About: Petra Marquardt-Bigman




Posts by Petra Marquardt-Bigman  (Page 1)
 

Rewarding Palestinian child exploitation: Janna Jihad goes to Congress

https://www.facebook.com/Janna.Jihad/videos/1194023364129085/
Comments
Permalink
Posted by    Sunday, July 28, 2019 at 6:00pm 7/28/2019 at 6:00pm
https://www.facebook.com/Janna.Jihad/videos/1194023364129085/

While the 18th anniversary of the Sbarro pizzeria suicide bombing in Jerusalem on August 9 is approaching, Janna Jihad, a young relative of the terrorist Ahlam Tamimi who planned and helped perpetrate the massacre, is on a US speaking tour.

Janna Jihad is only 13, but she has already been groomed for...

Read More...
 
 
 

Anti-Israel bias at Human Rights Watch (Part 2: Two decades of anti-Zionism)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CGcpWfVZcH4
Comments
Permalink
Posted by    Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 9:00pm 5/18/2019 at 9:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CGcpWfVZcH4

In the first part of my documentation of the bias of Human Rights Watch, I focused on HRW’s “Israel and Palestine Country Director” Omar Shakir.

I demonstrated that, given his long record of anti-Israel activism, it is laughable for HRW to insist that Shakir would be able or even willing to impartially...

Read More...
 
 
 

Anti-Israel bias at Human Rights Watch (Part 1: Omar Shakir)

https://youtu.be/Dn3v-QiYQp8?t=44
Comments
Permalink
Posted by    Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 8:00pm 5/11/2019 at 8:00pm
https://youtu.be/Dn3v-QiYQp8?t=44

Israel has refused to renew a visa for Omar Shakir of Human Rights Watch (HRW) to remain in Israel as a human rights worker, based on his long history of anti-Israel activism. This has caused a storm of controversy and lawsuits, leading to the fair question: Is Shakir entitled to a...

Read More...
 
 
 

Word Crimes: Left-wing Israel Studies faculty try to silence scholars deemed too pro-Israel

Comments
Permalink
Posted by    Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 8:00pm 5/2/2019 at 8:00pm

A fierce backlash was perhaps all but inevitable when a recently published special issue of the academic journal Israel Studies provided a powerful counterpoint to the incessant delegitimization of the world’s only Jewish state.

Under the title “Word Crimes: Reclaiming the Language of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict,” the volume (co-edited by Legal Insurrection contributor Professor...

Read More...
 
 
 

Media should stop whitewashing Ahed Tamimi’s terror-supporting family

Comments
Permalink
Posted by    Monday, December 25, 2017 at 8:30pm 12/25/2017 at 8:30pm

The Tamimis of Nabi Saleh have been working hard to incite a “third intifada” for many years.

As I have documented previously, one of their favorite tactics is sending their...

Read More...
 
 
 

Issa Amro is no “Palestinian Gandhi”

https://twitter.com/Issaamro/status/913137373004877825
Comments
Permalink
Posted by    Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 7:00pm 10/22/2017 at 7:00pm
https://twitter.com/Issaamro/status/913137373004877825

For years, the Palestinian activist Issa Amro has told credulous journalists that he is “inspired by Gandhi” and firmly committed to “non-violent resistance.”

One of the most recent examples is a puff piece by the Washington Post’s Ishaan Tharoor, who descri...

Read More...
 
 
 

Al Jazeera’s ‘Palestinian Supermom’ Manal Tamimi spreads antisemitic incitement on social media

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2017/08/palestinian-supermom-170815125403131.html
Comments
Permalink
Posted by    Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 7:15am 8/23/2017 at 7:15am
http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2017/08/palestinian-supermom-170815125403131.html

“How to be a Palestinian supermom” is the title of a recently released Al Jazeera article and video.

The “Palestinian supermom” featured in the video is Manal Tamimi, a member of the Tamimi clan from Nabih Saleh. The Tamimi clan is quite notorious.

(more…)

 
 
 

Bassem Tamimi and the Use of Children as Political Props

http://bassemtamimi2015speakingtour.weebly.com/
Comments
Permalink
Posted by    Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 10:00am 9/3/2015 at 10:00am
http://bassemtamimi2015speakingtour.weebly.com/

Just a week before the prominent Palestinian activist leader Bassem al-Tamimi embarks on a month-long speaking tour in the U.S., he and his family attracted massive media attention when a clip of one of the clashes they provoked with the IDF went viral.

The Tamimis are used to sympathetic media coverage, including a fawning New...

Read More...