Student Union opens ‘hasbara’ room in effort to fill public diplomacy vacuum.
Posted on: February 11th, 2014News & Views → Global
American Jewish World Service, AJWS, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, anti-homosexuality policy, Ugandan embassy.
Posted on: February 11th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
A bill that would make the desecration of cemeteries a violation of religious freedom was introduced in the House of Representatives. On Monday, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-N.Y.) introduced the Protect Cemeteries Act, which would amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to include the vandalism of cemeteries. “Cemeteries are places of great significance […]
Posted on: February 11th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
Here's an example of how the tyranny of the politically correct crowd can end up killing people.
Posted on: February 11th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism → Anti-Israel NGOs
The report charged that Livni, Lapid and Perry warnings about impending boycotts became a self-fulfilling prophecy.
Posted on: February 10th, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
Obama's first executive directive since his State of the Union address pledge to circumvent Congress on legislation.
Posted on: February 9th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
Rabbi Michael Broyde, a prominent Modern Orthodox figure, resigned from the Rabbinical Council of America as a result of the scandal over his use of an online pseudonym. Broyde’s resignation was first reported Thursday by The Jewish Channel, which also uncovered Broyde’s online activities last year. “I deeply regret my wrongdoing and understand how disappointing […]
Posted on: February 6th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
The Supreme Court ruling came after several appeals from so called good government groups.
Posted on: February 5th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
This Satmar is not over the banning of Metzitzah B'peh, rather it is about parents having to sign a consent form.
Posted on: February 4th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
A group of "progressive" Jews attacked Mayor de Blasio because he told AIPAC his door was open to them.
Posted on: February 3rd, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
Feiglin, a resident of Samaria, takes on the "Holy Cow” called the Yesha Council.
Posted on: February 2nd, 2014News & Views → Eye on Palestine
For the first time in decades, enemy forces can attack all of Israel’s cities.
Posted on: February 1st, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
Israeli Defense Minister Yaalon, who had to apologize to Kerry a week ago, will enjoy watching him eating humble pie.
Posted on: January 31st, 2014News & Views → Israel
The Philadelphia City Council has joined the ranks of outspoken anti- anti-Israel advocates
Posted on: January 31st, 2014News & Views → Eye on Palestine
Obama's brother is wearing a Hamas keffiya in a photo on the Barack Hussein Obama (Sr) Foundation website
Posted on: January 30th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
Democratic Rep. Henry Waxman, the dean of Jewish lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives, said Thursday he will retire, and Republicans immediately jumped on the announcement as a sign of weakness in the Democratic party. He was first elected to Congress from a Los Angeles-area district in 1974, and his resignation will take effect […]
Posted on: January 30th, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
Hillary Rodham Clinton holds a 6-1 lead among Democrats answering a Washington Post-ABC News poll on their choice for president in 2016. Clinton, whose middle name easily could be “F.” considering how many times she has been reported as using the “f—“ word, has virtually no competition in both areas – the nomination for presidency […]
Posted on: January 30th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
A poll by the Knesset Channel released on Thursday confirms the trend of increased popularity for the Jewish Home party, headed by Naftali Bennett, and lesser support for Yair Lapid’s Yesh Atid party. Unlike recent polls, strength in the Likud-Beiteinu party dropped a bit. Labor and Meretz gained backing at the expense of Yesh Atid, […]
Posted on: January 30th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Travel to Israel sponsored by an affiliate of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee has become an issue in the race for Nevada lieutenant governor. Sue Lowden, a former state senator, said her opponent in the Republican primary race, State Sen. Mark Hutchison, should have disclosed his 2013 trip to Israel with the American Israel […]
Posted on: January 30th, 2014News & Views → US → Florida
Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is leading the charge on reversing the harm caused by Obama/Kerry to U.S.-Israel relations.
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