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Posts Tagged: Howard Jacobson

June 8, 2020 10:28 am

Dozens of Leading British Jews Publish Open Letter Opposing West Bank Annexation

Dozens of prominent members of the UK Jewish community have published an open letter passionately opposing Israel’s possible annexation of parts of the West Bank. Among...

August 4, 2016 2:07 pm

Another ‘Ashamed’ Jew Bares Her Soul

Once upon a time, self-hating Jews flourished in the American diaspora, not only frightened of their own shadows but ready to appease enemies – ranging...

May 2, 2016 6:00 pm

Famed Writer Howard Jacobson: European Opposition to Zionism Amounts to ‘Chutzpah With Blood In It’ (VIDEO)

European opposition to the right of Jewish people to live in Israel amounts to “chutzpah with blood in it,” an award-winning British journalist and novelist...

March 30, 2016 12:57 am

Jewish 100, 2015: Howard Jacobson – Voices

Howard Jacobson Author Man Booker Prize-winning British author Howard Jacobson lashed out at anti-Zionists who reject criticism, in a powerful opinion piece for The Independent. “The truism that...

March 11, 2016 5:15 pm

Controversial Play Just the Latest Antisemitic Episode at UK’s York University, Say Jewish Students

Jewish students at Britain’s University of York this week refused to sign a joint statement with the university after meeting with officials to discuss antisemitism...

September 6, 2015 9:09 pm

Literary Giant Howard Jacobson Savages Anti-Zionists Who Reject Criticism

Man Booker Prize-winning British author Howard Jacobson lashed out at anti-Zionists who reject criticism, in an op-ed piece for the The Independent on Friday. "The truism that criticism...

October 9, 2013 8:49 am

Jewish Author Howard Jacobson Argues Paradox Plagues Holocaust Deniers, Anti-Semites

JPost - Critically acclaimed British author Howard Jacobson presented a rhetorical assault on the logic of anti-Semitism on Monday night, arguing that the Jewish...

September 9, 2013 1:16 pm

British Novelist Howard Jacobson Plans to Reimagine Shakespeare’s Shylock in New Book

British novelist Howard Jacobson plans to take on Shakespeare, rewriting the controversial "Merchant of Venice" with a decidedly more philo-Semitic twist, the BBC reported. "For an...

May 28, 2013 1:03 pm

Jewish Writer Howard Jacobson Presented with a Pig at Literary Festival (VIDEO)

A literary award presented to the Jewish writer Howard Jacobson will now allow him to officially pig out. Jacobson, who is British, was presented with a...

April 24, 2013 3:32 pm

Jewish 100: Howard Jacobson – Voices

Howard Jacobson Author Jacobson uses his lofty intellectual perch in the media to go after anti-Zionists and others who wish to do harm to the Jewish...

February 4, 2013 11:03 am

Ed Koch: The Death of a Liberal Israel Lover

The passing of Ed Koch marks the beginning of the end of an important era in American Jewish life.  Koch represented a time when support...

September 3, 2012 1:04 pm

Turn this Vile Claim on its Head

This article was originally published by the Jewish Chronicle. As one who advocates formally and informally for Israel, I have heard the full gamut of misconceptions and...

June 19, 2011 1:34 am

David Cameron and Anglo-Jewish leaders

Anglo-Jewish leadership is again under the spotlight following its response towards recent behavior by UK Prime Minister David Cameron. Today every Jewish community engaged in dealing...


At Cannes, Iranian Director Rasoulof Recalls Difficult Exile Decision

Iranian director Mohammad Rasoulof recalled how he had to decide within hours whether to go into exile or serve a prison sentence, saying it was still difficult to talk...


Israeli Army Recovers Bodies of Three Hostages in Gaza

The Israeli military said on Friday it had recovered the bodies of three hostages taken into the Gaza Strip after they were killed during the Oct. 7 attack by Hamas-led Palestinian terrorists. It said the bodies of Hanan Yablonka, Michel Nisenbaum, and...

Middle East

Iran-Backed Houthi Terrorists Vow to Target All Ships Heading to Israel

Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi militia will target all ships heading to Israeli ports, even if they do not pass through the Red Sea, the head of the US-designated terrorist organization said...

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