A recent survey showed liberal Democrats are twice as likely to sympathize with Palestinians over Israel than they had been two years ago. Now, Bernie Sanders appointed Cornel West and James Zogby, who hope to insert their pro-Palestinian views into the Democratic platform.

Front-runners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton swept to resounding victories in the New York primary election, with Trump bouncing back from a difficult stretch in his Republican campaign and Clinton pushing tantalizingly close to locking up the Democratic nomination.

While both front-runners scored victories in the night's biggest prize of Arizona, Democratic challenger Bernie Sanders won caucuses in Utah and Idaho and Republican Ted Cruz claimed his party's caucuses in Utah.

Bernie Sanders spoke passionately about his Jewish heritage Sunday night after being asked during the Democratic debate if he kept his religion in the background during his campaign.

If Bernie Sanders defeats Hillary Clinton to win the Democratic nomination, he'll be the first Jewish presidential nominee of a major political party. But when it comes to his views on Israel, some Jewish Democrats are scratching their heads in confusion.