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Netanyahu congratulates ‘my friend President Trump’

Netanyahu congratulates ‘my friend President Trump’

Netanyahu prematurely called Trump "president," adding that he was looking forward to making the Israeli-U.S. alliance "stronger than ever."

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George Soros

George Soros: Trump is a ‘would-be dictator’ destined to fail

Sixth and I, a non-denominational synagogue, has planned a Shabbat of programming around the Women's March on Washington, including meals, lectures, meditation and yoga. (Courtesy of Sixth and I)

Facing inauguration and women’s march, DC synagogues split on entering the fray

Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz

Orthodox rabbi’s anti-Trump prayer causes a stir

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United States

Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand, Drake and other Jewish celebs share their thoughts on Trump’s upcoming inauguration

Josh Gad, Bette Midler and Mayim Bialik also took to Twitter to express their feelings about the transfer of power.

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Israel & Middle East

Alberto Nisman speaking at a news conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, May 20, 2009. (Juan Mabromata/AFP/Getty Images)

Israel’s Argentinian Jews honor Alberto Nisman and demand justice

Immigrants unveil a statue in Nahariya honoring the prosecutor who died while investigating the deadly bombing of a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires.

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From the JTA Archives

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Jewish Funeral Arranged for Jack Ruby; Will Be Buried in Chicago

Front row, left to right, Benjamin R. Epstein, national director of the Anti-Defamation League B'nai B'rith, civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., US Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, Roy Wilkins of the NAACP and US Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson outside the White House, June 1963. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

ADL Warned of Anti-semitism in ‘radical Right,’ John Birch Society

(Wikimedia Commons)

5,000 Killed in 6-month Anti-Jewish ‘blitzkrieg’ in Rumania

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World

Tzipi Livni arriving for the weekly Cabinet meeting in Jerusalem, July 21, 2013. (Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Tzipi Livni threatened with arrest if she lands in Brussels

The Israeli lawmaker and former foreign minister reportedly canceled her trip, in which she was to speak at the European Parliament on curbing attempts to isolate Israel internationally.

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From 70 Faces Media

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The Jewish Feminist Rabbi’s Take on Trump’s Inauguration

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How to Cook a Shabbat Dinner When You Are a Vegetarian But Your Guests Are Not

Nepal jungle area at the foot of the Annapurna

The Nazi Gravesite in the Heart of the Amazon

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Life & Culture

April Baskin

Think tank names two Jews of color to list of ‘Faith Leaders to Watch in 2017’

The Center for American Progress honors activists 'working tirelessly as forces for social change.'

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