In 1939, renowned physicist Albert Einstein penned a letter to a businessman in New York, acknowledging the man's efforts to help Jewish refugees at the start of World War II.

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Albert Einstein's WWII-Era Letter Up for Auction

LONDON (Reuters) – A British Jewish group on Friday criticised British soccer boss Dave Whelan for expressing what it said were bigoted and racist comments which insulted Jews.

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Jewish group criticises Whelan for saying Jews chase money

LONDON, Nov 21 (Reuters) – A British Jewish group on Friday criticised British soccer boss Dave Whelan for expressing what it said were bigoted and racist comments which insulted Jews.

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The main representative body of British Jews has called Wigan chairman Dave Whelan's comments “outrageous” and labelled his apology as “half-hearted”.

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• Board of Deputies of British Jews labels remarks ‘outrageous’ • Kick It Out questions whether Whelan is fit to run a football club • Exclusive: Whelan’s remarks about Jewish and Chinese people The Board of Deputies of British Jews has rejected Dave Whelan’s “half-hearted apology” for his remarks to the Guardian over Jewish people , labelling his latest comments as “outrageous and offensive …

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Jewish board rejects Wigan owner Dave Whelan’s ‘half-hearted apology’

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• ‘Jewish people chase money more than everybody else’ • Wigan owner under new fire after hiring Malky Mackay • Chinese community leader accuses him of condoning racism • Shirt sponsor pulls out saying its position is ‘untenable’ • Were Wigan right to appoint Mackay as manager? Continue reading…

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Dave Whelan accused of antisemitism in new controversy

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The Jewish Free Loan Association’s Second Annual Feit 4 KidZ Gala Benefit Dinner raised more than a quarter of a million dollars on Saturday, November 15th, 2014, with all proceeds

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• ‘Jewish people chase money more than everybody else’ • Wigan owner under new fire after hiring Malky Mackay • Chinese community leader accuses him of condoning racism • Shirt sponsor pulls out saying its position is ‘untenable’ • Were Wigan right to appoint Mackay as manager? Dave Whelan has been accused of antisemitism after the Wigan Athletic owner told the Guardian he believes “Jewish …

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On Oct. 17, 19 Jewish teens from throughout Greater Hartford learned first hand what it means not to judge a person until you’ve walked in his or her shoes as participants in “Faces of Homelessness,” the first JTCares program of the 2014-2015 school year, hosted by the Jewish Teen Learning Connection (JTConnect) at Congregation Beth [&hellip The post Jewish teens explore the face of homelessness …

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JERUSALEM – Streets are subdued, marketplaces are quiet and people are on edge in Jewish areas of Jerusalem, where Arabs have been using meat cleavers, guns, screwdrivers and even their cars in deadly, small-scale attacks.

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Divided Jerusalem: Residents of Jewish area of holy city on edge after series of attacks

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