Category Archives: Boycotts and BDS

Good News Friday – pre-Purim edition

It’s almost Purim and the atmosphere here in Israel is gearing up for the festivities. For days now, all we’ve heard from the school across the street are Purim songs played on the loudspeaker system at break time. Unfortunately, the … Continue reading

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Some Schadenfreude for the week of Purim

The Israel-haters on campus are notorious for shutting down any pro-Israel speech or even neutral-on-Israel speech. We are seeing this at the moment in Israel Apartheid Week events and all the BDS-sponsored riots and mayhem whenever an Israeli speaker comes … Continue reading

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The terrorist behind the women’s anti-Trump march

I previously mentioned Linda Sarsour in connection with the anti-Trump women’s march, of which she was one of the organizers, noting that she is a Sharia-promoting, anti-Israel activist. She was also mentioned in a more positive manner in my previous … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

I must apologize for having been offline for most of this week, due to a combination of new grandchild exhaustion (there’s a reason why parents are young and grandparents aren’t!) and a touch of flu. Nevertheless I don’t want to … Continue reading

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Alan Dershowitz rips apart BDS

I’ve posted many times about BDS as well as ways to counteract it, and I think most of us understand what it is and what it’s malign intentions are. Nevertheless it’s always good to have our views confirmed, especially by … Continue reading

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NGO Monitor Conference on the ICC – to cooperate or not to cooperate? (Updated)

I had the privilege of attending the NGO Monitor Conference on the Future of the ICC which took place at Bar Ilan University on Monday. (Update: I have inserted the improved-quality video of the debate below). It was a fascinating … Continue reading

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