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For Some Arabs, Ahed Tamimi Is No Longer an “Icon” – Khaled Abu Toameh (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 21, 2018 For Some Arabs, Ahed Tamimi Is No Longer an “Icon” – Khaled Abu Toameh Two months after she was released from Israeli prison for assaulting an IDF soldier, Palestinian teenager Ahed Tamimi is rapidly losing her status as an “icon” of the Palestinian “resistance” against Israel. During a visit to France last weekend, […]

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EU Using Bedouin Encampment Evacuation “to Poke Israel in the Eye Politically” – Jeremy Bowen (BBC)

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Sept. 21, 2018 EU Using Bedouin Encampment Evacuation “to Poke Israel in the Eye Politically” – Jeremy Bowen After ten years of legal battles, Israel’s Supreme Court has authorized the evacuation of the residents of the Bedouin encampment of Khan al-Ahmar to an alternative site. Responding to EU criticism of the decision, Israeli cabinet minister Naftali […]

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Palestinian Human Rights Activist Bassem Eid At EU Parliament: Europe Should Cut The Funding Of BDS Like Trump Cut That Of UNRWA (MEMRI)

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Sept. 14 2018 Speaking at the EU Parliament in Brussels, the Jerusalem-based Palestinian human rights activist Bassem Eid criticized Europe for turning a blind eye, for centuries, to the economic plight of Gaza, saying that “dignity can be achieved only via economic prosperity.” Accusing the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement of “trying to use the Palestinians […]

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3 Israeli Medical Innovations (Israel Hayom & J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 14, 2018 Israeli Researchers Develop Groundbreaking Leukemia Drug – Ran Reznick (Israel Hayom) Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have recently developed a breakthrough drug to treat acute myeloid leukemia (AML), one of the most aggressive cancers. Professor Yinon Ben-Neriah, who heads the research team, said the new drug “targets many leukemia proteins at […]

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AS I SEE IT: Demonizing Israel and the hijacking of language, by Melanie Phillips (J. Post via Isarpundit)

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Sept. 14, 2018 More pertinently, Israel has been up against a black propaganda exercise which has inverted truth and lies with devastating effect. If there’s one refrain which gets me chewing the carpet, it’s the plaintive question, “Why is Israel unable to get its message across?” The naivety behind this question is itself a large […]

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Generation Z perspective: Why are my peers embracing anti-Semitism and socialism?, by Noah Phillips (JNS)

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Sept. 13, 2018 From universal health care to equality for minorities and the LGBTQ community, Israel should be their model nation. Instead, they vilify the Jewish state and advocate replacing the only de-mocracy in the Middle East with another Islamic theocracy that would imprison and execute gays, and treat women and minorities as second-class citizens. […]

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New York Times Stumbles in a Strange Front-Page Antisemitism Story, by Ira Stoll (Algemeiner)

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Sept. 12, 2018 A front-page New York Times news article appears under the headline “U.S. Revives Rutgers Bias Case In New Tack on Anti-Semitism.” The Times article hypes what it describes as a “significant policy shift.” It claims that the federal education department and its assistant secretary, Kenneth Marcus, “put the weight of the federal government behind a definition of anti-Semitism that […]

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Do Zionists Have Civil Rights?, by Noah Rothman (Commentary)

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Sept. 12, 2018 Smeared for doing the job. When then-presidential candidate Donald Trump famously declared his intention to be a “neutral” arbiter of the conflict between Israel and the Palestinian territories and put the onus for resolving the conflict on Jerusalem, few observers could have predicted that Trump would run one of the most pro-Israel administrations in […]

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EVENT – The Jordan Option: The Ultimate Alternate Solution for the Arab/Israeli conflict

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Speaker: Ted Belman, BASc., LLB Venue: Aish Hatorah Shul, 949 Clark Ave West, Thornhill Date: May 15, 2018 – Doors open at 7:30 PM and Programme starts at 8:00 PM. Whether or not you buy a ticket, please consider making a donation. For further information write to [email protected] or call Lloyd Duckman at (416) 402-1963 […]

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Rockets Fired from Gaza, Soldiers Shot on Route 443

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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

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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)

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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?’

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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

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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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State Department: The PA Should Pay Its Hospital Bills Instead of Paying Terrorists (State Dept.)

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Sept. 21, 2018 State Department: The PA Should Pay Its Hospital Bills Instead of Paying Terrorists In response to a question about ending U.S. funding for Palestinian hospitals in east Jerusalem, State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said Thursday: “The United States Government does not believe that it is responsible for paying for the hospital bills. Now, […]

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There Will Not Be Peace until the Palestinians Stop Making War – Kevin D. Williamson (National Review via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 20, 2018 There Will Not Be Peace until the Palestinians Stop Making War – Kevin D. Williamson This week marks 25 years since the signing of the Oslo Accords. But a peace plan isn’t peace. Peace negotiations aren’t peace. Peace is peace. There were 169 Palestinian suicide attacks between 1993 and 2016, targeting shopping malls, […]

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Senior Palestinian Journalist: Arafat Told Me He Went Along With Oslo Accords Because It Would Make ‘The Jews… Leave Palestine Like Rats Abandoning A Sinking Ship’ (MEMRI)

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Sept. 18, 2018 To mark the 25th anniversary of the Oslo Accords, Palestinian journalist Abd Al-Bari Atwan, editor of the online newspaper Rai Al-Yawm, revealed in an article that the late Palestinian Authority (PA) president and PLO leader Yasser Arafat had told him in confidence that he did not believe in the Oslo Accords path but that […]

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Belgium ends funding for Palestinian schools over honoring of terrorist (JTA via TOI)

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Sept. 15, 2018 Editor of Jewish monthly calls on other countries in Europe to follow suit ‘so that fewer Palestinian children will be educated to hate — at least not with European money’ Click here for full article

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Hizbullah Is a State Above the State – Udeid Nassar (Arab Weekly-UK via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 14, 2018 Hizbullah Is a State Above the State – Udeid Nassar In Lebanon, Hizbullah controls sites that are off limits to Lebanese security and army forces. Hizbullah has its own economic, financial and services institutions. It has its own channels for external relations functioning just like any other ministry of foreign affairs. The party […]

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Must Read: “Oslo at 25: A Personal View, by Douglas Feith (BESA via Mosaic)

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Sept. 13, 2018 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Perhaps the most important misperception about Oslo is that it is – or was – a peace process, a two-sided affair, a matter of give-and-take in which each side’s promises depended on fulfillment of the other’s promises. My view, as a witness to some of the relevant history, is that it […]

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Are We Remembering 9/11 or Forgetting It? by David C. Stolinsky (Gatestone Inst.)

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Sept. 11, 2018 Instead of being angry at the perpetrators of 9/11, some people are angry at those who waterboarded three (only three) terrorists, including one of the chief planners of 9/11, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. As a result of information he revealed, a plot to crash a plane into the Los Angeles Library Tower was […]

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Dramatic Dip in Successful ISIS Attacks, But Attempts Continue – Rukmini Callimachi (NYT via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 13, 2018 Dramatic Dip in Successful ISIS Attacks, But Attempts Continue – Rukmini Callimachi (New York Times) Islamic State carried out 14 successful attacks in Europe and North America in 2015, 22 in 2016 and 27 in 2017, but in the first eight months of this year, it only carried out four, George Washington University’s […]

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Novelty Item: PALESTINIAN MUSICIANS: ‘HABIBI YOU CAN DRIVE MY CAR’ HONORS SAUDI WOMEN, by Hagay Hacohen (J. Post)

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July 5, 2018 Palestinian cellist Naseem Alatrash and Syrian singer Nano Raies recorded a cover version of “Baby You Can Drive My Car” by the Beatles to honor the Saudi Arabian decision to allow female citizens of the kingdom to drive, beginning on June 24. Click here for article & 3 min. music video

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The Giro d’Italia in Israel and BDS (J. Post)

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May 3, 2018 The Jerusalem Post is excited by the potential impact of the Giro d’Italia, which will commence in Jerusalem on Friday – the first time any of cycling’s three Grand Tour races is being held outside Europe, and states: “This event is also a spit in the eye to the BDS movement, a force that some […]

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IS SOCIAL-MEDIA MANEUVERING AGAINST PRO-ISRAEL AND CONSERVATIVE SITES? by Orit Arfa (J. Post)

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Apr. 22, 2018 Facebook stymied even the “Mossad.” Click here for full article

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Koolulam commemorate the Holocaust, performing the song “Chai” by Ofra Haza (Youtube)

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Apr. 7, 2018 600 Holocaust survivors and their families gathered at Beit Avi-Chai in Jerusalem, marking the upcoming Holocaust Memorial Day, April 8th 2018. Partnering with “Zikaron Basalon”, we celebrated life by performing the song “Chai” by Ofra Haza. The result was moving … Click here for 4 1/2 min. video

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Book Review: Islamist Influence in Hollywood by Deborah Weiss Esq. (Creeping Sharia)

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Apr. 6, 2018 The #MeToo movement has revealed the hypocrisy of prominent individuals in Hollywood who claim to support women’s rights, while at the same time serially violating them. Yet, an even more sinister hypocrisy in Hollywood still lies beneath the surface – under-reported, often unnoticed and sometimes blatantly denied. That is the alliance of […]

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Sarah Silverman Faces Twitter Rebuke for Calling on Jews to Defend Palestinian Teen Ahed Tamimi, by Shiryn Solny (Algemeiner)

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Feb. 18, 2018 American comedian Sarah Silverman faced a flurry of criticism from Twitter users over the weekend after she urged fellow Jews to support the release of Ahed Tamimi, the Palestinian teenager facing trial in Israel for repeatedly assaulting IDF soldiers. “Jews have to stand up EVEN when — ESPECIALLY when — the wrongdoing is BY […]

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YouTube: Keeping Americans in the Dark on Radical Islam by Raymond Ibrahim (FPM via M.E. Forum)

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Jan. 25, 2018 In certain respects, the real struggle between Islam and the West has less to do with an inherently weak Islam and more to do with subversive Western elements that cover up for and empower Muhammad’s creed. Out-and-out censorship is one of these tactics. In a January 10 email titled, “We’re Suing Google […]

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TWITTER WAR OVER ISRAEL’S HUMMUS ‘CULTURAL GENOCIDE’, by Seth J. Frantzman (J. Post)

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Dec. 27, 2017 James Zogby and Bret Stephens go toe-to-toe after Rachael Ray featured the chickpea dip in an Israeli food spread. Click here for full article

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Reinventing the U.S. Approach to the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict – Robert Malley and Aaron David Miller (Atlantic via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 21, 2018 Reinventing the U.S. Approach to the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict – Robert Malley and Aaron David Miller (Atlantic) The objective of the Trump administration is to fundamentally reframe the U.S. understanding of, and policy toward, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, shifting the focus toward Palestinians’ material, economic concerns while downplaying their political and national ones. The Palestinian […]

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Funding UNRWA: Are European Taxpayers Being Taken for a Ride? – Bassam Tawil (Gatestone Inst. via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 21, 2018 Funding UNRWA: Are European Taxpayers Being Taken for a Ride? – Bassam Tawil If Arab and Muslim countries are so worried about UNRWA and the Palestinian refugees, why don’t they step in to fill the vacuum and pay for the loss of U.S. funds? How much are the Arab and Islamic countries contributing […]

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The Palestinian Leadership Does Not Understand the U.S. President – Abdulrahman al-Rashed (Al-Arabiya via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 21, 2018 The Palestinian Leadership Does Not Understand the U.S. President – Abdulrahman al-Rashed The Palestinian leadership does not understand the character of President Donald Trump. Since the beginning of his presidential term, one of Trump’s acquaintances warned: Try to understand how to disagree with him, otherwise he will throw you under the bus! This […]

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For Some Arabs, Ahed Tamimi Is No Longer an “Icon” – Khaled Abu Toameh (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 21, 2018 For Some Arabs, Ahed Tamimi Is No Longer an “Icon” – Khaled Abu Toameh Two months after she was released from Israeli prison for assaulting an IDF soldier, Palestinian teenager Ahed Tamimi is rapidly losing her status as an “icon” of the Palestinian “resistance” against Israel. During a visit to France last weekend, […]

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EU Using Bedouin Encampment Evacuation “to Poke Israel in the Eye Politically” – Jeremy Bowen (BBC)

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Sept. 21, 2018 EU Using Bedouin Encampment Evacuation “to Poke Israel in the Eye Politically” – Jeremy Bowen After ten years of legal battles, Israel’s Supreme Court has authorized the evacuation of the residents of the Bedouin encampment of Khan al-Ahmar to an alternative site. Responding to EU criticism of the decision, Israeli cabinet minister Naftali […]

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State Department: The PA Should Pay Its Hospital Bills Instead of Paying Terrorists (State Dept.)

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Sept. 21, 2018 State Department: The PA Should Pay Its Hospital Bills Instead of Paying Terrorists In response to a question about ending U.S. funding for Palestinian hospitals in east Jerusalem, State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said Thursday: “The United States Government does not believe that it is responsible for paying for the hospital bills. Now, […]

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Oscar foreign film race full of movies on the Holocaust and anti-Semitism (JTA via TOI)

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Sept. 21, 2018 From the escape from Sobibor to Righteous Gentiles and former Nazis, the genocide is a central theme of six entrants for the Academy awards Click here for article and previews

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HOW ISRAEL DEFEATED THE PLO by Caroline B. Glick (J. Post)

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Sept. 20, 2018 “In the past 25 years, Israel’s economy has changed from a socialist command economy to a free-market economy and today Israel’s GDP per capita is higher than Japan’s.” Click here for full article

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Oscar foreign film race full of movies on the Holocaust and anti-Semitism (JTA via TOI)

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Sept. 21, 2018 From the escape from Sobibor to Righteous Gentiles and former Nazis, the genocide is a central theme of six entrants for the Academy awards Click here for article and previews

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What Mike Huckabee taught his children about the Holocaust, by Leah Rosenberg (Israel Unwired)

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Aug. 30, 2018 Mike Huckabee, former governor of Arkensas, decided to take his daughter there when she was just 11 years old. He wanted her to understand and learn about the Holocaust. The story he tells about the time he spent there with her is powerful. What is even more powerful was his daughter’s response. […]

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After ISIS: How They Won Even Though They Were Defeated by Seth Frantzman (J. Post via M.E. Forum)

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Aug. 15, 2018 Maj.-Gen. Majid Al-Tamimi died in August 2014 trying to pilot his Iraqi helicopter to rescue Yazidis who were fleeing Islamic State. Today there is a new monument in northern Iraq’s Sinjar region to his heroism. In the dark days of that year as ISIS seemed unstoppable, there were just a few bright […]

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Must Read: Not everyone fleeing danger is a refugee by Evelyn Gordon (JNS via JWire)

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July 19, 2018 I’ve been wondering recently whether I’m simply a hypocrite…writes Evelyn Gordon/JNS. After all, I think the world was wrong to close its doors to Jewish refugees during the Nazi era, yet I sympathise with the West’s unwillingness to welcome the seemingly endless stream of desperate people beating on its doors today. So […]

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PM Netanyahu’s remarks on the Polish Law (MFA)

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Jun. 26, 2018 I am pleased that the Polish government, the parliament, the senate and the president of Poland decided today to completely rescind parts of the recently legislated law that caused cause uproar and distress in Israel and in the international community. Click here for full remarks

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Don’t Separate Families at the Border, Don’t Expropriate the Holocaust by Rabbi Abraham Cooper (AISH)

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Jun. 21, 2018 The images emanating from the border are powerful enough to inspire people to act without deploying Holocaust imagery. (Note: This article was written right before President Trump signed an executive order ending the process of separating children from families.) Click here for article

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Hamas or Nazis – The Gameshow (with Corbyn bonus round) (Israel Advocacy Movement via Youtube)

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Jun. 7, 2018 Fun for all the family! We give people real quotes from Palestinian terror organisation Hamas and the Nazis and see whether they can tell them apart. How well can you do?? Click here for 4 min. video  

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PM Netanyahu meets with Bulgarian PM Boyko Borissov (Israel MFA)

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Jun. 13, 2018 “We appreciate your efforts against antisemitism, and our common battle against radical Islam and the terrorism it espouses that claimed a tragic cost of lives, Israelis and Bulgarians, on the soil of Bulgaria…. …Our friendship goes back many, many years. We will never forget how the people of Bulgaria laid on the […]

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