Christopher Bollyn caused storm in Brooklyn this week after claiming that 9/11 attacks were result of 'Zionist war agenda.' Speaking to Haaretz, he said he first experienced racism when living in Israel as a young 'sheigeitz.'
Jews and Blacks
Jews and African Americans stood side by side during the Civil Rights struggle, but relations faded by the time 'Blazing Saddles' came out.
Trump leads only among Orthodox Jews in 'Sunshine State'; Clinton is ahead by 3.3 percentage points in Florida among registered voters, according to poll average.
Anger sparked by Israel’s decision to fund mainly Orthodox organizations in new project to 'strengthening Jewish identity and the connection with Israel' among university students around world.
For Israeli media, what’s important is that it’s really not right to refuse Arabs entry to public pools, unless they’re trying to steal sunscreen, in which case you can also drown them.
According to reports, Taj Patterson was left battered and lost eyesight in one eye after being set upon by his attackers.
The movement’s portrayal of Israel saddened me, because it argued with blunt force that the vision I found inspiring in the rest of the platform was not really mine to share.
Community leaders today know and communicate with one another, making tensions between Orthodox groups a more immediate issue than race relations in New York's infamous neighborhood, but resentments and misunderstandings still remind some of 1991's riots.
The Ecumenical Leadership Council of Missouri publishes statement calling of Black Lives Matter movement to remember Jewish contributions to civil rights struggles.
The initiative, which is based on training and engagement, is called 'Nitzavim: Standing Up for Voter Protection and Participation.' Nitzavim in Hebrew is the plural form for 'standing up.'