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“The fact that a large number of Palestinians are desperate to work in Israel is a sign of the failure of Hamas and the Palestinian Authority to improve the living conditions of their people”

GATESTONE Why Palestinians Prefer To Work In Israel by Khaled Abu Toameh October 13, 2021 Palestinians in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip are excited. Israeli authorities have decided to allow thousands of them to work in Israel. The news about the … Continue reading

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Gilad Erdan blasts co-founders of ice cream maker over Axios interview. “Demanding from Israel what is demanded from no other country is the definition of antisemitism”

BLOOMBERG Israeli Envoy Criticizes Ben & Jerry’s Founders Over Boycott by Augusta Saraiva and Alisa Odenheimer October 12, 2021 The Israeli ambassador to the U.S. accused Ben & Jerry’s co-founders of “helping the antisemites” following an interview in which they … Continue reading

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Memo to Rooney, the BDS’er : “Boycotting the Hebrew language — spoken by millions of Jews worldwide — has nothing to do with Palestine. It’s just racism”

NEW YORK POST Sally Rooney reportedly banning new novel from being translated to Hebrew By Lee Brown October 12, 2021 It girl novelist Sally Rooney has reportedly refused to allow her new novel to be published in Hebrew because she … Continue reading

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“Traditionalists chafe at the contemporary-art approach to Holocaust commemoration being employed at Babyn Yar, a site of mass shootings in World War II. But it has brought visitors for an anniversary”

NEW YORK TIMES A Tech-Savvy Holocaust Memorial in Ukraine Draws Critics and Crowds by Maria Varenikova and Andrew E. Kramer October 8, 2021 An advertisement on the Ukrainian-language version of Tinder, the online dating platform, offered a not-so-romantic experience. “Touch … Continue reading

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“Many of us liberal Jews are not awake to the hatred of our colleagues, students, professors, and thought leaders”

TABLET MAG Stop Enabling the Antisemites Who Live Closest to Our Homes by Ammiel Hirsch September 27, 2021 … The Jewish people is and has always been the perfect scapegoat around which to organize and rally people to extreme political … Continue reading

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“The EU is also pouring money in to create a de facto Palestinian state, regardless of the Palestinian strategy of using such a state to destroy Israel”

MELANIE PHILLIPS SUBSTACK Europe’s deadly hypocrisy by Melanie Phillips October 8, 2021 …Yet the European Union continues to funnel money to the Palestinians even while they pour out antisemitism and remain committed to eradicating Israel. Their educational materials, for which … Continue reading

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Push to defund police created what some have called the “Minneapolis Effect”

DAILY SIGNAL FBI Statistics Show a 30% Increase in Murder in 2020. More Evidence That Defunding Police Wasn’t a Good Idea. by Jarrett Stepman September 29, 2021 The surge in violent crime over the past year—murders in particular—has been astounding … Continue reading

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“Palestinian groups warned of an escalation after an Israeli court ruled in support of Jewish prayer on the Temple Mount”

JERUSALEM POST Palestinians outraged over court ruling allowing Jewish prayer on Temple Mount by Tzvi Joffre October 7, 2021 Palestinians expressed outrage and warned of an escalation on Thursday after a court ruling on Wednesday implied support for allowing quiet … Continue reading

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“The US Embassy in Jerusalem already provides consular services to the Palestinians. Why do they need an independent consulate in the same city?”

ISRAEL HAYOM (by agreement with JNS) Why the US really wants a Palestinian consulate in J’lem by Prof. Eugene Kontorovich October 7, 2021 The Biden administration is trying to partially undo one of Israel’s greatest diplomatic achievements of recent decades … Continue reading

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“The message from Israel’s top leadership could not be any clearer: It is prepared to act to prevent a nuclear Iran”

NATIONAL REVIEW Why an Israeli Military Option against Iran Is Back on the Table by Ilan Berman October 5, 2021 The most important message to come out of last week’s United Nations General Assembly gathering in New York wasn’t Africa’s call for … Continue reading

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