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Jewish History is Under Siege in the Middle East and These Volunteers Are Risking Their Lives to Protect It – Newsweek

| February 21, 2017

On a sunny morning in February 2016, Sami Solmaz, a Kurdish filmmaker from Turkey, took a ride with Kurdish forces from the Iraqi town of Sinjar to the front lines. He spent the day filming gun battles between Kurdish fighters and the Islamic State militant group for a documentary he was making on ISIS attacks against religious minorities.



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Trump: Black History Museum a Tribute to ‘American Heroes’ – Voice of America

| February 21, 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump visited the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington on Tuesday, calling it a beautiful tribute to so many American heroes. The new president read the names of several prominent black figures from American history, saying, I’m deeply proud that we now have a museum that honors the millions of African American men and women who built our national heritage, especially when it comes to faith, culture and the unbreakable American spirit.” He pledged to do everything I can to continue that promise of freedom for African Americans and for every American



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Do it this week: Feb. 20-26, 2017 – Pensacola News Journal

| February 20, 2017

From staff reports , pnj.com 3:41 p.m.



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Bored? Need something to do? We got you – Pensacola News Journal

| February 19, 2017

From staff reports , pnj.com Published 4:26 a.m. CT Feb



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Native American Heritage Month – bia.gov

| February 18, 2017

November 2016 National NativeAmerican Heritage Month Celebration ‘Serving Our Nations’ Opening Ceremony (see it live at:https://livestream.com/usinterior/events/6588406) November 9, 2016 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. EST Bison Bistro Department of the Interior 1849 C St., NW Washington, DC 20240 Keynote Speaker Thomas H.



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DeVos narrowly confirmed as education secretary – Heritage Florida Jewish News

| February 18, 2017

Betsy DeVos (JTA)-Betsy DeVos was confirmed as secretary of education, with Vice President Mike Pence casting the tie-breaker in a historic 51-50 vote. DeVos, a Michigan billionaire whose advocacy for school choice has led to sweeping changes in the educational landscape in her home state, provoked divergent opinions in the Jewish community.



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9 Parents On How They’re Teaching Their Kids To Resist Bigotry – Huffington Post

| February 18, 2017

For HuffPosts #LoveTakesAction series, were telling stories of how people are standing up to hate and supporting those most threatened now. Tell us what you stand up for, with #LoveTakesAction



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A Karaite prayer: Little-known Jewish community builds center to tell its story – Jweekly.com

| February 17, 2017

Show up on a Shabbat morning at Congregation Bnai Israel in Daly City, and if youre a typical American Jew you will see plenty thats familiar. At the front of the sanctuary is an ark, and inside the ark are several Torah scrolls



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Racial slurs, anti-semitic text messages sent by Roseland councilman – New Jersey Hills

| February 16, 2017

ROSELAND A text message string containing racial and ethnically insensitive language has called attention to the male members of the Roseland Mayor and Council that were included in the exchange. Mayor John Duthie and Councilmen Rich Leonard, Peter Smith, David Jacobs, Mark Vidovich and Thomas Tsilionis were listed as part of the chat that received the messages. Councilwoman Michele Tolli was not



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The City: Week of February 17 – Cleveland Jewish News

| February 15, 2017

Singles Scene SATURDAY, FEB. 18 Crossroads for Jewish Singles of Cleveland dinner, 7 p.m., Cedar Creek Grille, 2101 Richmond Road, Beachwood. RSVP to Elaine at 216-831-4344



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