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Indonesians Hate the Chinese, Because They Are Jewish – Tablet Magazine

Home to only a tiny number of Jews, Indonesia is a hotbed of anti-Semitism. The disturbing popularity of Nazi imagery in the country came to international attention with stories of a Third Reich-themed restaurant and a museum where visitors could … Continue reading

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Seventh Circuit Applies Ministerial Exception to Hebrew Teacher at Jewish School

Steven D. Schwinn, John Marshall Law School The Seventh Circuit ruled this week that the First Amendment's ministerial exception barred a Hebrew teacher's Americans with Disabilities Act claim against her employer, a Jewish school. The ruling is the first time… … Continue reading

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"The idea that [Steven] Pinker, a liberal, Jewish psychology professor, is a fan of a racist, anti-Semitic online movement is absurd on its face…"

"… so it might be tempting to roll your eyes and dismiss this blowup as just another instance of social media doing what it does best: generating outrage. But it’s actually a worthwhile episode to unpack, because it highlights a … Continue reading

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[Eugene Volokh] Former Journalist Sentenced to 5 Years in Case Involving Bomb Threats Against Jewish Institutions

I blogged about this when Juan Thompson was first arrested in March, partly because threats against Jewish institutions were so much in the news then, and partly because you don't expect them to come from former employees at prominent journalism … Continue reading

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Israeli navy seizes British yacht with Jewish activists trying to reach Gaza

Israeli navy seizes British yacht with Jewish activists trying to reach Gaza Israeli naval forces seized control of a British yacht on Tuesday after its crew of Jewish activists attempted to breach Israel’s maritime blockade of Gaza. Read more on … Continue reading

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