Foreign Policy Roundtable, a salon founded by veteran political adviser Donna Bojarsky, has long been a touchstone for Hollywood activists looking for a sophisticated first-hand education on global issues.

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Political Adviser's Salon Draws Hollywood Execs, Israeli Journalist Ari Shavit

B’nai B’rith International wasfeatured on JBS(formerly Shalom TV), commending the efforts of the World Jewish Restitution Organization (WJRO) for securing restitution properties from the Croatian government to benefit the Zagreb Jewish community.

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JBS: B’nai B’rith’s Dan Mariaschin Helps Secure Croatian …

Yesterday I explained how Israels Jewish nation-state bill is unremarkable compared to many European constitutions with similar, and stronger, national homeland provisions. The proposed measure must also be understood in the context of Israels diplomatic situation.

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Volokh Conspiracy: The legitimacy of Israels nation-state bill (II): diplomatic considerations

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Pastor Meant To Call President ‘Anti-Israel’ Getty Images Pro-Israel: U.S.

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Hagee Clarifies Anti-Semitic Jibe at Obama

Thursday, 01 December 2011 Once again a rich and varied programme of Jewish cultural and heritage sites attracted its usual cross-section of visitors from many strands of religious representation.

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Bnai Brith Europe

The University of Minnesota Medical Center has agreed to care for patients diagnosed with Ebola, the Minnesota Hospital Association announced Friday. The West Bank hospital is one of four health care facilities in Minnesota that will provide ongoing treatment for the deadly virus if necessary. The countrys only confirmed cases of Ebola have surfaced in Texas and New York.

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U hospital set to provide Ebola care

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Editor’s note: Natan Sachs is a foreign policy fellow at the Brookings Institution’s Center for Middle East Policy in Washington. The views expressed are his own

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Opinion: Netanyahu vulnerable

Tabare Vazquez Has Visited Israel Twice getty images Published December 01, 2014. Uruguay elected a president who has twice traveled to Israel and who has an open dialogue with the countrys Jewish community. The ruling leftist coalition candidate, Tabare Vazquez, was confirmed as president Monday with 53.6 percent of the vote in the second round of national elections, beating rightist Luis Lacallae Pou who garnered 41.1 percent of the vote

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Uruguay's New President Has Close Jewish Ties

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JERUSALEM Israel uncovered a West Bank network of Hamas militants planning a series of large-scale attacks against Israelis in Jerusalem and other locations, the country’s domestic security agency said Thursday. The targets were to include Jerusalem’s soccer stadium and light rail system, and the militants were also instructed to abduct Israelis in the West Bank and abroad and carry out car bombings and other attacks, according to Shin Bet, the agency. The plot was exposed in an investigation sparked by two bombs that were set off by a timer in the West Bank in late August, the agency reported to local media and on its website.

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Israel says it foiled plan by Hamas for attacks

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The Anti-Defamation League slammed the founder of Christians United for Israel for calling President Barack Obama anti-Semitic.

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ADL slams Hagee for calling Obama anti-Semitic