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Albanian Muslims risked their own lives to save Jews from Nazis during World War II

Creve Coeur, MO (KSDK) — With rising anti-Muslim sentiment across the country, an untold story is raising greater awareness about the Muslim faith and the teachings of the Quran. That awareness comes from an unlikely source: a small Jewish congregation

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Posted in Civil liberties and human rights, Europe, History, Islamophobia, Oppression, Peace, Reports/Studies/Books, War

CNN Fires Rick Sanchez for Remarks in Interview About Jews and the Media

Rick Sanchez, a daytime anchor at CNN, was fired on Friday, a day after telling a radio interviewer that Jon Stewart was a bigot and that “everybody that runs CNN is a lot like Stewart.” The latter comment was made shortly

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Posted in Censorship, Freedom of speech, Media, Western Media

Iconic White House Reporter Retires After Words About Israel

To many in Washington, two sets of rules seemed to apply for journalists covering the president: those for regular White House correspondents, and those for Helen Thomas. To every president since John F. Kennedy, Ms. Thomas, 89, was known for posing

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Posted in Israel, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Journalism, US - Israel relations

The silent Jewish majority

The Israeli military operation against the humanitarian Gaza convoy has provoked an outcry around the world and within Israel itself. Five leading headlines from this morning’s edition of the daily newspaper Haaretz illustrate the frustration. Ari Shavit’s ‘Fiasco on the high

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Posted in International Relations, Israel, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Palestinian Territories, Turkey, US - Israel relations

Christians United for Israel (CUFI)

March 7, 2008 On March 7, 2008 John McCain repudiated any views of a prominent televangelist who endorsed him last month “if they are anti-Catholic or offensive to Catholics.”John McCain has won the GOP nomination. Can he win the hearts

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Posted in Islamophobia, Israel, Middle East, Religion and Politics, Republicans, The Right-Wing, United States, US - Israel relations, US Foreign Policy

America’s single issue ‘pro-Israel’ crowd

Yesterday, millions of voters in 21 states made their choice for president. Super Tuesday marked the end of the preliminary stage of “The Making of the President 2008” and will move us very close to the main event. From a

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Posted in American Politics, Elections, History, Israel, Palestinian Territories, Religion and Politics, US - Israel relations, US Foreign Policy
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