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Posts Tagged: BDS movement

February 26, 2017 8:45 am
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Members of U of Georgia Students for Justice in Palestine Removed From Talk by IDF Soldiers for Disruption, Dropping Photos of Dead Children at Speakers’ Feet

Activists at the University of Georgia (UGA) were forcibly removed from a lecture hall where they were disrupting a talk by two Israeli soldiers, footage...

February 24, 2017 5:44 pm
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Israeli Spokesman: Attempts by BDS Movement to Paint False Image of Success Indicate ‘Desperation and Lack of Integrity’

An Israeli government representative slammed the BDS movement on Friday for falsely implying that a prominent US literary society had decided to boycott the Jewish...

February 24, 2017 1:51 pm
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US Vice President Pence: ‘Israel’s Fight Is Our Fight, Her Cause Is Our Cause’

During the Donald Trump era, America “will stand with Israel,” Vice President Mike Pence vowed on Thursday during his address to the annual Conservative Political...

February 21, 2017 5:44 pm
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Israeli Embassy in Ireland Denounces Last-Minute Cancellation of Ambassador’s Speech at Trinity College Due to Protests by School’s Chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine

The Israeli Embassy in Ireland said it was "horrified" by the last-minute cancellation of a talk by Ambassador Ze’ev Boker at Trinity College Dublin on Monday --...

February 20, 2017 1:09 pm
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NFL’s Cameron Jordan During Trip to Holy Land Rebuffs Twitter Follower Accusing Him of ‘Doing PR for Israeli Apartheid’

An NFL star currently on a week-long tour of Israel batted away criticism from a social media user on Saturday who accused the player of "doing...

February 19, 2017 8:58 am
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Jewish Student Leader at UK University: Defeat of BDS Motion Due to Efforts of Broad Campus Coaltion

A student government motion to boycott Israel was tabled this week at a British university, due to the efforts of a broad campus coalition, the head of the school's...

February 15, 2017 12:59 pm
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Anonymous Writer Mocks California Student Senate for Taking ‘Brave Step Against Chickpea Paste’ by Voting to Boycott Sabra Hummus

A California school's student senate was mocked on Tuesday for taking "a brave and consequential step against chickpea paste," after voting to ban Sabra hummus from campus...

February 14, 2017 2:10 pm
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Columbia University Protesters Call for Elimination of Jewish State During Speech by Israel’s UN Ambassador

Shouting "From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free," protesters gathered Monday evening at Columbia University to disrupt a lecture by Israeli Ambassador...

February 13, 2017 4:56 pm
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McGill Student Council Silence Over Member’s Tweet Calling on Followers to ‘Punch a Zionist’ Outrages, Frightens Jews, Pro-Israel Activists on Campus

Pro-Israel activists at Montreal's McGill University told The Algemeiner on Monday that they are outraged at the failure of the student government to condemn one of its...

February 12, 2017 8:21 am
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Anti-Israel Divestment Campaigns Kick Off on Campuses Across the US

Student groups across the US are renewing their efforts to pass anti-Israel divestment resolutions. Following a defeat two years ago, a coalition of student groups at...

February 10, 2017 5:38 pm
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Columbia University Forces Organizers of Upcoming Event With Jewish State’s UN Ambassador to Slash Number of Pro-Israel Attendees

Organizers of an upcoming program at Columbia University featuring Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon have been forced to slash the number of non-university...

February 10, 2017 5:37 pm
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After Facing BDS Pressure, NFL Player Nixes Participation in Upcoming Group Tour of Israel

After being pressured by the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, a prominent American football player has nixed his participation in an upcoming group...

February 9, 2017 3:52 pm
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McGill U Student Leader Justifies Encouraging Social Media Followers to ‘Punch a Zionist’ Due to Israel’s ‘Colonialism of Palestine’

A student leader at McGill University in Montreal justified encouraging his social media followers to "punch a Zionist," due to the policies of the Israeli government. Igor...

February 9, 2017 3:22 am
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Student Activist: Columbia University Feels Like ‘War Zone’ Ahead of Scheduled Lecture by Israel’s UN Ambassador

Columbia University feels like a “war zone" ahead of a scheduled lecture on campus by Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon, the event's organizer told The Algemeiner on...

Features

Female Israeli Lone Soldiers May Finally Get Their Home Away From Home

JNS.org - Part of the widely admired strength of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF)...

Israel’s Leading Counter-Terrorism Expert on His ‘Art’

JNS.org -- In 1996, when Boaz Ganor founded Israel’s International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT),...

A Muslim Woman’s Fight Against Radical Islam

If there is a single question that defines the geo-politics of our age, it might be the question that Farhana Qazi has been...

World

White House: President Trump ‘Deeply Disappointed and Concerned’...

President Donald Trump is “deeply disappointed and concerned” by the ongoing upsurge in antisemitism across the US, White House Press...

Israel

Heads of ‘Gaza Envelope’ Regional Councils Express Hope That Is...

The heads of local authorities in the "Gaza envelope" in southern Israel expressed hope on Monday -- in the wake...

Middle East

Egyptian Army Destroys Gaza Border Tunnels; Coptic Christians Forced to Fle...

JNS.org - The Egyptian military said it has discovered and destroyed weapons-smuggling tunnels at the Sinai-Gaza border. A military spokesperson told Egyptian...

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