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#JeSuisCharlie — Attack on French magazine Charlie Hebdo (Live Updates)

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 11:11am 1/7/2015 at 11:11am
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There was an attack on a French satirical publication, Charlie Hebdo, using automatic weapons and a rocket-propelled grenade, killing 12. The killers are at large as of this writing.

The NY Times reports:

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The banality of anti-Semitic violence in Europe

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 5:20pm 8/14/2014 at 5:20pm
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In recent weeks, we have covered dozens of instances of violence and harassment reflecting a simmering convergence of anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism worldwide, but particularly in Europe.

In Paris, the situation is particularly dire:

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Just more “pro-Palestinian” protests: Nazi salutes in Paris, “death to all Jews” in the Hague

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 2:06pm 7/26/2014 at 2:06pm
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We’ve documented many times the open anti-Semitism that infuses many “pro-Palestinian” anti-Israel rallies around the world, including the United States.

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France’s Jews Fled As Rioters Burned Shops To Chants Of ‘Gas The Jews’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 11:49am 7/23/2014 at 11:49am
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While I had seen the images and videos, I did not realize the depth of the depravity exhibited in the anti-Jewish riots in Paris. HuffPo UK reports, France’s Jews Flee As Rioters Burn Paris Shops, Attack Synagogue:

France’s politicians and community leaders have criticised the “intolerable” violence against Paris’ Jewish community,...

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Paris Synagogue attacked by Pro-Palestinian crowd carrying boycott message

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 5:38pm 7/13/2014 at 5:38pm

On the streets of Paris today, a crowd of anti-Israel protesters surrounded and attacked a Synagogue full of worshippers, throwing rocks and attacking the building, via Times of Israel:

Several thousand demonstrators walked calmly through the streets of Paris behind a large banner that read “Total Support for the Struggle of the...

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America’s New Workplace Standard is… France?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:13pm 6/24/2014 at 4:13pm

Yesterday, President Obama announced America should aspire to be more like France when supplying employee benefits. The Washington Examiner reports:

“Other countries know how to do this,” Obama said. “If France can figure this out, we can figure it out.”

“Many women can’t even get a paid day off to give birth,” Obama...

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French Elections Turn Right

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 7:30am 3/25/2014 at 7:30am
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Local elections in France just took a dramatic turn to the right:

France’s anti-immigrant National Front (FN) scored gains in first-round town hall elections on Sunday and took control of a former Socialist bastion as voters punished President Francois Hollande and his left-wing allies.

The elections in thousands of constituencies across France were...

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It’s not about the “occupation” — Arabs in France beat anti-occupation Israeli film director

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 4:20pm 3/28/2013 at 4:20pm

A life lesson — Israeli director critical of occupation beaten by Arabs in France:

Arab men assaulted an Israeli film director in southern France following the screening of his film criticizing Israeli occupation.

Yariv Horowitz was rendered unconscious as a result of the beating Monday by several men after a screening of “Rock the...

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