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Words that Presidents Won’t Say

June 22nd, 2016 | by LedgerOnline

By Rafael Medoff The controversy over President Obama’s refusal to use the words “Islamic terrorism” is not unprecedented. In the 1930s and 1940s, American Jewish leaders were frustrated by another president who declined to say two ... Read More

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The Arrogance of the French

June 15th, 2016 | by LedgerOnline

By Howard Zern As most people know by now, France convened a Middle Eastern peace conference at the beginning of June that neither provide definition nor peace in the region. The conference focused on the Israel–Palestinian ... Read More

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Mrs. Trump Blames the Jews

May 25th, 2016 | by LedgerOnline

By Rafael Medoff Melania Trump, the wife of presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, says that a Jewish journalist “provoked” antisemitic harassment by writing an unflattering article about her. In doing so, Mrs. Trump has joined ... Read More

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