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EMET’s Amicus Brief Asks the Supreme Court to Honor U.S. Law and Require the President to Recognize Jerusalem as Part of the State of Israel

News Release
October 28, 2014

Today, the Endowment for Middle East Truth (EMET) asked the U.S. Supreme Court to honor the Foreign Relations Authorization Act of 2002 torecognize Jerusalem as a city governed by Israel.  301 more words

Israel & Middle East

Why Does the State Department Endorse Palestinian Fight to Exclude Jews?

by Jonathan S. Tobin
October 27, 2014

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu made headlines around the world again today with his assertion in the Knesset that he will defend the right of Jews to live in any part of his country’s capital. 336 more words

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How Much Does it Cost to Treat One Ebola Patient

The US State Department recently announced they will be bringing people from African countries who are infected with Ebola to the US for treatment. The expected cost per Ebola patient to be treated is $300,000. 85 more words


Something Is Rotten at Foggy Bottom. Double Standards Abound.

by Seth Mandel
October 24, 2014

After the Wall Street Journal broke the news that President Obama reined in the U.S.-Israel military partnership while Israel was at war, it could not be plausibly denied that Obama has sought to downgrade the special relationship. 259 more words

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Top ten languages spoken by refugees to America in last seven fiscal years; Arabic is #1

Fiscal year 2014 just ended on September 30th, so this is a good time to visit the Refugee Processing Center where statistics are managed for the US State Department. 166 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Congolese refugee women in America need costly mental health care; 50,000 in the pipeline!

Your tax dollars:

We told you here in June of 2013 that the US was aiming to resettle 50,000 Congolese (DR Congo) refugees over the next few years and the US State Department has been busy, busy, busy getting the flow started.  535 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

US condemns ‘despicable’ Jerusalem terror attack

by AFP
October 23, 2014

State Department still will not confirm that 3-month-old Chaya Zissel Braun was an American citizen.

The United States on Wednesday condemned the terrorist attack by a Palestinian who rammed his car into pedestrians in Jerusalem, killing a baby.  142 more words

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