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The Hague advised to offer $2.75 million in Holocaust restitution

The Hague advised to offer $2.75 million in Holocaust restitution

The funds would pay back the penalties and fines on Jews in arrears on property taxes while they were either in hiding or Nazi concentration camps.

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Opinion

When Jews were illegal, and turned to others for sanctuary

7 more Western JCCs, San Francisco ADL office evacuated in bomb threat wave

Bernie Sanders J Street

Bernie Sanders at J Street: One can be pro-Israel and rap its government

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United States

Donald Trump

Trump reportedly considering nixing anti-Semitism envoy as part of budget plan

Trump will propose increasing defense spending by $54 billion and make cuts to federal agencies to accommodate the 10 percent defense increase, Bloomberg reported.

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Israel & Middle East

Amar'e Stoudemire

Amar’e Stoudemire recognized with Martin Luther King Jr. Award in Jerusalem

The former NBA star, now playing in Israel, was honored for his philanthropy and leadership in building bridges among communities.

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From the JTA Archives

Georgetown University Says No to PLO ‘Birthday Party’

Catholics, Jews Agree to Remove Carmelite Convent off Auschwitz

German Jews Urged to Describe Themselves As ‘Germans’ on U.S. Records

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World

Sydney Jewish Museum

Sydney Jewish Museum evacuated after bomb threat

Staffers at the neighboring building housing the New South Wales Jewish Board of Deputies, Jewish Communal Appeal and United Israel Appeal also were evacuated.

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From 70 Faces Media

13 Kitschy & Weird Purim Gifts for the Entire Family

Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Bagels Have Gone Too Far

Nazi Doctor Mengele’s Bones Are Now Used By Forensics Students

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Life & Culture

Oscars

‘Moonlight’ named best picture at Academy Awards after ‘La La Land’ mix-up

Before the historic mistake, there were plenty of golden statuettes to go around for Jews in film.

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