Tag Archives: Human Rights Watch

“Groups targeting the only legislation that guarantees Jews a safe haven want to render them once again vulnerable and at the mercy of their host countries”

JNS Why Human Rights Watch is attacking Israel’s Law of Return by Karen Bekker May 4, 2021 If you’re Jewish and live in the Diaspora, chances are there’s been some event in the news or in politics that at some … Continue reading

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“Shakir has a long history of antisemitism. He called for the annihilation of the Jewish state, defended antisemites in court, and whitewashed violence against Jews”

STOPANTISEMITISM.ORG Antisemite of the Week: Omar Shakir – Bigot with a Vengeance May 1, 2021 Omar Shakir is the Israel and Palestine “Country” Director at Human Rights Watch (HRW), a multimillion-dollar international non-governmental organization that purportedly conducts research and advocacy … Continue reading

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Watchdog group #NGOMonitor: #HRW publication “merely part of a much wider assault on Israel and its identity as a Jewish state”

ALGEMEINER Watchdog Group Slams New Human Rights Watch Publication Attacking Israel as an ‘Apartheid’ State by Benjamin Kerstein April 25, 2021 A top watchdog group on Sunday slammed an upcoming publication by the NGO Human Rights Watch (HRW) that accuses … Continue reading

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“Top Palestinian officials routinely go to Israel for major medical care, but PA propaganda discourages it for everyone else, with dark hints that Jewish doctors will offer Arabs only substandard care “

NEW YORK POST A new libel against Israel from Human Rights Watch Editorial Board January 29, 2021 Israel has led the world in rapidly vaccinating much of its population, so naturally the global left has to find fault: hence the … Continue reading

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“Equally important, Amnesty International, HRW and Oxfam all have links to, or actively support, groups involved in the #BDS movement”

CAMERA BLOG Politico Plays Defense for Anti-Israel Groups by Sean Durns October 30, 2020 On Oct. 21, 2020 Politico magazine reported that “the Trump administration is considering declaring that several prominent international NGOs — including Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch … Continue reading

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“Human Rights Watch has become a shill for the Palestinians’ campaign to demonize and delegitimize Israel”

FRONT PAGE MAG Israel Expels Human Rights Watch’s BDS Supporter by Joseph Klein November 28, 2019 …The anti-Israel bias of the UN Human Rights Council is well-known. This dysfunctional UN body doesn’t even try very hard to hide it. However, … Continue reading

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“The BDS movement was established in part by major Palestinian terrorist organizations as a “non-military” way to eradicate Israel”

REUTERS Israel’s top court upholds deportation of Human Rights Watch official November 5, 2019 Israel’s Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a government decision not to renew the work visa of a Human Rights Watch official and he will have to … Continue reading

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Switzerland and Netherlands freeze UNRWA contributions in wake of scandal

ALGEMEINER Netherlands Becomes Second Country to Suspend UNRWA Funding Over Corruption Allegations Against Palestinian Refugee Agency by Staff July 31, 2019 The allegations of systematic corruption at the highest levels of UNRWA — the United Nations body dedicated solely to … Continue reading

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#BDSFail Israel gives Omar Shakir until May 1 to leave, noting “the appellant continues to call publicly for a boycott of Israel, or parts of it, while at the same time asking [Israel] to open its doors to him”

ISRAEL HAYOM (by agreement with JNS) Jerusalem court upholds deportation of Human Rights Watch official by News Agencies and Staff April 17, 2019 The Jerusalem District Court on Tuesday upheld a deportation order against Human Rights Watch’s local director and … Continue reading

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“With ground support from a big tent of vitriolic groups, it was Human Rights Watch that pressured Airbnb into boycotting Israel”

WASHINGTON EXAMINER Why has Human Rights Watch become an anti-Israel activist group? by Jonathan Schanzer and David May February 4, 2019 When Airbnb, the online lodging service, announced in November that it would ban Israeli listings in the disputed West … Continue reading

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