The Anti-Defamation League, according to itself, “fights anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and protects civil rights for all.” It claims it’s the “nation’s premier civil rights/human relations agency,” and by nation I hazard a guess that it means the entire worldwide Jewish populace. 90 more words
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Joe Biden used the term "shylock" today. That's Vice President Joe Biden.
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Anti-Defamation League National Director Abraham Foxman said Tuesday night that Vice President Joe Biden “should have been more careful” when he described unscrupulous bankers who prey on servicemen deployed overseas as “Shylocks,” …440 more words
By: Martha Neil
Nearly a decade into his 40-year prison sentence for plotting to kill a federal judge in Chicago, law graduate Matthew Hale is finding the conditions of his solitary confinement in one of the country’s most secure prisons onerous. 419 more words
The controversial Holocaust memorial in Budapest, Hungary
One in five Hungarians can be classified as an “extreme anti-Semite” but there are few acts of physical violence against Jews. 402 more words
MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) – Police confirmed Tuesday evening they arrested a man in connection to vandalism of a sign in front of a Miami Beach temple. 702 more words
New York – Joan Rivers was fearless.
Or, to be more accurate, a humorist who fearlessly spun fears into gold.
They were golden, Rivers’ potshots, put-downs and zingers (often aimed at herself) that mocked a world of vanities, foolishness and, yes, fear. 655 more words