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Simon Hardy Butler is a writer and editor who has written for publications ranging from Zagat to Adweek; he also operates a blog, Critical Mousse (, that focuses on New York City restaurants. His opinions are his own.

ARTICLES BY: Simon Butler

September 9, 2019 5:40 am

The US Must Institute Laws Against Antisemitism

The recent reports surrounding US neo-Nazi website Vanguard News Network (VNN)’s publication of photos of students and faculty at Yeshiva University (YU) in New York...

August 6, 2019 4:45 am

Hamas Just Violated Twitter’s Rules. Now What?

I recently received an intriguing notification from Twitter about a number of accounts that I had reported to the platform for antisemitic hate speech and...

July 7, 2019 9:29 am

Are US Detention Centers Concentration Camps or Not?

Allow me to tell you a little story about Jack and Bella Bajnon. A gentle, long-married couple, Jack and Bella lived down the block from where...

July 3, 2018 10:37 am

Why Israel Should Recognize the Armenian Genocide

Now that Israel’s political relationship with Turkey is teetering on the edge of the precipice, it is time for the government of the Jewish state...


Top This? Presidential Candidates Get Covered in Yiddishkeit - Along with giving out kipot to put on one’s head, Marc Daniels, a published author and the director...

Birthright’s Excel Program Gets High Marks All Around - “It’s so much more.” That’s the mantra of the 54 Jewish young adults from across North America who...


Bennett Reveals Alleged Details of Soon-to-Be Released Trump Mideast Peace ... - Yamina candidate Naftali Bennett revealed on Sunday what he claimed were the details on how the long-awaited US...


Starbucks Partners With Israeli Milk-on-Tap Startup Milkit

CTech - Starbucks Germany has completed a four-months-long pilot with Israeli milk-on-tap startup Milkit, Milkit co-founder and CEO Assaf Blank said in an interview with Calcalist last week. Following the...

Middle East

Palestinian Terrorist Group Mocked After Downing ‘Israeli’ Drone in Gaz... - Social media in the Gaza Strip was in an uproar on Monday after it was reported the day...

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