Category Archives: Lawfare and Delegitimization

They just can’t help themselves: Predictably violent reactions to Donald Trump’s Jerusalem declaration

The reactions to Donald Trump’s historic speech recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel were as predictable as they were outrageous and violent. In this post I will record only the civilian protests and anti-Israel violence: Inside Israel: The Palestinians … Continue reading

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Trump to announce recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

After holding our collective breath over the last couple of days, it emerged – without much fanfare from the American side – that Donald Trump has not quite refused to sign the waiver permitting the US to retain its embassy … Continue reading

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Kaf Tet beNovember: 70 years since UN Resolution 181

Today 29th November, or as it is quirkily called in Hebrew “kaf tet beNovember”, is the 70th anniversary of the fateful UN Resolution 181 which aimed to partition Palestine and created a Jewish area and an Arab area.  As we … Continue reading

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The new antisemitism? Or extreme political correctness?

Linda Sarsour is an extreme leftist, “progressive” American activist with a nasty history of supporting terror and antisemitism cloaked as anti-Zionism.  The latest saga in which she has become involved is her invitation by New York’s New School to speak … Continue reading

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The UN – here we go again

It was action replay time at the UN General Assembly last week, as the UN lived down to our expectations and voted to condemn Israel 9 times: GENEVA, Nov. 10, 2017 – The U.N. General Assembly will condemn Israel nine times … Continue reading

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The unpretty story of Priti Patel

For a change of pace, the latest Israel-related scandal to hit British politics involves the Conservatives:  Priti Patel, a Conservative MP and Secretary of State for International Development, is in hot water for having had unscheduled meetings with Israeli politicians … Continue reading

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