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Posts Tagged: BDS

April 28, 2017 5:04 pm
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Dozens of Pro-Israel Groups Call on Tufts President to Take Action After BDS Vote on Passover Eve ‘Deliberately Excluded’ Jews

Forty-five pro-Israel organizations signed a letter that was sent on Thursday to the president of Tufts University demanding that action be taken against the schhool's...

April 28, 2017 2:58 pm
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J Street Embraces an Israeli Settlement

JNS.org - J Street, the left-wing group that claims to be staunchly opposed to Israeli settlements, has embraced an Israeli settlement. What? How can that be? This...

April 27, 2017 4:55 pm
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California University President Praised for Condemning BDS as Student Government Weighs Anti-Israel Resolution

The president of a California university has been applauded by Jewish campus groups for taking on the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement in a letter...

April 27, 2017 4:31 pm
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Student Leader: University of Wisconsin BDS Activists ‘Cleverly Manipulated’ Jewish Community to Pass Anti-Israel Resolution

Anti-Israel activists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW) have been accused of having “cleverly manipulated” the Jewish community in order to successfully pass Boycott, Divestment...

April 27, 2017 12:59 pm
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UC Santa Barbara’s SJP Slammed for Launching BDS Campaign on Holocaust Remembrance Day

The University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) chapter of a notorious anti-Israel group is being slammed by Jewish students for launching a boycott, divestment and...

April 27, 2017 12:12 pm
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Why Is CUNY Honoring and Supporting BDS?

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has previously “blackballed a dozen foreign companies for supporting the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel.” As the New York...

April 26, 2017 3:43 pm
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Invest in BDS — Boycotted Companies Make Lots of Money

Yesterday, Caterpillar announced much better financial results than were anticipated, and its stock price rose by nearly 8%. I half-jokingly tweeted that a smart investor should look carefully at...

April 26, 2017 10:10 am
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Controversy Over Prominent BDS Activist Linda Sarsour Reaches New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Jewish leaders and pro-Israel activists have expressed concern over a contribution to Time Magazine by New York Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand that praised Linda Sarsour – a...

April 25, 2017 1:09 pm
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Wearing My Star of David Necklace With Pride on Campus

Every morning, when I clasp my Star of David necklace, I wear it proudly, for it is a symbol of my people’s persistence. Nonetheless -- with...

April 25, 2017 10:46 am
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Washington U Hillel Hailed for Refusing to Fund J Street-Hosted Breaking the Silence Event

A student leader at Washington University in St. Louis (Wash U) has applauded the school's Hillel for refusing to fund a J Street U event featuring the...

April 24, 2017 5:01 pm
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Claiming Calls for Israel’s Destruction Are ‘Not Inherently Antisemitic,’ UK Jewish Student Defends Push for NUS to Excise Anti-Zionism From Antisemitism Definition

A British Jewish university student is defending her choice to lead a charge to excise anti-Zionism from the National Union of Students' (NUS) definition of antisemitism, claiming in an interview with The...

April 24, 2017 2:51 pm
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An Open Letter to the Tufts Community on BDS and Israel

Tufts University. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.To the students of Tufts University, My name is Dr. Jacob Freedman, and I’m an assistant professor of psychiatry at Tufts' School...

April 24, 2017 12:54 am
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Georgia’s Kennesaw State University Hosts Camel, Kangaroo on Campus for Israel Festival

A Georgia university hosted a camel and kangaroo on campus last week as part of a program celebrating Israeli culture, with organizers telling The Algemeiner on Friday that...

April 21, 2017 3:44 pm
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Report: Israeli Court Suspends Travel Ban on BDS Co-Founder Under Investigation for Tax Fraud, as He Prepares to Accept ‘Gandhi Peace Award’ at Yale

An Israeli court has agreed to temporarily suspend a travel ban on a co-founder of the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement as he prepares to...

Features

Israeli-German Spat Highlights Europe’s Funding of BDS and Terror

JNS.org - A diplomatic spat between Israel and Germany has provided a prominent platform...

After 130 Years, Poughkeepsie’s Jews Get an Eruv

JNS.org - In the rich, nearly 130-year history of the organized Jewish community in Poughkeepsie, NY, pushing a stroller or...

World

Hamas Praises North Korea After Pyongyang Regime Threatens to ‘Mercil...

The Hamas terrorist group praised North Korea on Sunday after the Pyongyang regime issued a threat against Israel earlier this...

Israel

For First Time, F-35 Fighter Jets to Soar Through Israel’s Skies During A...

For the first time, the Israel Air Force’s new F-35 “Adir” stealth fighter jets will take part in the annual Independence...

Middle East

Islamic Cleric Favored by PA President Abbas: Israel Waging War on Muslims ...

Israel is waging war on Muslims with drugs and "sex mania," a leading Islamic cleric in the Palestinian Authority alleged during...

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