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Jewish groups urge Congress to preserve anti-Semitism monitor

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Jewish defense groups urged Congress to preserve the State Department’s anti-Semitism monitor.

Representatives of the Anti-Defamation League, the American Jewish Committee, the Simon Wiesenthal Center and the Secure Community Network testified Wednesday before the human rights subcommittee of the U.S. 355 more words

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Several Jewish groups laud courts for blocking Trump’s travel ban

(JTA) — Several Jewish groups praised decisions by two federal courts to block President Donald Trump’s executive order restricting immigration from six Muslim-majority countries and blocking refugees. 385 more words

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INVESTIGATORS SAY THREATS TO JEWISH GROUPS IN US AND UK ARE LINKED

http://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Investigators-say-threats-to-Jewish-groups-in-US-and-UK-are-linked-483803

WASHINGTON – Scotland Yard and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are investigating more than a hundred bomb threats made to Jewish groups in the United States and Britain since Jan. 414 more words

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Trump ‘disappointed, concerned’ by anti-Semitic crimes; Jewish groups demand action

http://www.timesofisrael.com/trump-disappointed-concerned-by-anti-semitic-crimes-as-jewish-groups-demand-action/

US President Donald Trump said Monday he was “disappointed and concerned” by ongoing incidents of anti-Semitism throughout the country, while Jewish groups demanded decisive action and two state governors said they had ordered concerted efforts to capture those responsible. 606 more words

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Jewish groups seek action from Trump to match his words on anti-Semitism

WASHINGTON (JTA) – He hates it, he really hates it. Now what’s he going to do about it?

President Donald Trump on Tuesday culminated three weeks of missed opportunities to condemn anti-Semitism and doubling down on missed opportunities to condemn anti-Semitism with a statement unequivocally condemning anti-Semitism. 1,513 more words

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Jewish groups express dismay as Trump says he can ‘live with’ one-state solution

(JTA) — Liberal and centrist American Jewish groups expressed dismay following remarks by President Donald Trump that he “can live with” a one-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. 750 more words

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With Overwhelming Support, Jews Join Sprawling Women’s March Against Trump

With Overwhelming Support, Jews Join Sprawling Women’s March Against Trump

By Nathan Guttman and Lilly Maier 

The magnitude of the Women’s March on Washington took Jewish participants, like many others, by surprise. 127 more words

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