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Why Jersey City official who called Jews 'brutes' hasn't resigned

Why Jersey City official who called Jews 'brutes' hasn't resigned

Shortly after deadly kosher supermarket shooting, Jersey City official expressed sympathy for the shooters and called Jews 'brutes'.Ben Sales, JTA, 08/01/2020 07:20
In Jersey City, blacks and Jews are working to increase harmony after shooting attack

In Jersey City, blacks and Jews are working to increase harmony after shooting attack

Two weeks after deadly shooting, blacks and Jews in Jersey City unite for holiday charity drive. 'We're all in this together.'Ben Sales, JTA, 25/12/2019 18:05
Is it too late to clear the antisemitism swamp?

Is it too late to clear the antisemitism swamp?

Jewish pioneers cleared the swamps of the Galilee a hundred years ago, hoping naively to be left in peace in their own homeland. But how are we going to clear the swamp of antisemitism that has engulfed the world?Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 22/12/2019 10:28
NJ A-G: We won't discuss motives of shootings at this time

NJ A-G: We won't discuss motives of shootings at this time

New Jersey Attorney General describes 'long, protracted shootout' at Jersey City kosher supermarket.Gary Willig, 11/12/2019 21:13
Jersey City, Polish officials, come to 'win-win' agreement

Jersey City, Polish officials, come to 'win-win' agreement

Jersey City, Polish officials, reach agreement on relocating monument to Polish massacre.JTA, 14/05/2018 15:25
Poland furious after New Jersey mayor calls senator a 'joke'

Poland furious after New Jersey mayor calls senator a 'joke'

Plans to move Jersey City monument to Polish massacre spark international row.JTA, 07/05/2018 22:36
Jersey City Muslims: 'We'll Be the Majority Soon'

Jersey City Muslims: 'We'll Be the Majority Soon'

Muslim parents in NJ fail to have schools closed for today's holiday, but are confident for next year.Hillel Fendel, 24/09/2015 22:15