Jews

Survey: 88% of American Jews say anti-Semitism is a problem in the U.S. today

"A first-of-its-kind survey from the American Jewish Committee finds that 88% of American Jews say anti-Semitism is a problem in the U.S. today and nearly a third report they avoid publicly wearing, carrying or displaying objects or symbols that might help people identify them as Jewish." - RNS

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Anglican Church of Canada may remove prayer for the conversion of the Jews from official liturgy

"The Right Reverend Bruce Myers, Anglican Bishop of Quebec who introduced the motion at General Synod, explained to The Christian Post in an interview on Thursday that the prayer was created by the Prayer Book Society of Canada with input from the Canadian Rabbinic Caucus." - Christian Post

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Former refugees mark 75th anniversary of the only US safe haven during Holocaust

"Survivors and their families crowded Safe Haven Holocaust Refugee Shelter Museum, once the shelter’s administration building, and wandered the Fort Ontario State Historic Site. More than 200 people attended a memorial under heightened security." - RNS

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Jews Feel 'Less Secure' in America, Most Blame Trump for Rise of Anti-Semitism

"A new survey from Democratic pollster Stan Greenberg reveals that 73 percent of American Jews feel 'less secure' in the United States than they were two years ago. The poll, which was released Wednesday, comes after two deadly synagogue shootings in Poway, California and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania." - CBN

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