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Hadassah, Jewish Women’s Archive and Uprooted Collaborate to Strip Away Taboos Associated with Infertility in the American Jewish Community -…

| October 24, 2020

NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With a new initiative called YOUR FAMILY-BUILDING STORY,Hadassah, The Women's Zionist Organization of America, Inc. (HWZOA),theJewish Women's Archive (JWA)andUprooted: A Jewish Communal Response to Fertility Journeys (Uprooted)are joining forces to strip away the taboos that often accompany family building in the American Jewish community.

Dear Vice Chancellor, Don’t get bullied into adopting the IHRA definition of antisemitism – Mondoweiss

| October 24, 2020

Dear Professor Andy Schofield, Re the request by the British Secretary of State for Education that Lancaster University adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliances definition of antisemitism.

‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’: Where are the real Chicago Seven now and what happened to them after the trial? – MEAWW

| October 24, 2020

Recreating the historic protests at the 1968 Democratic National Convention, Aaron Sorkin's 'The Trial of the Chicago 7' sketches out how a bunch of activists and organizers were charged with conspiracy to incite a riot in one of the most notorious trials. With a brilliant star cast including Eddie Redmayne, Sacha Baron Cohen, Jeremy Strong, Jerry Rubin, Alex Sharp, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Mark Rylance, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Frank Langella, Kelvin Harrison Jr and Michael Keaton the movie drives the message home with a powerful and authentic portrayal.

Following Facebook, Twitter will now ban Holocaust denial J. – The Jewish News of Northern California

| October 24, 2020

Twitter will now ban posts that deny the Holocaust. Bloomberg News reported Oct. 14 that a Twitter spokesperson said posts that deny or distort violent events including the Holocaust would be banned.

AJC Applauds Albania’s Adoption of Antisemitism Working Definition – PRNewswire

| October 24, 2020

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- American Jewish Committee (AJC) praised Albania for adopting the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) Working Definition of Antisemitism. "This is an important step in the global fight against rising antisemitism and the broader threat it poses to liberal democratic values," said AJC CEO David Harris, who has long been interested in Albanian affairs

Google and Twitter will not attend event regarding antisemitism online – The Jerusalem Post

| October 24, 2020

Google and Twitter will not participate in an event dealing with ways to counter antisemitism on the Internet and social media, JNSreported.The event, held by the US State Department and featuring US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, will be the first event of its kind in the departments history.Facebook and Tiktok will send representatives to the event. Facebook had previously come out with a statement that they will begin banning people who would deny the events of the Holocaust.Holocaust denial or distortion is absolutely antisemitic. It meets the [International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance] definition of antisemitism, US Special Envoy for Monitoring and Combating Antisemitism Elan Carr told JNS on Thursday

Thanks Facebook, but what took you so long? – Jewish News

| October 24, 2020

There are two potential responses when organisations, after a long period of apparent reluctance, finally decide to do the right thing. You can praise them to the skies, or you can make it clear that, while you are happy they have come to this conclusion, you are deeply disturbed that it took them so long.

I know a marriage killed by QAnon and Trump, with help from alienation – The Guardian

| October 24, 2020

Everyone remembers where they were when Trump won the election. Alex and Mary* remember it especially well.

Faux indignation of defenders of Israel – Southern Star Newspaper

| October 24, 2020

Sir Teresa Trainor in her letter Offensive comparison made with Holocaust claimed that I made comparisons between the Holocaust crimes against humanity and the Israeli crimes against Palestinians. Anyone can read my letter with the heading; Palestinian-denial is like Holocaust denial and see that Teresa grossly distorts and misrepresents with faux indignation what I wrote which was as follows: Joshua Rowe (letter writer) should recognise that Palestinian-denial is like Holocaust denial: A cowardly attempt to excuse the apartheid, ethnic cleansing and colonisation of the native population of the Holy Land.

Jim Farley is Allowed to Race, and The Detroit Free-Press is Allowed to Write About It – The Truth About Cars

| October 24, 2020

Car Twitter is a weird, wonderful online place, but sometimes bad takes bubble up. And theres a double-whammy of bad takery floating around this afternoon.


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