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  • New Jersey diner reopens for indoor dining despite cops changing locks

    08/24/2020 2:09:28 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 26 replies ^ | August 23, 2020 | Jackie Salo
    The state changed their locks, but that didn’t stop a New Jersey diner from inviting patrons to eat inside, despite coronavirus restrictions. Lakeside Diner owners Debbie and Brian Brindisi received a call from their alarm company at 4:30 a.m. Friday to notify them that all of the doors had been broken into in Forked River, reported. “We came down here,” Debbie said. “The [Ocean County] sheriff’s department was here. A locksmith was here. Lacey Township police were here. They were changing the locks.” But Brian managed to get inside and refused to leave — then welcomed the breakfast crowd for...
  • N.J. officials say state faces ‘high’ level of threat from extremist groups, white supremacists

    02/23/2020 6:30:59 PM PST · by Coleus · 33 replies
    The Star Ledger ^ | 02.21.20 | Ted Sherman
    Police on the street responding to the December attack on a Jersey City kosher market in December.AP Citing the deadly attack in December on a kosher supermarket in Jersey City, as well as the arrests last year of a number of white supremacists allegedly plotting violent attacks, New Jersey officials Friday said homegrown extremism remains the biggest terrorism threat to the state. The Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness, in its annual assessment report, said of the 44 domestic terrorist incidents reported in the United States last year, four had a nexus to New Jersey.“The ever-changing threat landscape in...
  • MSNBC's Mohyeldin Tells Joy Reid of 'Brutal Israeli Military Occupation'

    02/01/2020 12:58:45 PM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 29 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    What else would you expect from the man who accused Navy Seal Chris Kyle of being a "racist," and described his work as a sniper as "killing sprees?" The same man who suggested that a Palestinian stabber in Jerusalem was unarmed when shot by police despite footage clearly showing a knife in his hand? Joy Reid had the man in question, Ayman Mohyeldin, formerly of Al Jazeera, now co-host host of the Morning Joe lead-in show, on her MSNBC show today to comment on the Trump administration's proposed Israeli/Palestinian peace plan. Reid was highly skeptical/critical of the plan. When a...
  • Yes, Jewish Lives Matter

    01/29/2020 10:34:46 AM PST · by Kaslin · 12 replies
    The Federalist ^ | January 29, 2020 | Moshe Krakowski
    Last week, National Review published an appalling article by Zachary Evans about the recent wave of antisemitic violence against ultra-Orthodox Jews in and around New York City. It claimed to provide context for these attacks but was inadvertently (I hope) an exercise in victim blaming. In response to many readersÂ’ outraged replies, both the ReviewÂ’s editors and several staff members made matters worse by refusing to acknowledge any problem with the article. The worst was this screed by Kevin Williamson accusing critics of reading the article in bad faith simply to attack National Review, as if the only thing at...
  • Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams tells new New Yorkers ‘go back to Iowa’

    01/20/2020 6:49:59 PM PST · by karpov · 61 replies
    New York Post ^ | January 20, 2020 | Olivia Bensimon, Khristina Narizhnaya and Bruce Golding
    He has a dream — of leading a New York City that is home to far fewer Midwesterners. Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams — the leading fundraiser in the 2021 mayoral race — used Monday’s Martin Luther King Jr. national holiday to deliver an inflammatory broadside against newcomers from the nation’s heartland. “Go back to Iowa, you go back to Ohio,” he said during a speech in Harlem. “New York City belongs to the people that was here and made New York City what it is.” Speaking at the National Action Network’s “King Day Celebration,” hosted by founder the Rev....
  • New Yorkers have dismal view of race relations: poll

    01/20/2020 10:40:48 AM PST · by GuavaCheesePuff · 16 replies
    New York Post ^ | January 20, 2020 | NYT
    ALBANY — New Yorkers think race relations in the Empire State are going down the tubes, a new poll has found. Only 5 percent of voters surveyed in a new Siena College study released Monday, Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, said race relations are excellent, while 28 percent rated them as good. Meanwhile, a combined 64 percent of New Yorkers described relations as fair, at 42 percent, or poor, at 22 percent. The most dismal view comes from New York City, where 29 percent of residents think race relations are poor, compared to 20 percent of suburbanites and 15 percent...
  • Manhattan DA Declines to Prosecute Anti-Semitic Attack As Hate Crime (Democrat Groups Attacks Jews)

    01/02/2020 10:57:07 AM PST · by blam · 25 replies
    The Washington Free Beacon ^ | 1-2-2019 | Adam Kredo
    The Manhattan district attorney's office has declined to prosecute a recent anti-Semitic attack on a Jewish subway passenger as a hate crime, according to lawyers representing the victim. Lihi Aharon, an Israeli student riding the New York City subway in December, was attacked by another passenger who cursed at her and yelled "Allahu akbar!" While the attack on Aharon seemed to be motivated by anti-Semitic animus, the Manhattan DA informed lawyers representing Aharon on Thursday that it would not prosecute the case as a hate crime. The incident is one of several recent anti-Semitic attacks around New York City that...
  • Rashida Tlaib On Black Suspects’ Murder Of Jews In Jersey City: “White Supremacy Kills”

    12/12/2019 8:39:22 AM PST · by C19fan · 41 replies
    Hot Air ^ | December 12, 2019 | Allahpundit
    An embarrassing clown, unable or unwilling to restrain her dogma even for the five seconds it would have taken to check the facts before tweeting about an anti-semitic murder.
  • People Are Dying in Racial Violence So That Democrats Can Win Elections - Greenfield

    01/14/2020 9:55:27 AM PST · by Louis Foxwell · 16 replies
    FrontPage Magazine ^ | 1/14/20 | Daniel Greenfield
    People Are Dying in Racial Violence So That Democrats Can Win Elections And the dead and wounded are paying the price for their power. Tue Jan 14, 2020 Daniel Greenfield 80 Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is an investigative journalist and writer focusing on the radical Left and Islamic terrorism After a black nationalist attack on a Jewish supermarket in Jersey City, a member of the Jersey City Board of Education defended the murder of two Jewish people and a Latino employee. "Drugs and guns are planted in the Black community,” Joan Terrell Paige ranted...
  • The Alarming Escalation of African American Attacks Against Jews

    01/05/2020 8:43:14 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 108 replies
    Frontpage Mag ^ | 01/05/2020 | Joseph Klein
    Anti-Semitic attacks have reached epidemic proportions in the New York metropolitan area. A shooting early last December at a kosher supermarket in Jersey City left several people dead, including two Hasidic Jews. A policeman was also killed by the same shooters nearby. The killers aimed to kill as many Jews as possible before they were struck down. Last Saturday night, five Jewish people were stabbed by a Jew-hater wielding a machete at a Hasidic rabbi’s house in the suburb of Monsey, New York. One of the victims suffered serious head injuries, which has left him in a coma and...
  • Southern Poverty Law Center Silent on Domestic Terror Attack Against Jews

    12/30/2019 3:46:19 PM PST · by george76 · 22 replies ^ | 30 December, 2019 | Paul Joseph Watson
    Doesn’t fit the narrative. The Southern Poverty Law Center has remained completely silent about the domestic terror attack against Hasidic Jews, presumably because it was carried out by a non-white person. Grafton E. Thomas entered a a rabbi’s home and stabbed five people as they celebrated Hanukkah in an Orthodox Jewish community in New York City on Saturday night. Gov. Andrew Cuomo quickly announced that the stabbings were an act of domestic terrorism “spurred by hate.” Another attack earlier this month on a kosher grocery store in New Jersey was carried out by assailants motivated by black supremacist ideology. Despite...
  • I’m a trauma surgeon who works near Jersey City, where 6 people died this week

    12/22/2019 8:59:06 AM PST · by Coleus · 81 replies
    The Star-Ledger ^ | 12.15.19 | Dr. Stephanie Bonne, MD, FACS
    When my pager goes off at University Hospital in Newark, and I see a line that reads “Pediatric gunshot wound, 20 minutes out,” I immediately run down to the ER whether I’m on call or not, because I can’t help but wonder if it’s my kid. That’s the added twist of being a mother of three and a trauma surgeon in America. I worry, like other mothers, about my childrens’ safety, and it’s my job to expect patients rushed to our ER who may have minutes left to live.
  • New Jersey officials demand resignation of school board member after she called victims of the kosher market shooting 'brutes of the Jewish community' and accused them of blackmailing black homeowners

    12/18/2019 3:46:54 AM PST · by C19fan · 15 replies
    AP ^ | December 18, 2019 | Staff
    New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy joined Jersey City's mayor Tuesday in calling for a school board member to quit over comments she made about the shooting at a kosher market, referring to Jews as 'brutes' and questioning whether the shooters had a point to make in attacking Jews. Murphy, a Democrat, tweeted hours after Jersey City Democratic Mayor Steven Fulop said that Board of Education member Joan Terrell Paige's comments on the social media platform from the weekend 'has no place in our schools.' 'My opinion is she should resign,' Fulop said in his Tuesday tweet. 'That type of language...
  • 5 New Jersey officials, political candidates accused of taking massive bribes indicted

    12/19/2019 7:31:19 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 21 replies
    Fox News ^ | 12/19/2019 | Morgan Phillips
    Five current and former New Jersey public officials are facing charges of accepting bribes following a major corruption investigation, the state’s attorney general announced. The five defendants are charged with taking thousands of dollars in bribes from one cooperating witness in the form of campaign contributions, Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said. In return, the officials promised the cooperating witness, who is a tax attorney, they would vote or use their office of influence to hire or continue to hire his law firm for lucrative government legal work. The defendants include Sudhan Thomas, incumbent Jersey City school board president, and former...
  • ISRAELI-JEWISH woman verbally and physically attacked on a NYC subway by a Muslim woman cursing and shouting “Allahu Akbar”

    12/17/2019 10:07:51 PM PST · by robowombat · 17 replies
    ISRAELI-JEWISH woman verbally and physically attacked on a NYC subway by a Muslim woman cursing and shouting “Allahu Akbar” DECEMBER 17, 2019 BY BARENAKEDISLAM The Israeli woman, Lihi Aharon (photo right), a student in NYC, says she was verbally and physically assaulted (on her face) by a hostile Muslim woman who had also been berating and threatening an orthodox Jewish man in the same subway car. The Muslim woman (photo left) was shouting things from the quran such as “Allahu Akbar,” “Allah should kill all you Jews” and “It’s too bad more Jews weren’t killed” in the deadly attack at...
  • Jersey City Board of Education Member Unloads on Jews Following Anti-Semitic Shooting

    12/17/2019 9:35:54 PM PST · by jonatron · 82 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | 12/17/2019 | Adam Kredo
    A Jersey City, N.J., elected official unloaded on Jewish members of the community following a shooting last week at a kosher market in the city committed by two African Americans. The shooting left six dead, including a police officer and the two suspects. Following the attack, Joan Terrell, a member of the Jersey City Board of Education, on Facebook accused Jewish community members of selling body parts and attacking the black community. "Where was all this faith and hope when Black homeowners were threatened, intimidated, and harassed by I WANT TO BUY YOUR HOUSE brutes of the jewish community," Terrell...
  • Grieving officers gather at funeral for slain Jersey City detective

    12/17/2019 8:46:16 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement
    ABC ^ | Dec. 17, 2019 | Emily Shapiro
    A sea of blue filled a New Jersey church on a frigid, rainy Tuesday morning for the funeral of a Jersey City detective shot dead before a massive gun battle last week. Officers on foot, horseback and motorcycles lined up along the street as Det. Joseph Seals' coffin, draped with the American flag, arrived at Jersey City’s Saint Aedan's Church.
  • Disarm innocents and release gun felons: Jersey City attacker had gun felonies but was released from prison

    12/13/2019 6:26:41 AM PST · by Politically Correct · 12 replies
    Conservative Review ^ | December 12, 2019 | Daniel Horowitz
    The nation watched in shock on Tuesday as David Anderson, 47, and his girlfriend Francine Graham, 50 entered a Jewish food store in Jersey City and killed three civilians during a hostage/shootout situation that lasted several hours and shut down part of the city. Anderson and Graham, who are now dead, are also believed to have ambushed Jersey City detective Joseph Seals, and there’s evidence they are connected to the murder of an Uber driver in neighboring Bayonne, New Jersey. It turns out that, according to the New Jersey Department of Corrections records, Anderson was charged with weapons offenses in...
  • House Democrat says he plans to vote against all articles of impeachment

    12/05/2019 6:18:47 PM PST · by TomServo · 34 replies
    CNN ^ | 12/5/2019 | Manu Raju and Jeremy Herb
    (CNN)Rep. Jeff Van Drew of New Jersey, one of two Democrats to vote against formalizing the impeachment inquiry, said he plans to vote against all the articles of impeachment "unless there's something that I haven't seen, haven't heard before." He warned Democrats to "be careful what you wish for" and he added that impeachment "is tearing the nation apart. ... And I want to bring people together."
  • Why a Jewish Democratic Mayor praised Trump (trunc)

    12/16/2019 4:33:40 AM PST · by Stepan12 · 19 replies
    Frontpage Magazine ^ | December 16, 2019 | Daniel Greenfield
    At the White House Chanukah party, Mayor Michael Wildes approached President Trump to thank him for his support after the massacre at a Kosher market in Jersey City by two black nationalists."Thank you, Mr. President for your extraordinary work today," the Englewood mayor told Trump in a video posted on Facebook. "Standing up to anti-Semitism has been in your DNA. Why is that so natural?"“It's always been the way I felt," President Trump replied. "As you know I have a son-in-law, daughter, and three magnificent children. Jewish. And what happened in New Jersey was horrible.""I can't tell you how much...