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Palestinians’ latest excuse for rioting (NY Post)

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July 24, 2017 The Palestinian Authority has provoked a new Temple Mount crisis, bringing riots and deadly attacks on Israelis. The pretext: Israel just placed metal detectors at the entrances to the Temple Mount, a holy site for Jews and Muslims alike. But Jerusalem has been responsible for security there for decades, and the new […]

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In essence, Israel surrendered to violent threats, by Jonathan S. Tobin (Israel Hayom via Israpundit)

By   23 mins ago

July 25, 2017 There is no way to see the outcome of the standoff over metal detectors at the Temple Mount as a triumph for Israel’s government. After first refusing to remove them despite threats of Palestinian demonstrations and violence, and then seeing the beginning of what might be a new “stabbing intifada,” the reversal […]

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5 BDS activists prevented from boarding flight to Israel (JTA via TOI)

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July 25, 2017 Jewish Voice for Peace delegation told Israeli government ordered airline not to let them on board Click here for article

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Nassau county executive attempts to sever stadium contract with Waters, by Cathryn J. Prince (TOI)

By   49 mins ago

July 24, 2017 Anti-boycott law might spell irony for the vocal pro-BDS singer as legalities of his planned September shows are reviewed click here for article

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UNMASKING BDS: A NEW METHOD TO FIGHT THE MOVEMENT HAS EMERGED, AND IT’S WORKING by Barry Shaw (J. Post)

By   19 hours ago

July 15, 2017 From Radiohead’s adamant refusal to take the heat from anti-Israel advocates to the bestseller “BDS for Idiots,” the fight against the movement is going strong. Click here for full article

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Truth and Deception: Calling Out Linda Sarsour on Al Aqsa, by Meira Svirsky (Clarion Project)

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July 24, 2017 How many ways can Linda Sarsour misrepresent the volatile situation between Israel and the Palestinians? And why do we even care? Sarsour, a Palestinian activist, is the darling of the left, the feminist movement and the BDS movement. Information she spreads is taken at face value; no one usually bothers to check […]

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The Palestinian Mountain of Hate – Liel Leibovitz (Tablet via Daily Alert)

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July 24, 2017 The Palestinian Mountain of Hate – Liel Leibovitz (Tablet) Khaled al-Mughrabi, one of al-Aqsa’s top preachers, said in the summer of 2015, “The Israelites…eat bread kneaded with the blood of children.” Mughrabi said on other occasions that the Jews are the real culprits behind the 9/11 attacks and are planning to take over […]

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Lapid: PA and Wakf Are Inciting Palestinians to Murder – Anna Ahronheim (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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July 24, 2017 Lapid: PA and Wakf Are Inciting Palestinians to Murder – Anna Ahronheim Former Israeli Finance Minister Yair Lapid, who heads the opposition Yesh Atid party, said Saturday, “The biggest problem right now is the volume of incitement coming from the PA and numerous speakers in the Arab world and Israel.” Israel’s placing metal detectors […]

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Rockets Fired from Gaza, Soldiers Shot on Route 443

By   1 year ago

Written by T.P.S. on March 12, 2016Jerusalem (TPS) – Violence against Israelis continued over the 25-hour Shabbat period, with terrorists from the Gaza Strip shooting four rockets toward the town of Sderot Friday night, March 11, and assailants firing on two IDF soldiers driving along Route 443 west of Jerusalem. One of the soldiers was […]

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YouTube Shuts Down Palestinian Media Watch Video Account

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Written by Alexander J. Apfel/TPS on March 06, 2016The Internet video-sharing portal YouTube shut down an account belonging to Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) on Sunday, March 6 after claiming that PMW had violated YouTube’s terms of service. PMW, which monitors and exposes incitement in Palestinian media, last posted a video to YouTube on Thursday March […]

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Israeli Research Into Zika Virus Contradicts World Health Organization Findings

By   1 year ago

Haifa University has conducted a preliminary study that has identified a correlation between the exceptionally hot and dry winter of northeast Brazil and the recent outbreak of the Zika virus which has led to numerous of birth defects. The study was led by Dr. Shlomit Paz of the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies at […]

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From Canada to the Judean Hills, from Christianity to Judaism, By Yoni Kempinski (Arutz Sheva)

By   2 years ago

July 17, 2015 Azriel Dror from Canada converted to Judaism from Christianity and made aliyah because Israel is “where every Jew needs to be.” Click here for brief article and video interview

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Why Do Palestinians Want Both Statehood and ‘Occupation?’

By   3 years ago

by Jonathan Tobin, jewishworldreview.com, Dec. 29, 2014 Click here for article

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Canadian Freedom Alliance calls on Speaker of the Ontario Parliament Dave Levac to stop hate-filled Al Quds Day Rally

By   3 years ago

By Doris Epstein Toronto, ON—The Canadian Freedom Alliance, a Canada-wide coalition supporting democracy and freedom in Canada and around the world, calls upon MPP Dave Levac, Speaker of the Ontario Parliament to disallow the bigoted and hateful upcoming Al Quds Day rally. Al Quds Day was founded by the Islamist dictator of Iran: Ayatollah Khomeini. […]

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VIGIL FOR ISRAELI BOYS AT PALESTINE HOUSE TURNS VIOLENT

By   3 years ago

by Doris Strub Epstein The Jewish response to those affected by tragedy and bereavement, is to action and to deeds.  Action brings meaning.   We should not tolerate the intolerable.  JDL decided to take the mourning out of synagogues and Jewish community centres and honour the boys’ memory by organizing a vigil in front of Palestine […]

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Palestinians’ latest excuse for rioting (NY Post)

By   1 min ago

July 24, 2017 The Palestinian Authority has provoked a new Temple Mount crisis, bringing riots and deadly attacks on Israelis. The pretext: Israel just placed metal detectors at the entrances to the Temple Mount, a holy site for Jews and Muslims alike. But Jerusalem has been responsible for security there for decades, and the new […]

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In essence, Israel surrendered to violent threats, by Jonathan S. Tobin (Israel Hayom via Israpundit)

By   23 mins ago

July 25, 2017 There is no way to see the outcome of the standoff over metal detectors at the Temple Mount as a triumph for Israel’s government. After first refusing to remove them despite threats of Palestinian demonstrations and violence, and then seeing the beginning of what might be a new “stabbing intifada,” the reversal […]

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Gazans Are Not about to Overthrow Hamas – Maj. Gen. (ret.) Yaakov Amidror (Israel Hayom via Daily Alert)

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July 25, 2017 Gazans Are Not about to Overthrow Hamas – Maj. Gen. (ret.) Yaakov Amidror The hardships experienced by Gaza residents will not drive them to stage a coup to topple Hamas’ rule. The organization is entrenched in Gaza and is notorious for its brutality toward any sign of dissidence, and the Palestinians know there […]

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Israel to UN: End Palestinian Incitement – Danielle Ziri (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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July 25, 2017 Israel to UN: End Palestinian Incitement – Danielle Ziri The UN Security Council should demand that the Palestinian Authority stop promoting violence, Israel’s UN Ambassador Danny Danon said Monday. “We do not need more carefully-worded statements asking for calm. The council must demand real action by Mahmoud Abbas, make him stop his tacit support […]

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Hero Imams by Khadija Khan (Gatestone Inst.)

By   23 hours ago

July 24, 2017 More than 60 Islamic leaders and imams — from France, Belgium, Britain, Tunisia, and of different Islamic faiths — in a move that may be unprecedented, are touring Europe to denounce Islamic terrorism and to pay homage to the victims of terror in Europe by visiting many of the sites of terror […]

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Is Israel Changing the Status Quo at the Al-Aqsa Mosque? – Interview with Alan Baker (Al Jazeera via Daily Alert)

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July 24, 2017 Is Israel Changing the Status Quo at the Al-Aqsa Mosque? Amb. Alan Baker, Director of the Institute for Contemporary Affairs at the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs and a former legal adviser to Israel’s Foreign Ministry, was asked on Saturday: Q: Wouldn’t it be better to let the Muslim Waqf authorities manage the [Temple […]

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Metal Detectors and Palestinian Lies by Bassam Tawil (Gatestone Inst.)

By   2 days ago

July 22, 2017 The slain police officers were stationed there to ensure the safety of Muslim worshippers. The Palestinian spin doctors are attempting to divert attention from the terror attack by making it look as if the crisis began when Israel installed the metal detectors and not when two police officers were murdered. First, the […]

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WHY RADIOHEAD SHOULD PERFORM IN ISRAEL, WRITES AN ARAB PLAYING WITH THE BAND, by Nasreen Qadri (Newsweek)

By   7 days ago

July 18, 2017 Much has been said and written ahead of Radiohead’s concert in Tel Aviv this week. The successful British rock band has been under pressure to cancel its visit to Israel, in another attempt to boycott the only democracy in the Middle East. Among the critics was director Ken Loach, who called on the […]

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Google’s YouTube – Soap Box for Terrorists by Ruthie Blum (Gatestone Inst.)

By   1 month ago

Jun. 23, 2017 If anyone still doubted at that point the connection between terrorism and Google’s video platform, the Daily Telegraph revealed that British counterterrorism police had been monitoring a cell of ISIS “wannabes” since March, and recorded its members discussing how to use YouTube to plot a vehicular ramming and stabbing attack in London. […]

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Google uses Israeli Waze app to expand carpooling across California, AP & Israel Hayom (Israel Hayom)

By   2 months ago

Jun. 1, 2017 Unlike other ride-sharing services, Google’s Waze unit pairs up drivers and passengers for work commutes only, using home and work addresses • With tens of thousands of commuters in northern California signed up, service expands to southern California. Click here for article

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Discordant sounds in Copenhagen, by Ariel Bolstein (Israel Hayom)

By   4 months ago

Mar. 30, 2017 Israel Hayom is shocked by the unabashed anti-Semitism of the organizers of the Copenhagen Jazz Festival as expressed in their refusal to host an Israeli artist at the festival, and states: “In several places in Europe, along with the hatred of Israel, locals are developing a forgiving attitude that borders on affection […]

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MAYIM BIALIK -THE MAKING OF A HEROIC FEMINIST ZIONIST, by GIL TROY (J. Post)

By   4 months ago

Mar. 28, 2017 May their examples be infectious and teach cowardly Jewish enablers to stand up for themselves. Click here for article

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PMW exposé leads Germany to cancel major sports deal with Palestinian Football Association by Itamar Marcus and Yocheved T. Kolchin (PMW)

By   4 months ago

Mar. 28, 2017 The German Olympic Sports Federation (DOSB) is cancelling a recently-announced partnership with the Palestinian Football Association (PFA) because of evidence publicized by Palestinian Media Watch. According to the federation’s spokeswoman Ulrike Spits, Germany called off the deal because “not all partners are committed to the high values of sport.” Click here for […]

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Critically wounded soldier to lead marathon runners, by Yoel Domb (INN via EoZ)

By   4 months ago

Mar. 15, 2017 Olympic medalist Ori Sasson and rehabilitating soldier Yehuda Yitzhak Hayisraeli will lead the Shalva group at the Jerusalem Marathon. Click here for article & photo

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Israeli lawsuits prompt Facebook to enable reporting incitement, by Yair Altman and Israel Hayom Staff

By   5 months ago

Mar. 2, 2017 “Facebook believes it is allowed to make billions of dollars in profits every year without any obligation to demonstrate responsibility, supervise and remove content calling for the murder of Jews worldwide,” attorney Nitzana Darshan-Leitner argues. Click here for article

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In essence, Israel surrendered to violent threats, by Jonathan S. Tobin (Israel Hayom via Israpundit)

By   23 mins ago

July 25, 2017 There is no way to see the outcome of the standoff over metal detectors at the Temple Mount as a triumph for Israel’s government. After first refusing to remove them despite threats of Palestinian demonstrations and violence, and then seeing the beginning of what might be a new “stabbing intifada,” the reversal […]

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Nassau county executive attempts to sever stadium contract with Waters, by Cathryn J. Prince (TOI)

By   49 mins ago

July 24, 2017 Anti-boycott law might spell irony for the vocal pro-BDS singer as legalities of his planned September shows are reviewed click here for article

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Iran Is at the Center of China’s Global Ambitions – Thomas Erdbrink (NYT via Daily Alert)

By   60 mins ago

July 25, 2017 Iran Is at the Center of China’s Global Ambitions – Thomas Erdbrink Iran is strategically at the center of China’s “One Belt, One Road” project across Asia. In eastern Iran, Chinese workers are busily modernizing a major rail route, with the ultimate goal of connecting Tehran to Turkmenistan and Afghanistan. Much the same […]

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Saudis Make Mecca Pilgrims Wear Electronic Bracelets – Ben-Dror Yemini (Ynet via Daily Alert)

By   1 hour ago

July 25, 2017 Saudis Make Mecca Pilgrims Wear Electronic Bracelets – Ben-Dror Yemini (Ynet News) In Mecca, Saudi Arabia, there are 5,000 closed-circuit television cameras overseen by a British company, G4S. As a security measure, an electronic bracelet is attached to each of the millions of pilgrims throughout their entire stay in the kingdom, allowing the […]

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Hero Imams by Khadija Khan (Gatestone Inst.)

By   23 hours ago

July 24, 2017 More than 60 Islamic leaders and imams — from France, Belgium, Britain, Tunisia, and of different Islamic faiths — in a move that may be unprecedented, are touring Europe to denounce Islamic terrorism and to pay homage to the victims of terror in Europe by visiting many of the sites of terror […]

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The Real Jihadist Threat No One Is Watching (Act! for America)

By   2 days ago

July 20, 2017 Most people can tell you who the potential jihadists are, especially the ones in Europe and the USA. You can point them out in a group: they are immigrants, or more often, the children of immigrants, who came from the Middle East or North Africa. They often converse among one another in […]

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State Department’s Touts Palestinian Charade, by Rachel Ehrenfeld (American Thinker via Israpundit)

By   2 days ago

July 22, 2017 Judging by the standard used by the authors of State Department’s reporting on Israel in the newly released Country Reports on Terrorism for 2016, the Palestinian terrorist who violently stabbed to death three Israelis and seriously wounded another as they celebrated the Shabbat and the birth of a new grandson should not be held […]

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The Red Cross and the Holocaust – Samuel Moyn (WSJ via Daily Alert)

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July 21, 2017 The Red Cross and the Holocaust – Samuel Moyn In Humanitarians at War: The Red Cross in the Shadow of the Holocaust, historian Gerald Steinacher chronicles how an organization meant to curb the barbarity of warfare found it difficult to live down its most grievous mistake: cozying up to the Third Reich, remaining silent about […]

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DUELING HOMAGE PAID TO HOLOCAUST, PALESTINIAN VICTIMS AT UNESCO, by Tovah Lazaroff (J. Post)

By   3 weeks ago

July 4, 2017 The unexpected drama unfolded after the World Heritage Committee approved a resolution disavowing Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem at its annual meeting, which this year was held in Krakow, Poland. Click here for full article

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Margaret Thatcher’s Family Sheltered an Austrian Jew during the Holocaust – Robert Philpot (TOI via Daily Alert)

By   4 weeks ago

Jun. 30, 2017 How Margaret Thatcher’s Family Sheltered an Austrian Jew during the Holocaust – Robert Philpot In 1939, Edith Muhlbauer, 17, lived in Vienna. The year before, the German Wehrmacht had crossed the border and, without a shot being fired, occupied Austria. The Nuremberg Laws were applied to Austria, Jews were stripped of their citizenship […]

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Pro-Palestinian activists disrupted New York City Council meeting to protest planned Council members’ trip to Israel, and Council member Greenfield’s response (Youtube)

By   1 month ago

Jan. 22, 2015 New York City Councilman David G. Greenfield makes impromptu remarks on the floor of the council, moments after Pro-Palestine activists protested the commemoration of 1.1 million people killed in Auschwitz. Click here for 3 min. video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rpGPzoaNVCU

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Must Read: WHAT THE AP’S COLLABORATION WITH THE NAZIS SHOULD TEACH US ABOUT REPORTING THE NEWS by Matti Friedman (Tablet via HonestReporting)

By   2 months ago

Jun. 5, 2017 Is it better to cooperate with dictatorships and authoritarian regimes and tell half the story with hands tied—or not tell the story at all? “Western news organizations that maintain a presence in countries like Iran and Saudi Arabia, for example, make compromises in return for access and almost never tell readers what […]

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Ireland’s Overlooked “Oskar Schindler” – Michael Riordan (TOI via Daily Alert)

By   2 months ago

May 26, 2017 Ireland’s Overlooked “Oskar Schindler” – Michael Riordan In World War II, Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty, an Irish priest and Vatican diplomat, was wanted by the Nazis. “Monsignor O’Flaherty left the safety of the Vatican to run his escape line,” said Jerry O’Grady, chairman of the Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty Memorial Society in the priest’s […]

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The Secret Schindler: Mauricio Hochschild, by Dr. Yvette Alt Miller (AISH)

By   2 months ago

May 20, 2017 Newly discovered documents reveal that a reviled Bolivian tycoon was one of the greatest heroes of the Holocaust who rescued over 9,000 Jews. Click here for full article

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