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Jews: Ancient nation and ethnoreligious group from the Levant
Jews or Jewish people are members of an ethnoreligious group and a nation originating from the Israelites and Hebrews of historical Israel and Judah. Jewish ethnicity, nationhood, and religion are strongly interrelated, as Judaism is the ethnic religion of the Jewish people, although its observance varies from strict to none.

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Jewish House Dems condemn Rep. Omar's controversial comments [Video]

Jewish House Dems condemn Rep. Omar's controversial comments

A group of Jewish House Democrats are condemning controversial comments made on Twitter by Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN). CNN’s Sunlen Serfaty reports the Minnesota senator sparked outrage when she appeared..

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Who are set to be Israel's new guard? [Video]

Who are set to be Israel's new guard?

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday fought back against an agreement by his political opponents for a government of left-wing, centrist and right-wing parties aimed at unseating him...

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Nashville hat store owner accused of anti-Semitism [Video]

Nashville hat store owner accused of anti-Semitism

The owner of a Nashville hat store is being accused of anti-Semitism after announcing the sale of yellow Star of David badges, similar to the ones Nazis forced Jews to wear during the Holocaust, that..

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Israel's mixed cities torn by violence, 2 friends rebuild their lives | Oneindia News [Video]

Israel's mixed cities torn by violence, 2 friends rebuild their lives | Oneindia News

DW's Tania Krämer reports on tensions between Jews and Palestinians in Israel's mixed cities. #Israel #Palestine #Gaza

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Store that offered 'not vaccinated' Star of David badges facing backlash [Video]

Store that offered 'not vaccinated' Star of David badges facing backlash

Demonstrators gathered outside a Nashville hat store after it announced the sale of yellow Star of David badges, similar to the ones Nazis forced Jews to wear during the Holocaust, which read “NOT..

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Graffiti at Florida Holocaust Museum being investigated as hate crime, police say [Video]

Graffiti at Florida Holocaust Museum being investigated as hate crime, police say

St. Pete Police detectives are investigating a hate crime after someone spray-painted "The Jews are guilty" with swastikas on the side of the Florida Holocaust Museum.

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Israeli court delays ruling on expulsion of families in Silwan [Video]

Israeli court delays ruling on expulsion of families in Silwan

An Israeli court ruled to forcibly displace seven Palestinian families in Silwan in favour of Jewish settlers in 2020.

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Cooper: This is what it takes for GOP to speak up [Video]

Cooper: This is what it takes for GOP to speak up

CNN’s Anderson Cooper slams GOP leadership for their delayed response to freshman Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene’s (R-GA) incendiary and alarming comments likening vaccine requirements to the..

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Backed by Israeli police, Jewish settlers enter Al-Aqsa compound [Video]

Backed by Israeli police, Jewish settlers enter Al-Aqsa compound

The incident comes as a fragile ceasefire holds in besieged Gaza, days after the end of a 11-day Israeli bombing campaign.

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Marjorie Taylor Greene doubles down on Holocaust comparison [Video]

Marjorie Taylor Greene doubles down on Holocaust comparison

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) doubled down on her comments comparing mask mandates to the Holocaust, telling KPNX’s Bianca Buono that “any rational Jewish person” doesn’t like mask and..

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Republican calls Taylor Greene's comments 'beyond reprehensible' [Video]

Republican calls Taylor Greene's comments 'beyond reprehensible'

Rep. Peter Meijer (R-MI) condemned comments by Rep. Marjorie Taylor (R-GA) comparing wearing masks to the treatment of Jews during the Holocaust and said his party is getting distracted from tackling..

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Jewish man attacked in a 'gang assault' in New York City [Video]

Jewish man attacked in a 'gang assault' in New York City

A 29-year-old Jewish man who was attacked in a “gang assault” in New York City told CNN’s Don Lemon he just wanted to survive the attack and make it out alive.

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Israeli police clash with protesters at Al-Aqsa [Video]

Israeli police clash with protesters at Al-Aqsa

Clashes broke out between Palestinian protesters and Israeli police following Friday prayers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, a flashpoint holy site in Jerusalem that is sacred to Jews and Muslims.

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Boris Johnson: Government will not let anti-Semitism 'grow' or 'fester' [Video]

Boris Johnson: Government will not let anti-Semitism 'grow' or 'fester'

Boris Johnson said the Government will not let anti-Semitism “take root”, “grow” or “fester”.Raising the “appalling rise in anti-Semitic attacks”, Sir Keir Starmer told MPs “Jewish..

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Meet the young Jewish voices pushing for peace from across Europe [Video]

Meet the young Jewish voices pushing for peace from across Europe

#NotInOurNames group is against evictions in Sheikh Jarrah, and the Israeli government claiming to speak for all Jews, in Israel and the diaspora.

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Israeli air strike on Gaza City kills 10 as unrest spreads to West Bank [Video]

Israeli air strike on Gaza City kills 10 as unrest spreads to West Bank

An Israeli air raid in Gaza City has killed at least 10 Palestinians, mostly children, in the deadliest single strike since the battle with Gaza’s militant Hamas rulers erupted earlier this week.Both..

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Ukrainian PM and chief Rabbi of Kyiv attend inauguration of symbolic synagogue in Babyn Yar [Video]

Ukrainian PM and chief Rabbi of Kyiv attend inauguration of symbolic synagogue in Babyn Yar

Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal and Chief rabbi of Kiev Jonathan Benyamin Markovitch attend the inauguration of a symbolic synagogue at the memorial site commemorating the victims of Babyn Yar,..

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Palestinian and Jewish communities in violent clashes across Israel [Video]

Palestinian and Jewish communities in violent clashes across Israel

As Israeli air attacks bombard Gaza, there is unrest on a scale not seen in decades in Israel, and tactics of Israeli police are also being called into question.

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Israel airstrikes kill 20 in Gaza, Palestinians say [Video]

Israel airstrikes kill 20 in Gaza, Palestinians say

Violent clashes over Jerusalem escalated dramatically on Monday with Gaza health officials saying at least 20 people, including nine children, were killed by Israeli air strikes launched after..

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Glasgow Liberal candidate accused of performing ‘Nazi salutes’ at election count [Video]

Glasgow Liberal candidate accused of performing ‘Nazi salutes’ at election count

Derek Jackson, standing for the Liberal Party in Glasgow Southside, was confronted by police after being accused of making anti-Semitic gestures. Mr Jackson denied the yellow star he was wearing was..

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15 Palestinians arrested over East Jerusalem Clashes [Video]

15 Palestinians arrested over East Jerusalem Clashes

The second straight night of rioting in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood was fuelled by a years-long land dispute between Palestinian refugees and Jewish settlers.

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Israel Supreme Court mulls hearing appeal over Palestinian evictions [Video]

Israel Supreme Court mulls hearing appeal over Palestinian evictions

The court had given families threatened with eviction until Thursday to resolve their dispute with a Jewish organisation that claims ownership over the land on which their homes were built.

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Israel is observing a day of mourning for the 45 people crushed to death at a Jewish religious festival - as questions are raised about how the disaster happened.
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Jeremy Piven Goes To Bat For Julian Edelman, He's A 1st Ballot Hall Of Famer!

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Meyers Leonard Already In Contact with Jewish Leaders, Getting the Ball Rolling

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'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Author's Family Apologizes for Anti-Semitic Remarks

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The death rate from Covid-19 in England and Wales is higher among people who identify as Muslims, Jews, Hindus or Sikh than Christians or those with no stated religion, Britain's statistics office said..
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Israeli settler found guilty of murder in arson attack on Palestinian family

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Israel plans thousands of new settler homes ahead of Pompeo visit

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Without tourist revenue, Prague's Jewish community fears for future of welfare services

With ticket sales to Prague's Jewish quarter halted during the coronavirus lockdown, the community is having to tap its reserves to pay for welfare services for Holocaust survivors that tourists..
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Israel's ultra-Orthodox Jews take to internet in coronavirus lockdown

Israel's religiously devout Jews, who traditionally shun the use of internet or smartphones, are increasingly going online to shop, study and video chat as the coronavirus outbreak forces them to stay..
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Coronavirus lockdown deepens Holocaust survivors' loneliness

Elias Feinzilberg, a 102-year-old Holocaust survivor, had to commemorate Israel's annual memorial day for the six million Jewish dead on Tuesday separated from his family because of the coronavirus..
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