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In South Africa, “a form of institutional cancel culture against judges who publicly express the Christian beliefs that underpin their support for Israel and peace”

ALGEMEINER Fury as South African Chief Justice Is Ordered to Apologize for Pro-Israel Comments by Ben Cohen March 5, 2021 South Africa’s chief justice has been ordered by a judicial oversight committee to apologize publicly for criticisms he made last … Continue reading

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“85 percent of South Africa’s population is Christian, and they strongly believe that a positive relationship with Israel can only be beneficial for this country and its people”

ALGEMEINER Thousands Rally in South Africa’s Capital to Demand Full Resumption of Ties With Israel by Ben Cohen July 26, 2018 Thousands of South African supporters of Israel marched through the streets of Pretoria, the capital, on Wednesday, demanding the reinstatement of … Continue reading

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“June 20th 2018 will be remembered as the day free speech died in South Africa”

HUFF POST ‘Dear Shashi Naidoo: Like You, I Too Share The Desire For Peace’ by Vijeta Uniyal June 26, 2018 …But I was certainly dismayed seeing you share the stage with anti-Israel boycott group BDS South Africa, a group that … Continue reading

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Cape Town — running out of water — blows off Israel’s offers of assistance

FINANCIAL POST How dirty politics and attacking Israel worsened South Africa’s dangerous water-shortage crisis February 22, 2018 News reports have been covering the looming water-shortage crisis in Cape Town, South Africa’s second-largest city. The focus of the stories, understandably, has … Continue reading

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South African calls out #BDS for their “apartheid Israel” lie. She knows firsthand [VIDEO]

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South Africans challenge #BDS movement #apartheid lie: “We know apartheid and that’s not Israel”

OBSERVER South Africans Denounce Anti-Israel Activists for ‘Hijacking’ Apartheid by Lea Speyer April 10, 2017 Two former anti-Israel activists from South Africa are touring US college campuses on a mission to reclaim a part of their country’s history they claim … Continue reading

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“Consider that since 2006, when #BDS movement began, Israel’s GDP has nearly doubled, going from a little over $154 billion to $299 billion for 2015”

BLOOMBERG VIEW Israel a Pariah? Not According to Its New Friends by Eli Lake June 17, 2016 Many activists celebrate “Israel Apartheid Week” by agitating against the Jewish state at a rally or perhaps a roundtable discussion. This year, Dore … Continue reading

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Shabbat: Stop what you’re doing right now

JEWISH PRESS Stop Doing And Start Living: The Shabbos Project by Rabbi Naphtali Hoff October 22, 2015 If you’re like me, you are completely taken by the brilliant simplicity of the Shabbos Project (www.theshabbosproject.org), scheduled this year for October 23-24. In … Continue reading

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