Tag Archives: lawfare

Chanukah Same’ach! Happy Chanukah!

I’m a couple of days late with my Chanukah post but the reason is all good – on Sunday we celebrated the brit of our new grandson and we were still in recovery mode so to speak. 🙂  The baby … Continue reading

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Watch: How Shurat HaDin, the Israel Law Center, wages economic lawfare against terror organizations

I’m sure you have all heard of Adv. Nitsana Darshan-Leitner, the courageous and enterprising Israeli lawyer who, through her NGO Shurat HaDin (The Israel Law Center) has taken the economic fight against terrorism to the doorstep of the terror organizations … Continue reading

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The Rogue’s Gallery at the UN Human Rights Council

In the unlikely event that we might have forgotten what the UN is really about (hint: it is not all sweetness and light, or democracy and peace), here is UN Watch’s Hillel Neuer to remind us, as he reports on … Continue reading

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One man’s victory against BDS

Reader and commenter Jeff left a comment on my last Good News Friday installment which deserves a post of its own. Jeff very courageously took the initiative, when choosing a retirement home, and challenged the home on its support for … Continue reading

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Tisha B’Av 2017- 5777

The fast of Tisha Be’Av, the 9th day of the month of Av, began tonight and will end tomorrow night at sundown. It is the saddest day in the Jewish calendar. As I wrote in a previous Tisha Be’Av post: … 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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