antisemitism

Democrat Congresswoman Returns Campaign Contribution from Ilhan Omar

Rep. Lucy McBath’s (D-GA) re-election campaign revealed Wednesday that it rejected a contribution from Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) as the freshman congresswoman faces fierce criticism for a series of antisemitic outbursts over the last several months.  

Ilhan Omar (Brendan Smialowski / AFP / Getty)

Trump, Pence Make Strong Push for Jewish Support in 2020

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence both spoke at the Republican Jewish Coalition’s annual leadership meeting at the Venetian Hotel, underscoring both the importance of Jewish support to the Republican Party and the conviction that many Jews are ready to switch.

Men attending the Republican Jewish Coalition's annual leadership meeting wear red yarmulkes with the word "Trump" on them, Saturday April 6, 2019, as they wait for President Donald Trump to arrive to speak in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Chuck Schumer Lies to Jews at AIPAC About Trump, Neo-Nazis, Kevin McCarthy

Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) lied to thousands of people at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) annual policy conference on Monday, telling them in a speech that President Donald Trump had referred to neo-Nazis in Charlottesville, Virginia, as “very fine people” when the president had never done so.

Chuck Schumer AIPAC (Jose Luis Magana / Associated Press)

Hundreds Protest Ilhan Omar Speech to CAIR-Los Angeles

Hundreds of protesters gathered across the street from the Hilton hotel in Woodland Hills, California — and some unfurled banners from hotel balconies — to oppose Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), who addressed a fundraiser for the local branch of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR).

Ilhan Omar (Tom Brenner / Getty)

Democrat 2020 Candidates Skip AIPAC Policy Conference

None of the declared candidates for the Democratic Party nomination for president will attend the annual policy conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) this year.

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