Tag Archives: NGO Monitor

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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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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Ups and downs in the fight against BDS

While antisemitism in Britain is dominating the news, it is in no way the only country with a Jew-hatred problem. And make no mistake, BDS is antisemitism in politically-correct clothing. Sadly there seem to have been several losses as well … Continue reading

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Using “human rights” to slander Israel

Human Wrongs Rights Watch is at least as bad, if not worse, than the Human Wrongs Rights Council of the UN.  They concentrate on Israel’s alleged misdeeds with a microscope, magnify them and broadcast them worldwide, thereby inciting the masses … Continue reading

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Matti Friedman’s analysis of AP’s biased reporting and their boycott of NGO Monitor

Former AP journalist Matti Friedman, who wrote a blistering essay in the summer about AP’s anti-Israel bias, has hit it out of the ball park once again with another long report in The Atlantic online magazine. This time Friedman’s focus … Continue reading

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Amnesty, UNRWA, Israel Apartheid Week – and #BDSFails

Israel Apartheid Week (IAW) (or is that a month? Maybe it should be a permanent item on the calendar, just like at the UN)  is always the pretext for a slew of anti-Israel reports and events by the usual suspects. … Continue reading

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