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Palestinian leaders are calling on the international community to sanction Israel after an Israeli Military operation in Jenin resulted in Palestinian deaths

JERUSALEM POST Palestinian Authority ends security coordination with Israel over Jenin raid Khaled Abu Toameh January 26, 2023 The Palestinian Authority announced on Thursday evening that it has decided to halt security coordination with Israel. The announcement was made after … Continue reading

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Ac­tivists and the po­lit­i­cal op­po­si­tion say the rul­ing coali­tion’s pro­pos­als, which aim at curb­ing the power of Is­rael’s ju­di­ciary, could un­der­mine the coun­try’s ex­ist­ing sys­tem of checks and bal­ances

WALL STREET JOURNAL Israel’s Supreme Court Strikes Down Appointment of Key Netanyahu Ally Dov Lieber January 18, 2023 Is­rael’s Supreme Court struck down the ap­point­ment of a min­is­ter who is a crit­i­cal ally of Prime Min­is­ter Ben­jamin Ne­tanyahu, deal­ing an … Continue reading

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Israel’s Supreme Court president has transformed the court into a super-legislator, empowered to dictate the terms of laws to the people’s elected representatives, based on the values of the justices

JNS Esther Hayut’s war against democracy Caroline Glick January 22, 2023 Friday morning brought the first piece of good news from Israel’s Supreme Court in years. Yediot Ahronot’s top headline declared that Supreme Court President Esther Hayut intends to resign … Continue reading

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Israel’s Attorney General “has the exclusive right to decide if the prime minister has violated the conflict of interest arrangement and must therefore be declared unfit to serve”

JPOST AG pondering declaring Netanyahu unfit as PM due to conflicts of interest January 20, 2023 Attorney-General Gali Baharav-Miara and the State Attorney’s Office are considering declaring Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu unfit to serve due to a conflict of interest … Continue reading

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Upper West Side Rabbi Kalmanofsky therefore decreed that the standard prayer for the State of Israel, a staple of synagogue Shabbat services, no longer be recited

COMMENTARY Jewish Hysterics and Israel’s New Government Elliott Abrams February 2023 What explains the hysterical reaction, not least among some American Jews, to the victory of Israel’s new coalition government in the elections held there in November 2022? To ask … Continue reading

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Book of Names, with the names of 4.8 million Holocaust victims, to be inaugurated at UN, underscoring individual identities of the victims

ARUTZ SHEVA Holocaust ‘Book of Names’ to be unveiled at the UN Renee Ghert-Zand, JTA January 24, 2023 …To mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Jan. 27, Yad Vashem is inaugurating its Book of Names — a monumental installation containing … Continue reading

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Motorola among other companies targeted by ESG movement for supporting Israel

NEW YORK POST Woke ‘ESG’ investors guilty of anti-Semitism as they target Israel Richard Goldberg January 24, 2023 Israel boycotters have a new home for waging economic war against the world’s only Jewish state: environmental, social and governance ratings. Federal and … Continue reading

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Gerald Steinberg: “In 30 years as head of Human Rights Watch, Ken Roth has consistently singled out Israel uniquely for demonization and delegitimization, using numerous false and distorted claims”

JNS Harvard reverses course: Ken Roth to receive fellowship January 19, 2023 The Harvard Kennedy School reversed itself on Thursday and decided to offer a fellowship to Kenneth Roth. Roth was reportedly offered the position by Carr Center for Public … Continue reading

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“To the degree there is any independent journalistic inquiry about Biden—such as we are only now seeing with Biden’s security violations—it is likely only because the party wants the 80-year-old enfeebled Biden out of office”

AMERICAN GREATNESS The Manic Methods of Mad Democrats Victor Davis Hanson January 15, 2023 For all Joe Biden’s talk about “semi-fascist” and “un-American,” “ultra-MAGA” Republicans, it is the Democratic Party that has far more radically changed. It is descended into … Continue reading

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Paul Vallas polls ahead in upcoming Chicago mayoral primary

JOHN KASS NEWS The Gloves Are Off In The Chicago Mayor’s Race Steve Huntley January 22, 2023 …According to a poll released the same day that the Tribune broke the story about the Madigan phone conversation, Garcia has already lost … Continue reading

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