About: Miriam Elman

Miriam F. Elman is an associate professor of political science at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University, where she is a research director in the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration.




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Israeli Leftist Activist Under Investigation for Self-Confessed Beating of Palestinian

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Posted by    Friday, June 23, 2017 at 5:30pm 6/23/2017 at 5:30pm
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What happens when an Israeli leftist activist confesses publicly to beating a Palestinian in order to prove how bad Israel is?

In this case, described below, the activist finds himself the subject of an investigation because he either is lying to damage Israel, or telling the truth, in which case he’s a...

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Palestinians Launch New Bid to Usurp Jewish Holy Sites via UNESCO

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 2:30pm 6/20/2017 at 2:30pm

The Palestinian Authority (PA) is asking the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) World Heritage Committee to register the Old City of Hebron, including the Cave of...

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Six-Day War Day 6 — War Ends

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Posted by    Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 6:30pm 6/10/2017 at 6:30pm
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Note: This is the final in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War, which ran from June 4. Prior posts: 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of WarSix-Day War Day 1 — War BeginsSix-Day War Day 2 — At the Gates of Jerusalem’s Old CitySix-Day War Day 3 — “The...

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Six-Day War Day 5 — Golan Heights are Captured

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Posted by    Friday, June 9, 2017 at 6:30pm 6/9/2017 at 6:30pm
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Note: This is the fifth in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War, which will run through tomorrow (Saturday, June 10). Prior posts: 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of WarSix-Day War Day 1 — War Begins; Six-Day War Day 2 — At the Gates of Jerusalem’s Old City; 

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Six-Day War Day 4 — Egypt and Jordan Defeated

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Posted by    Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 8:30pm 6/8/2017 at 8:30pm
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Note: This is the third in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War, which will run through Saturday, June 10. Prior posts: 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of WarSix-...

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Six-Day War Day 3 — “The Temple Mount is in Our Hands”

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 9:00pm 6/7/2017 at 9:00pm
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Note: This is the third in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War, which will run through Saturday, June 10. Prior posts: 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of WarSix-Day War Day 1 — War Begins; Six-Day War Day 2: At the Gates of Jerusalem’s Old City.

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Six-Day War Day 2 — At the Gates of Jerusalem’s Old City

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 9:00pm 6/6/2017 at 9:00pm
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Note: This is the second in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War, which will run through Saturday, June 10. Prior posts: 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of WarSix-Day War Day 1 — War Begins.

Yesterday, a surprise aerial attack on the Egyptian Air Force set the stage for some ...

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Six-Day War Day 1 – War Begins

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Posted by    Monday, June 5, 2017 at 8:30pm 6/5/2017 at 8:30pm
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Note: This post is the first in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War. Starting Monday June 5 and concluding on Saturday June 10, we will cover each night the war as the events happened in 1967.  For a prelude, see

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50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of War

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Posted by    Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 8:30pm 6/4/2017 at 8:30pm
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Note: This post is a prelude to our daily re-created coverage of the Six Day War. Starting Monday, June 5, we will cover each night the war as the events happened in 1967.

The Six-Day War, the fiftieth anniversary of which takes places tomorrow on June 5, 2017, is “one of history’s...

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Another Ryerson Univ BDS Scandal: Jewish Student Prohibited from Placement with pro-Israel Toronto Jewish Agencies

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 11:30am 5/30/2017 at 11:30am

We’ve written before about Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada in connection to BDS and virulently anti-Israel activism crossing over into flagrant antisemitism and creating a toxic environment for Jews, Anti-Israel protest disrupts vote to support Holocaust Education Week at Ryerson U.

In that earlier post we highlighted how several groups of Ryerson...

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Jerusalem Day 2017 – Movie “In Our Hands” Brings Liberation of Jerusalem to Life

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Posted by    Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 10:00am 5/24/2017 at 10:00am

Today (May 24th) is Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day).

The newest addition to the Jewish calendar and an Israeli national holiday, Jerusalem Day is held on the 28th day of the Hebrew month of Iyar—six weeks after the Passover seder and one week before the eve of the holiday of Shavuot.

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FIFA Kicks Decision on Israel’s Settlement Soccer Teams To 2018

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Posted by    Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 11:00am 5/14/2017 at 11:00am
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On Thursday May 11, at the 67th FIFA Congress in Manama, Bahrain the Palestinian Football Association (PFA) and its supporters of vehemently anti-Israel ‘human rights’ organizations lost...

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Will FIFA Kick Israel Out of World Football?

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Posted by    Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 11:00am 5/7/2017 at 11:00am
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Next week at the annual FIFA Council and Congress to be held in Manama, Bahrain, member states are expected to deliberate and vote on a set of recommendations that include having the IFA (Israeli Football Association) thrown out of the organization.

FIFA—International Federation of Association Football—is the governing body of international soccer....

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Three Israeli Paratroopers Reenact Their Iconic 1967 Western Wall Liberation Photo

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Posted by    Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 10:30am 4/30/2017 at 10:30am

Last week, the three Israeli paratroopers whose images were photographed as they stood in silent awe in front of Jerusalem’s Western Wall (the Kotel) shortly after its capture during the Six-Day War returned to the Old City to remember the moment and

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Teens Honored for Objecting to School Assignment to Defend Hitler’s Genocide Against Jews

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Posted by    Monday, April 24, 2017 at 5:30pm 4/24/2017 at 5:30pm
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On February 15 two 17-year-old central NY high school students—Jordan April and Archer Shurtliff—raised objections to a homework assignment in which they were required to either oppose or defend the extermination of Jews.

Their teacher, Oswego County High School teacher Michael DeNobile, asked them to

write an internal memorandum within the highest ranking...

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Jewish Voice for Peace Passover Haggadah: “Next Year in al-Quds!”

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Posted by    Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 10:55am 4/9/2017 at 10:55am

Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) is a non-Jewish organization that undermines the fight against, and enables, antisemitism by legitimizing and mainstreaming the anti-Israel movement’s assault on Jewish identity.

JVP presents itself as a social justice organization committed to non-violence and peace. But as we’ve documented in dozens of posts, its tactics and...

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Fliers Call to End “Jewish Privilege” at U. Illinois

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Posted by    Monday, April 3, 2017 at 7:00pm 4/3/2017 at 7:00pm

Several weeks ago a series of fliers appeared on the campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC).

Most of the hateful fliers disparaged American Jews as privileged whites and connected this alleged ‘Jewish privilege’ to social injustice in...

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