Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Critique : UNRWA & NSC Response to Comprehensive Study of PA/UNRWA textbooks

ith the launch of the new school year in the Palestinian Authority and UNRWA education system, it pains me to report that US funds flow to these schools, without constraints to UNRWA/ PA schools...

Open Letter to David Stern, President, CCAR

24 Heshvan, 5718, 13 November 2017 David Stern, President Central Conference of American Rabbis 355 Lexington Avenue New York, NY, 10017, U. S. A. Dear Sir: I read your speech to the CCAR convention in the Summer 2017 issue of the...

After passage of Magnitsky Law, Cotler urges others to follow suit

Former justice minister Irwin Cotler is urging Canada to use its influence to persuade other countries to adopt a so-called Magnitsky law, which is named after the whistleblowing Russian lawyer who died in prison...

Jewish Academics Turn Against Hillel

The enemies of Israel neither slumber nor sleep. They include not only the technically competent barbarians of Iran, exuberantly aggressive with the prospect of nuclear weapons and the $150 billion "signing bonus" paid them...

Galvanize People to Appeal to the Israeli government: Uphold basic moral law

Senior Israeli government minister, Yariv Levin, has proposed that the Israeli cabinet adopt a decision, which would become a precedent, not to enforce the decision of the court to destroy 17 homes in Nativ...

OUR WORLD: HOTOVELY AND THE ICEBERG

Princeton University Hillel’s last minute decision on Monday to cancel Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipy Hotovely’s scheduled address was the tip of a very dangerous iceberg. The iceberg itself was revealed the next day on Capitol...

Demonisation and broken glass

The resurgence of anti Jewish manifestations thinly disguised as anti Israel protests and the anniversary of Kristallnacht should remind us of the lessons which still need to be learnt…writes Michael Kuttner. As thousands gather to...

Balfour at the Knesset

An international conference discussing the significance of the Balfour Declaration has taken place at the Knesset in Jerusalem…reports Michael Kuttner. As stated on the invitation this gathering was intended to examine the historic context of...

Princeton Hillel Rabbi Barred Israeli and Arab Speaker​s for Being Too Pro Israel.​.

This week, Princeton Hillel Rabbi Julie Roth barred Israel Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely from addressing Princeton Hillel. http://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Princeton-Hillel-director-cancels-Deputy-Foreign-Ministers-talk-on-campus-513541 ​This is in keeping with Rabbi Roth's allergy to pro Israel speakers. ​ Eight years ago, in my...

“Fact check”  writers of the Jerusalem Post

Volunteers sought to "fact-check" writers of the Jerusalem Post. A report on your selected  writer will be issued each Thursday, and submitted to  the editor, publisher and owner of the JPOST and published at www.IsraelBehindTheNews.com Submit...