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Columbia University President Condemns Anti-Semitism in Statement Ahead of BDS Vote

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 8:00am 3/10/2020 at 8:00am

Kudos to President Bollinger for making this statement. We need more leaders in higher education to do the same.

From the Columbia website:

President Bollinger Condemns Anti-Semitism in a Statement Before the Senate Plenary

I want to speak about a difficult matter—about a concern I have regarding the risk of a rising anti-Semitism on...

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VIDEO – Anti-Israel AIPAC protester: “The Jews should be on their knees begging for forgiveness”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 8, 2020 at 7:30pm 3/8/2020 at 7:30pm
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From March 1-3, 2020, I attended the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Annual Policy Conference in Washington, D.C. on a press pass. As part of my coverage of the conference, I spent nearly four hours interviewing, taping, and photographing anti-Israel protesters who had gathered outside the venue.

Though their chants of...

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Austrian Parliament Declares BDS Movement as Antisemitic

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 28, 2020 at 9:00am 2/28/2020 at 9:00am
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Austria’s parliament passed a unanimous resolution on Thursday condemning the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement (BDS) as antisemitic. The resolution, tabled by the ruling People’s Party, was supported by all political groups represented in Austria’s National Council.

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Sanders Praises Castro, But Will Skip AIPAC Since the Platform Allows People to ‘Express Bigotry’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 11:00am 2/25/2020 at 11:00am
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*Insert confused face gif*

2020 Democratic primary frontrunner Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) announced he will skip the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) conference since the platform allows people to “express bigotry.”

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UC-Berkeley anti-Israel activists rip up photo of Rasmea Odeh’s terror victims

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 16, 2020 at 9:00pm 2/16/2020 at 9:00pm

Rasmea Odeh is a terrorist who not only was convicted of killing two Israeli students, she lied to get into the U.S. and become a U.S. citizen.

Odeh was convicted of immigration fraud and deported in September 2017. Now she’s making a comeback on campuses, glorified by groups like Students for Justice...

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Oberlin College settles lawsuit by professor fired after spreading anti-Semitic conspiracy theories

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 7:30pm 2/6/2020 at 7:30pm

You may remember Joy Karega, a former Oberlin College “social justice writing” professor.

Karega was caught spreading batsh*t crazy conspiracy theories on Facebook, many focusing on world control by Jews.

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‘Jewish Voice for Peace’ student activist distorts Anne Frank’s death to use against Trump and Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 7:30pm 1/21/2020 at 7:30pm

What kind of person misrepresents how Anne Frank died in order to try to score a political point against Trump and Israel? The far-left ‘Jewish Voice for Peace’ student activist type.

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NY Democrats Retreat on New Bail Reform Policy After National Criticism, Community Outrage

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 8:00pm 1/9/2020 at 8:00pm
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One week after New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) made declaring war on $30 Domino’s pizzas his first priority of the new year, he finally got back to the priorities that matter more to New Yorkers.

So, too, has New York’s Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D).

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New York’s Bail Reform Policies Are Setting Anti-Semitic Attackers Free to Attack Again

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 30, 2019 at 6:00pm 12/30/2019 at 6:00pm
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In the aftermath of the horrific machete attacks at a Monsey, New York synagogue that left five Jewish people injured Saturday night, Democrats are predictably pointing fingers at President Trump, who they blame for the stabbings.

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De Blasio Blames Washington For Recent Spate of Anti-Semitic Attacks In and Around NYC

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 30, 2019 at 10:00am 12/30/2019 at 10:00am
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Readers of LI are well aware that anti-Semitism has been on the rise in the U.S. and across Europe for many years.  It seems that the media and politicians are starting to figure it out, too.

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“Deadly Exchange”- It’s time to speak out against anti-Zionists who seek to turn Blacks against Jews

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 29, 2019 at 6:00pm 12/29/2019 at 6:00pm

The recent spike in attacks on Jews in the greater New York City area follows a pattern that does not fit with the media portrayal of violence against Jews being solely a ‘white nationalist’ problem. All or almost all of the attacks were perpetrated by non-whites, including the deadly shooting in...

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Monsey, NY: Five People Stabbed During Hanukkah Celebration, Suspect Arrested

https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2019/12/29/monsey-new-york-synagogue-attack-suspect-arrested-harlem/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 29, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/29/2019 at 12:00pm
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As Mary blogged earlier this week, New York City has seen an alarming rise in anti-Semitic attacks.  The most recent is a horrifying machete attack in Monsey, a town about an hour north of New York City, that left five people wounded.

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NYPD Investigating Five Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes This Week Alone

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 27, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/27/2019 at 12:00pm
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Jews in New York City have faced even more anti-Semitic attacks this week as they celebrate Hanukkah.

The New York Police Department (NYPD) is now investigating up to five anti-Semitic attacks alone this week.

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Boris Johnson’s Most-Excellent Hanukkah Message

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at 8:00pm 12/24/2019 at 8:00pm
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Boris Johnson’s sweeping win in the British elections (via his Conservative Party) was an enormous body blow not just to the socialists, but to the anti-Israel movement.

Their hopes and dreams of destroying Israel rested on wrestling control of a major western democracy, and Britain was their best shot.

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UK: Boris Johnson to Pass Anti-BDS Law, Says Senior Conservative Politician

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 16, 2019 at 9:00am 12/16/2019 at 9:00am
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Days after winning a landslide majority in the UK general elections, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is considering a law combating the anti-Israel boycott campaign, the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS), a senior Conservative politician revealed on Sunday.

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The role of anti-Semitism in the UK election

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 5:30pm 12/15/2019 at 5:30pm
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The recent UK election was a huge victory for the Conservatives and a huge repudiation of Labour.

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Rashida Tlaib Deletes Tweet Erroneously Blaming White Supremacy for NJ Jewish Market Shootings

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/12/2019 at 12:00pm
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Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) posted and then quickly deleted a tweet this morning erroneously blaming white supremacy for the Tuesday mass shooting at a New Jersey kosher market that left four people dead, including a detective.

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