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Posts Tagged: Stephen Hawking Israel

March 14, 2018 10:18 am

Israeli Scientists Hail Late Stephen Hawking’s Work, Voice Regret Over Stance on Academic Boycott

The death of acclaimed physicist Stephen Hawking, who passed away Tuesday at the age of 76, has been remarked on by a number of prominent...

February 19, 2015 8:37 am

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...

May 27, 2013 9:09 am

The Voices of BDS

The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement's biggest success is rooted in its 'soft power.' The ability to influence behavior through values, policies,...

May 13, 2013 5:37 am

Stephen Hawking Rejects the Zionism of Einstein

Has Stephen Hawking really left the company of Albert Einstein, an avowed Zionist who worked to create the State of Israel, and replaced him with...

May 12, 2013 6:34 am

Anti-Israel Linguist Noam Chomsky Behind Efforts to Prevent Stephen Hawking’s Israel Trip

Virulently anti-Israel critic and Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor Noam Chomsky urged famed British physicist Stephen Hawking to boycott the fifth annual Presidential Conference in...

May 10, 2013 12:51 pm

Stephen Hawking Endorses Iranian and Chinese Repression

The only logical conclusion that can be derived from Stephen Hawking's decision to join the academic boycott of Israel, coupled with his enthusiastic visits to Iran...

May 9, 2013 3:50 am

Stephen Hawking Boycott of Israeli Conference ‘Outrageous,’ Organizers Say

World-renowned theoretical physicist Professor Stephen Hawking has joined the academic boycott of Israel and will not be attending the fifth annual Presidential Conference in Jerusalem...

May 8, 2013 9:58 am

The Guardian Got it Wrong: Stephen Hawking is NOT Boycotting Israel (UPDATE)

Last night, May 8, the Guardian's Harriet Sherwood 'broke' a story claiming that Stephen Hawking was joining the academic boycott of Israel, and that he was...

May 8, 2013 9:45 am

BBC Promotes False Hawking Boycott Claims (UPDATE)

The BBC News website's Middle East page is running an article claiming that Professor Stephen Hawking has been persuaded by an anti-Israel organisation to boycott a...

April 3, 2013 2:17 pm

Stephen Hawking, Famed Theoretical Physicist, to Visit Israel

Stephen Hawking, internationally renowned English theoretical physicist and popular science author, is scheduled to visit Israel this summer, the Jerusalem Post reported. Hawking will travel to Israel...


Irish Pro-Israel Groups Condemn BDS Boycott of Eurovision Song Contest

JNS.org - Several top Irish pro-Israel groups and leaders have signed an open letter...

Jewish Rapper Kosha Dillz to Host Passover Seders at Coachella

Jewish rapper Kosha Dillz will host a number of Passover Seders during the second weekend of the Coachella music festival in California...

Jewish Professor and Poet Discusses His New Book of Poetry

Baruch November is a professor of English at Touro College in Manhattan. His poems have appeared in The Forward, The...


Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Bubbe’s Passover, Circa 2019: Feeding the Soul While Staying Healthy

JNS.org - Sweet gefilte fish with a dollop of eye-watering horseradish. Fluffy matzah...


Israeli Minister Condemns Sanders’ Remarks on ‘Racist’ Ne...

An Israeli cabinet minister condemned US Democratic Party presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Tuesday for describing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government...


Israel Tests an Incentive-Based Program to Fight Traffic Jams

CTech - The Israeli Ministry of Transportation is launching an incentive-based pilot program in an effort to fight worsening traffic congestion in the country. The pilot will attempt to answer...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Executes 37 in Connection With Terrorism, State Media Reports

Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry said on Tuesday it executed 37 people in connection with terrorism crimes, state media reported. "The death penalty was implemented... on a number of culprits for adopting extremist...