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US leaves UN Human Rights Council over Israel bias

US leaves UN Human Rights Council over Israel bias

The Trump administration also cited the presence of human rights abusers on the body as a factor in the departure.

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Editor's Column

Holocaust comparisons are muddying the immigration debate

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United States

Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions says comparing US immigrant policies to Nazi acts is a ‘real exaggeration’  

“In Nazi Germany, they were keeping the Jews from leaving the country,” the U.S. attorney general said in a TV interview.

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Life & Culture

Paul Rudd

In ‘The Catcher Was a Spy,’ Paul Rudd is a Jewish baseball player turned Nazi hunter

Moe Berg played professional baseball for 15 years before working for the CIA's predecessor, participating in crucial World War II missions.

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Prince William’s itinerary puts Jerusalem in ‘Occupied Palestinian Territories’

The Cabinet member in charge of the city has called on the royal's staff to change the language before the prince's upcoming official visit.

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World

Norwegian rapper curses Jews at concert celebrating diversity

The Oslo Jewish community's leader has threatened a police complaint if Kaveh Kholardi does not apologize for his remark at a city-sponsored event.

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