U.S.-Israeli bond still strong at AIPAC

by CNN // March 3, 2015 // Updated 05:25 GMT // 0 Comments

READ: Obama attacks Netanyahu’s credibility ahead of speech Netanyahu kicked off Monday’s events by telling the record-setting crowd — nearly 16,000 pro-Israel activists and others signed up for this year’s event — that “you’re here to tell the world that our alliance is stronger than ever.”

The Secret World of a Well-Paid ‘Donor Adviser’ in Politics

by The New York Times // February 5, 2015 // Updated 17:40 GMT // 0 Comments

A constellation of left-leaning nonprofits and “super PACs” are raising tens of millions of dollars to pave the way for Hillary Rodham Clinton’s presidential campaign — and nearly all of them have paid Mary Pat Bonner a cut. Hillary Rodham Clinton speaking in New York in December. Nonprofits and “super PACs” are raising tens of […]

Ukrainian President Calls For NATO To Send Weapons Amid Conflict

by The Huffington Post // February 5, 2015 // Updated 01:00 GMT // 0 Comments

BERLIN, Feb 5 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called on NATO states to send weapons to his country, saying in a newspaper interview that civilian deaths and the growing conflict should provide the Western alliance with enough reason to come to Ukraine’s aid. The United States is reconsidering whether to provide weapons to Ukraine […]

Obama Remembers Liberation Of Auschwitz-Birkenau On 70th Anniversary

by The Huffington Post // January 27, 2015 // Updated 14:54 GMT // 0 Comments

President Barack Obama released a statement Tuesday on the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, citing the recent attacks in Paris as “a painful reminder of our obligation to condemn and combat rising anti-Semitism in all its forms, including the denial or trivialization of the Holocaust.” – As a founding member of the International […]

Rabbi Jack Moline Becomes New Head Of Interfaith Alliance

by The Huffington Post // January 21, 2015 // Updated 15:52 GMT // 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (RNS) Rabbi Jack Moline, a congregational rabbi who briefly led the nation’s top Jewish Democratic group, is the new head of the Interfaith Alliance, a staunch voice in Washington for the separation of church and state and other progressive causes.Rabbi Jack Moline speaks at the 2010 Walter Cronkite Faith & Freedom Award Gala in […]