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Muslim activists raise nearly $60,000 to aid vandalized Jewish cemetery
As of early Wednesday morning, a crowdfunding campaign started by Muslim activists had raised nearly $60,000 in an effort to help repair a vandalized Jewish cemetery near St. Louis, Missouri. "Muslim Americans stand in solidarity with the Jewish-American community to condemn this horrific act of
Trump denounces anti-Semitism in newly forceful condemnation
President Donald Trump has condemned recent threats against Jewish community centers in the U.S. as "painful reminders" of lingering prejudice and evil
Dozens of headstones toppled at Jewish cemetery in Missouri
Authorities in Missouri are investigating after dozens of headstones were tipped over at a Jewish cemetery near St. Louis
More than 60 threats to Jewish Centers across the US, authorities investigating
In the wake of 11 new threats today against Jewish centers, from New York to New Mexico, the FBI said it is investigating, along with the Department of Justice , bomb threats to the centers across the country. Federal authorities are looking into threats communicated to at least 60 Jewish centers
Tensions over Trump deepen fractures among American Jews
Differences among American Jews over Israel and other policies are becoming more pronounced under President Donald Trump
Trump Disavows Alt-Right Group: 'I Condemn Them'
President-elect Donald Trump said today that he condemned the alt-right group who was seen yelling “Hail Trump” and engaging in anti-Semitic behavior during a conference over the weekend – saying the movement is not something he wants to “energize.” In a video taken by The Atlantic, attendees of
Over 400 Reports of Hateful Harassment and Intimidation Post-Election, SPLC Says
There have been more than 400 reports of hate-based intimidation and harassment since Election Day , according to the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC). The civil rights organization tallied 437 incidents nationwide through Monday evening, based on direct submissions and reports on social media
Why Trump's Appointment of Steve Bannon Has Raised So Many Alarms
Critics of Steve Bannon -- Donald Trump ’s campaign CEO, who is now senior counselor to the president-elect -- have accused him of peddling or being complicit in white supremacy, anti-Semitism and sexism in the articles published on the alt-right website he oversees, Breitbart, as well as in
Trump's Newly Named Chief Strategist Pick Draws Criticism and Concern
Stephen Bannon, the former chairman of Breitbart News, has been criticized for his ties to the alt-right movement.
SPECIAL REPORT: Obama Holds 1st Press Conference Since Election
President Barack Obama said that the outcome of the election leaves him with "concerns" and that many didn't foresee Trump's victory.