Category Archives: Israel & Middle East

“President Joe Biden entered office determined to abrogate Trump’s foreign policy initiatives. That the Abraham Accords are the sole survivor is a testament to their logic and strength”

WASHINGTON JEWISH WEEK How the Abraham Accords Took a Different Path Michael Rubin August 3, 2022 …Greenblatt also describe the evolution and logic of the Bahrain conference that unveiled a $50 billion investment plan for the Palestinians. The plan aimed … Continue reading

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“The attacks on pro-Israel Professor Hill were launched even though leftist thinking dictates he should enjoy triple-protected status because he checks three boxes on the all-important intersectional checklist: he’s black, gay, and an immigrant”

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The race in Michigan between progressive Levin and moderate Stevens caught the attention of both AIPAC and J Street PACs. AIPAC called Stevens’s Tuesday victory “monumental” for US-Israel relationship

JERUSALEM POST Rep. Haley Stevens defeats Rep. Andy Levin in Michigan Dem. primary Haley Cohen, Omri Nahmias August 3, 2022 In a critical Michigan primary featuring two incumbent Democratic members of Congress facing off, Rep. Haley Stevens defeated Andy Levin … Continue reading

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“Footage shared on social media shows 62-year-old Bassam al-Saadi, who has bounced in and out of Israeli prisons for at least two decades, being dragged on the ground by Israeli forces in Jenin. Israel fears this might trigger a reaction from Gaza”

HAARETZ With Islamic Jihad Leader’s Arrest, Israel Stops West Bank Threat but Risks Another in Gaza Amos Harel August 2, 2022 Islamic Jihad returned to the headlines Tuesday when Bassam al-Saadi, the head of the organization in the Jenin area, … Continue reading

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Germany and US capitulate: Californian Jamshid Sharmahd faces execution for a crime the regime itself has admitted he did not commit

TABLET MAG Iran Is About to Murder Another Journalist Mariam Memarsadeghi August 1, 2022 As the Biden administration still chases after Iran’s regime for a deal to curb its nuclear program, a longtime resident of California and dissident journalist, Jamshid … Continue reading

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Israeli savagely beaten, his dog killed, by Moslems finishing prayers in the PA town of Burqin

ARUTZ SHEVA Samaria man severely beaten by mosque congregation Jul 29, 2022 A Jewish resident of Samaria was attacked at noon (Friday) by Palestinian Arabs who had finished their prayers at the mosque in the PA town of Burqin, next … Continue reading

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President Isaac Herzog and Prime Minister Yair Lapid open new 8,000 square meter Tel Aviv ER facility boasting self-triage and robots to help you find your way

TIMES OF ISRAEL World’s largest ER opens in Israel, raising bar for tech and scale in emergency med Nathan Jeffay July 28, 2022 With self-triage upon check-in and robots to help you find your way, the world’s largest emergency room … Continue reading

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NYTimes new opinion editor Max Strasser with history of Israel-bashing

ALGEMEINER Editor Who Pushed Anti-Zionism Gets a Promotion at New York Times Ira Stoll July 31, 2022 The new Sunday Opinion editor of the New York Times will be Max Strasser, a longtime critic of Israel who, as a Times editor, championed Peter Beinart’s public … Continue reading

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Why are so many Gaza residents killing themselves?

GATESTONE Palestinians Commit Suicide as Their Leaders Live in Hotels and Villas Khaled Abu Toameh August 3, 2022 It has been 15 years since the Islamist Hamas group seized control of the Gaza Strip, home to some two million Palestinians. … Continue reading

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A mainstream media culture that prized the pursuit of objectivity, which reached its heyday in the decades after the Second World War, has been largely discarded.

JNS How the ‘awokening’ of the media erased the working class and the Jews Jonathan Tobin August 2, 2022 …In her recently published Bad News: How Woke Media is Undermining Democracy, Newsweek deputy opinion editor Batya Ungar-Sargon has provided an … Continue reading

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