Daily Archives: November 29, 2020

Australian Jewish community joins outcry against plan to name former far-right politician as Yad Vashem head

By | 2020-11-29T23:45:26+00:00 November 29th, 2020|World|

Effi Eitam, who spewed anti-Arab rhetoric, 'cannot lead an institution that is dedicated to warning of its dangers without discrediting that institution’s core message,' Executive Council of Australian Jewry statement says

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Jordan’s King Abdullah and Palestinian leader Abbas meet, hope Biden revives peace process

By | 2020-11-29T23:10:27+00:00 November 29th, 2020|Middle East|

Abdullah told Abbas that Jordan 'stood with all its resources alongside Palestinians' in setting up an independent state, Jordanian palace statement says

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Assassinations and sanctions aren’t working: Why America and Israel need a new Iran strategy

By | 2020-11-29T20:34:47+00:00 November 29th, 2020|Middle East|

There's a better way for Biden and Israel to contain Iran's regional meddling and its nuclear aspirations – with the added benefit of clipping the wings of an increasingly authoritarian, aggressive Turkey

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Kushner heading to Saudi Arabia, Qatar amid regional tension over Fakhrizadeh killing

By | 2020-11-29T20:25:48+00:00 November 29th, 2020|Middle East|

Kushner met last week with the foreign minster of Kuwait, a country critical to resolving the conflict between Qatar and Gulf Cooperation Council states

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UAE, Jordan condemn killing of Iranian nuclear scientist, call for self-restraint

By | 2020-11-29T20:16:46+00:00 November 29th, 2020|Middle East|

The states cautioned against regional escalations after the killing of Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh

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Israeli AI sports highlights company expands to Russian market

By | 2020-11-29T19:18:42+00:00 November 29th, 2020|Sci/Tech|

Since their launch last year, WSC Sports has grown into a world leader in AI-driven sports video technology, creating highlights for over 100 leagues and broadcast partners around the globe.

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U.K. Labour Party Leadership urges members to ‘get real’ about confronting antisemitism

By | 2020-11-29T18:39:38+00:00 November 29th, 2020|World|

In a conference hosted by the Jewish Labour Movement, party leader Keir Starmer and his deputy Angela Rayner continued their efforts to repair the damages of the Corbyn era

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New York City public schools will begin to reopen with weekly COVID-19 testing

By | 2020-11-29T18:13:32+00:00 November 29th, 2020|Health|

The governor retains the power to override the city and close down schools in neighborhoods where the test positivity rate surges

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This comedian became famous thanks to Trump, but did she also cost him the election?

By | 2020-11-29T14:07:00+00:00 November 29th, 2020|Entertainment|

By turning the president’s own words against him with her lip-synching videos, Sarah Cooper may have helped put Biden in the White House. But will it be possible to stop focusing on Trump over the next four years?

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