following the lead of Dunkin Donuts, Baskin Robbins and The Coffee Bean and has launched its first kosher store, the Beverly Connection location in Los Angeles. The store is under the kosher supervision of the Rabbinical Council of California, according to the Kosher Today newsletter. Yogurtland’s self-serve frozen […]

Democratic mayoral hopefuls Bill Thompson
 

‘Endorsement Day Tuesday’ Pits Candidates Vying for Media Attention

Posted on: May 8th, 2013

News & ViewsLocal

"There are folks who are billionaires, and folks have to question why they're in the race."

Rabbi Hank Sheinkopf
 

Four Years Late, Thompson Hires Sheinkopf as ‘Senior’ Strategist

Posted on: May 7th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

"There was a time when he certainly was not happy with me."

 

Biden Wants Rabbis, Pastors and Nuns to Back ‘Moral’ Gun Control

Posted on: May 7th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

Vice President Joe Biden met with Jewish, Muslim Christians, Sikh and other religious leaders Monday to encourage them to back gun control as matter of morals. He met for two and a half hours with rabbis, pastors, nuns and other religious leaders before the gun control bill comes up for a Senate vote. “The conversation […]

Construction project in Gush Etzion, south of Jerusalem.
 

Report: Kerry Won Five-Week Unofficial Building Freeze from Bibi

Posted on: May 7th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on Palestine

Netanyahu again plays chess, or poker, with the United States. Kerry wants a building freeze to satisfy Abbas’ conditions for resuming talks. Netanyahu reportedly agreed – but for only five weeks.

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Israel Hotels Attracting Tourists with OU Kosher Certification

Posted on: May 7th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Israeli restaurants and hotels are more interested n seeking kosher certification from the American-based Orthodox Union (OU) in order to attract foreign tourists, according to the Kosher Today newsletter. It said that many American Jewish tourists generally are more familiar with the OU than Israeli rabbinic certifications. The OU operates in Israel in an office […]

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