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The author is an attorney who has previously written about antisemitism and criminal justice.

ARTICLES BY: Johanna Markind


December 22, 2017 2:22 pm
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New Film Beautifully Showcases Jerusalem Archaeology to Rebut Historical Revisionism

Pierre Rehov's beautiful new film, "Unveiling Jerusalem," shines a spotlight on the city's architectural wonders and amazing recent archaeological finds. Even more importantly, it exposes...

September 20, 2017 1:16 pm
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Should We Remove the Names of Antisemites? Not Always

Below is an open letter to the president of Bryn Mawr College Dear President Cassidy, Your August 22 letter to the Bryn Mawr community announced that the...

February 7, 2017 8:49 am
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Philadelphia School District Reduces Vacation Days for Jewish Holidays

The Philadelphia School District has approved an unusual two-year calendar change that cuts one day from the Rosh Hashanah recess starting in 2018-2019, and shortens...

October 21, 2016 7:25 am
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Why Won’t the US Justice Department Investigate Antisemitism?

Despite the Obama administration's touting itself as the most transparent in history, its Justice Department has stonewalled requests for information about its efforts to combat antisemitism; this stands in stark contrast to...

July 29, 2016 3:59 am
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Fighting Back Is the Best Way to Combat Antisemitism on College Campuses

According to the Anti-Defamation League, antisemitic incidents on American college campuses nearly doubled from 2014 to 2015. Antisemitic assaults (on- and off-campus) also spiked dramatically, from 36 to...

Culture

New Zealand Activists Raise Funds for Palestinian Charity After Fine by Israeli Court

Two New Zealand anti-Israel activists have raised NZ$14,000 ($9,108.40) as of Sunday for...

NFL Player Gets Schooled About Jewish Food, Hebrew Slang

A NFL player recently accepted an invitation from a sports anchor to try Jewish food for the first time and learn...

Features

The Man Who Chose Israel

I am the CEO of the Israel Scholarship Education Foundation. This organization, founded in 1977, helps young people in Israel’s...

Report: Hezbollah Hacked Into Mobile Devices Worldwide

Hezbollah hackers used "catfishing" techniques on social media to infiltrate mobile devices worldwide, according to a release from the Czech...

UCI Preparing to Refer Anti-Israel Disrupters to Prosecution

Campus police at University of California, Irvine will in the near future refer anti-Israel disruptors of a May 3, 2018...

World

Antisemitic Vandalism at Paris Business School Draws Condemnation

Antisemitic inscriptions -- including swastikas, rifle sights and the word “Juden” – were discovered on Friday in a study room in a student residence at an international business school in...

Israel

With Goal of Thwarting Hezbollah Attacks, Israel Completes Building of New ...

The Israeli Defense Ministry recently completed the construction of a nine-meter high concrete wall -- topped by steel fencing --...

Middle East

Tale of Two Brothers Reflects Syrian Rebel Unity and Divisions

Brothers Abu Eliyas and Abu Yousef have fought at opposite ends of the insurgency against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. One is a member of a rebel group that was once backed...

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