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Why So Slow, Mr. Trump, On Anti-Semitism?

Why So Slow, Mr. Trump, On Anti-Semitism?

President Donald J. Trump has been quick to denounce the media for reports he doesn't like, but slow to condemn terrifying bomb threats against Jewish community centers. His hesitation may have fueled their rise, and Connecticut has not been immune.

JCCs in West Hartford and Woodbridge had to evacuate staff, preschoolers and others on Jan. 18 because of bomb threats. They and JCCs in Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, California and New Jersey received 48 threats that day.

The Woodbridge JCC was once again evacuated after a threatening call on Jan. 31 in another wave that hit five other states as well.

This is anti-Semitic terrorism. Yet it took until Tuesday for Mr. Trump...

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