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NAACP: Oregon university president who made anti-Semitic remarks suffered racism

NAACP: Oregon university president who made anti-Semitic remarks suffered racism

University president accused of anti-Semitism was subjected to racism, NAACP report says.Ben Sales, JTA, 01/05/2021 20:35
Anti-Semitism in Oregon: ADL demands university president resign

Anti-Semitism in Oregon: ADL demands university president resign

ADL calls on Oregon university president to resign over firing of Jewish professor who alleged anti=Semitism.Ben Sales, JTA, 30/04/2021 08:15
Oregon university fires professor who filed anti-Semitism complaint

Oregon university fires professor who filed anti-Semitism complaint

Tenured professor of Linfield University who accused school's president of anti-Semitism has been fired.Ben Sales, JTA, 28/04/2021 14:35
Oregon auction house removes Himmler’s purported dagger after Jewish groups complain

Oregon auction house removes Himmler’s purported dagger after Jewish groups complain

After Jewish groups complain, ceremonial dagger said to be owned by Nazi SS leader removed from Oregon auction.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 28/04/2021 13:55
Oregon: University president denies that he made anti-Semitic comments

Oregon: University president denies that he made anti-Semitic comments

In Oregon, a small Christian university with few Jews grapples with accusations of anti-Semitism.Ben Sales, JTA, 27/04/2021 09:38
Jewish Oregon politician victim of neo-Nazi hate campaign

Jewish Oregon politician victim of neo-Nazi hate campaign

Flyers featuring anti-Semitic stereotypes and Holocaust imagery targeting Rep. Rachel Prusak were found in Clackamas County.Dan Verbin, 22/04/2021 21:23
Oregon university administration faces anti-Semitism allegations

Oregon university administration faces anti-Semitism allegations

ADL sends letter to Linfield University after Jewish professor tweets about being the victim of anti-Semitic comments.Dan Verbin, 12/04/2021 23:01
Israeli restaurants in Portland hit by vandals

Israeli restaurants in Portland hit by vandals

Three restaurants serving Israeli cuisine in Portland, Oregon vandalized with anti-Israel graffiti.Ben Sales, JTA, 12/01/2021 07:18
Oregon fires burning underground pose new threat

Oregon fires burning underground pose new threat

A warning for anyone thinking of visiting Oregon wildfire sites: Dangerous fires are still burning underground.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2020 11:34
Oregon: Multiple people dead in officer-involved shooting after reported hostage situation

Oregon: Multiple people dead in officer-involved shooting after reported hostage situation

Multiple people dead in officer-involved shooting in Salem after reported hostage situation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2020 11:09
13-year-old boy killed while trying to save grandmother from Oregon wildfire

13-year-old boy killed while trying to save grandmother from Oregon wildfire

Teenager in Oregon attempting to evacuate before wildfire hits goes back to save grandmother, both burned to death in family car.Gary Willig, 13/09/2020 12:48
Oregon: 7 Jewish leaders demand Department of Homeland Security withdraw federal agents

Oregon: 7 Jewish leaders demand Department of Homeland Security withdraw federal agents

Portland-area members of leftist organization demand withdrawal of federal agents sent to help control protests.Marcy Oster, JTA, & A7 Staff, 20/07/2020 08:47
Oregon Governor declares state of emergency over coronavirus

Oregon Governor declares state of emergency over coronavirus

Oregon Governor Kate Brown declares state of emergency after number of coronavirus cases in the state doubled to 14.Elad Benari, 09/03/2020 04:00
Oregon: Phone line of restaurant hacked with anti-Jewish message

Oregon: Phone line of restaurant hacked with anti-Jewish message

Phone line and voicemail of Israeli street food restaurant in Portland hacked with anti-Semitic message.Marcy OIster, JTA, 19/11/2019 11:50
University: White supremacist posters aren't a hate crime

University: White supremacist posters aren't a hate crime

University of Oregon accused of not reporting anti-Semitic incidents.JTA Staff, 02/11/2019 18:15
New Oregon law makes Holocaust education mandatory

New Oregon law makes Holocaust education mandatory

Law inspired by teen's friendship with 92-year-old Holocaust survivor mandates Holocaust education for all public school students.David Rosenberg, 16/07/2019 09:19
Helicopter teeters on 11,000-foot mountain rescuing near-suicide

Helicopter teeters on 11,000-foot mountain rescuing near-suicide

Climber in Oregon planned to end his life on state's highest peak, but changes his mind and calls for help.Mordechai Sones, 17/07/2018 01:16
Oregon court rules against bakers who refused cake for 'couple'

Oregon court rules against bakers who refused cake for 'couple'

Oregon court rejects couple's claim that forcing creation of wedding cakes for LGBT people violates religious freedom, freedom of speech.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2017 14:28
'She showered me with unconditional love'

'She showered me with unconditional love'

Vera Katz, three-term mayor of Portland who escaped the Nazis, dies at 84.JTA, 15/12/2017 12:19
Anti-Semitic signs hung on Oregon overpasses

Anti-Semitic signs hung on Oregon overpasses

Signs accusing Jews of controlling human race and finances hung on highways frequented by tourists looking to see solar eclipse.JTA, 20/08/2017 21:05
Oregon Jewish Museum gets permanent home

Oregon Jewish Museum gets permanent home

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education will have a new and permanent home next year.JTA, 11/07/2016 05:56
Oregon militiamen blow Shofar ‘battle trumpets’

Oregon militiamen blow Shofar ‘battle trumpets’

In attempt to gather Christians against government standoff, two men upload video blowing ‘battle trumpets.'Shoshana Miskin, 24/01/2016 20:16
Oregon student arrested over anti-Semitic slurs

Oregon student arrested over anti-Semitic slurs

Student at University of Oregon arrested for allegedly using anti-Semitic slurs against a Jewish student at a Jewish fraternity house.Ben Ariel, 12/11/2015 06:46
Oregon Gunman Killed Himself, Say Police

Oregon Gunman Killed Himself, Say Police

Christopher Harper-Mercer, who killed 9 people at an Oregon college, died of self-inflicted gun wounds and not by police.Ben Ariel, 08/10/2015 05:44
Jihadist Jew Hunting in Jerusalem and Shomron

Jihadist Jew Hunting in Jerusalem and Shomron

The difference between a mentally ill lone mass murderer in the West and a mentally ill Jihadist in Israel.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 06/10/2015 05:34
Weapons Found in Connection with Oregon Shooting

Weapons Found in Connection with Oregon Shooting

Investigators find 13 weapons connected to the man who killed nine people at Oregon's Umpqua Community College.Ben Ariel, Canada, 02/10/2015 22:29
Oregon College Shooter Singled Out Christians

Oregon College Shooter Singled Out Christians

Witnesses of mass shooting describe how people were lined up, Christians shot in head and others shot in the legs.Ari Yashar, 02/10/2015 07:53
13 Killed in Shooting Spree in Oregon College

13 Killed in Shooting Spree in Oregon College

Up to 13 killed and at least 20 wounded when a gunman opens fire at Umpqua Community College in Oregon.Ben Ariel, 02/10/2015 02:43
SodaStream Changes Label to 'Made in West Bank'

SodaStream Changes Label to 'Made in West Bank'

After activists file complaint with Justice Department accusing misrepresentation, SodaStream abandons 'Made in Israel' label.Cynthia Blank, 06/04/2015 17:24