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Posts Tagged: Breaking the Silence

February 19, 2020 7:58 am

American Jews ‘Dismayed’ by Israel

Of the writing of books critical of Israel by American Jews, invariably liberals, there is no end. All that has changed is that women have...

May 13, 2019 5:26 pm

StandWithUs Counters Breaking the Silence Billboard Targeting Eurovision Tourists

The Israel education and advocacy group StandWithUs said it was placing a billboard advertisement on a main Israeli highway to counter another erected by the group...

April 11, 2019 6:22 am

The Well-Financed War on Birthright Israel - The war on Birthright continues. IfNotNow protested outside of Birthright’s New York City headquarters on April 5, demanding that Birthright make institutional changes to its programming. These events follow weeks of...

July 13, 2018 11:24 am

Swiss Ambassador Issues Lukewarm Apology to Hebron Jews After Activist Slaps Child - Switzerland’s ambassador issued a half-hearted apology to the Jewish community of Hebron in Judea on Friday, two days after a Swiss man from a...

July 12, 2018 12:04 pm

Bashing Israel Is a Big (State-Sponsored) Business

A recent report by NGO Monitor revealed that between 2012 and 2016, 39 Israeli non-governmental organizations (NGOs) received NIS 515.8 million ($142.6 million) from foreign donors. Just over 60%...

January 21, 2018 9:15 pm

Roger Cohen’s Shame

A distinguishing trait of New York Times columnist Roger Cohen, as it was for his predecessor Anthony Lewis, is Jewish shame. Lewis frequently lamented that...

December 11, 2017 3:22 pm

Why Does Europe Support Breaking the Silence’s Radical Anti-Israel Agenda? - Last week, the Israeli State Attorney’s office closed its investigation into Breaking the Silence’s (BtS) spokesperson. The official determination that the BtS official had...

November 19, 2017 1:24 pm

Israeli Education Minister Bans Anti-IDF Group Breaking the Silence From Schools – Representatives of Breaking the Silence -- an NGO that publicizes testimonies of former IDF soldiers in order to spread criticism of the Israeli military...

October 16, 2017 10:32 am

Pro-Israel Advocacy Group Kicks Off College Speaking Tour to Oppose Breaking the Silence - Reservists on Duty (RoD), a pro-Israel organization founded to combat antisemitism on college campuses and elsewhere, will begin a two-week speaking tour called “Arabs...

September 11, 2017 11:05 am

Why Doesn’t ‘Breaking the Silence’ Fear Palestinian Terrorism?

The anti-Israel organization Breaking the Silence (BtS) offers two tours, where its members routinely lie about alleged Israeli and IDF war crimes. One of the tours...

August 18, 2017 4:21 pm

Donations to Controversial New Israel Fund Plummet by $6 Million in 2016 – Donations to the controversial New Israel Fund (NIF), which has been accused of supporting anti-Israel groups, have dropped nearly 20 percent in 2016, according...

July 4, 2017 11:18 am

Anti-IDF Group Breaking the Silence Faces Wave of Event Cancellations in Israel - An event featuring Breaking the Silence, an organization that promotes criticism of the IDF, was canceled at Kibbutz Neve Ur in northern Israel Monday...

May 30, 2017 9:41 am

Creative Writing: Breaking the Silence’s Book Project

Kingdom of Olives and Ash, edited by fiction writers Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman and prepared in cooperation with the highly controversial (understatement) Israeli NGO “Breaking...

May 26, 2017 10:58 am

The Truth About Breaking the Silence

Whenever someone tells me that they want to improve Israeli society, I’m all for it. I get excited about helping the Jewish state better itself. There’s...


Georgia Antisemitism Bill in Jeopardy on Last Day of Legislative Session

The Georgia General Assembly will on Wednesday consider for the last time before the legislative session ends a hate crimes bill that would require state officials to refer to the...


Israel’s Netanyahu Upbeat on Reform Compromise After Biden Reproach

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu voiced confidence on Wednesday that he would find compromise with the political opposition over his judicial overhaul after the contested reforms drew a strong reproach from US President Joe Biden. Israel "can't continue down this road," Biden told...

Middle East

Gulf States Call on US to Condemn Smotrich’s Comments on Palestinians

i24 News - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) announced Sunday that it had written a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to condemn Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich’s...

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