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South Florida Sun Sentinel

Jewish Federation calls on supermarkets to discontinue carrying Ben & Jerry’s products

The Jewish Federation of Broward County has called on all supermarket chains doing business in South Florida to discontinue carrying Ben & Jerry’s products in reaction to the ice cream company’s decision to halt sales in the West Bank and East Jerusalem. Mark S. Freedman, the Federation’s interim president and chief executive officer, said, “Local South Florida supermarkets, small and large, ...
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Ohio StatePosted by
The Hill

Shontel Brown gaining ground against Nina Turner in Ohio: poll

Democratic candidate for Ohio's 11th congressional district Shontel Brown appears to be gaining ground on frontrunner Nina Turner in the race's Democratic primary, according to a new poll. Forty-one percent of likely primary voters backed Turner in the poll, while 36 percent threw their support behind Brown. The poll, which...
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D.C. Memo: Doused down and gridlocked out

Hello and welcome back to the D.C. Memo. This week you can find me adjusting to my new schedule working full-time out of the Senate Press Gallery at the Capitol. They’ve finally released reporters from pandemic-era seating restrictions and I feel comfortable enough to finally work around a large group of people again. This week, we’re looking at: COVID-19 hits the White House, Omar and Phillips team up against hate and a windfall of funds possible for Minnesota projects.
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’90 Day Fiance’ Loren Brovarnik Gives EXCITING Pregnancy Update

It feels like 90 Day Fiance star, Loren Brovarnik has been ready to pop forever. She announced her second pregnancy back in March. Shortly after, Loren and her husband, Alexei did a gender reveal. It showed another baby boy Brov was on the way. Fans have watched Loren’s belly grow via Instagram and on the spin-off, Pillow Talk. Now, mama to Shai is giving a pregnancy update. Clearly, she is embracing her bump but ready to meet their newest bundle of joy.
Dearborn, MIPride Source

Henry Ford Village Pride

This year’s Pride Month was also the second year of my stay as a senior at Henry Ford Village (HFV) in Dearborn. The HFV “campus,” as it’s called (although it has nothing to do with academia per se), includes many residents who are retired school system teachers or university profs.

BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER - 8 Confirmed (And Rumored) Details You Need To Know

2020 was a terrible year on many fronts, but the death of Chadwick Boseman was truly heartbreaking. After a lengthy, secret battle with cancer, the actor passed away at home and the news left the world reeling. His acting career was far too brief, but in that time, he made an undeniable impact, particularly when it comes to what he brought to the table as T'Challa in Black Panther.
Middle Eastalgemeiner.com

Israel’s Fear: The Destruction of the Third Temple

Last week’s Tisha B’Av fast, which commemorated the destruction of the Second Temple as well as other great disasters in Jewish history, does not really have a place on the Israeli agenda. Yet fear of the destruction of the “Third Temple” is shared by many. Some thinkers have warned of...
New York City, NYmediapost.com

You Don't Have to Be... JewBelong's Judaism Rebranding Project

Even a crusty, jaded critic of the advertising industry’s many creative, social and moral lapses like me, can be a sucker for a great ad concept. I’m not the only one here at MediaPost that has cracked a genuine grin over JewBelong’s current and past out-of-home campaigns on New York streets. We’ve already reported on the nonprofit organization aimed at educating both Jews and fellow-traveling Goyim like me about the faith and traditions.
Brooklyn, NYjns.org

Suspect seen on surveillance video smashing window of Brooklyn Jewish school

Surveillance camera footage in Brooklyn, N.Y., caught a suspect in the act as she used a hammer to break a glass window at a Jewish school building. The video, shared by the Twitter account Williamsburg News on Tuesday, shows an African-American woman walking up to the windows of a Jewish school in broad daylight, taking out a hammer from her handbag and then smashing one before walking away.
Middle EastBig Hollywood

Aaron Klein: Ben & Jerry’s Israel Boycott ‘Wokeness Gone Insane’

Aaron Klein, senior adviser to former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, denounced ice cream makers Ben & Jerry’s boycott of Israel as “wokeness gone insane” on John Batchelor’s CBS Radio show this week. On Monday, Ben & Jerry’s announced its plans to end sales in what it termed the “Occupied Palestinian...

Music of Koichi Sugiyama, the Notoriously Hateful Japanese Composer, Opens Tokyo Olympics in Latest Gaffe

TOKYO—The Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, which are supposed to celebrate the world’s diversity and harmony, have been plagued with scandals—and COVID-19. They’ve come to symbolize xenophobia, discrimination, and cruelty—and Friday night, we can add homophobia and historical revisionism to the mix. It’s no surprise that Japan’s pacifist Emperor Akihito...