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Posts Tagged: BDS

June 28, 2017 10:58 am
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Terror-Tied Qatari Think Tank Has Anti-Israel, Pro-BDS Stance

Earlier this month, major Arab nations -- led by Saudi Arabia -- severed diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing the country of financing and sheltering terrorists and maintaining cordial...

June 23, 2017 2:05 pm
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Ehud Barak’s ‘Slippery Slope’

In an interview Wednesday with Tim Sebastian -- host of the program ‎‎"Conflict Zone" on German public broadcaster Deutsche Welle -- former Israeli ‎Prime Minister...

June 23, 2017 12:08 pm
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Jewish Students at French University Fail Exams Due to Administration’s Refusal to Make Shabbat Accommodations

Hundreds of France's Jewish students are finding themselves in an impossible situation. In a country where tests are frequently scheduled for Saturdays and administrators are wary of making accommodations...

June 21, 2017 1:53 pm
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Trinity College Professor With Anti-Israel Track Record Calls for Death of ‘Inhuman’ White People After Scalise Shooting

A Trinity College professor with a track record of involvement in anti-Israel activities has written on social media that white people are "inhuman a-holes" and need to "die,"...

June 21, 2017 11:58 am
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Protesters Disrupt Israeli Lawmaker Giving Lecture at Berlin’s Humboldt University, Call Her ‘Child Killer’

A member of the Israeli Knesset was called a "child killer" by protesters who shouted her down during a lecture on Tuesday at Berlin's Humboldt University, the Hebrew news...

June 16, 2017 2:54 pm
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Pitzer College Board of Trustees Overturns Student Government Pro-BDS Vote

The Pitzer College board of trustees announced on Friday that, following "careful consideration," it had decided to "rescind...and declare...to be of no effect" a student...

June 16, 2017 9:53 am
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Bennett’s Academic Code: Right Sentiment, Wrong Strategy

"Had such professional misconduct occurred in the natural or physical sciences there would have doubtless been serious consequences: e.g. the collapse of a bridge following...

June 15, 2017 2:08 pm
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Modern Language Association Approves Anti-BDS Motion; Members Welcome Rejection of ‘Radical Fringe’

With the principal humanities academic organization in the US voting overwhelmingly to formally reject the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement, a leading member of the anti-BDS effort welcomed the rejection...

June 14, 2017 1:08 pm
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What Links Progressive Intersectionality? Blame the ‘Zionists’

“When people criticize Zionists, they mean Jews. You’re talking antisemitism,” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. declared in 1968. Dr. King’s admonishment is as relevant today...

June 11, 2017 5:31 pm
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Debating the Morality of the BDS Cult

If the Jewish people ever needed an icon for their sworn enemies -- a litmus test that distinguishes those who oppose the core of Israel’s existence from...

June 8, 2017 12:46 pm
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What If: Fifty Years After the Six-Day War

Israel's military triumph over three enemy states in June 1967 is the most outstandingly successful war of all recorded history. The Six-Day War was also...

June 6, 2017 12:44 pm
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UC-Irvine Fails to Respond to Hillel Letter Complaining About ‘Unacceptably Slow’ Probe of Student Disruption of IDF Event

University of California-Irvine (UCI) administrators have not responded to a letter from Hillel International complaining about the "unacceptably slow nature of the investigation" into a student...

June 6, 2017 11:52 am
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Israel’s Sights, Sounds and Tastes Are a Recipe for Fighting BDS

JNS.org - When it comes to winning the argument against the BDS movement, the best strategy might be as simple as a dish of shakshuka, an Israeli music...

May 31, 2017 6:30 pm
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Lebanese Economy Ministry Calls to Ban ‘Wonder Woman’ Over Israeli Lead Gal Gadot

Lebanon's ministry of economy is seeking to ban Warner Bros.' new "Wonder Woman" film as its lead actress, Gal Gadot, is Israeli. The country is officially at...

Features

Jewish Seniors Learn That ‘Love Can Happen at Any Age’

JNS.org - After her husband Jerry died, Harriet Vogel started writing letters to him. “I began doing [so] because it was therapeutic and...

‘Whitewashed’: The Sordid Story of UK Labour Party Antisemitism Laid Bare

"Just sitting in the early morning light, looking out over my beautiful garden,...

Unpacking the Message of Iran’s Missile Strike Against Islamic State

JNS.org - While Iran routinely threatens Israel, experts say that the Islamic Republic was...

World

UK Government Coalition Partner Urges Parliamentary Vote to Congratulate Is...

The parliamentary partner of Britain's ruling Conservative Party has submitted a resolution to the House of Commons congratulating Israel on...

Israel

Shin Bet Chief: Israel Has Thwarted 2,000 Terror Attacks Since 2016 Due to ...

JNS.org - The head of Israel’s Shin Bet security agency revealed on Tuesday the Jewish state has prevented about 2,000 terror attacks...

Middle East

Israel Accuses Iran of Using Star of David as Target During Ballistic Missi...

Israel accused Iran on Wednesday of using a Star of David as a target during a medium-range ballistic missile test...

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