World Israel News: New York’s Museum of Jewish Heritage bans Florida governor: report
May 8, 2022

by David Hellerman, World Israel News

Manhattan’s Museum of Jewish Heritage forced organizers of a June event to reschedule an event in June elsewhere in objection to the scheduled presence of Florida’s Republican Governor Ron DeSantis.

Enjoy what you're reading? Subscribe for more!

The Coalition of Jewish Values, which represents 2,000 American rabbis, also criticized the museum.

“It is hard to see this decision as anything but politically motivated, and directly contrary to Jewish interests as well,” said Rabbi Moshe Parnes in a statement. “As a Floridian and a rabbi, I can say that one would be hard-pressed to find an elected official more attentive to the Jewish community than Ron DeSantis.”

Read the full article here.

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Spread the Word