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Anti-Semitism and anti-Israel campaigns top community concerns

Protection from anti-Semitism and the scourge of anti-Israel campaigns topped the list of concerns on which Hamilton Jews want more action from their chief advocacy agency.

D-Day 75th anniversary

Throughout our country’s history, the members of Hamilton’s Jewish community have repeatedly stepped up to do their part in maintaining peace and democracy here at home and around the world. Over the years, thousands have served and many have died for the greater good.

A writer confronts the dark side of family and history

Discovering she is a direct descendant of one of the most evil men in history sent Jennifer Teege into depression, therapy and, eventually, to writing her bestselling book "My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A Black Woman Discovers Her Family's Nazi Past."

UN Human Rights expert blames Israel for peace stalemate

Michael Lynk, the U.N.'s special rapporteur on human rights in the “occupied Palestinian territories,” told a pair of Hamilton audiences recently Israel is following a well-developed plan to illegally annex the West Bank.