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Ivanka Trump kept Holocaust Museum tour secret for an entire week

03/06/2017 4:13 PM

As her father fended off criticism regarding his treatment of anti-Semitism, first daughter Ivanka Trump quietly toured the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum last Monday. According


(Video) How the new travel ban is different and why you aren’t hearing Trump talking about it

03/06/2017 3:46 PM

Cuomo’s Israel trip packed sight-seeing, business talk, and political messaging into just 8 hours

03/06/2017 1:34 PM Updated: 1 month ago

It’s Monday, which means that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is already back from Israel after his whirlwind eight-hour tour of the country. Cuomo may have spent


Journalist charged with making JCC bomb threats as part of bizarre revenge scheme

03/05/2017 9:25 AM Updated: 1 month ago

The investigation into the recent wave of bomb threats terrorizing Jewish schools and community centers had its first break Friday when federal authorities arrested Juan Thompson, 31,


Jewish cemetery in Rochester vandalized, but is it anti-Semitism?

03/02/2017 1:25 PM Updated: 1 month ago

Five headstones were toppled over this week at the Waad Hakolel Cemetary in Rochester, N. Y., but officials are hesitant to refer to the vandalism as anti-Semitic.

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National Roundup 03-01: NJ Has Seen ‘Substantial Increase’ in Bomb Threats at JCCs; FL Muslim Students Send Flowers To Targeted Jewish Groups

03/01/2017 6:45 PM Updated: 1 month ago

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(Video) Watch Cuomo on anti-Semitism: “This is intolerable to us”

03/01/2017 6:10 PM

Cuomo will visit Israel this weekend

03/01/2017 5:53 PM

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is visiting Israel this weekend on a economic development trip. Cuomo made the announcement Wednesday at Albany’s Jewish Community Center during an event

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National Roundup 02-28: Trouble Brewing for Deputy Commerce Secretary Nominee Todd Ricketts; DWS Calls Attention to Anti-Semitic Incidents

02/28/2017 7:11 PM Updated: 1 month ago

The following is a round-up of national news from several major states across the country that will be featured on our site on a daily basis:


Trump reportedly says what he has already said on camera: anti-Semitism is faked to make him look bad

02/28/2017 5:37 PM Updated: 1 month ago

Jewish groups are expressing outrage after President Donald Trump said to a group of state attorney generals that anti-Semitism is sometimes faked to make Trump look bad. “Sometimes, [anti-Semitism


Bomb threats spread to West Coast…and much farther

02/28/2017 10:10 AM Updated: 1 month ago

  Bomb threats targeting Jewish Community Centers throughout the country continued Monday, as seven JCCs on the West Coast, as well as the Anti-Defamation League (ADL)’s


Some Ellison supporters–and no one else–say Israel attacks lost Ellison DNC job

02/27/2017 6:33 PM

Over the weekend, former Secretary of Labor Tom Perez won the top leadership position in the Democratic National Committee over early favorite Rep. Keith Ellison after a


Miami Beach cars vandalized with swastikas as concerns over anti-Semitism mount

02/27/2017 1:05 PM

Several cars in a Miami Beach Jewish neighborhood were defaced with swastikas over the weekend, according to a Jewish Telegraphic Agency report Monday. The incident takes


Agudath Israel applauds Cuomo’s $25 Million security grant proposal for religious schools

02/24/2017 1:18 PM Updated: 1 month ago

  With rising anti-Semitic incidents around the country and in particular rising hate crimes across New York State, Governor Andrew Cuomo called together leaders from across


Trump clarifies: “No, I like the two-state solution”

02/24/2017 10:09 AM Updated: 1 month ago

President Donald Trump voiced support for a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict Thursday, his first time doing so as president. “No, I like the two-state


Cuomo grants $25 million for private school and yeshiva security

02/23/2017 6:02 PM

Governor Andrew Cuomo’s announced today a $25 million security grant for nonpublic schools. The move was applauded by Teach NYS, a project of the Orthodox Union advocating


No word from Jared, Ivanka after Trump overturns Obama bathroom protections

02/23/2017 5:56 PM

On Wednesday, the White House scaled back protections issued under Barack Obama to allow transgender students to use a restroom of their choice. A joint letter


(Video) Should Gitmo stay despite high recidivism rate?

02/23/2017 1:39 PM Updated: 1 month ago

Israel successfully tests improved Iron Dome missiles

02/23/2017 1:19 PM

Israel ran successful tests Wednesday of an improved version of its Iron Dome missile defense system, according to the country’s Defense Ministry. In a statement, the


Nikki Haley meets with parents of fallen Israeli soldier

02/23/2017 10:03 AM Updated: 1 month ago

Since Israel’s military operation in Gaza in 2014, the body of fallen Israeli soldier Hadar Goldin has been held captive by Palestinian terror group Hamas. On