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(JTA) — Two students committed a series of racial and anti-Semitic incidents at Oberlin College to provoke a reaction, according to police in the Ohio city.
According to a police report released late last week, one of the students said he meant the acts as a “joke,” as well as to show how students and college staff overreacted to earlier racist and anti-Semitic fliers found around the campus with which he denied involvement.
The later incidents spurred the college to cancel classes for a day.
The student was detained on …
At Thanksgiving time, making a leap to feed the needy
By EDMON J. RODMAN
LOS ANGELES (JTA) — As we prepare for our Thanksgiving feasts, a 90-year-old Jewish man named Arnold Abbott is stirring the pot in Fort Lauderdale, FL., about hunger and homelessness in America.
Or is it that Abbott, who in defiance …