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The late Leona Helmsley, after being convicted for tax evasion.
 

Trust Fund of US ‘Queen of Mean’ Gives $25 Million to Haifa U

Posted on: January 28th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

The Helmsley Charitable trust, which was bankrolled by the late hotel tycoon “Queen of Mean” Leona Helmsley, has donated $25 million to Haifa University, which will use the funds for undersea robots and automated vehicles and undersea laboratories for its new Mediterranean Sea Research Center. Her name became more widely known for her including her […]

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Treasury’s Cohen to Turkey, UAE to Talk Iran Sanctions

Posted on: January 28th, 2014

News & ViewsMiddle EastIran

Treasury Undersecretary David Cohen, the top Obama administration official monitoring Iran sanctions compliance, will visit Turkey and the United Arab Emirates. The Treasury Department announcement Monday casts this week’s visit in the context of making sure nations still comply with the main sanctions even as a number of sanctions have been removed while talks, known […]

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AIPAC Rejects Report of Differences with Wasserman Schultz

Posted on: January 28th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee said an article describing differences between the group and U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz was “inaccurate.” “I wanted to forward a statement issued by AIPAC National Board Member Ike Fisher after The Huffington Post released an inaccurate article regarding AIPAC and Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz,” said an alert sent […]

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A recent prayer service at the Kotel, involving hundreds of different God-loving Jewish men and women, who meditated together, respectful of each other's faith and sentiments. Not… Actually, that one was a total zoo, back on July 08, 2013, Rosh Chodesh Av.
 

WOW and Splinter Group O-WOW Fighting over Kotel Deal

Posted on: January 28th, 2014

News & ViewsJewishAssimilation

Remember Life of Brian, where the Judean splinter groups run into each other and start a brawl? You're in for a treat.

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Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, along with Dov Hikind and 46 more Assembly Members, are pushing a bill to squash the ASA boycott in NY State. Write your Assemblyperson to add his/her name to the list.
 

NY Assembly Bill to Punish Colleges Supporting BDS

Posted on: January 28th, 2014

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitismAnti-Israel NGOs

It's fun to push back. God bless you, Mr. Silver, keep 'em running!

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Prof. Michael A. Stein received the inaugural Ruderman Award for Inclusion and is exec. dir. of the Harvard Project on Disability
 

Jewish Harvard Law Prof Recipient of Prize for Disability Rights

Posted on: January 28th, 2014

News & ViewsJewish

The Ruderman Foundation Prize went to a global leader in extending rights to those with disabilities

IsPollard may be gumming up the works for Obama and Kerry by refusing to attend a parole hearing after a deal was proposed to free him if Israel.
 

ADL Calls Pollard Case Vendetta against American Jews

Posted on: January 27th, 2014

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Jewish leaders may be taking a big risk by charging that refusing to free Pollard is a vendetta against US Jews

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SodaStream commercial for Super Bowl 2014 repeats last year's rejected ad theme mocking Coca Cola and Pepsi.
 

UPDATED: Fox News Rejects SodaStream’s Super Bowl Ad (Video)

Posted on: January 27th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

SodaStream is getting great free publicity from Boycott Israel and now Fox News, which rejected its Super Bowl ad.

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These were the "Biluim," Russian Zionists who came to Palestine in the 1880s, dressed like Arabs, worked in the fields and paved roads like Arabs, and got paid like Arabs. At night they sat around the fire with a garmoshka, played Zionist songs and slept under the starry skies. Now, 100,000 more Jews may be given the opportunity to do the same…
 

Netanyahu: Settlers Will Be Able to Choose Palestinian Citizenship

Posted on: January 26th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Bennett: considering Jews living under Palestinian rule is pulling the rug from under our right to Tel Aviv, too.

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Lockheed Martin to Help Launch Cyber Security Program in Israel

Posted on: January 26th, 2014

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

Lockheed Martin and EMC Corp. announced on Sunday an agreement to invest in cyber security and other technology projects based in the new Advanced Technologies Park at Ben Gurion University . The official launch ceremony for the agreement will take place tomorrow in Tel Aviv on Monday at the CyberTech 2014 International Exhibition and Conference. […]

 

White House Names First Envoy for Holocaust Survivor Services

Posted on: January 26th, 2014

News & ViewsJewishHolocaust

The White House on Friday announced the appointment of Aviva Sufian as the first Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Special Envoy for U.S. Holocaust Survivor Services. Vice President Joe Biden had announced the formation of the new position in December 2013. Sufian “will focus on those [Holocaust] survivors currently living in poverty, as […]

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Obama Administration Labels Islamic Jihad Leader as Terrorist

Posted on: January 26th, 2014

News & ViewsEye on Palestine

The Obama administration has designated Palestinian Islamic Jihad’s deputy secretary general Ziyad al-Nakhalah as a terrorist, the U.S. State Dept. announced. The Islamic Jihad claimed responsibility for the Dec. 22 bombing of a bus in Tel Aviv in which quick thinking by two passengers and the bus driver prevented a mass casually disaster. “Ziyad has […]

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Mayor De Blasio Says Defending Israel Is Part of His Job

Posted on: January 26th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

Bill de Blasio, New York’s newly installed mayor said, “Part of my job description is to be a defender of Israel” while speaking at a private New York event of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC). “There’s no greater ally on earth, and that’s something we should say proudly,” he said last Thursday, as […]

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Tawfiq Tirawi, who was found guilty as an accomplice in a 2002 Tel Aviv suicide attack that killed one Israeli woman and injured 29, wants to go back to the business of warfare. It's established, then: every single time Israel negotiates with the Palestinians, it ends in a bloodbath.
 

PLO Official: Negotiations Will Fail, Time to Take Up Arms

Posted on: January 26th, 2014

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Tawfiq Tirawi is a really bad man, and, like Palestinian leaders over a century, is determined to drag his people into a river of blood.

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Some news stories have a moral subtext, in this case the moral of the story is: better make peace in a hurry with the good Arabs, because the bad Arabs are not far behind. Of course, the bad Arabs are PLO members, while the good Arabs are members of the PLO.
 

PLO Rally Against Peace Talks Used to ‘Motivate’ Israeli Capitulation

Posted on: January 26th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelJerusalem

Protesters said the Kerry agreement is a cover for Israel to speed up settlement and the Judaization of Jerusalem.

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Palestinian Negotiator: Kerry Plan Includes Israeli Withdrawals

Posted on: January 25th, 2014

News & ViewsIsraelGovernment

Israeli negotiators are discussing a series of limited withdrawals linked to progress by the Palestinian Authority in maintaining security, a senior Palestinian official said. The withdrawals are part of a plan for a peace agreement being brokered by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, according to an interview with Yasser Abed Rabbo published in the […]

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Brandeis Paid Former President Reinharz $811,000 for Unused Sabbatical

Posted on: January 25th, 2014

News & ViewsJewish

Brandeis University disclosed that it paid former university president Jehuda Reinharz $811,000 for accumulated sabbatical leave that he never took during his 17-year presidency. The payment was part of a $4.9 million lump sum payment Reinharz received Jan. 2 as deferred compensation, according to a statement issued by Brandeis. The amounts paid were set aside […]

Diagram of Penn Hillel activities
 

J Street, Marginalized in D.C., Leeching into the Hillels

Posted on: January 24th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

J Street brazenly brazenly ignored a firm commitment to Philadelphia's Hillels. There were no consequences.

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Palestinian Islamic Jihad
 

Palestinian Arab Placed on Global Terrorist List by US

Posted on: January 23rd, 2014

News & ViewsEye on Palestine

The U.S. announced it placed a Palestinian Islamic Jihad leader on its global terrorist list.

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