The Anti-Liberal Left Poses the Greatest Danger to American Jewry

Oct. 16 2020

When the New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez announced that she would not attend a commemoration of the assassination of Yitzḥak Rabin, some American Jews were shocked or surprised that a Democratic politician wouldn’t want to participate in an event organized by liberal Jewish groups and dedicated to the memory of a hero of the Israeli left. But there is no reason to be surprised, writes Bari Weiss, and it was not “confusion” that led to Ocasio-Cortez’s decision:

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More about: American Jewry, Judaism, Political correctness, Racism

Hamas Takes Advantage of Unrest in Jerusalem to Attack Israel

Starting yesterday evening, Hamas and its allies in Gaza fired over 150 rockets into Israel—and not only at towns and cities in the south of the country but also at Jerusalem. These attacks followed days of sporadic rocket and mortar fire, incendiary devices attached to balloons, and other acts of terror, as well as rioting in Jerusalem and elsewhere. Benny Avni comments on the response from abroad:

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More about: Hamas, Israeli Security, Jerusalem, Palestinian terror, US-Israel relations