'We hope to send a united message from the Jewish and Muslim communities that there is no place for this type of hate, desecration, and violence in America,' the campaign's fundraising page states.
'You could say there is a silver lining in all the hate that is being directed against Jews and Muslims in America right now,' says social activist Tarek El-Messidi.
Sebastian Gorka, Trump’s high-profile deputy assistant, had worked with openly racist and anti-Semitic groups and public figures and has a penchant for symbols linked with Hungary’s World War II-era Nazi sympathizers.
Mike Rogers, a former Republican member of Congress, tweeted in response to the White House's decision to deny the NY Times, LA Times, Politico and CNN access to press briefings.
The group of Republican donors and Jewish leaders was among the first to hear from the new vice president.
Some hope to see an incompetent leader at the helm of the Democratic party, while others worry about the U.S. relationship with Israel.
Spicer says decision stems from desire to 'expand the press pool' to add more outlets, including those more supportive of Trump.
The recent upsurge in anti-Semitism has led U.S. Jews on both the left and right to point fingers at each other. Experts warn that this partisanship could inadvertently allow the attacks to continue.
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'Trump's plan is to be such a bumbling fool, that Israel and Palestine are going to agree... We’d better sort this problem before he tries to help out,' jokes the 'Daily Show' host.