On Saturday night, I joined 250 or so of my fellow Muslim and Jewish Angelinos at a storytelling event hosted by Mack Sennett Studios and sponsored by NewGround, an organization working to “replace the current atmosphere of mutual suspicion among Jews and Muslims” with a feeling of...
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December 30, 2013 | 11:45 am
October 23, 2013 | 10:03 am
Israel Air Force jets bombed a convoy carrying advanced missiles from Syria to Lebanon, a Kuwaiti newspaper reported.
The Arabic language Al-Jarida daily cited an unnamed Israeli security official as saying the missiles were intended for the terrorist group Hezbollah. The...
August 15, 2013 | 9:30 am
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October 24, 2012 | 9:34 am
Two men hit and threatened a Jewish schoolboy at a Paris bus stop, according to the security unit of France’s Jewish community, SPCJ.
The two men, both in their 40s, hit the 12-year-old boy with a belt on Oct. 22 and told him to remain silent, SPCJ wrote in a statement on...
October 11, 2012 | 9:45 am
France has seen a 45 percent increase in anti-Semitic attacks reported through August from the corresponding period a year ago.
In one of three recent incidents reported by SPCJ, the security unit of France’s Jewish communities, unidentified assailants near Paris injured a Jewish...
October 11, 2012 | 9:17 am
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August 6, 2012 | 3:03 pm
The Tel Aviv City Council rejected a proposal to include Arabic on the city’s official emblem.
Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai said during the council meeting Monday that Arabs comprise only 4 percent of the city’s population, according to Ynet.
Councilman Ahmed Mashrawi had initiated...
June 25, 2012 | 10:13 am
A synagogue in central Israel was defaced with Arabic graffiti.
The vandalism was discovered June 22 on a synagogue in central Israel’s Moshav Maor.
The graffiti was from an Islamic prayer and read “There is no God but Allah and Mohammed is his prophet.”
It came days after a West Bank mosque near Ramallah was torched and graffiti protesting the upcoming evacuation of several apartment buildings in the Ulpana neighborhood of the West Bank settlement of Beit El was painted on its walls in what is being considered a price tag attack.
January 31, 2012 | 11:18 am
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Unless you’re a reader of Islamist websites, you’d probably be surprised to learn that the WikiLeaks trove of U.S. diplomatic cables is an Israeli conspiracy.
Wonder why there was so much material about Arab regimes petitioning the United States to contain Iran’s nuclear...
January 4, 2009 | 4:58 pm
Message to the residents of Gaza from the people of Israel
Danielle/Dahlia of Jewlicious.com narrates
Here is the English:
Dear Residents of Gaza,
This is a message from the people of Israel.
We do not hate you.
We do not rejoice in your suffering.
We are not happy when we...
December 23, 2008 | 7:17 pm
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August 23, 2007 | 8:00 pmIt must have been quite a scene in that little courthouse in Jerusalem. Rav Qapah, a Yemenite Jew who sat on the Jerusalem Beit Din (court of law), was hearing a case involving a commercial dispute between a Jew and an Arab.
At one point, the beit din heard testimony from an Arab...
September 14, 2006 | 8:00 pmFive years and 3,000 miles from the site of the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, the mournful strains of calls to prayer in Hebrew and Arabic open the Islamic Center of Southern California's fourth annual commemoration of the attacks of Sept. 11.
The audience, dressed in...
January 2, 2003 | 7:00 pm
The radio station plays hits by Jennifer Lopez and Madonna, and invites listeners to comment on issues such as what they'd do if they discovered a friend was taking drugs.
It's the type of fare broadcast to young adults from Malibu to Miami. Except the disc jockey is speaking...
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