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Spain: The “Most Anti-Semitic Country in Europe”

Spain: The “Most Anti-Semitic Country in Europe” – ‘Spain emerged as one of the most anti-Semitic countries in the European Union in 2010, and the Spanish government has done nothing about it, according to the authors of an annual report that tracks anti-Semitic violence on the Iberian Peninsula. The “dangerous” and “extraordinary” rise in anti-Semitism […]

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Russian Billionaire to Found ‘Jewish Al-Jazeera’

Russian Billionaire to Found ‘Jewish Al-Jazeera’ – ‘Alexander Mashevich says planned pro-Israel news channel will “represent Israel on an international level, with real information.”…’

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Human Rights Watch (and Amnesty International) on Goldstone Retraction

Human Rights Watch (and Amnesty International) on Goldstone Retraction – ‘…Amnesty issued a press release claiming that “Amnesty International has not argued that the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) targeted Palestinian civilians ‘as a matter of policy’, but rather that IDF rules of engagement and actions during the conflict failed to take sufficient precautions to minimize […]

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CAMERA: Churches for Middle East Peace Invoked Goldstone Then – Says Nothing Now

CAMERA: Churches for Middle East Peace Invoked Goldstone Then – Says Nothing Now – ‘…CMEP invoked the Goldstone Report in its calls for investigations by both Hamas and Israel into their actions during Operation Cast Lead. According to Goldstone, Israel has investigated its behavior. But Hamas? Goldstone puts it bluntly: “Hamas has done nothing.” Good […]

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Asaf Romirowsky and Alexander Joffe: Defund the UNRWA – Ideally the UNRWA would be disbanded and Palestinians given the freedom—and the responsibility—to build their own society.

Asaf Romirowsky and Alexander Joffe: Defund the UNRWA – ‘…Ideally the UNRWA would be disbanded and Palestinians given the freedom—and the responsibility—to build their own society. Or, should the organization be found to carry out any necessary activities that Palestinians couldn’t better provide for themselves, these services could be transferred to agencies within the U.N. […]

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Smithsonian: What is Beneath the Temple Mount? “A toothbrush would be too large for brushing that soil, and they did it with bulldozers.”

Smithsonian: What is Beneath the Temple Mount? – ‘…“That earth was saturated with the history of Jerusalem,” says Eyal Meiron, a historian at the Ben-Zvi Institute for the Study of Eretz Israel. “A toothbrush would be too large for brushing that soil, and they did it with bulldozers.”…’

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Israel, The Third Nation on the Moon? If all goes according to plan, by December 2012 a team of three young Israeli scientists will have landed a tiny spacecraft on the moon…

Israel, The Third Nation on the Moon? – ‘If all goes according to plan, by December 2012 a team of three young Israeli scientists will have landed a tiny spacecraft on the moon, explored the lunar surface, and transmitted live video back to earth, thereby scooping up a $20 million prize (the Google Lunar X […]

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[Devastating Must Read] Listen to Julian Speaking About His Fellow Jews – Movie producer and distributor Harvey Weinstein and film director Julian Schnabel, two Jews, got a cinema all for themselves…

Listen to Julian Speaking About His Fellow Jews – ‘Movie producer and distributor Harvey Weinstein and film director Julian Schnabel, two Jews, got a cinema all for themselves, no charge, to show their new creation. And what a place it is: The United Nations, to show a movie named “Miral.” Good people, these UN folks. […]

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Khaled Abu Toameh: Will Palestinians Be Deported From Syria? The Syrian authorities seem to be convinced that Palestinians played an active role in instigating anti-government demonstrations in a number of cities in the past few weeks…

Khaled Abu Toameh: Will Palestinians Be Deported From Syria? – ‘The Syrian authorities seem to be convinced that Palestinians played an active role in instigating anti-government demonstrations in a number of cities in the past few weeks. Buthaina Shaaban, an advisor to Syrian dictator Bashar Assad, surprised many reporters last week when she announced that […]

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Joel Mowbray reports: J-Street defends the indefensible – J-Street suffered a humiliating defeat yesterday on Capitol Hill…

Joel Mowbray reports: J-Street defends the indefensible – ‘J-Street suffered a humiliating defeat yesterday on Capitol Hill — which means Israel scored an important victory. The George Soros-funded “pro-Israel” group inexplicably mobilized its machinery to oppose a bipartisan letter that merely called on President Obama to pressure the Palestinian Authority to end its longstanding practice […]

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NY judge cites PLO offices in US as he allows lawsuits over Israel bombings to proceed

NY judge cites PLO offices in US as he allows lawsuits over Israel bombings to proceed – ‘A New York judge has concluded that he has jurisdiction to preside over litigation resulting from a lawsuit filed against the Palestine Liberation Organization by victims of bombings in Israel. Federal Judge George Daniels in Manhattan said in […]

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Alan Dershowitz: Norway’s “Boycott” of Pro-Israel Speakers

Alan Dershowitz: Norway’s “Boycott” of Pro-Israel Speakers – ‘…My hosts expected…that their offer to have me present a somewhat different academic perspective on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict would be eagerly accepted, since I have written half a dozen books on the subject presenting a centrist view in support of the two-state solution and against civilian settlements […]

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The Korean Study Of Talmud And The Asian Fascination With Jews

The Korean Study Of Talmud And The Asian Fascination With Jews – ‘In their quest for success, South Korea has eschewed all the other self-help books on the market and have decided learning Talmud is the key…’

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Alex Joffe: The Archeology War

Alex Joffe: The Archeology War – ‘…Israeli archeologists and the Israel Antiquities Authority have studied and preserved Islamic sites throughout the country. In the meantime, Islamic authorities and activists have exercised to the utmost their ability to deny and, if possible, obliterate evidence of any pre-modern Jewish connection to, in particular, the city of Jerusalem…’

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Lee Smith: Bahrain Falls Mainly on the Shia – A battle royal in Manama.

Lee Smith: Bahrain Falls Mainly on the Shia – A battle royal in Manama. – ‘Even as tensions surrounding the protests that have left 20 dead here since February 14 seem to be waning—curfews have been relaxed and people are slowly returning to work—they’re not going away. The sticking point isn’t the sectarianism that divides […]

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Tony Badran: Syria’s Assad No Longer in Vogue – What Everyone Got Wrong About Bashar al-Assad

Tony Badran: Syria’s Assad No Longer in Vogue – What Everyone Got Wrong About Bashar al-Assad – ‘…The regime’s concern about the Friday protests was justified. Today, demonstrations have erupted everywhere, including in major cities, such as Aleppo, Damascus, Homs, Latakia, and Qamishli. Chants of “Down with Bashar’s regime” have been heard regularly. The regime’s […]

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Moshe Dann: Why Anti-Israel Incitement and Terrorism from the PA, PLO, and Fatah Continues – ‘They are fully committed to violence, and with international money flowing in, they have no incentive to change…’

Moshe Dann: Why Anti-Israel Incitement and Terrorism from the PA, PLO, and Fatah Continues – ‘They are fully committed to violence, and with international money flowing in, they have no incentive to change…’

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Ron Radosh: Pete Seeger’s Latest Shame—He Proves Again that he Remains a Useful Idiot

Ron Radosh: Pete Seeger’s Latest Shame—He Proves Again that he Remains a Useful Idiot – ‘With the recent announcement by Pete Seeger that he joined and endorsed the BDS movement to delegitimize Israel (Boycott, Disinvest and Sanctions), Seeger has finally jeopardized any claim he might have had to be known as a supporter of reconciliation, […]

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How to Tell that Pro-Palestinian Activists Don’t Care About Palestinians

How to Tell that Pro-Palestinian Activists Don’t Care About Palestinians – ‘Do pro-Palestinian activists actually care a whit about ordinary Palestinians? An implicit acknowledgement that the answer is “no” came from a surprising source this week: Haaretz journalist Amira Hass, herself a leading pro-Palestinian crusader…Since the cost of the rocket fire far outweighs its benefits, […]

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MEMRI: In Egypt, Coptic Christian Assaulted By Muslim Extremists – Salafist gang cut off his ear

MEMRI: In Egypt, Coptic Christian Assaulted By Muslim Extremists – ‘In the village of Qana, in Upper Egypt, Coptic Christian teacher Ayman Anwar Metari was attacked by a Salafist gang that cut off his ear and wounded him in the head and body, while shouting religious slogans. The gang also burned his home and his […]

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