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  1. religion
    When Trump Talks About Jews, He’s Really Talking to Evangelical ChristiansTrump’s appeals to Jews are mostly dog whistles to his Evangelical base, which views Jews and Israel as central to the Second Coming.
  2. Is Trump Prepared for What Happens If His Jerusalem Gambit Backfires?It would be foolish not to expect chaos over such a sensitive diplomatic issue.
  3. Andrew Sullivan: Let Him Have His CakeLet’s live and let live.
  4. Israel Strikes Gaza in Response to Rocket FireTrump bucked precedent — and the entire international community — by naming Jerusalem the capital of Israel. Riots and rockets ensued.
  5. Palestinian Protesters Direct Their Anger at President TrumpPhotos and effigies of Trump were set ablaze during protests about his decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
  6. Why Is Trump Intent on Moving the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem?The administration’s coy threat to violate a longstanding diplomatic norm carries huge risks and is helpful to nobody.
  7. Trump Reneges on Promise to Move Embassy to Jerusalem on Eve of Middle East TripLike his predecessors, Trump made the pledge while campaigning but backed off after taking office. At least he’s trying diplomacy.
  8. the law
    The Supreme Court Hands President a Big Win in a Case About Israel and DiplomacyThe case pitted the president against Congress over whether Jerusalem, Israel, could be listed as a birthplace on a passport, causing a showdown between the branches over power in foreign relations.
  9. israel
    Images From the Jerusalem Riots After a Terror Attack Killed an American BabyThe 3-month-old was an American citizen in Israel.
  10. israel
    Jerusalem Terror Attack Kills Infant After Weeks of Rising TensionsA bloody day in Israel.
  11. who run the world (girls)
    Jerusalem’s Ultra-Orthodox Freak Out Over Feminist Bus AdsWatch what happens.
  12. international affairs
    Palestinian Teen Killed in Possible Israeli Revenge AttackClashes have erupted in Jerusalem.
  13. glenn beck
    Israelis Not Sure They Need Glenn Beck to Restore Their Courage“The threats are mounting. The evil is growing. Darkness is falling.”
  14. israel
    One Dead, 40 Injured in Bus Bomb That Rocked JerusalemThis is unrelated to yesterday’s violence in Gaza, Israeli officials say.
  15. loose lips
    Palestine Papers: Al Jazeera’s Secret Documents on Concessions to IsraelThis does not look good for Palestine.