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Envoy will first need to root out anti-Semitism in the Democratic Party

Envoy will first need to root out anti-Semitism in the Democratic Party

A president who trivialized the Nazi regime to make a partisan political smear has appointed Lipstadt, who defended him for it. Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 06/08/2021 09:12
Democratic lawmakers: Cuomo should resign or be impeached

Democratic lawmakers: Cuomo should resign or be impeached

Three New York Democratic lawmakers say Governor Andrew Cuomo must face impeachment if he does not resign.Ben Ariel, 06/08/2021 03:28
Banner in Connecticut town equating Dems to Nazis sparks outrage

Banner in Connecticut town equating Dems to Nazis sparks outrage

State Democratic leaders denounce sign while local pro-Trump group says banner not from one of their members.Dan Verbin, 29/07/2021 16:20
Dov Hikind: Why won't Dem leaders denounce Ilhan Omar?

Dov Hikind: Why won't Dem leaders denounce Ilhan Omar?

Jewish activist responds to Ilhan Omar's latest controversial statements, wondering why leaders of the Democratic Party are again silent.Dan Verbin, 30/06/2021 19:36
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
Former Virginia governor: 'I'll get a lot more out of Biden as President'

Former Virginia governor: 'I'll get a lot more out of Biden as President'

Former Democratic Governor of Virginia, Terry McAuliffe, was recorded saying what many have suspected all along.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/04/2021 14:00
Trump calls out potential Democratic packing of Supreme Court

Trump calls out potential Democratic packing of Supreme Court

Describing the SC as “politically corrupt," Trump said that he believes "radical left Democrats" will pack it to destabilize the country.Dan Verbin, 14/04/2021 03:38
Democratic mayor abandons party after becoming disenfranchised: 'Card-carrying socialists'

Democratic mayor abandons party after becoming disenfranchised: 'Card-carrying socialists'

North Las Vegas Mayor says the Dem. party he grew up with isn't the party it is today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2021 11:30
The lowest common denominator and the Democratic Party

The lowest common denominator and the Democratic Party

Democracy makes it possible that someone who is led rather than leads lands at the top, what seems to be today's US political reality.Op-ed.Ron Jager, 17/02/2021 23:59
America’s ‘Great Purge’ (and Israel)

America’s ‘Great Purge’ (and Israel)

The unprecedented fusion between the Democratic Party and corporate America bodes ill for the Jewish state.Op-ed.Caroline Glick, 24/01/2021 18:31
What happened to 4 years of incitement against Trump?

What happened to 4 years of incitement against Trump?

Sky News Australia airs footage of celebrities supporting Dem Party desperately trying to overturn 2016 vote, calling for violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2021 09:19
FB bans Conservative org: 'We were a threat to the Dem Party'

FB bans Conservative org: 'We were a threat to the Dem Party'

Fox News talks to #WalkAway campaign founder who says his group's page was banned because it posed a danger to the establishment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2021 22:43
Democratic Congresswoman: Don't make our party a 'shanda'

Democratic Congresswoman: Don't make our party a 'shanda'

Elissa Slotkin, a moderate Democrat who won reelection, warns party in danger of splitting over far-left wing's demands.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 16/11/2020 16:53
Who gets to define ‘disinformation’?

Who gets to define ‘disinformation’?

Tthere is a conscious effort to limit the discussion by claiming that some people are peddling “disinformation.” Op-ed.Jonathan S. Tobin, 08/11/2020 08:16
Dov Hikind: Democrats are a danger to our society

Dov Hikind: Democrats are a danger to our society

Lifelong Democrat and former New York State Assemblyman explains why he will vote to reelect Donald Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/10/2020 22:30
Author speaks about the 'Broken Values' of the Democratic Party

Author speaks about the 'Broken Values' of the Democratic Party

Author Gideon Israel analyzes shift in the Democratic party platform. "The values of the party in 2020 are not the ones from 50 years ago."Yoni Kempinski, 22/10/2020 11:49
Biden prevented Israeli 'occupation' from appearing in Democratic platform

Biden prevented Israeli 'occupation' from appearing in Democratic platform

Democratic presidential nominee reportedly prevented a move to mention Israeli “occupation” in the Democratic Party’s platform.Elad Benari, 07/08/2020 03:10
Eliot Engel and the vanishing pro-Israel Jewish Liberal

Eliot Engel and the vanishing pro-Israel Jewish Liberal

Postmodern progressivism refuses to accommodate the kind of support for Israel that was once practically taken as a given.Opinion.Eric Ruskin, 14/07/2020 15:08
Being afraid to defy the mob

Being afraid to defy the mob

Truth is no longer a commodity available to all Americans, but a prisoner of the growing silent majority who stand and watch in disbelief.Ron Jager, 30/06/2020 12:59
Supporting Israel and Terrorism? No, that doesn't work

Supporting Israel and Terrorism? No, that doesn't work

You are either on their side or on our side, not both. And there are proud Jews, unabashedly pro-Israel, in the NYS Dem. primaries. Op-ed.Rabbi Elchanan Poupko, 17/06/2020 20:18
41 House Democrats head to Israel amid widening partisan divide

41 House Democrats head to Israel amid widening partisan divide

AIPAC-linked group sponsors trip to Israel for freshman Democrats, following controversies involving several Democratic lawmakers.David Rosenberg, 05/08/2019 12:16
Tuesday's Democratic debate pits moderates against progressives

Tuesday's Democratic debate pits moderates against progressives

Briefly united in condemnations of Trump, Democratic presidential hopefuls spar over party's lurch to the left.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 31/07/2019 08:56
Which Democratic 2020 contenders would move embassy to Tel Aviv?

Which Democratic 2020 contenders would move embassy to Tel Aviv?

Democrats criticize Trump's decision to move embassy to Jerusalem - but most shy away from plan to move embassy back to Tel Aviv.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 16/07/2019 07:35
Democratic presidential debate largely ignores foreign policy

Democratic presidential debate largely ignores foreign policy

2nd Democratic debate largely avoids foreign policy questions. Trump pounces on Dems for not mentioning Israel or rise in anti-Semitism.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 28/06/2019 10:19
California Democrats soften language on anti-Israel resolutions

California Democrats soften language on anti-Israel resolutions

Democratic Party of California passes water-downed versions of resolutions critical of Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 02/06/2019 18:28
California Democrats try to tie Israel to Pittsburgh massacre

California Democrats try to tie Israel to Pittsburgh massacre

Left-wingers push resolutions suggesting Israel partly to blame for synagogue massacre in Pittsburgh, demand revoking Golan recognition.JTA, 02/06/2019 16:34
Democratic presidential candidate calls Israel a 'racist regime'

Democratic presidential candidate calls Israel a 'racist regime'

Ex-Alaska senator running for Democratic presidential nomination accuses Israel of ethnic cleansing, demands Israel become binational state.David Rosenberg, 08/05/2019 10:38
Biden? Sanders? Or it does not matter at all

Biden? Sanders? Or it does not matter at all

What do Democrats really want from a 2020 candidate?NPR, 24/04/2019 23:13
Ocasio-Cortez: Cutting aid to Israel should be ‘on the table’

Ocasio-Cortez: Cutting aid to Israel should be ‘on the table’

NY congresswoman calls Netanyahu 'authoritarian, Trump-like figure', says US should weigh cutting aid over Netanyahu's annexation promise.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 16/04/2019 07:52
2020 Democratic hopeful blasts Netanyahu over annexation pledge

2020 Democratic hopeful blasts Netanyahu over annexation pledge

Democratic mayor and possible 2020 presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg condemns Netanyahu's vow to annex settlements in Judea and Samaria.David Rosenberg, 07/04/2019 22:49
Liberal complacency with Democratic antisemitism

Liberal complacency with Democratic antisemitism

The Democratic Party clearly has an anti-Semitism problem, but too many Jewish Democrats have been restrained in their responses. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 03/04/2019 05:12
'Gas the Jews' spray-painted onto Oklahoma Democratic party HQ

'Gas the Jews' spray-painted onto Oklahoma Democratic party HQ

Racist, anti-Semitic graffiti spray-painted on outside of Oklahoma Democratic party's headquarters.Marcy Oster, JTA, 31/03/2019 22:40
2020 Democratic candidate takes stand against circumcision

2020 Democratic candidate takes stand against circumcision

Businessman and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang takes aim at circumcision - but says parents should have right to choose.Marcy Oster, JTA, 21/03/2019 12:54
Liz Cheney: Democrats are now the party of anti-Semitism

Liz Cheney: Democrats are now the party of anti-Semitism

'Democrats enabling anti-Semitism,' says Republican congresswoman. 'Dems now the party of anti-Semitism, socialism, infanticide.'David Rosenberg, 11/03/2019 09:41
'Time for a Jewish Exodus from the Democratic party'

'Time for a Jewish Exodus from the Democratic party'

'No place for Jews in the Democratic party'. Amid Ilhan Omar's anti-Semitism scandal, American-Jewish model launches 'Jexodus' movement.David Rosenberg, 08/03/2019 12:17
Democrat Identity Politics allow Jew-Haters to seep through the cracks

Democrat Identity Politics allow Jew-Haters to seep through the cracks

Long after it had seemed that the Democrats finally had forgiven the Republicans for taking away their slaves, the new era of Democrat Hate has come.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 17/02/2019 12:59
Centrist Democrats launch pro-Israel faction to counter far-left

Centrist Democrats launch pro-Israel faction to counter far-left

As support for Israel falls among younger Democrats and the party's left-wing, centrist Democrats launch pro-Israel group.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 29/01/2019 07:25
Pete Buttigieg seeks Democratic nomination for president

Pete Buttigieg seeks Democratic nomination for president

South Bend, Indiana mayor joins crowded Democratic presidential field, backed by Democratic Jewish leader Susan Turnbull.Ron Kampeas,JTA, 23/01/2019 17:58
US Democratic leaders accuse Pres.Trump of holding gov't hostage

US Democratic leaders accuse Pres.Trump of holding gov't hostage

Pelosi and Schumer call Pres. Trump's ideas unoriginal, one-sided and ineffectiveArutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2019 12:45
Report: Democrats drop sponsorship of Women's March

Report: Democrats drop sponsorship of Women's March

Jewish Democratic Council of America says party to stop sponsoring national Women's March over anti-Semitism in movement.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 15/01/2019 19:47
Dershowitz: Democratic party tolerating anti-Semitism

Dershowitz: Democratic party tolerating anti-Semitism

Prominent jurist and lifelong Democrat warns party is turning blind eye to 'anti-Semitic' hard left base.David Rosenberg, 19/11/2018 09:46
Can Republicans hold on to Congress?

Can Republicans hold on to Congress?

Republicans take lead in key Senate races as Democratic lead in House narrows. But will it be enough for GOP to retain majority?David Rosenberg, 29/10/2018 12:51
As midterms near, Republicans surge past Dems in favorability

As midterms near, Republicans surge past Dems in favorability

Republican favorability ratings reach 7-year high, edging out Democrats for first time since 2015. Largest swing among middle-class.David Rosenberg, 25/09/2018 11:02
Billionaires Klarman, Wexner drop support for GOP candidates

Billionaires Klarman, Wexner drop support for GOP candidates

Jewish billionaires who donated to Republican candidates in 2016 say they are supporting Democrats in 2018 midterms.JTA, 17/09/2018 07:32
Michigan Dem walks back claim Israel aggressor, Hamas legitimate

Michigan Dem walks back claim Israel aggressor, Hamas legitimate

Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan walks back comments calling Hamas 'legitimate', labelling Israel the 'aggressor'.David Rosenberg, 09/09/2018 16:28
Michigan Democrat: Hamas legitimate - Israel is the aggressor

Michigan Democrat: Hamas legitimate - Israel is the aggressor

Democratic candidate for Michigan Governor refuses to denounce BDS, while running mate has history of anti-Israel statements.David Rosenberg, 05/09/2018 13:33
Democratic group pans candidate’s pledge to slash Israel aid

Democratic group pans candidate’s pledge to slash Israel aid

Jewish Democratic Council of America criticizes Michigan congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib for statement of aid to IsraelJTA, 15/08/2018 17:43
Why are Democrats at a Depression? Here are the answers

Why are Democrats at a Depression? Here are the answers

Jon Favreau's popular new podcast, "The Wilderness," explores how the Democrats lost their way and how they try to bounce back.NPR, 10/08/2018 17:30
California Democrats rebuke Dianne Feinstein, endorse opponent

California Democrats rebuke Dianne Feinstein, endorse opponent

Long-time Democratic senator loses support of state party to left-wing challenger.JTA, 17/07/2018 08:58
Is the anti-Trump 'blue wave' dead in the water?

Is the anti-Trump 'blue wave' dead in the water?

Just weeks ago, Democrats appeared poised to make massive gains in this year's midterm elections. But has the 'blue wave' run out of steam?David Rosenberg, 04/06/2018 10:54
Want to know why Israelis have little patience for Jewish Democrats?

Want to know why Israelis have little patience for Jewish Democrats?

The DNC is looking increasingly like the UK Corbyn Labour Party but with greater emphasis on gender and racial politics. Barry Shaw, 28/05/2018 14:59
The rise of the Islamocrats

The rise of the Islamocrats

Democrats have no problem trampling the Constitution for the sake of Muslim support. Amil Imani, 24/05/2018 16:08
House Democrats chide Netanyahu over deportation of infiltrators

House Democrats chide Netanyahu over deportation of infiltrators

Jewish Democratic lawmakers criticize Netanyahu over nixing of deal with UN to avoid mass deportations of African infiltrators from Israel.JTA, 24/04/2018 14:45
American popular support for Israel hits record high

American popular support for Israel hits record high

Americans increasingly believe US must pressure PA, not Israel to make deal. Republicans most likely to back Israel as partisan gap widens.David Rosenberg, 14/03/2018 10:28
Poll: Partisan divide over Israel widest in 40 years

Poll: Partisan divide over Israel widest in 40 years

New survey shows Republicans strongly back Israel over the PA, while Democrats are evenly divided.JTA, 24/01/2018 17:43
180 Democrats urge Trump to re-certify the Iran deal

180 Democrats urge Trump to re-certify the Iran deal

All of the House Democratic leadership send letter to Trump urging him to re-certify Iran deal ahead of October 15 deadline.Tzvi Lev, New York, 04/10/2017 19:26
US Jewry at the crossroads: LIberalism or the Jewish State

US Jewry at the crossroads: LIberalism or the Jewish State

There is no US political party that espouses both. A choice must be made. Thomas Mountain, 02/10/2017 06:26