August 25, 2019

Ron Kampeas, JTA

After El Paso, Jewish groups that track hate say now is the time to get serious about the threat from the far right.
The Trump administration is encouraging the Palestinian Authority to assume control of the Gaza Strip and leaving the door open for a role by Hamas.
Ben Cardin, one of a handful of Senate Democrats who opposed the Iran nuclear deal, urged the Trump administration not to pull out of it.
Ambassadors to Washington for America’s four European partners in the Iran nuclear deal said they opposed reopening the pact to negotiation.
The number of times President Donald Trump mentioned Iran or its derivatives in his U.N. speech? Twelve, and each time to emphasize its threat.
If President Donald Trump does not formally renounce white supremacists, is it still worth engaging in a conversation with him?
American Jews overwhelmingly disapprove of President Trump in just about every area, scoring him lower than his predecessor even on topics like Israel.
Our email inboxes were stuffed last week with statements from Jewish organizations urging continued protection for Dreamers.
The ADL expressed concern that a witness at a congressional hearing on a controversial gun bill wrote a book arguing that gun control ...
"Churches in Texas should be entitled to reimbursement from FEMA Relief Funds for helping victims of Hurricane Harvey (just like others)," Trump said.
There are apologies, there are non-apologies and there are apologies that never were. Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are approaching.
Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, in a comprehensive speech laid out a possible case for the United States to leave the Iran deal.
Trump in a statement said his hand was also forced by plans by attorneys general from conservative states to sue to kill DACA.
Kushner, who Trump has charged with brokering an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, arrived Wednesday in Israel for his third visit to the region.
Sen. Paul Ryan said Donald Trump “messed up” in his Charlottesville comments but dismissed a bid by Democrats to censure the president.
Stephen Bannon, whose advice to President Donald Trump was that “darkness is good,” was thrust out into the light of the sunshiny day.
The Palestinian Authority expects the Trump admin to commit to a peace deal endgame before the end of August and prefers it would be the two-state solution.
Here in Charlottesville, the hatred was present and real and would before the day ended apparently kill someone. Only one side was visibly gripped by hate.
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