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BDS

Earlier this month, Jasbir Puar, a supporter of the BDS movement, came to Vassar College and repeated the unsubstantiated and implausible allegation that Israel has...
BDS

Yesterday, the UK delivered one of the biggest blows to the BDS campaign in years. Cabinet Minister Matthew Hancock, leading a delegation to Israel, announced...
bds

As Jonathan Tobin has observed, Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain’s Labour Party, has been “openly sympathetic with Hamas and Hezbollah,” has “campaigned for the release...
college

Last week, I reported on the appearance at Vassar College, co-sponsored by their Jewish Studies program, of Jasbir Puar, a Professor of Gender and Women’s...
Trudeau

After nearly ten years in office, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper was finally defeated last November by Justin Trudeau. The election was largely decided on...
all Jews here

Yesterday, President Obama went to a ceremony at the Israeli Embassy in Washington honoring Americans that were given the “Righteous Among the Nations” award. The...
kippah

Last week a firestorm erupted in France when Rony Brauman, a former president of the humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders, speculated that the wearing of...
kippah

This week after yet another brutal attack on a French Jew, one of the community’s leaders drew an ominous yet rather obvious conclusion. Reacting to...
Charlie Hebdo

This week is the anniversary of the attack on the offices of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo  as well as of the assault on a Parisian...
BDS

The boycott, divestment, sanctions movement has taken a special interest in Malaysia. That’s not surprising since Malaysia is an aggressive violator of rights. Its Sedition Law...
anti-semitism

Last week the Vatican continued its commemorations of the 50th anniversary of the Nostra Aetate declaration with a new document enjoining Catholics not to attempt...
BDS

Can there be anything more ludicrous than a movement that is dedicated to isolating the state of Israel than for its website to be built...