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Progressive US Jewish leaders to Trump – we will not sit idly by

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Published: 22 November 2016

Last updated: 4 March 2024

Jewish leaders across America deliver warning letter to Trump: We will not sit idly by – Judy Maltz – Haaretz 19.11.16
A dozen progressive Jewish-American organisations have sent a letter to president-elect Donald Trump denouncing the antisemitism that surrounded his campaign, expressing grave concern for the plight of other minorities, and urging the new administration to uphold the longstanding commitment of the US to a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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Zionist gala toasts Donald Trump’s ‘divine’ election victory – Katie Zavadski – The Daily Beast 21.11.16
The president-elect’s right-hand man Steve Bannon was a no-show, but that didn’t stop the Zionist Organization of America celebrating Trump’s victory.

Holocaust Museum condemns neo-Nazi conference
- Nolan D. McCaskill – Politico 21.11.16
Alt-right  leader Richard Spencer 'heiled' Trump's victory in a speech dripping with antisemitism. Includes link to The Atlantic report with video excerpt [3:07] in which Spencer shouts "Hail Trump, hail our people, hail victory!" and some give Nazi salutes. 


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