Category Archives: Lawfare and Delegitimization

Some schadenfreude to start the week

It’s always nice to start the week with good news, so you might like this schadenfreude post. Ever since Donald Trump was elected President of the United States, he and his diplomatic team (UN Ambassador Nikki Haley and National Security … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Despite it all, the terrorism and hatred and simmering violence that we have seen in the last weeks, we are now approaching Sukkot, the happiest of our festivals. But first we have Shabbat in between, so I bring you this … Continue reading

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Turning the tables Part II: US Rejecting the Palestinian right of return, defunding UNRWA

The basis of the Palestinians’ grievance against Israel is their claim to their “right of return” to what was once “Palestine”.  Their demand is claimed not only for the original half-million or so refugees of 1948, but – uniquely for … Continue reading

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Who will rid us of this troublesome Corbyn?

Jeremy Corbyn has never heard of the adage that when you’re in a hole, stop digging. Every time we think he has hit rock bottom he digs a little further. The antisemitism row in Labour has now reached epic proportions … Continue reading

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What is Corbyn’s problem with antisemitism?

By now no one can doubt that the Labour Party has become institutionally antisemitic, even if many individual members are not, and are in fact supportive of the Jews and even Israel. But the stink comes from the head as … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The trouble with Labour under Corbyn – an open letter to sympathetic non-Jewish friends

Since I wrote my post a couple of weeks ago about the anger aroused by Jeremy Corbyn’s refusal to adopt the full version of the IHRA definition of antisemitism, matters have become even more heated. The level of anger, not … Continue reading

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