The Dangers of Donald Trump’s Talk of Jewish Disloyalty

Aug. 22 2019

Asked at a press conference on Tuesday about Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib’s and Ilhan Omar’s most recent display of anti-Israel vitriol, President Trump responded that “Jewish people that vote for a Democrat—I think it shows either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty.” David Wolpe comments:

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More about: Anti-Semitism, Donald Trump, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib

The Moral Decadence of a Group of Rabbinical Students’ Anti-Israel Appeal

As terrorists were launching thousands of rockets at Israeli civilians, mobs were destroying Israeli cities, and Jews were being harassed and attacked on the streets of the U.S. and Europe, a group of nearly 100 American rabbinic and cantorial students signed an “appeal to the heart of the Jewish community.” The document, which was circulated online and then published in the Forward, echoed the anti-Israel rhetoric that was then pouring forth from the halls of the academy, major newspapers and television stations, and various celebrities and activists. Alvin Rosenfeld comments:

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More about: American Jewry, American Judaism, Hamas, Idiocy, Rabbis