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Posts Tagged: Jewish lobby

January 29, 2017 3:41 pm
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Controversial British Baroness Who Resigned From Liberal Democrat Party Over Antisemitism Allegations Doubles Down on ‘Jewish Lobby’ Comments, Accusations That Israeli Treatment of Palestinians Behind Global Terrorism

British Baroness Jenny Tonge, who was suspended and then resigned from the UK Liberal Democrat party in October over allegations of antisemitism, doubled down Sunday on...

June 30, 2015 1:39 am
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Council of Europe Calls on Spain to Introduce Laws to Combat Antisemitism

The Council of Europe called on Spain to pass “new and comprehensive anti-discrimination laws” to combat prejudices against Jews, Roma and other minority groups. The Advisory...

February 10, 2015 2:20 pm
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Turkish Leader Accuses ‘Jewish Lobby’ of Plot to Topple Regime

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said that his government would not give into the "Jewish lobby," which he claims is working against the ruling AKP...

January 11, 2015 7:54 pm
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‘Palestinians Suffer Hugely at Jewish Hands as Well’, Says BBC Anchor at Rally After Terror Deaths at Kosher Supermarket

BBC News coverage of the rally in Paris on January 11th included the clip below in which Tim Willcox interrupts an interviewee talking about the recent...

November 24, 2014 11:49 am
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U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Forced to Resign

JNS.org - U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, a past source of controversy due to his statements about Israel, announced his resignation on Monday. The New York...

November 6, 2014 7:36 pm
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Why Rejecting America’s Dictates is Crucial for Israel’s Security

In a telling follow-up to his now famous report on an Obama Administration official referring to Israel's Prime Minister as a 'chickenshit,' The Altantic's Jeffrey...

April 9, 2014 1:55 pm
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Former Australian Foreign Minister Accuses Jewish Donors of Influencing UN Vote on Palestinian Authority Status

In a new political autobiography, former Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr related the tensions that split the Cabinet in the 2012 United Nations vote to...

December 12, 2013 6:55 pm
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After CounterPunch Interview ADL Accuses Roger Waters of ‘Conspiratorial Anti-Semitism’

After formerly defending rock star Roger Waters from charges of anti-Semitism, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has concluded that the former Pink Floyd bassist is an...

December 8, 2013 3:30 am
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Days After Defending Star of David Pig, Roger Waters Laments ‘Power’ of ‘Jewish Lobby,’ Compares Israeli Policy to Nazis

Just days after defending his use of an inflatable pig emblazoned with a Star of David as a concert prop, rock star Roger Waters lamented...

November 21, 2013 9:02 am
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Flouting Critics, U.S. Jewish Groups Continue Iran Push

Times of Israel - A day after columnist Thomas Friedman blasted Jewish groups for allying with Saudi Arabia in what he described as a push...

September 10, 2013 8:30 am
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AIPAC is Following Obama, Not Vice Versa

JNS.org - Barely minutes after the news broke that the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) was planning a major effort on Capitol Hill...

August 20, 2013 7:37 am
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Erdogan: ‘Israel is Behind the Coup in Egypt, We Have Evidence’

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan claimed Tuesday that Israel was behind the recent Egyptian military coup that removed Islamist President Morsi from power, Turkish...

July 25, 2013 9:25 am
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Morality Undetectable: Gilad Atzmon Says Farewell to Helen Thomas

Merely characterizing Gilad Atzmon as antisemitic simply doesn't do justice to the degree of hatred he spews. Atzmon advances demonizing rhetoric about Jews which...

March 4, 2013 12:55 pm
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Interviewer for Hagel’s ‘Jewish lobby’ Comment Didn’t Expect Ensuing Controversy

WASHINGTON, DC—Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's 2008 comment that "the Jewish lobby intimidates a lot of people" in Washington, DC did not seem like "some sort...

Culture

Ancient Hebrew Inscriptions Found in Galilee Synagogue

JNS.org - Two ancient Hebrew inscriptions dating back some 1,800 years were found in the courtyard of an ancient synagogue in the...

Leah Adler, Steven Spielberg’s Mother, Dies at Age 97

She was a concert pianist and a painter and most recently the owner of a kosher restaurant in Los Angeles...

Features

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

International Conference of Jewish Teens About Vision and Resolve

JNS.org -- My interview with Aaron Mantell and Danielle Wadler, two teens from New York’s Long Island region, was drowned out by...

Donald Trump Should Buy a Suit From This Holocaust Survivor

Although it seems trivial to critique the clothing of a politician, GQ, Stephen Colbert and even a tailor from London all recently commented on President Donald Trump's...

World

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: All Hands on Deck Required for Fight Against An...

The fight against antisemitism in the US requires “all hands on deck,” the editor-in-chief of The Algemeiner said during an i24...

Israel

IDF Soldier Handed 18-Month Prison Sentence for Killing Neutralized Palesti...

JNS.org - Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldier Elor Azaria, convicted on manslaughter charges for shooting and killing an incapacitated terrorist...

Middle East

Israeli Military Chief: We Are Operating ‘Under the Radar’ to Keep Hezb...

The IDF is “operating under the radar to prevent Hezbollah from getting stronger,” Israel’s military chief told a key Knesset...

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