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White House defends omission of Jews from Holocaust statement - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

White House defends omission of Jews from Holocaust statement - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsWhite House defends omission of Jews from Holocaust statementJerusalem Post Israel NewsThe Trump administration defended its decision to omit any mention of Jews or antisemitism from its statement marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day, noting that Jews were not the only victims of Nazi slaughter. “Despite what the media reports ...and more »

WH defends Holocaust statement that didn't mention Jews - The Hill (blog);

WH defends Holocaust statement that didn't mention Jews - The Hill (blog)

The Hill (blog)WH defends Holocaust statement that didn't mention JewsThe Hill (blog)The Trump administration on Saturday defended the White House statement on Holocaust Remembrance Day released the previous day following criticism over it not mentioning Jews or anti-Semitism. Trump spokeswoman Hope Hicks told CNN that "despite ...and more »

US Jews see 'tragic irony' in refugee ban on Holocaust Remembrance Day - The Times of Israel;

US Jews see 'tragic irony' in refugee ban on Holocaust Remembrance Day - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelUS Jews see 'tragic irony' in refugee ban on Holocaust Remembrance DayThe Times of IsraelADL chief invokes doomed passengers of MS St. Louis, says he will roll out plan to combat policy 'in the coming days'. By Eric Cortellessa January 29, 2017, 6:13 am 0. Tweet · Email; Print; Share. Protestors rally at a demonstration against the new ban ...and more »

The White House Holocaust Horror - Commentary Magazine;

The White House Holocaust Horror - Commentary Magazine

Commentary MagazineThe White House Holocaust HorrorCommentary MagazineSo much for giving people the benefit of the doubt who offer no sign they deserve it. The Trump White House issued a statement on Friday commemorating Holocaust Remembrance Day, and the statement didn't make specific mention of the Jewish ...and more »

White House: Trump's Holocaust statement left out Jews because others murdered, too - The Times of Israel;

White House: Trump's Holocaust statement left out Jews because others murdered, too - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelWhite House: Trump's Holocaust statement left out Jews because others murdered, tooThe Times of IsraelUS President Donald Trump speaks during a joint press conference with Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May in the East Room of the White House on January 27, 2017 in Washington, DC. (AFP Photo/Mandel Ngan) ...and more »

Trump Didn't Mention Jews in Holocaust Statement Because Others “Suffered” Too - Slate Magazine (blog);

Trump Didn't Mention Jews in Holocaust Statement Because Others “Suffered” Too - Slate Magazine (blog)

Slate Magazine (blog)Trump Didn't Mention Jews in Holocaust Statement Because Others “Suffered” TooSlate Magazine (blog)Many assumed that when the White House didn't include a mention of Jews or anti-Semitism in its Holocaust Remembrance Day statement that it amounted to a mistake from a new administration. The Guardian, for example, noted that “the oversight by the ...and more »

White House defends Trump Holocaust statement that didn't mention Jews - The Guardian;

White House defends Trump Holocaust statement that didn't mention Jews - The Guardian

The GuardianWhite House defends Trump Holocaust statement that didn't mention JewsThe GuardianWhite House aides including Hope Hicks, center, stand behind Donald Trump at the signing of executive orders this week. Photograph: UPI / Barcroft Images. Holocaust. White House defends Trump Holocaust statement that didn't mention Jews.and more »

UN chief 'concerned' by widespread discrimination - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

UN chief 'concerned' by widespread discrimination - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsUN chief 'concerned' by widespread discriminationJerusalem Post Israel NewsNoah Klieger in the UN General Assembly Hall with his grandson Yuval and Ambassador Danon. (photo credit:HAREL RINTZLER). At a ceremony marking the 72nd anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz on Friday, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres ...and more »

Rice blasts Trump for not mentioning Jews in Holocaust statement - The Hill;

Rice blasts Trump for not mentioning Jews in Holocaust statement - The Hill

The HillRice blasts Trump for not mentioning Jews in Holocaust statementThe HillFormer National Security Advisor Susan Rice on Saturday tore into President Trump for releasing a statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day without mentioning the Jewish victims. "What sickness enables a statement on [Holocaust Memorial ...and more »

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, president Donald Trump repeated one of the US's most tragic errors - Quartz

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, president Donald Trump repeated one of the US's most tragic errorsQuartzOn the morning of yesterday's Holocaust Remembrance Day—when the world pauses to honor the millions killed by the Nazis, and promises to never forget the horrific event—US president Donald Trump made a promise: “In the name of the perished, ...and more »

A Twitter Tribute to Holocaust Victims - The Atlantic;

A Twitter Tribute to Holocaust Victims - The Atlantic

The AtlanticA Twitter Tribute to Holocaust VictimsThe AtlanticSubscribe to The Atlantic's Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. Software developer Russel Neiss and Rabbi Charlie Schwartz have collaborated on a number of projects that use technology to bring awareness to ...and more »

Haunting Twitter feed remembers Jewish refugees turned away by US - The Times of Israel;

Haunting Twitter feed remembers Jewish refugees turned away by US - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelHaunting Twitter feed remembers Jewish refugees turned away by USThe Times of IsraelProject launched on Holocaust Remembrance Day recalls names, fates of Jews aboard MS St. Louis who were denied asylum in 1939. By Ben Sales January 28, 2017, 3:50 pm 0. Tweet · Email; Print; Share. An image showing the Twitter feed sharing the ...and more »

Twitter tells tragedies of Jewish refugees killed after US refused them - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

Twitter tells tragedies of Jewish refugees killed after US refused them - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsTwitter tells tragedies of Jewish refugees killed after US refused themJerusalem Post Israel NewsLaunched on International Holocaust Memorial Day this friday, the Twitter feed @Stl Manifest reveals the personal stories of Jewish refugees from Europe who were all aboard the M.S St. Louis ship.and more »

'I was murdered in Auschwitz:' Haunting Twitter account names Jewish refugees turned away by the US - International Business Times UK;

'I was murdered in Auschwitz:' Haunting Twitter account names Jewish refugees turned away by the US - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UK'I was murdered in Auschwitz:' Haunting Twitter account names Jewish refugees turned away by the USInternational Business Times UKDuring the war and Holocaust, 254 of the former passengers of MS St Louis were killed. By Hyacinth Mascarenhas. January 28, 2017 11:34 GMT. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. Progress: 0%. Stream TypeLIVE.and more »

The unlikely allies assisting Israel's Jewish Holocaust survivors - STLtoday.com;

The unlikely allies assisting Israel's Jewish Holocaust survivors - STLtoday.com

STLtoday.comThe unlikely allies assisting Israel's Jewish Holocaust survivorsSTLtoday.comJancy Benvenishti, the Jerusalem coordinator for the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, visits Avraham Marek, a 103-year-old Holocaust survivor, in his Jeusalem home. The Fellowship assists needy elderly Jews, including thousands of ...and more »

'I was murdered in Auschwitz': victims of Holocaust remembered on Twitter - The Guardian;

'I was murdered in Auschwitz': victims of Holocaust remembered on Twitter - The Guardian

The Guardian'I was murdered in Auschwitz': victims of Holocaust remembered on TwitterThe GuardianJoachim Hirsch, a passenger on the St Louis, who went on to be murdered in Auschwitz. Photograph: Twitter/St Louis Manifest. Holocaust. 'I was murdered in Auschwitz': victims of Holocaust remembered on Twitter. One account tweets about the St Louis, ...and more »

German Muslim students protest Holocaust remembrance, attack Israel - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

German Muslim students protest Holocaust remembrance, attack Israel - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsGerman Muslim students protest Holocaust remembrance, attack IsraelJerusalem Post Israel NewsThe school director said that it was good there was student opposition to the memorial event because it "is the basis of discussion." Holacaust rememberance wall. (photo credit:REUTERS). Muslim students of Arab and Turkish origin protested ...and more »

Trump statement on Holocaust makes no mention of Jews - The Japan Times;

Trump statement on Holocaust makes no mention of Jews - The Japan Times

The Japan TimesTrump statement on Holocaust makes no mention of JewsThe Japan TimesWASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's administration on Friday issued a Holocaust remembrance statement that failed to mention the 6 million Jews killed in the Nazi genocide. The statement cited the “victims, survivors, heroes” of the Holocaust but did ...and more »

Jewish groups pan Trump for signing refugee ban on Holocaust Remembrance Day - CNN;

Jewish groups pan Trump for signing refugee ban on Holocaust Remembrance Day - CNN

CNNJewish groups pan Trump for signing refugee ban on Holocaust Remembrance DayCNNWashington (CNN) Many organizations that advocate for refugees slammed President Donald Trump's executive action Friday imposing "extreme vetting" on those fleeing to America, among them Jewish groups that took particular exception to the day on ...and more »

Anti-Defamation League knocks Trump Holocaust statement for leaving out Jews - The Hill (blog);

Anti-Defamation League knocks Trump Holocaust statement for leaving out Jews - The Hill (blog)

The Hill (blog)Anti-Defamation League knocks Trump Holocaust statement for leaving out JewsThe Hill (blog)Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO of the Anti-Defamation League, blasted the White House Friday for its statement on International Holocaust Memorial Day that failed to specifically mention the Jewish faith of millions killed. "White House statement on ...and more »