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Israel Haters Around the World, Unite!

Many Jewish day school students in the U.S. and around the world today wore either red, or blue and white to show support for Israel. Still, there are those who are determined to cast Israel as the aggressor.

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While there has been an outpouring of individual support, and a trickle of international support (from the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada and Germany) for Israel’s self-defensive operation, “Amud Anon” or as it is called in English, Pillar of Defense, not everyone is supportive.

Many Jewish day school students in the U.S. and around the world today wore either red, or blue and white to show support for Israel.  Still, there are those who are determined to cast Israel as the aggressor.

For example, at the University of California, Los Angeles, students are being urged to wear black, in solidarity with their “brethren” in Gaza. From 11:30 am – 1:00 pm PST, there will be an Emergency Rally for Gaza in Meyerhoff Park.

Wednesday evening, hundreds of Turks crowded into a square in Istanbul City to protest Israel’s military response to the hundreds of rockets fired at her citizens from Gaza.  The chair of the Turkish “relief foundation,” IHH,  Fehmi Bulent Yildirim, said that the Islamic world is in “extreme anger over the Israeli attack on Gaza” and praised Egypt for withdrawing its ambassador to Israel.  Yildirim called on the Turkish government to throw out Israel’s Ambassador to Ankara.

There are some rallies of support being organized by pro-Israel groups.  At least two are planned for today, in New York City, 5:00 pm ET today, Support Israel’s Right to defend her children! 42nd & 2nd Ave in front of the Israeli Consulate, and one was held this morning outside of TKTS, “Tehilim in the Square in Support of Israel! Duffy Square in New York, New York.

At the University of Florida, Gainesville, nearly 100 people showed up at noon today to sing HaTikva and show support.  A rally is scheduled for tonight in Toronto, outside the Consulate, 180 Bloor Street, West, and one on Friday at noon, in Philadelphia, on the Southwest corner of 19th Street and JFK Boulevard. In a Philadelphia suburb tonight, the Modern Orthodox Lower Merion Synagogue invited the local Israeli Consul General to give them an update on the war, and congregants will be saying tehillim there, for klal Yisrael in Eretz Yisrael.

ALL OF THE FOLLOWING ARE ANTI-ISRAEL DEMONSTRATIONS PLANNED TO DEMONIZE ISRAEL. Cities and as much identifying information as is currently available is provided, as are times and, in many cases, links to the hosts.

THURSDAY, 15 November

Alexandria (Egypt) Qaid Ibrahim, 12:00 p.m. Amsterdam (Holland)  Zuidelijke Wandelweg 41, 6:45 p.m. [link]

Ann Arbor (USA)  Campus Diag, in front of Hatcher Graduate Library, 3:00 p.m. [link]

Austin (USA)  I-35 and 12th Street (overpass), 2:00 p.m. [link] Atlanta (USA)

Israeli Consulate, 4 p.m. [link] Beirut (Lebanon)

Cola, 10:00 a.m. Belfast (Ireland)  City Hall, 7:00 p.m.

Boston (USA) 4:30 p.m., Copley Square [link]

Bradford (UK) | 4.30 p.m. [link]

Brighton (UK) | Outside EcoStream HQ, 12:00 p.m. [twitter]

Brighton (UK) | Victoria Gardens, 5:30 p.m. [link]

Cairo (Egypt) | Omar Makram, 12:30 p.m.

Cairo (Egypt) | Arab League, 4:00 p.m.

Chicago (USA) | Outside Obama HQ, 130 E Randolph Street, 4:00 p.m. [link]

Cork (Ireland) | Daunt sq 6:00 p.m. [link]

Dublin (Ireland) | Israeli Embassy, 5:30 p.m.

Durham (UK) | Market sq, 4:00 p.m. [link]

Florence (Italy) | Piazza della Repubblica (flash mob), 6:00 p.m. [link]

George Mason University (USA) | The North Plaza, 1:30 p.m. [link]

Glasgow (Scotland) | Ahl al Bayt Centre, 6 p.m. [link]

Haifa | Karma House, 7:00 p.m. [link]

Jerusalem | Outside Hebrew University, 12:00 p.m. L’Aquila (Italy) | Fontana Luminosa, 6:30 p.m. [link]

Leeds (UK) | Parkinson Steps, University of Leeds, LS2 9JT, 1:00 p.m. [link]

London (UK) | Israeli Embassy, 5:30 p.m. [link]

Los Angeles (USA) | UCLA, Meyerhoff Park, 11:30 a.m. [link]

Los Angeles (USA) | Israeli Consulate, 11766 Wilshire Boulvard, 4:00 p.m. [link] [link]

Manchester (UK) | Piccadilly Gardens, 5:00 p.m. [link]

Memphis (USA) | Poplar and Highland, 5:00 p.m. [link]

Mexico City (Mexico) | Israeli Embassy, 4:00 p.m.

Montreal (Canada) | Hall Building, Concordia University, 5:00 p.m. Nashville (USA) | Centennial Park, 3:00 pm [link]

Nazareth  | Kassarat Crossroad, 6:30 p.m. [link]

New York (USA) | Israeli Consulate, 42nd Street & 2nd Ave, 5:00 p.m. [link]

Nottingham (UK)| Nottingham Market Square, 5:30 p.m. [link]

Olympia (USA) | Red Square at Evergreen State College, 12:00 p.m. [link]

Ontario (Canada) | University of Windsor, CAW Student Centre, 12:00 p.m. Oxford (UK)  | Cornmarket Street, 4:00 p.m. [link]

Paris (France) | Ministry of Justice, 6:00 p.m. [link]

Princeton (USA) | Princeton University, outside of Frist Campus Center, 12:30 p.m.

San Diego (USA) | US Federal Building, 880 Front Street, 4:30 p.m. [link]

San Francisco (USA) | Israeli Consulate, 5:15 p.m. [link]

Santiago (Chile) | Croatian Stadium (Vitacura 8049) to Israel Stadium, 8:00 p.m. [link]

Seattle (USA) | Henry Jackson Federal Building, 915 2nd Avenue, 4:00 p.m. [link]

Sydney (Australia) | Parmatta Town Hall, 6:00 p.m. [link]

Tel Aviv | Main Entrance, Tel Aviv University 11:30 a.m. [link]

Toronto (Canada) | Israeli Consulate, 180 Bloor Street (E. of St. George TTC), 6:00 p.m.

Tunis (Tunisia) | In front of the National Theatre, 11:00 a.m.

Tunis (Tunisia) | Front of all Trade Association Buildings (Sa7et Mohamed Ali) 1:00 p.m.

Vancouver (Canada) | The Art Gallery, Hornby and Robson Streets, 5:00 p.m. [link]

Washington D.C. (USA) | March from State Department, 6:00 p.m. [link]

FRIDAY, 16 November

Albuquerque (USA) | UNM Bookstore, 5:00 p.m. [link]

Athens (Greece) | Israeli Embassy, 5 p.m. [link]

Birmingham (USA) | 1400 University Boulevard, 1:30 p.m. [link]

Bristol (UK) | The Fountains, 5:00 p.m. [link]

Cairo (Egypt) | Tahrir Square Cairo (Egypt) | Mosireen (action meeting), 9:00 p.m. [link]

Calgary (Canada) | City Hall, 3:00 p.m. [link]

Cincinnati (USA) | MLK Boulvard and Clifton Avenue, 4:30 p.m. [link]

Cleveland (USA) | Public Square, 4:30 p.m. [link]

Florida (USA) | Gainesville, Turlignton Hall, 11:00 a.m. [link]

Houston (USA) | Intersection of Westheimer & Post Oak Boulevard, 4:30 p.m. [link]

Manchester (UK) | Picadilly Gardens, 5:00 p.m. Michigan | the Diag, University of Michigan, 3:00 p.m. [link]

Milan (Italy) | Piazza del Duomo, 6:00 p.m. [link]

Ottawa (Canada) | Israeli Embassy, 50 O’Connor b/w Queen and Albert, 12:00 p.m. [link]

Perth (Australia) | Murray Street Mall, Perth City, 5:30 p.m. [link]

Philadelphia (USA)|Israeli Consulate, 19th and JFK Boulevard, 12:00 p.m. [link] ALSO, PRO-ISRAEL RALLY AT THE SAME TIME, SPONSORED BY ZOA, GREATER PHILADELPHIA DISTRICT

Pittsburg (USA) | U.S. Federal Building, 1000 Liberty Avenue, 5:00 p.m. [link]

Sacramento (USA) | Federal Building, 5th and I Street, 4:30 p.m.

San Francisco (USA) | Israeli Consulate, 4:00 p.m. [link]

Seoul (Korea) | Israeli Embassy, Kabool Bulding, 149 Seorin-dong, 110-726, 1:00 p.m.

Wellington (New Zealand) | Cuba Mall, by the Buckets, 12:00 p.m. [link]

SATURDAY, 17 November

Aberdeen (Scotland) | St. Nicholas Square, 12:00 p.m.

Aukland (New Zealand) |Aotea Square, 2:00 p.m. [link]

Barcelona (Spain) | Placa Saint Jaume, 12:00 p.m. [link]

Bergen (Norway) | Torgallmenningen, 2:00 p.m. [link]

Brisbane (Australia) | Brisbane Sq, 12:30 p.m. [link]

Cardiff (UK) | Aneurin bevan Statue, Queen Street, 2:00 p.m. [link]

Edinburgh (UK) | Charlotte sq, 12:00 p.m. [link]

Frankfurt (Germany) | Hauptwache, 3:00 p.m. [link]

Melbourne (Australia) | Bourke St Mall, 12:30 p.m. [link]

Newcastle (UK) | Grey’s Monument, 12:00 p.m. [link]

Nottingham (UK)| Nottingham Market Square, 5:30 p.m. [link]

Oslo (Norway) | Israeli Embassy, 2:00 p.m. [link]

Portland (USA) | Pioneer Courthouse Sq, 12:00 p.m. [link]

Stockholm (Sweden) | Israeli Embassy 3:00 p.m. [link]

Swansea (UK) | Castle sq, 2:00 p.m. [link]

Wrexham (UK) | Hope st., near Barclays, 11:00 p.m. [link]

SUNDAY, 18 November

Hong Kong (China) | Victoria Park, 2:00 p.m. [link]

MONDAY, 19 November

Berlin (Germany) | Brandenburge Tor, Pariser Platz 5:00 p.m.

ALREADY HELD on WEDNESDAY, November 14

Bethlehem | Manger Square, 7:30 p.m. Istanbul | al Fateh Mosque, 9:00 p.m.

Jerusalem | Damascus Gate, 7:00 p.m. London | Israeli Embassy Ramallah | al Manara Square, 7:00 p.m.

Tel Aviv | Ehud Barak’s doorstep, 8:00 p.m.

Quebec | Hall Building, Concordia U, 1455 de Maisonneuve West, 6:00 p.m. [link]

 

About the Author: Lori Lowenthal Marcus is the US correspondent for The Jewish Press. She is a recovered lawyer who previously practiced First Amendment law and taught in Philadelphia-area graduate and law schools.


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19 Responses to “Israel Haters Around the World, Unite!”

  1. May all the enemyes MURDERS of Israel be exterminated they don't deserve to live nor walk on the earth they know the truth but insist spreading lies just.
    because they are mentally ill. Antisemites without even knowing us be shure.
    your hate will find you like a BUMERANG what you wish for us will reach you.

  2. Anonymous says:

    IDIOTS OF THE WORLD will always unite in the name of folly. ISRAEL will overcome all odds against her, she always has. We have aright to defend ourselves from all aggression and lies.

  3. Sean Winkler says:

    I stand strong with many others like me in support of the Jewish Anti-Zionism movement. Any form of Zionism is heresy and the existence of the so-called "State of Israel" is illegitimate. So please, who can answer me these simple ten questions? http://www.jewsnotzionists.org/tenquestions.htm
    KNOW YOUR HISTORY!

  4. Stanley Tee says:

    So you found a fringe group of crazies, excommunicated or excoriated by 99.9% of the world's Jews, and you think you have the answer, something that reinforces your own blind hatred. You are a sick, sick person.

  5. Richard Armstrong says:

    Amazing you can reach the keyboard with your head in that position.

  6. Elohim Bless U and take care of U UWI by my heart.

  7. Phil Aghion says:

    Sean, WHITE BOY DICKHEAD the STATE THAT DOESN"T HAVE THE RIGHT TO EXIST IS AMERIKKKA it is BUILT ON THE BLOOD OF INDIANS, AFTER EXTERMINATING THE INDIANS, WHITE BOY AMERIKKKANS LIKE YOU NAMED FOOTBALL TEAMS AND STATES AFTER THE EXTERMINATED TRIBES…ZIONISM STANDS OPPOSED TO US MEDDLING, AND ISLAMOFASCISM, WHICH IS AN ARM OF US INTELLIGENCE…BTW, NETUREI KARTA LIVED IN MY NEIGHBORHOOD IN BROOKLYN, DICK AND THEY WERE ALL WELFARE SCAMMERS AND RELIGIOUS LOONS WHO HARASSED WOMEN FOR DRESSING IMPROPRERLY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD. SO SHUT THE **** UP. WHITE BOY IMPERIALIST SHILL.

  8. Anonymous says:

    Silly–within the family, we have disagreements. But we don't celebrate when siblings are under attack from enemies. A difference of opinion between brothers doesn't mean that we aren't still brothers. When someone is shooting at your brother, you don't justify the shooter's actions; you defend your brother.

  9. Phil Keup says:

    Hey jenny we know your kind. Your kind killed millions on Soviet Russia and Turkish jews killed millions in Armenia. You suck the life blood out of every country you rule and are destroying this planet. Hitler was a jew and that why so many of your kind secretly fly his flag in your homes in israel to remind yorselves how much people hate you and what you can do to kill them or get them to kill each other. israel is the master of lies. hell its the motto of your intellegence agency

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