Chabad Crown Heights info writes about a phone snatching victim who fought back. Click here to read.
During an episode of the program Sights of Jerusalem broadcast in October, official Palestinian Authority TV dehumanized Israelis and Jews as crows and rats. In addition, the program denied Jewish history and the Jewish connection to Jerusalem, calling Israelis "foreigners."
...The program was co-produced by PA TV and PYALARA, a Palestinian NGO for youth. PYALARA is funded by NDC (NGO Development Center). NDC's donors include: the European Union, the World Bank, the French government's Agence Française de Développement, and a donor consortium of Switzerland, Denmark, the Netherlands and Sweden.
Read more: http://www.palwatch.org/main.aspx?fi=157&doc_id=10482
Stanley Kutler thinks "very highly" of some U.S. senators and their motivation to support Israel.
Now comes a "bipartisan" group of U.S. senators determined to join Israel in isolation. They are motivated from little else other than electoral fears and campaign contributions. They have offered legislation imposing new, more severe sanctions on Iran at a most inopportune time, and a pledge of American diplomatic and military support if the Israelis attack Iran.
He also is concerned about a balanced discussion on the Palestinian question.
Swarthmore College's Hillel chapter also tried to have a balanced discussion of the Palestinian question, but the governing body prevented it.
The pro-Israel campus groups Hillel International and the Israel on Campus
Coalition (ICC) have been denied the right to present a discussion on Israel at
the Jan. 9-12 Modern Language Association (MLA) convention in Chicago,
JNS.org has learned.
MLA’s convention includes a roundtable discussion that will feature
supporters but no opponents of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS)
movement against Israel.
Is Stanley Kutler concerned that the Modern Language Association convention present a balanced view?
A Twitter account belonging to “@BDSAmsterdam“ is using an outrageous image of Anne Frank dressed in a red keffiyeh, Israeli daily Ma’ariv reported on Thursday.