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ADL Statement on Verdict in Derek Chauvin Trial | Anti …

| May 23, 2021

New York, NY, April 20, 2021 ... ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) released the following statement regarding the guilty verdict reached today in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd: The jurys decision to hold Derek Chauvin accountable for the murder of George Floyd is acriticallynecessary firststep in securing#JusticeforGeorgeFloyd. And yet, no guilty verdict can change the fact that George Floyd -- and Breonna Taylor, Daunte Wright, Adam Toledo, and too many others -- should be alive today

Jewish groups sound alarm on rise in antisemitic hate crimes amid tensions between Israel, Hamas – USA TODAY

| May 23, 2021

Children are being subjected to extensive trauma in Israels bombardment of the Gaza Strip. For some, its trauma theyve seen repeatedly throughout their short lives. (May 19) AP Domestic Five Jewish groups penned a letter to President Joe Biden on Friday expressing concern about the recent surge of antisemitic hate crimes in the U.S.

Rise in antisemitic incidents in South Florida prompts Jewish groups to spend thousands on security – Fox 4

| May 23, 2021

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. Harassment, vandalism, assault and even Zoom meetings have been disrupted by graphic and racist messages.

‘I can’t tell you the hope these people give me’: Mainers rally to support Palestine – WMTW Portland

| May 23, 2021

About a dozen people lined the corners of a busy intersection in the Old Port on Friday afternoon to support the people of Palestine. Over the past two weeks, at least 230 Palestinians and 12 Israelis have been killed in a series of missile attacks and airstrikes, according to the Israeli Defense Forces

Greene invokes the Holocaust over Pelosi keeping congressional mask mandate – Denver Gazette

| May 23, 2021

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The Asian American Foundation Announces Historic Commitment of Over $1 Billion For AAPI Communities – PRNewswire

| May 23, 2021

WASHINGTON, May 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Asian American Foundation ("TAAF") today announced that just two weeks after launching it has raised nearly $1.1 billion to support AAPI communities.

How Many Jews Need to Be Attacked in America Before Progressives Speak Up? | Opinion – Newsweek

| May 23, 2021

Perhaps it's fitting that May is Jewish American Heritage Month. After all, despite our success in America and the richness and beauty of our faith and culture, there may be no more consistent part of our heritage as Jews than to be violently attacked, viciously demeaned, and utterly disregarded as we cry out for support. In that respect, some of our fellow Americans have been doing an excellent job marking the month

Cherry Hill Mayor Shines Spotlight On Jewish Federation – Patch.com

| May 23, 2021

CHERRY HILL, NJ Cherry Hill Mayor Susan Shin Angulo is shining a spotlight on the Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey as part of Jewish American Heritage Month in May. "The Jewish Federation has been a pillar in our community for more than 70 years, and provides a wide array of often vital services to seniors, families, individuals with special needs and many others," Shin Angulo said in a message to the community. "Our goal as the Federation is to bring the Jewish community together, promote Jewish life and learning, and connect to our culture and heritage to strengthen that bond," the Federation says on its website

Jewish cemetery in Woodland Park gets makeover after years of neglect – NorthJersey.com

| May 23, 2021

Friday in Passaic Jewish people partake in the burning of the chametz, a pre-Passover tradition. Last year the event was called off due to COVID-19

Whats happening in the Central Jersey area this weekend and beyond (May 21-27) – NJ.com

| May 23, 2021

WHATS GOING ON? Here is a small sample of area happenings some in-person, others online you may want to check out in the coming days.


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