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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...

Features

As Iranian Minorities Join Protests, Could the US and Israel Arm Them?

JNS.org - As the anti-regime protests wind down in Iran, the White House said on...

Report Details Scope of Persecution in the Cradle of Christianity

JNS.org - While Christianity traces its birthplace to the Middle East, that region has been arguably the most hostile area for...

Financial Desperation Leads ISIS to Sell Its Own Coins Online

Facing financial setbacks, the Islamic State (ISIS) is turning to more unorthodox methods for raising money: selling its own currency...

World

Arrests on Capitol Hill as Jewish Activists Protest Trump Administration...

Police on Capitol Hill arrested a group of Jewish civil rights activists on Wednesday at the height of a protest...

Israel

Israel’s Netanyahu Says Indian Peace Hero Gandhi an Inspiration

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the home of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday, saying modern India's founding father and promoter of peace was an inspiration for humanity. Netanyahu is making the...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Reportedly Shoots Down Missile Fired From Yemen

A ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s armed Houthi group toward Saudi Arabia's southern Jizan region was shot down by Saudi forces on Tuesday, Saudi state TV Ekhbariya reported. The station gave...

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