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Prayers and calls against antisemitism at ceremony marking 84th anniversary of ‘Crystal Night’
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Prayers and calls against antisemitism at ceremony marking 84th anniversary of ‘Crystal Night’

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) – South Florida’s Jewish community came together to take a stand against antisemitism. The Kristallnacht remembrance ceremony was held on a rainy Sunday at the Holocaust Memorial in Miami Beach. Participants prayed and spoke up against recent acts of hate. Kristallnacht, or “Crystal Night,” took place on Nov. 9, 1938 across...

North Central Florida Jewish community leaders hosted unity and solidarity rally
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North Central Florida Jewish community leaders hosted unity and solidarity rally

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) -The Chabad University of Florida Jewish community center members invited the community to help stand up against anti-Semitism after recent anti-Semitic incidents. UF leaders, city officials, students, alumni, and residents attended tonight’s event. Organizers at the rally addressed the “Kanye is right about the Jews” banners flown at last weeks game. as...

‘Don’t be silent’: Religious leaders meet in Miami-Dade to stand against antisemitism
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‘Don’t be silent’: Religious leaders meet in Miami-Dade to stand against antisemitism

Rabbis, pastors and reverends met on Friday at Temple Sinai in Miami Beach to denounce the recent unsettling stream of antisemitism. NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – The FBI announced there was a “broad threat” to synagogues in New Jersey. A vandal painted swastikas at a playground in Weston. A group of self-proclaimed Neo-Nazis held a...

Sen. Marco Rubio holds rally for Jewish community, students at FAU
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Sen. Marco Rubio holds rally for Jewish community, students at FAU

‘Let’s go out and win this election so we can leave for our children what they deserve to inherit,’ Rubio says BOCA RATON, Fla. — Florida Atlantic University welcomed U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., to campus Thursday. “Let’s go out and win this election so we can leave for our children what they deserve to...

“Heartbroken”: Weston Jewish Leaders React to Recent Anti-Semitic Incidents
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“Heartbroken”: Weston Jewish Leaders React to Recent Anti-Semitic Incidents

On the morning of Oct. 5, during the Jewish holiday Yom Kippur, residents of a community in the City of Weston awoke to disturbing anti-Semitic and racial slurs graffitied across their neighborhood. Scrawled across sidewalks and public bathroom walls in the manicured community in Broward County’s westernmost city were large swastikas and the phrase “kill...

President Biden Visiting South Florida
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President Biden Visiting South Florida

Please be advised that President Biden will be visiting our South Florida Area today. As a result, A1A will be closed early this afternoon and US1 will be experiencing heavy traffic. In addition, US1 and Hallandale Blvd will be closed from 4:00PM – 6:00PM. All traffic will be diverted to Dixie Hwy. These times are...

Antisemitic messages appear on side of Jacksonville stadium, highway overpass
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Antisemitic messages appear on side of Jacksonville stadium, highway overpass

MIAMI – Officials in Jacksonville condemned multiple antisemitic messages that appeared in public spaces this weekend including a football stadium, highway overpass, and a downtown building. An antisemitic message referencing rapper Kanye West was seen scrolling on the outside of TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville during the Georgia-Florida college football game on Saturday. In the...

Early Voting Has Begun Absentee Ballots Due Nov 8
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Early Voting Has Begun Absentee Ballots Due Nov 8

Early Voting has begun and it’s a great way to vote without having to wait in line on election day. Scroll Down for early voting locations and times. If you haven’t yet returned your Absentee Ballot, please complete, sign, and return it promptly, as it must arrive by Election Day. You can also drop it...

3 men damage ‘sacred’ Jewish structure at Miami University’s Hillel: VIDEO
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3 men damage ‘sacred’ Jewish structure at Miami University’s Hillel: VIDEO

OXFORD, Ohio (WXIX) – Three people are caught on surveillance camera upending a Jewish religious structure outside the Hillel building at Miami University. It happened on Oct. 15 around 3 a.m., according to an Oxford PD incident report. The Hillel building is located on Walnut Street a block West of Campus Avenue and a block...