Seven Orthodox Jewish groups, a Muslim civil rights organization and a public interest law firm supporting religious freedom filed briefs this week with the U.S. Supreme Court supporting a Muslim teenager who was denied a job at Abercrombie & Fitch because she wore a head scarf.

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Orthodox Jews back scarf-wearing Muslim in Abercrombie & Fitch case

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JERUSALEM (AP) — An Illinois man charged in Israel with plotting to blow up Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem calls the allegations “nonsense,” his lawyer said Wednesday.

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Lawyer: American arrested in Israel denies charges

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Once again anti-Semitism has roiled Wellesley College. The recent abrupt firing of the Hillel director and chaplain, and the relentless denigration of Israel by Muslim students and supportive faculty, have triggered concern about festering prejudice at the elite womens college nestled within a sedate Boston suburb

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Articles: Anti-Semitism at Wellesley

An American man is arrested in Israel for allegedly acquiring explosives that he planned to use to attack Muslim holy sites, Israeli authorities said.

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An American man has been arrested in Israel for allegedly acquiring explosives stolen from Israel's military that he planned to use to attack Muslim holy sites, Israeli authorities said Tuesday.

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Israel: American accused in attack plot

Israel indicted an American citizen on charges of planning terrorist attacks against Muslim holy sites in the country, police said Tuesday.

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American indicted in Israel in alleged plot to attack Muslim sites

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Israel indicts American Christian for plotting to blow up Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem

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Israel Indicts American Over Plot to Bomb Muslims

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FILE – In this Monday, July 21, 2014, file photo, Palestinians pray over the Hamas flag-draped bodies of members of the Abu Jamea family during their funeral at the main mosque in Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza Strip. At …

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Israel to probe one of deadliest Gaza war strikes

by Ramzy Baroud December 4, 2014 Raed Muanis was my best friend.

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The Mockingjay of Palestine: If we burn, you burn with us

Israeli troops in action near an unidentified Arab village in the Galilee region during the opening stages of the 1948 War of Independence. (Israeli Government Press Office via Reuters) “Pakistan is like Israel, an ideological state,” said then Pakistani President Zia ul-Haq in 1981. “Take out the Judaism from Israel and it will fall like a house of cards.

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WorldViews: The Pakistani origins of the Israeli state