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Posts Tagged: Noam Chomsky

June 17, 2016 3:39 am
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Terror-Denial

Those who deny that Islamist terror is a grave danger often hold progressive views. Leaders like Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Francois Hollande, Ban-Ki-Moon, Noam Chomsky and...

April 26, 2016 7:25 am
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The Phenomenon of Jewish Self-Hatred

Jews have always had to endure antisemitism, which has made us particularly defensive and guarded in the face of persecution and discrimination. Throughout history, some Jews...

April 19, 2016 6:24 am
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Despite Paper’s Claim, Jews Certainly Can Be Antisemitic

An article in the Times of London on April 2, titled "Labour welcomes back blogger who compares Israelis to Nazis," included the following about the “socialist, anti-Zionist, anti-racist”...

December 24, 2015 5:06 am
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Sam Harris, Ben Affleck, and Noam Chomsky — and the Truth About Radical Islam

It is a pleasure to discover a writer whose thoughts can serve as a baseline of one's own. Neuroscientist and philosopher Sam Harris is just such a guy. His first...

November 11, 2015 7:28 am
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How to Win a Debate With an Israel-Hater (REVIEW)

Despite Michael Harris' substantial previous work as a pro-Israel advocate -- including lectures, panel discussions, media appearances and work with Stand With Us -- his new book, Winning a Debate With...

September 22, 2015 4:35 am
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Methodist-Affiliated Conference Promotes Hate for Israel as a Hobby

JNS.org - People do all sorts of things with their leisure time. Some people read mystery novels or watch PBS. Others go to car shows or art museums....

June 25, 2015 6:13 pm
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Israel Goes Down the Rabbit Hole on College Campuses

Would you let David Duke teach a class on African-American history? How about Anita Bryant starting an LGBTQ studies program? Beyond incomprehensible – the makings...

June 24, 2015 3:02 pm
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Israel Project to Drexel University: Drop Honors for Chomsky

JNS.org - The U.S.-based Israel education group The Israel Project (TIP) on Friday sent an email asking supporters to sign a petition urging Philadelphia’s Drexel University, “Don’t honor hate. Withdraw...

February 19, 2015 8:37 am
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Stephen Hawking, BDS, and Why Geniuses Can Be Dumb

Watching The Theory of Everything, the film about Stephen Hawking, one wonders: why do geniuses behave like jerks? In May 2013, Hawking, after initially accepting an invitation...

June 2, 2014 8:22 pm
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UK Students Defeat Israel Boycott Motion With New Message, Including Quote From Chomsky

Jewish students at Britain's University of Sussex co-opted the narrative of their opponents to defeat a boycott motion on campus last week by acknowledging the...

May 14, 2014 12:09 am
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Jews Against Themselves: The BDS Movement and Modern Apostasy

"The spiritual father of the fanatical incitement against the Jews was Abner of Burgos, a Jewish kabbalist and scholar who converted to Christianity in about...

December 2, 2013 6:38 am
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Anti-Israel Activists Blame Israel for Hamas’ Failures in Gaza

Here is a press release from the latest anti-Israel publicity stunt: Join Gaza's Ark on November 30th as hundreds of Palestinian children sail mini-Arks from the port...

July 5, 2013 12:35 am
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Anti-Israel Movement is Resurrecting the ‘One-State Solution’

There has been renewed talk this week about the possibility of a one-state solution to the Israel/Palestine conflict. Did you know that Noam Chomsky began advocating...

June 20, 2013 6:30 am
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“It goes without saying”: the Further Rhetoric of Terrorist Apologia

When the Guardian's Glenn Greenwald, then with Salon, interviewed Rene Brulin in 2010, the purpose of the conversation was to discuss Brulin's research into the...

Culture

What’s New — and Jewish — On and Off Broadway

Below is a listing of shows with Jewish connections on and off-Broadway. BROADWAY Angels in America, written by Tony Kushner, stars Nathan Lane and Andrew...

Australian Rock Star Nick Cave to Boycotters: ‘I Love Israel’

JNS.org – Australian rock star Nick Cave is facing backlash from BDS supporters following...

A Contemporary Renaissance for Jewish Art

Every year, the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem hosts an open house, where the entire building is...

Features

Iran Faces Israel’s Game-Changing Air Power

Iran has big plans to create a military outpost in Syria, right on Israel’s doorstep. From there, the Islamic Republic...

Israeli-American Group Seeks to Be ‘Glue,’ Not ‘Wedge,’ for US Jewry

JNS.org - As Jewish communal organizations throughout the US  struggle to maintain membership levels...

World

UK Buys Israeli Iron Dome Technology to Defend Falkland Islands

JNS.org - The United Kingdom has signed a $104 million contract for the purchase of advanced missile defense technology used in Israel’s Iron Dome short-range missile defense system. In purchasing the Sky...

Middle East

At Least 235 Killed, 109 Injured in Deadly Egypt Mosque Attack

At least 184 people were killed and 125 injured when gunmen armed with explosives attacked a Sufi mosque in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, according to officials quoted by the state...

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