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Muslim Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar calls Israel ‘apartheid regime’, July 10, 2018.

Congresswoman Omar shares support for BDS

“I believe and support the BDS movement and have fought to make sure people’s right to support it isn’t criminalized,” she said, adding her reservations about the movement.

By JTA
14/11/2018
Polling Station

Don’t give up on the Democrats

In reality, the Palestinians are not progressives, whereas Israelis are.

By DANNY AYALON
08/11/2018
Jacky Rosen

Good news for Jewish candidates after U.S. midterm elections

According to a spokesman for the Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA), all 23 Jewish incumbents who ran for reelection – 21 of them Democrats – won.

By BEN SALES/JTA
08/11/2018
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez embraces New York gubenatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon

Women break through in midterms

Instead of dismissing our critics as antisemitic, we need to listen to what they have to say

By ELANA SZTOKMAN
08/11/2018
AMERICANS TAKE part in the annual Salute to Israel parade in New York City

Jewish Americans are now the face of Trump resistance

79% of Jewish voters chose Democrats, only 17% supported Republicans. Down nearly 10% in two short, if eventful years.

Jerusalem Post News

This week in 60 seconds

Got a minute? Here's the week in review.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
08/11/2018
AMERICANS TAKE part in the annual Salute to Israel parade in New York City

Jewish Americans are now the face of Trump resistance

79% of Jewish voters chose Democrats, only 17% supported Republicans. Down nearly 10% in two short, if eventful years.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
08/11/2018

Controversial candidate wins tight race in U.S. House

Iowa Representative Steve King said that Germany should stop apologizing for the Holocaust, after a visit to Auschwitz this summer.

By REUTERS
07/11/2018
Polling Station

America votes in midterm elections amid spike in antisemitism nationwide

Many races were marked by a virulent strain of antisemitism – a scourge that transformed the final days of the 2016 race after a mass shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh last week shook the nation.

Donald Trump

Democrats up early in midterms for U.S. House, face uphill climb in Senate

"I have worked at this poll the last three elections and this is the biggest turnout ever," said Bev Heidgerken, 67, a volunteer at a polling place in Davenport, Iowa.

By REUTERS
07/11/2018
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