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How our “first Jewish president” engages in BDS against Israel

NATIONAL INTEREST How the United States Mislabels Israel by Asaf Romirowsky and Benjamin Weinthal February 16, 2016 In a move uncharacteristic of U.S. policy as it has been carried out for decades, the Obama administration recently endorsed Europe’s version of … Continue reading

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Israel’s Foreign Ministry: “Israel and the EU are back to good and close relations”

ISRAEL HAYOM EU backs down from product-labeling bid by Shlomo Cesana, News Agencies and Staff February 14, 2016 The Foreign Ministry reported that relations with the European Union are “close and friendly” again after tensions arose last year over the … Continue reading

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Unless legislators support the boycott of Israel, it’s hard to understand why they aren’t supporting Sen. Tom Cotton’s proposed law

JEWISH PRESS Here’s an Easy Way to Find Out if Your Congress Member is Actually Pro-Israel by Lori Lowenthal Marcus January 5, 2016 …It would be hard to understand how a legislator who claims to be pro-Israel could justify any position other … Continue reading

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#BDSFail Hungary and Greece both say No to EU labeling rules

TIMES OF ISRAEL Greece to defy EU order on labeling settlement goods by Raphael Ahren November 30, 2015 A day after Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras visited Jerusalem, his foreign minister Nikos Kotzias sent a letter to Prime Minister Benjamin … Continue reading

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Both EU officials and stabbers end up hurting Palestinians

COMMENTARY How EU Officials Resemble Stabbers by Evelyn Gordon November 28, 2015 EU bureaucrats won’t like the comparison, but in one significant respect, the officials who approved discriminatory labeling requirements for Israeli products earlier this month bear a marked resemblance to … Continue reading

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