HaShevet is “dismayed at the diminishing effectiveness of mainstream Jewish advocacy organizations in North America.”
It also slams U.S. support for U.N. Security Council Resolution 2334 in December 2016 that denounces Israeli settlements in the West Bank.
By distancing itself from Jerusalem on annexation, the lobby is creating a crisis for the pro-Israel community, no matter who wins the next U.S. election
The collection, worth around $224.45 million, consists of medieval church relics and was owned by the House of Guelph in 1671 until it was sold to a group of art dealers in 1929.
Unprecedented public protests swept numerous American cities following the death of George Floyd, who died after his neck was pressed to the pavement for over 9 minutes by the knee of arresting officer Derek Chauvin, a Minneapolis Police Department officer since fired and charged with 3rd degree murder.