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“The field of research into the US-Israel relationship is likewise skewed, according to Mead, by writers who are convinced that Jews have been at the center of the decision-making”

ELDER OF ZIYON Book review: The Arc of a Covenant by Walter Russell Mead August 14, 2022 The Arc of a Covenant is a well-researched book about the history of the US-Israel relationship. And it destroys many myths in the … Continue reading

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“It had been more than 10 years since the Peruvian immigrants landed at Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport, and not all had gone according to the group’s Holy Land dreams”

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“Putin was supposed to be the Good Tsar. Instead he has closed the Jewish Agency. And now tens of thousands of Jews fear being trapped in Russia”

COMMON SENSE A New Iron Curtain Descends on Russia’s Jews Avital Chizhik-Goldschmidt August 9, 2022 Vladimir Putin was supposed to be The Good Tsar—the Russian president who, his KGB past notwithstanding, was a friend of the Jews. In Putin’s Russia, … Continue reading

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“I shake my head in frustration at why so many left-wing Jewish Democrats are willing to abandon Israel and continue to vote blindly for their grandparents’ Democratic Party without demanding that it marginalize its anti-Israel extremists”

GATESTONE Is the Jewish Democratic Council Really Jewish – or Just Democrats? Alan M. Dershowitz August 3, 2022 As President Joe Biden was returning from his productive trip to the Middle East, the Jewish Democratic Council was holding a fundraiser … Continue reading

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Israelis or Palestinians: Who’s More Tolerant?

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“Ben and Jerry’s speak with a forked tongue”

NEW YORK POST Israeli students accuse Ben & Jerry’s of occupying tribal land in Vermont Carl Campanile August 9, 2022 Israeli students claim that ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s is “illegally” occupying land in Vermont that once belonged to … Continue reading

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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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Lufthansa “regrets the circumstances surrounding the decision to exclude Jewish passengers from the flight”

EUROPEAN JEWISH PRESS German airline Lufthansa to appoint anti-Semitism manager after an incident with Jewish passengers at Frankfurt airport Yossi Lempkowicz August 3, 2022 Lufthansa Airlines will hire an anti-Semitism manager and adopt the International Human Rights Commission’s (IHRA) working … Continue reading

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“Heads of merged Yamina and Derech Eretz say they will shoot for a unity government that includes both Netanyahu-led Likud and center-left, but not Arabs”

TIMES OF ISRAEL Beleaguered right-wing leaders Shaked and Hendel unite as Zionist Spirit party Carrie Keller-Lynn July 27, 2022 Vowing to reach across the aisle but not cooperate with Arab parties, Ayelet Shaked relaunched the right-wing Yamina party Wednesday, joining … Continue reading

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“Kishorit, a self-described neurodiverse kibbutz, is redefining Israeli communal living at a time when these communities are on the decline”

TABLET MAG The New Kibbutz Matti Friedman July 27, 2022 The kibbutz, one of the greatest ideas ever put into practice, has fallen on hard times. Having pioneered a new country and wrought a revolution in Jewish history, most of … Continue reading

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