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anti-Semitism

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Writing in Haaretz this week, sociologist Eva Illouz wondered why many Israeli and American Jews, usually so sensitive to any hint of anti-Semitism, seem untroubled...
anti-Semitic violence

In the month since the presidential election, many in the American Jews have been in mourning over Donald Trump’s victory. For all too many Jews...
Weimar

Just at the moment when American Jewry needs some sober, adult leadership and modeling of civil dialogue, the head of the Anti-Defamation League has chosen...
Keith Ellison

The battle for the chairmanship of the Democratic National Committee is getting interesting. Representative Keith Ellison seemed to be a lock to win the DNC...
ADL

Rep. Keith Ellison appeared on track to be the next chair of the Democratic National Committee until the discovery of a 2010 speech in which Ellison...
alice goffman

Joy Karega, formerly the assistant professor of rhetoric and composition at Oberlin College, has been fired. One rejoices because Karega is an anti-Semite. Consider one...
donald trump

“Donald Trump’s Argument for America” — the GOP candidate's "closing argument advertisement— is a skillful distillation of every Trump speech we’ve heard for the last...
anti-semitism

After the recent anti-Semitism scandal in the British Labour Party, it would be reasonable to assume that most in Britain’s political class would take extra...
conspiracy theories

When Donald Trump tells us that he is the only thing standing between the America we know and love and a conspiracy involving Hillary Clinton...
ADL

When Abe Foxman retired from his post as national director of the Anti-Defamation League after 50 years there, including 28 at its head, there was...
Egypt

On Sunday, Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said something painfully obvious to any fair-minded person. When asked by an Egyptian high school student at an...
death camps

The people of Poland are right to be upset about calling the places where Nazis killed millions of Jews “Polish death camps.” The phrase shifts...