Posts Tagged ‘Rashida Tlaib’

ADL Calls on Tlaib to Explain Picture with Israel-hating Terror Supporter

By David Jablinowitz, World Israel News The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is calling on U.S. Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib to “clarify” her appearance together with a virulently anti-Israel and anti-Semitic activist. ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt said Thursday: “Days ago, Rashida Tlaib was photographed at an event with Abbas Hamideh, a man who has praised terrorist groups Hamas…

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Letters – December 20, 2018

Read letters to the editor about anti-Semitism, Poland’s new kosher food pantry and Messianic Judaism What Spurred Anti-Semitism Regarding the “What Spurred Anti-Semitism?” letter in the Nov. 22 issue: The “real influence behind the catastrophe that our country has become” is the eight years of the past administration. That’s the administration that facilitated the Iran…

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JN Editorial: Tlaib Seeking Global Spotlight to the Detriment of her District

Michigan’s 13th Congressional District is one of America’s most impoverished. Anchored by large swaths of the city of Detroit, it reflects the massive challenges faced by many of the approximately 700,000 people who reside within its boundaries. Inferior public and charter schools. Crumbling infrastructure. High unemployment and low wages. Dirty air and water. Neglected and…

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Letters – December 13, 2018

Falbaum Incomplete Berl Falbaum’s listing of anti-Semitic participants on today’s political scene is incomplete (Nov. 29, page 6). He neglected to list Louis Farrakhan, Keith Ellison, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Michigan’s new Lt. Gov.-elect Garlin Gilchrist, Al Sharpton, Linda Sarsour, J Street and supporters of the BDS movement who single out Israel, while…

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Letters – December 6, 2018

Silence Is Not the Solution In response to “There’s Nothing New About This Wave Of Anti-Semitism” (Nov. 22, page 8), I must say how deeply it both disturbed and outraged me. The writer tells how horrible it was for her when she personally experienced anti-Semitism as a child, and how her grandmother warned “it” could…

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Congresswoman-Elect Tlaib to Lead Delegation to Disputed Territories

As her first act as Congresswoman-elect, Rashida Tlaib, a Democrat who will be representing Michigan’s 13th Congressional District, a seat formerly held by John Conyers, said she will lead a trip to the West Bank for fellow incoming members of Congress, in an interview with The Intercept published on Monday, Dec. 3. The 13th District, which…

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Endorsement Withdrawn

Jackie Headapohl Managing Editor J Street rescinds its approval of Detroit congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib. J Street withdrew its endorsement of Rashida Tlaib, the Democratic candidate for Congress in Michigan’s 13th District running unopposed in the November election, who is expected to be the first Palestinian-American Muslim woman in Congress. J Street’s decision came after…

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