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Anti-Israel groups lock down planning for disruption inside Christians United For Israel Summit

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 7, 2019 at 9:50pm 7/7/2019 at 9:50pm

Last week, we covered the June 22 planning meeting and joint effort of four anti-Israel groups — Friends of Sabeel North America (FOSNA), American Muslims for Palestine (AMP), Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP), and U.S. Campaign for Palestinian Rights (USCPR) — to protest the massive annual summit of Christians United for...

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Investigation: Anti-Israel groups plan disruption of Christians United for Israel Annual Summit

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 30, 2019 at 8:20pm 6/30/2019 at 8:20pm
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On July 7-9, 2019, the largest pro-Israel organization in the United States, Christians United For Israel (CUFI), will hold its annual Summit in Washington, D.C.  Thousands of CUFI attendees will gather inside the Walter E. Washington Convention Center to hear from speakers such as Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of...

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Students Protest Oberlin College Commencement Speaker From Apple

http://fox8.com/2016/11/18/oberlin-college-professors-home-vandalized-horrific-note-left-on-door/
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 8:00am 6/4/2019 at 8:00am
http://fox8.com/2016/11/18/oberlin-college-professors-home-vandalized-horrific-note-left-on-door/

The underlying message of a protest like this is that the protesters believe they are more important than the graduation ceremony. It’s a selfish act. Also, be sure to check our continuing coverage of Gibson Bakery vs. Oberlin.

The Chronicle reports:

Oberlin College students protest commencement speaker

During the Oberlin College commencement speech led...

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

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 8:00pm 5/11/2019 at 8:00pm
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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...

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Among the far-left, Islamists, and violent white supremacists, anti-Israel antisemitism is the common theme

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 29, 2019 at 3:00pm 4/29/2019 at 3:00pm
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It’s not like we haven’t been warning about this for the ten-plus years Legal Insurrection has been in existence. We have.

In posts too numerous to link, we have warned that the anti-Israel movement, including anti-Zionist and far left-wing Jews, has been so relentlessly demonizing and dehumanizing Israel that they were...

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VIDEO: Cornell Student Assembly Rejects BDS

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 8:55pm 4/11/2019 at 8:55pm
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Germany to deport Palestinian terrorist Rasmea Odeh at urging of U.S. Ambassador Richard Grenell

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 15, 2019 at 7:00pm 3/15/2019 at 7:00pm

When Rasmea Odeh was deported to Jordan by the U.S. government for immigration fraud in September 2017, it was uncertain whether we would hear from her again.

Who is Rasmea Odeh?

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Is it any surprise anti-Israel Rep. Rashida Tlaib was funded by Soros-group before running for Congress?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4P62NNleQ0
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 10, 2019 at 5:30pm 3/10/2019 at 5:30pm
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In her 2017 financial disclosure forms, Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) revealed that she received a “Leadership in Government” fellowship, and the source of this funding was later revealed to be George Soros’ Open Society.

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Confirmed Again: “Survey reveals clear link between BDS and Jew-hate”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 3:00pm 1/31/2019 at 3:00pm
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There is a growing recognition that the so-called Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel is just a new form of the oldest hate, antisemitism.

We have documented here many times how BDS has a direct connection to the anti-Jewish boycotts in the 1920s and 1930s in the then British Mandate...

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Prof. Miriam Elman appointed Executive Director of Academic Engagement Network

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 6:35pm 1/24/2019 at 6:35pm

Syracuse University Professor Miriam Elman has been covering the anti-Israel movement for Legal Insurrection since her first Guest Post on November 9, 2014. Since then, Miriam has published over 150 posts.

Wait, wut, we’re coming up on Miriam’s 5th Anniversary at LI next November?

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Israeli company files discrimination claim under NY and CA law against Airbnb over ‘West Bank’ policy

https://www.facebook.com/airbnb/videos/302972220430074/
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 26, 2018 at 4:00pm 11/26/2018 at 4:00pm
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Airbnb recently announced that it no longer would list homes for rent in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria (the “West Bank”).

Airbnb apparently singled out only Jewish-owned homes, and would continue to list homes in Arab communities in the West Bank.

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Airbnb to boycott Jews living in the ‘West Bank’

http://www.oliverandsons.com/2014716new-airbnb-logo-our-thoughts/
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 19, 2018 at 9:33pm 11/19/2018 at 9:33pm
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Airbnb has been under a sustained pressure campaign by anti-Israeli activist groups to cease listing homes and apartments for rent in Israeli Jewish settlements in Judea and Samaria (the “West Bank”).

The area was ethnically cleansed of Jews by the Jordanians after Jordan captured the area in Israel’s War of Independence. The...

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Germany’s Leftist NGO Cancels Award to Women’s March Over Anti-Semitism

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 12, 2018 at 11:00am 11/12/2018 at 11:00am
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The Friedrich Ebert Foundation, a leading left-wing German think tank, has called off its plans to honor the Woman’s March USA over allegations of antisemitism. Two leaders of the group, Linda Sarsour and Tamika Mallory, have not shied away from displaying their affection for notorious anti-Semite and racist Louis Farrakhan.

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Israel Boycott funder Democrat Scott Wallace defeated in #PA01

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 1:00pm 11/7/2018 at 1:00pm

Some good news.

We previously wrote about Democrat Scott Wallace running in the judicially redistricted Pennsylvania 1 district, Dem Scott Wallace (#PA01) foundation funded worst-of-the-worst anti-Israel pro-BDS groups:

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BDS Bully: U. Michigan Prof discriminates against student wanting to study in Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 9:00pm 9/30/2018 at 9:00pm
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One of the most important developments in the academic boycott of Israel took place a couple of weeks ago.

A professor at the University of Michigan, John Cheney-Lippold, agreed to write a recommendation letter for a student, Abigail Engber, but later refused when he found out...

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Cory Booker: I was tricked into holding this anti-Israel sign

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 7:30pm 8/4/2018 at 7:30pm

Senator Cory Booker appeared at the Netroots 2018 conference.

Netroots is the annual gathering of far-left (“progressive”) activists. For presidential hopefuls hoping to generate buzz among the base, Netroots is a must. This year Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris, and Cory Booker were among the speakers.

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Terror-supporting ‘soldier-slapper’ Ahed Tamimi released from prison

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 29, 2018 at 12:00pm 7/29/2018 at 12:00pm

The Tamimi Clan of Nabi Saleh in the West Bank is notorious for exploiting village children for propaganda purposes.

We explored this history of child exploitation in our post, Ahed Tamimi case is about child exploitation by anti-Israel activists:

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