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Bill Maher: “BDS is a bulls*** purity test by people who want to appear woke but actually slept through history class”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 10:00am 8/18/2019 at 10:00am
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Every now and then Bill Maher hits a left-wing dogma squarely on the head and it’s particularly persuasive coming from someone who is on the left. We’ve covered several such occasions, even if most of the time we disagree with Maher.

Maher just did it again with regard to the anti-Israel Boycott,...

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Ted Lieu Retracts Dual Loyalty Charge on U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Falsely Claims He Didn’t Know It Was Anti-Semitic

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 2:00pm 8/17/2019 at 2:00pm
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In the aftermath of Israel’s security-based decision Thursday to bar pro-BDS Reps. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Ilhan Omar (D-MN) entry into the country, their west coast Congressional colleague Ted Lieu (D-CA) was one of many Democrats who were outraged.

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Israel to bar entry of Reps. Omar, Tlaib, after pressure from Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 11:06am 8/15/2019 at 11:06am

Anti-Israel representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib, both of whom support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement (though they denied that while running for office), are planning a trip to Israel. BDS is widely recognized as anti-Semitic and subterfuge for the destruction of Israel. Both also credibly have been accused...

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Code Pink National Co-Director Ariel Gold tries to use El Paso shooting against Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 4, 2019 at 9:35pm 8/4/2019 at 9:35pm
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We have become very cautious in the initial reaction to mass shootings and terror attacks because so often the initial information reported by the media is wrong.

The spread of inaccurate information by mistake is compounded by the deliberate spread of false information enabled by social media.

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Undisclosed conflicts further taint Durham (NC) boycott of Israel police training

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 9:00pm 8/3/2019 at 9:00pm
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On April 16, 2018, the Durham North Carolina City Council passed the “

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VIDEO: Dr. Einat Wilf, Anti-Zionism is Anti-Semitism

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 28, 2019 at 4:00pm 7/28/2019 at 4:00pm

Dr. Einat Wilf writes and lecture extensively on Zionism and anti-Semitism.

A point we’ve made here repeatedly, particularly as to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, is that while in theory there is a difference between anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism, in the real world they are almost always the same.

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CNN Photographer Resigns After Long History of Anti-Semitic Tweets Revealed

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 26, 2019 at 7:00am 7/26/2019 at 7:00am
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GOP operative Arthur Schwartz discovered old anti-Semitic tweets from relatively new CNN photo editor Mohammed Elshamy. He celebrated the killing of “4 jewish [sic] pigs” in a terrorist attack in 2011 and cheered on Hamas.

Elshamy resigned late Thursday night.

CNN and the left cannot complain about this happening because last week the...

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Michigan Burger Restaurant With Israeli Ties Cancels Opening Due to Threats and Boycotts

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 7:00pm 7/25/2019 at 7:00pm
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Imagine investing $200,000 into a restaurant, but then turn around and indefinitely delay its opening because people threatened to boycott your business and bullied your family members.

That’s the decision BurgerIM franchisee Sam Zahr had to make for the safety of his family and employees. He also didn’t want to divide the...

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House Condemns BDS Despite Protests From Reps. Omar, Tlaib

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 9:00pm 7/23/2019 at 9:00pm

The Democrat-controlled House of Representatives condemned the Global, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement (BDS) with a vote of 398-17 even though Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib campaigned against the measure.

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Investigation: How anti-Israel groups tried to turn failure at CUFI Summit into social media success

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 7:45pm 7/21/2019 at 7:45pm
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Over the past several weeks, the Legal Insurrection Foundation has investigated the coalition of anti-Israel groups that organized protests and disruptions at the annual Christians United for Israel (CUFI) summit July 7-9, 2019

Calling their campaign “Rise against Racism”, Counter CUFI followed the traditional modus operandi of intersectional anti-Israel groups, seeking to...

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Lee Zeldin Rips Ilhan Omar-Sponsored Resolution Designed to Protect Boycott of Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 19, 2019 at 5:00pm 7/19/2019 at 5:00pm
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When it comes to the well-documented anti-Semitism of Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) has been unafraid to push back against their actions and question their claims.

For instance, Zeldin, who is Jewish, gave a blistering floor speech in March in which he slammed the sham...

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“Intersectionality” has become “a toxic mixture of racial and identity politics where anti-Zionism is the unifying feature”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 8:35pm 7/16/2019 at 8:35pm
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On July 15, 2019, I spoke at the Department of Justice Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism, on a panel regarding Anti-Semitism on Campus. My presentation was on “Intersectionality.”

Attorney General William Barr, in his opening statement to the Summit, specifically noted the importance of intersectional anti-Semitism:

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Professor Jacobson Joined a Panel Discussion at the DOJ Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 15, 2019 at 9:00am 7/15/2019 at 9:00am

The Department of Justice held a Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism today.

Our very own Professor Jacobson will spoke about anti-Semitism that has plagued America’s college campuses, in particular, the issue of intersectionality.
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I’ll be speaking at the Department of Justice Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism on July 15

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 7:30pm 7/11/2019 at 7:30pm
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The U.S. Department of Justice is holding a Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism on July 15 in D.C.

I was asked to speak at the event. The full Agenda and speaker list is at the bottom of this post.

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Three UK Labour Lawmakers Resign Over Party’s ‘Institutional Antisemitism’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 1:00pm 7/10/2019 at 1:00pm
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Three senior UK lawmakers in the upper house of the parliament have resigned from the Labour Party over its ‘institutional Antisemitism.’ David Triesman, party’s former general secretary, Ara Darzi, former British health minister, and Leslie Turnberg, announced their resignation on Tuesday.

Triesman wrote in his resignation letter that the Jeremy Corbyn-led Labour...

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Cory Booker Will Not Stop Meeting With Anti-Semite Louis Farrakhan

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 24, 2019 at 12:00pm 6/24/2019 at 12:00pm
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) has made it known that he will not stop meeting or communicating with well-known anti-Semite Louis Farrakhan.

Booker made the surprising declaration after an audience member at a faith breakfast asked if he would avoid Farrakhan due to his anti-Semitism.

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German State Broadcaster Blocked Me For Objecting To Their Citing An Antisemitic Politician

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 1:00pm 6/20/2019 at 1:00pm
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As an Indian journalist living in Germany, I often analyze German media coverage for the Legal Insurrection and other publications. Germany’s state-run international broadcaster Deutsche Welle and its English language service DW News have been a go-to source for news related to state policy, official comments and statistics.

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