Posts by William A. Jacobson  (Page 3)
 

Twice rejected, Hawaii goes to court AGAIN to halt Trump Travel Order implementation

http://www.nbcnews.com/video/trump-signs-executive-order-rolling-back-obama-era-climate-change-policy-908435523922
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Posted by    Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 6:30pm 7/8/2017 at 6:30pm
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We previously wrote how the State of Hawaii (with co-plaintiff Dr. Ismail Elshikh) struck out in Hawaii federal court and in the 9th Circuit, in seeking “clarification” of how Trump’s Travel Order No. 2 was to be implemented in light of the prior court injunctions and the Supreme Court’s substantial overruling...

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9th Circuit DENIES Hawaii request for Emergency Injunction over Trump Travel Order

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Posted by    Friday, July 7, 2017 at 7:06pm 7/7/2017 at 7:06pm

The 9th Circuit just issued an Order denying the State of Hawaii’s Emergency Motion for an Injunction. For details on the motion, see our post earlier today, Hawaii seeks injunction from 9th Circuit...

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Hawaii seeks injunction from 9th Circuit to halt Trump application of SCOTUS Travel Ruling

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Posted by    Friday, July 7, 2017 at 3:25pm 7/7/2017 at 3:25pm
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Last night a District Court judge denied the State of Hawaii’s emergency motion to “clarify” how the Trump administration is applying the Supreme Court’s ruling on Travel Order No. 2.

See my post last night, Judge Denies Hawaii request to halt Trump admin interpretation of SCOTUS Travel Order ruling. The District Court judge...

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UNESCO to Jewish History: Drop Dead

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Posted by    Friday, July 7, 2017 at 10:00am 7/7/2017 at 10:00am

We have been covering the ongoing Palestinian attempt to expunge the Jewish connection to Jerusalem and Hebron, as part of what properly should be called a Cultural Jihad against the Jews.

This Cultural Jihad demonstrates that the Palestinians are not interested in peace, instead clinging to religious war. So what is happening...

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Judge Denies Hawaii request to halt Trump admin interpretation of SCOTUS Travel Order ruling

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Posted by    Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 10:55pm 7/6/2017 at 10:55pm

The State of Hawaii sought an emergency ruling from the Hawaii federal judge whose original injunction against Trump Travel Order No. 2 was mostly overturned by the Supreme Court.

We covered the emergency request in our post, Hawaii seeks injunction against Trump admin interpretation of SCOTUS Travel Order ruling. The main issue was...

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This is what Fake News looks like: Polish First Lady “passes over” Trump handshake

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Posted by    Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 4:05pm 7/6/2017 at 4:05pm

A misleading video clip of Donald Trump supposedly being passed over for a handshake by the First Lady of Poland is sweeping the internet. In fact, there was a handshake a couple...

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Indian PM Modi meets Israeli child survivor of Mumbai Terror Attacks

https://twitter.com/narendramodi/status/882634889257926656
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Posted by    Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 7:00pm 7/5/2017 at 7:00pm
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In late November 2008, 10 Pakistani terrorists launched one of the most brazen terrorist attacks ever, in the Indian city of Mumbai.

By the time it was over, 164 people were killed in multiple locations, including Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus railway station, Leopold Café, Taj Mahal Palace & Tower Hotel, Oberoi Trident Hotel, Metro...

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UNESCO aids and abets Palestinian attempt to steal Jewish historical identity

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 10:30am 7/5/2017 at 10:30am

Prof. Miriam Elman has extensively covered how the Palestinians, through UNESCO, are trying to steal Jewish historical identity.

The latest move, expected to go to a vote any day, is the attempt to reclassify the Cave (or Tomb) of the Patriarchs in Hebron as a Palestinian site, Palestinians Launch New Bid to Usurp...

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It’s not true that you always remember your first

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 8:00pm 7/4/2017 at 8:00pm

A relative was going through some old family files today, and found a clipping of a letter to the editor in the local newspaper that appeared on December 12, 1974. He texted me a photo of it.

The title was “Irony at UN?”

It was written by me. I was 15 at...

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The ultimate Independence Day guitar riff

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 12:00pm 7/4/2017 at 12:00pm
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You remember Lane Pittman?

We covered how he was arrested for playing the Star Spangled Banner on July 4, 2015, on the street outside his friend’s house in Neptune Beach, near Jacksonville, Florida man arrested for playing Star Spangled Banner on 4th of July rejects plea deal.

How great was this...

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Smear campaign against Dana Loesch over NRA video

https://www.nratv.com/series/freedoms-safest-place/episode/freedoms-safest-place-season-2-episode-2-the-violence-of-lies
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Posted by    Monday, July 3, 2017 at 9:00pm 7/3/2017 at 9:00pm
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Dana Loesch, a TV and talk show host who frequently appears in NRA videos, is the victim of a vicious smear campaign after she appeared in a video called “The Violence of Lies.” The video was released on June 12 on the NRA Facebook page.

The attacks on Loesch assert that Loesch’s...

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Practicing anti-Semitism is stressful! “Dyke March Chicago” fundraising for “self-care retreat”

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Posted by    Monday, July 3, 2017 at 7:30pm 7/3/2017 at 7:30pm
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On June 24, 2017, Jews who carried a Jewish LGBT Pride flag with a Star of David on it at the “Dyke March Chicago” were singled out by organizers and kicked out of the event, which was held on public property.

The actions were anti-Semitic despite claims by the organizers they were only “anti-Zionist,” as...

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She’s got it all

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Posted by    Monday, July 3, 2017 at 7:00am 7/3/2017 at 7:00am

J. writes:

From tolerant, liberal, peaceful, patriotic Charlottesville.

Happy Independence Day.

I like this juxtaposition: “I’ll believe corporations are people when Texas executes one of them” just above a “PEACE” bumper sticker (in the style of the COEXIST bumper stickers).

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NY Times Editorial Board Emits Primal Scream Over Neil Gorsuch

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Posted by    Sunday, July 2, 2017 at 8:35pm 7/2/2017 at 8:35pm

For the Editorial Board of the NY Times, these are not the best of times, but the worst of times.

But more than anything, for the Times Editorial Board, it is the age of foolishness and the season of Darkness. [h/t Charles Dickens] Trump *literally* has driven them insane.

The Editorial blaming Sarah...

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Reader Poll: Has Trump gone too far with CNN beat down Tweet?

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Posted by    Sunday, July 2, 2017 at 10:45am 7/2/2017 at 10:45am
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Has he “finally” gone too far?

Or is he simply manipulating the conversation?

Or both?

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Criminal Complaint filed after BDS disrupts Humboldt University (Berlin) speech

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Posted by    Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 7:00pm 7/1/2017 at 7:00pm
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The anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement is becoming increasingly violent. We have seen this in the U.S. through frequent physical disruptions of Israel-related events.

Indeed, as I have documented many times, disruption of Israel-related events was a precursor to the more general campus intolerance we are seeing at places such as...

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Unlikely lower courts learned a lesson from SCOTUS slap down on Trump Travel Order

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Posted by    Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 7:30am 7/1/2017 at 7:30am

On Tuesday, June 27, 2017, I was a guest on the Bill Tucker Show on Newsmax TV.

The topic was the Supreme Court ruling on Trump Travel Order No. 2, including my posts SCOTUS reinstates substantially all of Trump Travel Order and SCOTUS Travel Order ruling was “slap down” of lower courts and progressives.

The...

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