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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 …
Israel Cabinet rejects Kerry-proposed cease-fire
JERUSALEM (JTA) — The Israel Cabinet voted unanimously to not accept the cease-fire proposal advanced by Secretary of State John Kerry that would have Israel and Hamas stop fighting for one week as part of a plan to end the current round of violence in the Gaza Strip.