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Arizona governor signs bill mandating Holocaust education in schools

Arizona governor signs bill mandating Holocaust education in schools

Legislation will require students to be taught about the Holocaust at least two times between 7th and 12th grades.Dan Verbin, Canada, 20/08/2021 18:51
Arizona to review possible Ben & Jerry's sanctions

Arizona to review possible Ben & Jerry's sanctions

Arizona becomes eighth state to begin reviewing whether Ben & Jerry’s boycott of Judea and Samaria merits sanctions.Elad Benari, 17/08/2021 05:08
Arizona Senate Democrats vote against anti-Semitism education bill

Arizona Senate Democrats vote against anti-Semitism education bill

Bill cites IHRA definition of anti-Semitism, requires schools teach that claiming Israel does not have a right to exist is anti-Semitic.Dan Verbin, 06/07/2021 17:09
Arizona GOP congressman to hold fundraiser with Holocaust revisionist

Arizona GOP congressman to hold fundraiser with Holocaust revisionist

GOP congressman Paul Gosar comes under fire from conservatives for planned fundraiser with Nick Fuentes, who questioned scope of Holocaust.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 30/06/2021 07:08
Phoenix Children’s Hospital fires doctor after she accused Israel of ‘cannibalism’

Phoenix Children’s Hospital fires doctor after she accused Israel of ‘cannibalism’

Doctor at Phoenix Children's Hospital fired after declaring Israel's 'end is coming soon' and accusing Israel of 'cannibalism'.Ben Sales, JTA, 28/06/2021 07:39
In wake of anti-Semitic incidents, Arizona faith leaders form coalition

In wake of anti-Semitic incidents, Arizona faith leaders form coalition

After two Tucson synagogues were vandalized in a short time span, religious leaders decided to form a coalition to combat Jew hatred.Dan Verbin, 23/06/2021 20:24
Synagogue door smashed with "small boulder" in Tucson, Arizona

Synagogue door smashed with "small boulder" in Tucson, Arizona

Rock thrown through door leaves visible hole and smashed glass, local Jewish politician and congregation member in shock at the news.Dan Verbin, 21/05/2021 17:55
AZ Jewish Democrat calls out party for "false & biased rhetoric"

AZ Jewish Democrat calls out party for "false & biased rhetoric"

Alma Hernandez tweets that "Israel has the right to defend itself PERIOD."Dan Verbin, 12/05/2021 19:52
US neo-Nazi leader arrested for assault with deadly weapon in Arizona

US neo-Nazi leader arrested for assault with deadly weapon in Arizona

Two days after leading Nazi rally through park, commander of National Socialist Movement group arrested near Phoenix for parking lot fight.Dan Verbin, 23/04/2021 01:53
Arizona Holocaust education bill stalls in State Senate over IHRA definition

Arizona Holocaust education bill stalls in State Senate over IHRA definition

Dispute over amendment to include IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism in bill leads to inability to pass legislation.Dan Verbin, 20/04/2021 23:43
Arizona sues Biden for worsening border crisis, gun control

Arizona sues Biden for worsening border crisis, gun control

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich discusses details of state's lawsuits against the Biden administration., 12/04/2021 12:04
Arizona Jewish Post shuts down after 75 years

Arizona Jewish Post shuts down after 75 years

Yet another Jewish news outlet announces end of publication during COVID crisis, with Tucson-area Jewish paper set to close in March.Andrew Lapin, JTA, 12/02/2021 14:21
In LA and Arizona, COVID death surge overwhelms the Jewish community

In LA and Arizona, COVID death surge overwhelms the Jewish community

'People who have worked here for 20 years or more have never seen anything like this,' cemetery manager says.Stewart Ain, JTA, 21/01/2021 07:48
Trump campaign drops lawsuit seeking review of Arizona ballots

Trump campaign drops lawsuit seeking review of Arizona ballots

Lawyers for Trump campaign drop lawsuit seeking a review of all ballots cast on Election Day in Arizona.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 13/11/2020 20:32
Trump strategist to Arutz Sheva: He will win once illegal votes discounted

Trump strategist to Arutz Sheva: He will win once illegal votes discounted

Boris Epshteyn, senior strategic advisor for the Trump campaign, tells Arutz Sheva Trump will win reelection once illegal votes removed.Yoni Kempinski, 13/11/2020 14:38
Biden wins Arizona

Biden wins Arizona

NBC and CNN project Biden win in Arizona. He now has 290 electoral votes compared to Trump's 217.Elad Benari, 13/11/2020 06:26
CNN: Trump 'might have a shot' at winning Arizona

CNN: Trump 'might have a shot' at winning Arizona

CNN reporter acknowledges that ⁦Trump still continues to have a path to winning Arizona.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/11/2020 09:46
Trump campaign files lawsuit over voter fraud in Arizona

Trump campaign files lawsuit over voter fraud in Arizona

Trump campaign alleges Maricopa County incorrectly rejected votes cast by in-person voters on Election Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/11/2020 02:15
Trump closing gap in Arizona

Trump closing gap in Arizona

Final results from Arizona expected tomorrow morning as Trump campaign hopes to reverse fortunes with surge in crucial state.Gary Willig, 05/11/2020 22:11
Arizona: Trump supporters hold car rally stretching for miles

Arizona: Trump supporters hold car rally stretching for miles

Supporters of President Trump held a car rally that stretched for miles across the Phoenix area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2020 14:45
Poll: Trump leads in 2 key battleground states

Poll: Trump leads in 2 key battleground states

New poll shows Biden losing ground among Hispanic voters, giving Trump edge in two key battleground states.David Rosenberg, 23/09/2020 15:11
Polls: Trump narrowly leads Biden in Arizona, North Carolina

Polls: Trump narrowly leads Biden in Arizona, North Carolina

New polls show Trump now leads in Arizona and North Carolina - but only by a razor-thin margin.David Rosenberg, 11/08/2020 14:22
4 men arrested for hanging ‘Hitler Was Right’ banner on bridge in Arizona

4 men arrested for hanging ‘Hitler Was Right’ banner on bridge in Arizona

The banner also included a link to a website that contained “bigoted and explicitly racist pronouncements,” according to report.Marcy Oster, JTA, 06/08/2020 08:16
Former football player Phillip Blanks catches child thrown from building

Former football player Phillip Blanks catches child thrown from building

Phillip Blanks, former wide receiver at the University of Southern California, catches child thrown from burning building by his mother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2020 22:07
Arizona charter school principal forced out over anti-Semitic, racist texts to employee

Arizona charter school principal forced out over anti-Semitic, racist texts to employee

Charter school principal forced out over anti-Semitic, racist text messages to a Jewish employee.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/06/2020 07:17
Cutting edge tech at EcoMotion 2020 week

Cutting edge tech at EcoMotion 2020 week

Arizona Commerce Authority and Arizona Israel Trade and Investment Office partner with EcoMotion to develop new opportunities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2020 20:44
Yeshiva student killed by drunk driver while helping motorist with flat tire

Yeshiva student killed by drunk driver while helping motorist with flat tire

Yeshiva students from Monsey on Arizona trip stop on freeway to help driver fix flat tire when hit by drunk driver. Moshe Ari Yost killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/05/2020 17:03
Watch: Plane lands on belly at Arizona airport

Watch: Plane lands on belly at Arizona airport

Plane lands on belly at Goodyear Airport in Arizona, after wheels fail to open.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/03/2020 11:09
Arizona Governor Doug Ducey visits Western Wall

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey visits Western Wall

Ducey 'feels very connected to Judaism and to Jews,' even giving his three sons biblical names.Mordechai Sones, 24/12/2019 20:00
Arizona opens trade office in Israel

Arizona opens trade office in Israel

State of Arizona opens trade office in Tel Aviv, as trade between southwestern state and Israel tops $460 million in 2018.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/11/2019 21:20
Arizona exempts smaller companies from BDS ban

Arizona exempts smaller companies from BDS ban

Arizona eases rules to a state ban on doing business with companies that boycott Israel in an attempt to avoid potential lawsuits.Elad Benari, 18/04/2019 05:05
Arizona police investigating hate symbols at local synagogue

Arizona police investigating hate symbols at local synagogue

Police investigating after what appears to be swastikas found painted at Chabad of Flagstaff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/03/2019 04:55
Swastikas found at Arizona high school

Swastikas found at Arizona high school

High school in Phoenix, Arizona vandalized with swastikas, pentagrams.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/12/2018 11:54
Federal court blocks Arizona's anti-BDS law

Federal court blocks Arizona's anti-BDS law

Court blocks Arizona law requiring that state contractors certify they will not participate in anti-Israel boycott.JTA, 28/09/2018 14:57
'No greater defender of Israel than John McCain'

'No greater defender of Israel than John McCain'

Netanyahu remembers late Senator John McCain as a 'great patriot' and 'defender of Israel'.David Rosenberg, 26/08/2018 17:42
Arizona road sign hacked to display Nazi slogan

Arizona road sign hacked to display Nazi slogan

Electronic road sign in Arizona hacked to display 'Hail Hitler'.JTA, 29/04/2018 22:55
Josh Rosen picked by Arizona Cardinals in NFL draft

Josh Rosen picked by Arizona Cardinals in NFL draft

UCLA quarterback who faced anti-Semitic attacks prior to draft picked up by Arizona Cardinals.JTA, 27/04/2018 14:06
Rabbi Shmuly - heal thyself!

Rabbi Shmuly - heal thyself!

Rabbi Shmuly writes: “Sadly, as Israel reaches a milestone in her modern history, Religious Zionism is fundamentally flawed, directionless, and even broken in many ways.” Funny, that description sounds like pluralistic Judaism to me. Tzvi Fishman, 26/04/2018 08:08
Senator McCain in 'stable condition' following surgery

Senator McCain in 'stable condition' following surgery

John McCain, diagnosed with cancer in 2017, underwent surgery to treat intestinal infection, said to be in 'stable condition'.David Rosenberg, 17/04/2018 11:49
ACLU challenges Arizona's anti-BDS law

ACLU challenges Arizona's anti-BDS law

American Civil Liberties Union files federal lawsuit against Arizona's anti-BDS law.Ben Ariel, 08/12/2017 04:13
Watch: It's not Ramallah, it's the USA

Watch: It's not Ramallah, it's the USA

Leftist violence continues: Police use stun grenades against leftist protesters outside Trump event.Guy Cohen, 24/08/2017 10:11
Teens who twisted menorah into swastika to meet Shoah survivor

Teens who twisted menorah into swastika to meet Shoah survivor

3 teens sentenced to meet Holocaust survivor, community service after confessing to vandalism against family menorah last Hannuka.JTA, 20/08/2017 22:02
Anti-Semitic flyers distributed in Arizona

Anti-Semitic flyers distributed in Arizona

Flyers distributed in Scottsdale, Arizona blame Jews for anti-Semitic hoaxes and direct people to neo-Nazi website.JTA, 30/03/2017 15:23
Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Arizona school

Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Arizona school

Graffiti including swastikas discovered at Phoenix high school. Police bias crime unit investigating.Ben Ariel and JTA, 28/03/2017 02:09
4 arrested for twisting Arizona family’s menorah into swastika

4 arrested for twisting Arizona family’s menorah into swastika

Teenagers arrested for vandalizing menorah in family's front yard in Arizona.JTA, 19/03/2017 15:49
Arizona Jewish teacher resigns over anti-immigrant tweets

Arizona Jewish teacher resigns over anti-immigrant tweets

Teacher at Jewish day school in Scottsdale resigns over Twitter posts in which she said that immigrants should be shot.JTA, 24/02/2017 02:34
Jewish Arizona family finds menorah twisted into swastika

Jewish Arizona family finds menorah twisted into swastika

Jewish family in Arizona finds menorah twisted into swastika, police class incident as 'trespassing,' not 'hate crime.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2016 20:22
Vandals damage Arizona synagogue menorah and Holocaust memorial

Vandals damage Arizona synagogue menorah and Holocaust memorial

Large menorah and a Holocaust memorial damaged at a synagogue in Sun City, Arizona.JTA, 27/12/2016 19:45
Israeli intruder charged with assault in Arizona

Israeli intruder charged with assault in Arizona

Israeli man arrested in Arizona after he broke into a stranger’s apartment and was found holding the family’s 2-year-old child.JTA, 20/12/2016 02:28
Arizona teen sent to prison over JCC attack plot

Arizona teen sent to prison over JCC attack plot

Arizona teenager sentenced to eight years in prison for plotting an attack on the Tucson Jewish Community Center.Elad Benari, 07/11/2016 05:45
Arizona Muslim admits to targeting JCC

Arizona Muslim admits to targeting JCC

'American jihadist' pleads guilty to targeting Jewish center, government buildings in planned terror attack.JTA, 11/10/2016 11:48
Donald Trump to visit Mexico

Donald Trump to visit Mexico

Policy changes on the horizon? Donald Trump is flying to Mexico today to meet with President Nieto.Rachel Kaplan, 31/08/2016 09:19
Colorado mother drowns while saving her son

Colorado mother drowns while saving her son

Chelsey Russell sacrificed herself when her young son fell from their houseboat into Lake Powell, Utah.Rachel Kaplan, 28/08/2016 10:31
Arizona terror suspect planned to target JCC

Arizona terror suspect planned to target JCC

Arizona teenager accused of plotting attacks on government buildings also wanted to target the Tucson Jewish Community Center.JTA, 21/07/2016 04:35
Arizona Jewish candidate's driveway vandalized

Arizona Jewish candidate's driveway vandalized

Jewish candidate for a seat in the Arizona State Legislature finds anti-Semitic messages on his driveway in suburban Phoenix.JTA, 20/07/2016 04:04
Trump and Clinton win Arizona

Trump and Clinton win Arizona

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump lock a victory in the Arizona primary.Ben Ariel, 23/03/2016 05:31
Arizona passes anti-BDS legislation

Arizona passes anti-BDS legislation

New Arizona law prohibits the investment of state funds in companies that boycott Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/03/2016 05:16