Anti-Semitism

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December 13, 2019 - 11:28 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish authorities on Friday arrested a far-right leader and plan to charge him with public incitement of hatred against Jews, officials said. The Internal Security Agency arrested Jacek Miedlar, who is also a former priest, according to the agency and the prosecutor's office...
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A pedestrian walks past the world headquarters of the Israelite Church of God in Jesus Christ, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in the Harlem neighborhood of New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
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December 12, 2019 - 6:20 pm
The deadly shooting rampage at a New Jersey kosher market has cast a spotlight on a fringe movement known for its anti-Semitic strain of street preaching and its role in a viral-video confrontation at the Lincoln Memorial this year. Investigators believe that the man and woman who killed three...
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Rep. Rashida Tlaib
Mandi Wright, Detroit Free Press via Imagn Content Services, LLC
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December 12, 2019 - 4:13 pm
Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib deleted a tweet that appeared to blame "white supremacy" for Tuesday's shooting by two African-Americans at a kosher market in Jersey City.
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Chelsea Synagogue and Chabad of Chelsea
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Elise Czajkowski
December 12, 2019 - 2:06 pm
Graffiti reading "666" was found scrawled on the wall of a Chelsea synagogue on Thursday morning.
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Workmen replace a window that was broken by gunfire at the Sacred Heart school in Jersey City, N.J., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019. Investigators are looking to pinpoint what prompted a deadly attack on a Jewish market in Jersey City amid fears that it was motivated by anti-Semitism, as the nearby school reopened Thursday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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December 12, 2019 - 1:16 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The two killers who stormed a kosher market in Jersey City were driven by hatred of Jews and law enforcement, New Jersey's attorney general said Thursday, adding that the case is being investigated as domestic terrorism. Attorney General Gurbir Grewal disclosed that the...
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Orthodox Jewish men carry the casket with Mindel Ferencz outside a Brooklyn synagogue, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, in New York. Her funeral will be in Jersey City. Ferencz was killed Tuesday in the shooting inside a Jersey City, N.J., food market. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
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December 11, 2019 - 9:52 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Fears that a deadly shooting at a Jewish market in Jersey City was an anti-Semitic attack mounted on Wednesday as authorities recounted how a man and woman deliberately pulled up to the place in a stolen rental van with at least one rifle and got out firing. A day after the...
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FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019 file photo Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has his beard trimmed in Big Mel's Barbershop, Carmarthen, while on the General Election campaign trail in Wales. (Victoria Jones/PA via AP, File)
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December 10, 2019 - 8:16 am
LONDON (AP) — If Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn wins Britain's general election on Thursday, he’s promising a remix of British society, with a strong emphasis on raising the lot of Britain’s disenfranchised and forcing tax-dodging corporations and wealthy individual to pick up part of the tab...
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Anit-hate Task force
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Kimberly Dole
December 09, 2019 - 1:16 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Officials from Nassau and Suffolk County along with the Holocaust Memorial joined forces and announced the formation of an anti-hate task force on Long Island. "We cannot look away from the fact that bigotry, anti-Semitism and other forms of hatred seek to divide us, and we...
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Ronald S. Lauder
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Kimberly Dole
December 09, 2019 - 11:53 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cosmetics billionaire and president of the World Jewish Congress, Ronald Lauder, 75, announced the launch of the Anti-Semitism Accountability Project on Monday. The campaign, named the Anti-Semitism Accountability Project, or ASAP, will invest $25 million in aggressive...
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President Donald Trump speaks at the Israeli American Council National Summit in Hollywood, Fla., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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December 08, 2019 - 1:55 am
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Saturday that Israel has never had a better friend in the White House than him because, unlike his predecessors, “I kept my promises." Trump energized an audience that numbered in the hundreds at the Israeli American Council National Summit in...
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