We know ISIS has no love for any religion other than its version of Islam (including those who practice the Muslim faith in a manner in which ISIS finds heretical). And destroying antiquities in Iraq? Well, that’s just what they seem to do best.
Combine the two and we have the Tomb of Nahum in their cross hairs.
The Jewish community of Frankfurt rejected a re-affiliation with the Council of Religions in the city because of anti-Israel comments from the group’s Muslim members.
Newly released documents indicate that Osama bin Laden believed the world was controlled by Jews – using psychology.
In this commentary, Avi Shavit argues that Jews on campuses across the United States who are standing up to the BDS movement are under intense pressure from their peers. And they aren’t getting any help from Israel.
The expulsion of Jews by the Houthis from two villages in Yemen is being criticized by a Lebanese writer who argues they are poor, pose no threat to anyone and that their persecution has nothing to do with resistance to Israeli policies.
Comments Vice President Biden made at his residence during Rosh Hashana that are now just becoming public are stunning the Jewish community in the United States. Especially in light of the recent rift between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Biden insisting that, ultimately, only Israel can protect Jews. No matter how deeply, he said, Jews are involved in the fabric of the United States.
In 2014, 61% of Jewish Americans identified as Democrats or leaned Democratic, down from 71% in the Democratic year of 2008. Meanwhile, 29% of American Jews identified as Republicans or leaned Republican in 2014, higher than in 2008.
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