Michael Chabon delivers jihad speech for Hebrew Union College
His speech is on YouTube where he can be heard saying, "the whole Exodus story is just a bunch of baloney." One comment posted under the video included, 'I think it is nerve for someone not living in Israel to say “take down the checkpoints.” I invite him and his family to live here at this time under his proposed conditions.'
Trial Date Set in Case Accusing San Francisco State University of Discriminating Against Jewish Students
Below are excerpts taken from an October 17th Times of Israel article.
The High Court of Justice ruled Sunday that ongoing weekly demonstrations held outside the attorney general’s home over the handling of corruption probes into Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu do not require a police permit and can go ahead with no limitations on the number of participants.
The incoming Supreme Court president, Justice Esther Hayut, ruled that criticism of the state and public figures was “the lifeblood of democracy” and that no one was immune from criticism, including judges and the attorney general.
In Sunday’s ruling, Judge Hayat did allow police to take measures ensuring that the protests did not offend the religious sensibilities of Sabbath-observant neighborhood residents...
Tonight's protest began at least 25 minutes before the end of Sabbath, thus offending the sensibilities of Sabbath-observant neighborhood residents. What was so important about the protest that it had to begin before the end of the Sabbath and couldn't be pushed off for 25 minutes?