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Trump decries anti-Semitic acts as ‘horrible’ amid calls for stronger White House denunciations – Washington Post

| February 21, 2017

Growing outcry against a recent spate of anti-Semitic acts and threats pushed President Trump to denunciate the rising violence, calling it “a sad reminder of the work that still must be done to root out hate and prejudice and evil.” (Jenny Starrs/The Washington Post) President Trump called anti-Semitic violence horrible and vowed Tuesday to take steps to counter extremism in comments that followed criticism that the White House had not clearly denounced vandalism and threats targeting Jewish institutions. Hours before Trumps remarks, Hillary Clinton called on her former presidential rival to speak out against anti-Semitic acts aftermore than 170 Jewish graves were found toppled at a cemetery in Missouri.



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ADL leaders condemn Trump’s reaction to anti-Semitic incidents … – Cleveland Jewish News

| February 18, 2017

Oren Segal, director of the Anti-Defamation Leagues center on extremism, told an audience of 140 people at the ADL Cleveland regions annual meeting at The Temple-Tifereth Israel in Beachwood on Feb.



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News | SSMU Council sees debate on anti-Zionist tweet – The McGill Daily (blog)

| February 11, 2017

Internal regulations motion tabled until next Council session On Thursday February 9, the Legislative Council of the Students Society of McGill University (SSMU) convened for an exceptionally long and confrontational meeting, with Council lasting over six hours and ending at one a.m. During the first two hours of Council, people speaking during Question Period primarily voiced concerns over a tweet by Arts Representative and former Daily editor Igor Sadikov, which has drawn intense criticism for its alleged incitement to violence



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My Black History Month Spans A Lifetime – Opinion Forward.com – Forward

| February 8, 2017

Black History Month has always proved complicated in multicultural America. The great historian Carter G. Woodson, the second African American to receive his doctorate from Harvard, created Negro History Week in 1926



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The age of Trump spells the end of the Zionist dream – +972 Magazine

| February 7, 2017

When Israel backs an American regime that threatens our liberty as humans and our safety as Jews, the claim that Zionism protects Jews no longer holds. By Ben Lorber Protesters near the prime ministers residence, demonstrating against Trumps recent refugee and Muslim ban, Jerusalem, January 29, 2017.



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EXCLUSIVE: FBI Removed SPLC, ADL From Resources Pages Over ‘Number Of Concerns’ – Daily Caller

| February 6, 2017

5458727 New information indicates the FBI removed two hate watch organizations from the resources page of its website because of internal concerns with the organizations. In 2014, the FBI removed the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) from the resources page of its civil rights division, telling The Daily Caller at the time that the removal was because the groupswere not themselves government-run.



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Wilshire Boulevard Temple – Wikipedia

| January 31, 2017

Wilshire Boulevard Temple, known from 1862 to 1933 as Congregation B’nai B’rith, is the oldest Jewish congregation in Los Angeles, California.[3][4] Wilshire Boulevard Temple’s main building, its sanctuary topped by a large Byzantine revival dome and decorated with interior murals, is a City of Los Angeles Historic Cultural Monument and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[2][3][5][6][7] The Moorish-style building, located on Wilshire Boulevard in the Wilshire Center district, was completed in 1929 and was designed by architect Abram M.



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Zionism – Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

| January 11, 2017

Zionism is the nationalist movement to create a homeland for the Jewish people in the Land of Israel.[1] This movement resulted in the creation of the State of Israel in 1948.



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B’nai Brith Canada – Wikipedia

| December 5, 2016

B’nai Brith Canada (BBC) (English pronunciation: , from Hebrew: b’n brit, “Children of the Covenant”)[2] is the Canadian section of B’nai B’rith (the Canadian organization uses no apostrophe in “B’rith”), the oldest Jewish service organization in the world.



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American Jews – Wikipedia

| December 5, 2016

American Jews Total population 5,425,0008,300,000[1] American Jews, also known as Jewish Americans,[5] are Americans who are Jews, either by religion, ethnicity, or nationality.[6] The Jewish community in the United States is composed predominantly of Ashkenazi Jews and their US-born descendants, making up about 90% of the American Jewish population.[7][8] Minority Jewish ethnic divisions are also represented, including Sephardic Jews, Mizrahi Jews, and a smaller percentage of converts to Judaism. The American Jewish community manifests a wide range of Jewish cultural traditions, as well as encompassing the full spectrum of Jewish religious observance



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