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American Jews confront rising tide of anti-Semitism

World Oct 30, 2018

American Jews confront rising tide of anti-Semitism

Since the end of World War II, American Jews have lived in relative peace and prosperity, convinced that anti-Semitic attacks were a horror left long behind them. But the massacre of 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue on Saturday was a brutal reminder that those ...

Sri Lanka official warns of violence from political crisis

Asia Pacific / Politics Oct 29, 2018

Sri Lanka official warns of violence from political crisis

The speaker of Sri Lanka's Parliament warned Monday of a possible bloodbath if the body is not summoned immediately to resolve a deepening political crisis following the president's sacking of the prime minister. Speaker Karu Jayasuriya's comments came hours after dismissed Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe ...

George Soros — the far right's boogeyman — is again a target

World | FOCUS Oct 28, 2018

George Soros — the far right's boogeyman — is again a target

When pipe bombs turned up in the mail of Hillary Clinton and other prominent Democrats last week, the first recipient — billionaire investor and liberal philanthropist George Soros — quickly fell out of the headlines. But there's no chance his many critics and enemies have ...