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Vigil for Victims of Rasmea Odeh outside her appearance at Northwestern U

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 15, 2017 at 10:15pm 5/15/2017 at 10:15pm

Rasmea Odeh recently pleaded guilty to immigration fraud, for failing to disclose on her immigration applications her 1970 conviction and imprisonment in Israel for a 1969 supermarket bombing that killed two Hebrew University students, Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner.

Rasmea concocted a defense that she falsely answered the questions because she was...

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Video: Justice, At Last, for Rasmea Odeh (#Justice4Rasmea)

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 12, 2017 at 7:00pm 5/12/2017 at 7:00pm

As you may be aware, Rasmieh (Rasmea) Odeh pleaded guilty on April 25, 2017 to one count of unlawfully obtaining naturalization. In the plea agreement, Rasmea admitted she knowingly had lied, among other ways, by denying ever having been convicted or imprisoned.

In fact, Rasmea was convicted in Israel in 1970 of...

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Remembering the Victims of Palestinian Terror on Israel Memorial Day

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 1, 2017 at 2:30pm 5/1/2017 at 2:30pm
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Today is Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day in which Israelis stop to remember the 23,169 fallen soldiers and victims of terror.

An estimated 1.5 million Israelis visited cemeteries.

A siren was heard throughout the country, and people came to a standstill on highways, in markets, and elsewhere to stand in silence.

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VIDEO: Terror victim’s brother says Rasmea Odeh supporters “have to eat their words”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 2:30pm 4/26/2017 at 2:30pm
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Yesterday Rasmea Odeh pled guilty to immigration fraud for failing to disclose when she came to the U.S., among other things, that she was convicted in 1970 of the bombing of the Supersol supermarket in Jerusalem that killed two Hebrew University students, Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner.

A second bomb planted in...

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Rasmea Odeh pleads guilty to immigration fraud

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 2:55pm 4/25/2017 at 2:55pm

This afternoon in federal court in Detroit Rasmea Odeh pleaded guilty, as expected, to immigration fraud. She received no jail time, but will be deported and stripped of her U.S. citizenship, which she fraudulently obtained. The plea agreement (pdf. here) is embedded at the bottom of this post.

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Can’t make this up: Soon-to-be-deported convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh protests United Airlines

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 10:00pm 4/13/2017 at 10:00pm
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Rasmea Odeh was convicted of a 1969 bombing of a supermarket in Jerusalem that killed two Hebrew University students, Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner. She also was convicted in the attempted bombing of the British Consulate.

Contrary to what her supporters say, there’s overwhelming evidence of her participation in both bombings, including...

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Memorial Service held for Victims of Rasmea Odeh, as Jewish Voice for Peace celebrates her

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 7:00pm 4/2/2017 at 7:00pm

We have covered the case of Rasmea Odeh for the past two and one half years.

Rasmea was convicted of the 1969 supermarket bombing in Jerusalem that killed Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner.

The evidence against Rasmea was overwhelming, and has become even more so with recent video interviews with her co-conspirators who...

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Jewish Voice for Peace Featured Speakers List a “Who’s Who” of Israel haters

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 7:30pm 3/28/2017 at 7:30pm

“Jewish Voice for Peace” bills itself as a Jewish pro-peace organization.

But JVP is not a Jewish organization. At most it claims to support “Jewish traditions of social justice” as set forth on its 2016 listing of

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Rasmea Odeh was offered similar plea deal three years ago – why is she taking it now?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 5:00pm 3/26/2017 at 5:00pm

We reported recently on the plea deal convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh has accepted in her immigration fraud case, Terrorist Rasmea Odeh cops plea deal, to leave country. Her retrial was scheduled for late May 2017.

The immigration criminal charge resulted from Rasmea’s failure to disclose her conviction and imprisonment in Israeli in 1970...

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Statement from family of Leon Kanner on Rasmea Odeh plea deal

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 7:00pm 3/25/2017 at 7:00pm

Earlier we reported that Palestinian terrorist Rasmea Odeh had agreed to a plea deal in her immigration fraud case, Terrorist Rasmea Odeh cops plea deal, to leave country.

Under that plea deal, Rasmea would avoid prison time, but would require her to forfeit her U.S. citizenship and be deported (likely to Jordan initially). Her plea...

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Statement from family of Edward Joffe on Rasmea Odeh plea deal

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 24, 2017 at 2:20pm 3/24/2017 at 2:20pm

Yesterday we reported that Palestinian terrorist Rasmea Odeh had agreed to a plea deal in her immigration fraud case, Terrorist Rasmea Odeh cops plea deal, to leave country.

Under that plea deal, Rasmea would avoid prison time, but would require her to forfeit her U.S. citizenship and be deported (likely to Jordan initially). Her...

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Terrorist Rasmea Odeh cops plea deal, to leave country

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 8:51pm 3/23/2017 at 8:51pm

Rasmea Odeh, whose case we have been covering for over two years, has agreed to a plea deal according to her defense committee. That deal will avoid prison for her immigration fraud, but she will leave the country and surrender her citizenship.

The Rasmea Defense Committee issued as statement on the deal,...

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Report: Jewish Voice for Peace blocks memorial for Rasmea Odeh victims

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 20, 2017 at 8:33pm 3/20/2017 at 8:33pm

Rasmea Odeh, a military member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, was convicted in 1970 in Israel for the 1969 bombing of the SuperSol supermarket that killed two Hebrew University students, Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner. Rasmea also was convicted of the attempted bombing of the British consulate.

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Vienna Hotels Canceling BDS Events

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 2:00pm 3/16/2017 at 2:00pm
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Hotel Kaiserwasser and Hotel Regina in Vienna, Austria, have canceled a BDS event by a British-Palestinian lawyer. News agency Heute.at reported that Hotel Kaiserwasser canceled the event due to charges of antisemitism and one employee received threats by the Jewish community. Some have disputed this:

“Nonsense,” said Raimund Fastenbauer, general-secretary of the...

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Rasmea Odeh Prosecutors: Departure of U.S. Atty will have no effect on case

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 13, 2017 at 6:35pm 3/13/2017 at 6:35pm

Rasmea Odeh is scheduled for re-trial on immigration fraud charges in Mary 2017.

For background on the case, see this recent summary.

The U.S. Attorney for the E...

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Jewish Voice for Peace’s long embrace of convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 8:15pm 3/12/2017 at 8:15pm

Rasmea Odeh will be a featured speaker at the 2017 annual meeting of Jewish Voice for Peace in Chicago, March 31st – April 2nd.

The invitation has created controversy, particularly after Rasmea’s involvement in the March 8, 2017, International Women’s Strike and Day Without A Woman created widespread media attention.

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Day Without a Woman March Closing Schools

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 6, 2017 at 6:30pm 3/6/2017 at 6:30pm
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Some schools across the country will close on March 8,  the same day as the Day Without a Woman March, due to concerns they’ll be short-staffed.

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro schools in North Carolina will close. Durham Public Schools may close but have not reached a final decision. Chapel Hill-Carrboro Superintendent Jim Causby...

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