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Bibi beware

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 10:25am
http://youtu.be/kNHR1tcDfpU

There are more apparent rifts between Israel and the U.S. administration, this time over an interruption of Hellfire missiles at the request of the White House and State Department.

Normal channels apparently were followed, but the administration reportedly has its nose out of joint because the U.S. has been sidelined as Israel...

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AACONS Interviews Michael Rubin and Chloé Valdary

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 7:30pm
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[WAJ NOTE: I have been interviewed on African American Conservatives Blog Talk Radio multiple times. AACONS has a weekly podcast with some very interesting guests. AACONS will begin posting their weekly podcasts at Legal Insurrection. (Legal Insurrection has written extensively about one of the guests in this podcast, Chloé Valdary.) ]

Guests:...

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Another Gaza truce countdown (Live Video and Updates)(Breaking – New truce after rocket fire?)

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 1:04pm
Hamas Ceasefire

The current 72-hour Gaza truce expires at 5 p.m. Eastern today.

There are completely mixed signals being reported as to whether there is progress on a longer-term ceasefire, and if not, whether Hamas will attack again when the current truce expires.

We will update as events clarify, and you can follow at the...

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“Yarmulke March” planned for Copenhagen to protest anti-Semitic violence

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 11:06am
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For years we have been documenting the rise of anti-Semitic violence in Europe masquerading as anti-Zionism, in a coalition of Islamists and Leftists in places like Malmö, Sweden.

Copenhagen, Denmark also has this history, so much so that the small (6,000-8,000) Jewish community all but stopped showing Jewish symbols in public. In...

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Another biased anti-Israel U.N. investigative committee formed

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 9:44am
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The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has decided that Israel’s self-defense needs to be investigated. (Note in the UN”s announcement the words “Hamas” and “rockets” are nowhere to be found.) After Operation Cast Lead the UNHRC picked a panel of four individuals, all of whom had prejudged Israel’s guilt. The...

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“Death to Jews” at The Hague, and Nazi in Chicago

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 6:33pm
http://youtu.be/3o443KJiBTU

On July 26, we reported on anti-Semitic protests that had taken place in The Hague in which Death to Jews was shouted to the dismay of local officials.

This video of ISIS supporters shouting Death to Jews was posted on June 24. It’s not clear if it was the same protest,...

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“Sweden ever so quickly has gone from so-called anti-Zionism to open anti-Semitism”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 1:08pm
http://www.thelocal.se/20140707/man-sweden-flag-assault-israel

Less than a week ago we wrote about how The anti-Semitic shame of Malmö, Sweden continues with attack on Rabbi.

It’s part of an outburst of open, unabashed anti-Semitism throughout Europe and the world, but particularly Europe, under the mask of opposition to Israel’s...

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Hamas breaches truce, fires rockets into Israel (Live Updates and Video)

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 9:45pm
Rockets fired from Gaza civilian area at Israel

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Official reports from Israel indicate that at least two rockets were fired into Israel hours before the truce ended at 8 a.m. (Israel time) Friday.

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NY Mag claim that Hamas not involved in Israeli teens kidnapping falls apart some more

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 2:18pm
Kidnapped Israeli Teens

One of the enduring claims related to the Gaza war is that pushed by New York Magazine author Katie Zavadski in a viral article originally titled: “It Turns Out Hamas Didn’t Kidnap and Kill 3 Israeli Teens After All (link goes to updated version, not original)(screenshot via Seth Frantzman):

That claim gave rise to the...

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About Second-Guessing Israel on Hamas

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 12:21pm
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reportedly told the U.S. Ambassador to Israel “not to ever second guess me again” when it comes to Hamas, after Hamas’ refusal and eventual breach of ceasefire agreements.

Did he have a point?

The international community in its zeal to solve the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians makes plenty...

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Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionism — A distinction in theory, but not in practice

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 1:15pm
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As part of my continuing (but relatively new) effort to gain exposure to new audiences, I have a guest column today at The Hill, Anti-Semitism flares up with Gaza crisis.

How timely given the events just...

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Meet The Eight Members of Congress Who Voted Against the Iron Dome Bill

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 2:13pm
Iron Dome Firing IDF

Last week, Congress expedited a bill that gave $225 million to Israel for their missile defense system known as the Iron Dome. The bill passed through the House with a vote of 395-8 and was quickly passed through the Senate.

According to CBS News:

The money will go to restocking Israel’s Iron Dome, which has...

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Now starts the long task of unwinding the web of anti-Israel Gaza lies

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 8:58am
http://youtu.be/a9iiyhoGK08

We’ve been here before.

The Jenin Massacre that wasn’t.

The Pallywood industry of deception.

And a Western media that laps it all up without question when hostilities are active, and only in some cases bothers to look back later as the facts come out.

In the current Gaza conflict, one of the biggest talking points,...

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Reports from Egypt: Hamas agrees to 72-hour Gaza truce (Live Updates and Video)

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 4, 2014 at 2:33pm
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Breaking reports out of Egypt indicate that the various “Palestinian factions” have agreed to a 72-hour unconditional truce.

This was the original Egyptian proposal which was rejected by Hamas more than two weeks and over 1000 lives ago.

Israel reportedly will agree, as it has...

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For Hamas ceasefires are just tactical

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 4, 2014 at 8:35am
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Last week’s ceasefire between Israel and Hamas prompted a number of similarly themed observations.

Similar tweets appeared here and here and here and here.

What did Hamas...

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Finnish reporter confirms rocket fire from hospital but furious people quoted her

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 11:04am
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We reported on the Finnish reporter who disclosed that there was rocket fire from just behind Gaza’s main hospital, Hamas hides in, under and around Gaza’s main hospital, and the media covers it up (Video):

Also, a rocket attack was conducted from the “backyard” of the hospital at 2 o’clock in the...

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“Angry Black Woman” to anti-Israel activists: Stop pilfering civil rights legacy for your “repugnant agenda”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 9:00pm
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Stoking racial tension against Israel has been a foundation of the Boycott, Divest and Sanctions movement in the U.S.

One pro-Israel student is having none of it.

Chloé Simone Valdary is an outspoken pro-Israel student, who is a shining star in the fight against BDS on campus.

She is so effective that, during a recent pro-Israel...

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