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NY Times editor calls out Donald Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets

NY Times editor calls out Donald Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets

Jonathan Weisman describes "a social-media timeline filled with the raw hate" and "anti-Semitic tropes that for centuries fueled expulsion, persecution, pogroms and finally genocide."

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United States

Bernie Sanders, Democratic presidential candidate, speaking at a campaign rally at California Sate University, Dominguez Hills in Carson, California, May 17, 2016.  (Jim Steinfeldt/Getty Images)

Bernie Sanders expects ‘consensus’ on Palestinian rights at Democratic convention

Sanders' appointees to the party's platform writing committee pledged to push for acknowledgement of the Israeli occupation.

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Israel & Middle East

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair speaking onstage during the 2016 Milken Institute Global Conference at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California, May 3, 2016. (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Tony Blair: Sunni states ready to normalize Israel relations on basis of Arab Peace Initiative

"A lot will depend on the response of the Israeli government," said the former British Prime Minister.

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World

Dutch Chief Rabbi Binyomin Jacobs left and police representatives at Grand Cafe Rimon in Amsterdan on May 24, 2016. (Cnaan-Liphshiz)

Amsterdam kosher restaurant stabbing not a hate crime, police say

Leaders and members of the Dutch Jewish community gathered at the eatery where a seemingly deranged assailant moderately wounded a woman to show their support.

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Life & Culture

Taylor Swift attending the 64th Annual BMI Pop Awards held at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, May 10, 2016.  (Mark Davis/Getty Images)

Neo-Nazis salute ‘Aryan goddess’ Taylor Swift

White supremacists are proclaiming their love for the pop icon, who they believe is a secret Nazi.

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