web analytics
March 28, 2015 / 8 Nisan, 5775
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post


Pro-Israel Rallies Outnumber Opposition at ‘Israel Apartheid Week’


Despite the attempts to delegitimize Israel on American campuses during the so-called “Israel Apartheid Week,” the Sochnut — the Jewish Agency for Israel, under the direction of Natan Sharansky, has helped change the tone on North American campuses.

Sharansky told Makor Rishon that he made sure the Sochnut sent five representatives (“Shlichim”) to every campus in North America.

Pro-Israel rallies were organized by campus Hillels, Hasbara Fellowship, and Stand With Us.

Makor Rishon reports that, in fact, pro-Israel rallies far outnumbered the anti-Israeli rallies this week.

Sharansky said that he sees a definite weakening in the anti-Israel Boycott movement, simply because the facts and the truth are on Israel’s side.

About the Author: JewishPress.com brings you the latest in Jewish news from around the world. Stay up to date by following up on Facebook and Twitter. Do you have something noteworthy to report? Submit your news story to us here.


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

13 Responses to “Pro-Israel Rallies Outnumber Opposition at ‘Israel Apartheid Week’”

  1. there is no coincidence in Jewish events

  2. NATO on the way to israel

  3. Alan Kardon says:

    I think you meant to say "Israelis and Arabs living together" before Palestinians.

  4. Angela Horne says:

    Indeed. And my selection of videos prove Israel to be right…http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sem4mcX0-Zw&list=PLDWZZEI7ILwl_gBJFeb5TGHAutRoHhuKq&index=2

  5. Herman Christoffel Kuun says:

    The truth will prevail

  6. Nathan Katz says:

    There has been a tidal change on American campuses.

  7. America loves Israel.

  8. I always knew it, but more good people need to get off their asses and show what the real majority thinks and not let the useful idiots hold the stage.

  9. Since when have Arabs lived together with anyone in peace and harmony, even with fellow Arabs? Look at the Arab world even now — Syria, Iraq, Egypt, Algeria, Sudan, etc. Is it any better?

  10. now the Jew hating cretins will have to research mein kampf to come up with some other psycho blood libel. lunatics.

  11. Libbee Home says:

    You might enjoy the most recent videos on the FB page of the wonderful Sussex Friends of Israel https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sussex-Friends-Of-Israel/521248807933259

  12. Herb Grossman Actually, there are Arabs living in peace with Jews. They are called Christians!

Comments are closed.

Current Top Story
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.
Netanyahu to Release Frozen Palestinian Authority Tax Revenue
Latest News Stories
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.

The PA hasn’t changed anything on their end, so why did Netanyahu suddenly change his policy?

Netanyahu and Saudi King Salman.

Obama’s “two-state” phobia shows how much he and his experts do not understand the Middle East.

Rice

Kosher for Passover? Depends who you ask.

The main suspect confessed to passing on information to Syria through the Internet.

Has anyone asked Obama why Netanyahu should even think about agreeing to a Palestinian Authority country?

A U.S. Air Force F-15 warplane dropped approximately 60,000 leaflets over the Syrian city of Raqaa to discourage people from joining the Islamic State (ISIS), the Pentagon revealed Thursday. The “Military Information Support Operations,” propaganda campaign was carried out last week and was the first time the United States has used the tactic in Syria. […]

Israel reportedly wants to change the names to Hebrew, which would affront Muslim sensitivities.

The non-binding vote approves funds for imposing sanctions if Iran violates a deal.

Congress is ‘fed up’ with being left in the dark on the Iran negotiations

While there’s not much snow left, there are bike trails, hiking trails and extreme mountain sleds.

The White House says another foreign policy failure proves Obama is doing something right, but it not clear exactly what.

Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas said Thursday he supports Saudi Arabia’s attack on Iranian-backed Huthi rebels in Yemen Saudi Arabia has been joined by other oil-rich states, including Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and the Gulf States, all of whom said that “they “have decided to answer the call of President Hadi to protect Yemen and his […]

The former US envoy to the United Nations writes in the NY Times that bombing Iran is the only way to stop a nuclear arms race.

More Articles from Jewish Press News Briefs
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.

The PA hasn’t changed anything on their end, so why did Netanyahu suddenly change his policy?

A U.S. Air Force F-15 warplane dropped approximately 60,000 leaflets over the Syrian city of Raqaa to discourage people from joining the Islamic State (ISIS), the Pentagon revealed Thursday. The “Military Information Support Operations,” propaganda campaign was carried out last week and was the first time the United States has used the tactic in Syria. […]

While there’s not much snow left, there are bike trails, hiking trails and extreme mountain sleds.

Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas said Thursday he supports Saudi Arabia’s attack on Iranian-backed Huthi rebels in Yemen Saudi Arabia has been joined by other oil-rich states, including Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and the Gulf States, all of whom said that “they “have decided to answer the call of President Hadi to protect Yemen and his […]

Sappers blew up the bomb, and security forces are trying to track down who placed it there.

After failing to replace Netanyahu, the Obama administration wants Ambassador Ron Dermer removed.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/pro-israel-rallies-outnumber-opposition-at-israel-apartheid-week/2014/02/28/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: