Thursday, December 13, 2018

Monthly Archives: January 2018

In Israel, mixed reviews for US plan to cut UN funding for Palestinian ‘refugees’

There are conflicting reports coming out of Jerusalem relating to whether Israel favors or opposes proposed cuts in US donations to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNWRA), which supports the Palestinians. Meanwhile,...

Givat Hamatos: A Strategic Jerusalem Neighborhood

Institute for Contemporary Affairs Founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation Vol. 18, No. 1 A plan to build a Jewish residential neighborhood in Givat Hamatos (Airplane Hill) in southern Jerusalem was approved in 2014, but...

Anti-Israel bias reigns at Columbia

When Columbia University’s Center for Palestine Studies was established in 2010, Rashid Khalidi, its founding and current director — and a supporter of an academic boycott of Israel — stated that steering clear of...

Ready – Steady – Go!

The civil year 2018 is barely out of the starting blocks and we are already witnessing events which without a doubt will impact all of us no matter where we live…writes Michael Kuttner. Without warning...

Do not cut funds to UNRWA; Condition funds to UNRWA

The US Ambassador to the UN has now questioned the credibility of UNRWA as a recipient of US AID. By no small coincidence, the GAO, the General Accounting Office, the investigative arm of the US...

Israeli Legislator Wants Taxpayers to Force UNRWA Reform

An Israeli legislator thinks she has the solution for curing the United Nations' biggest agency of its reputation as a black hole for hundreds of millions in donor funds – let taxpayers know where...