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Confirmed – Third Grade event meant to create pro-Palestinian activists

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 5:00pm 10/7/2015 at 5:00pm

A firestorm of controversy erupted in Ithaca, NY, hometown of Cornell University and Ithaca College, when it was learned that local anti-Israel activists brought highly controversial Palestinian activist Bassem Tamimi to third grade class.

Tamimi is best known for using children, including his own, to confront Israeli soldiers to create viral video and...

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In Rochester (NY), pro-Israel voices are stifled while pro-Palestinian activists thrive

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 8:35pm 10/4/2015 at 8:35pm
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The misnamed “Jewish Voice for Peace” (JVP) has launched a national campaign along with other anti-Israel groups to claim that “pro-Palestinian” speech is stifled around the country. In fact, The accusation of speech stifling is a passive-aggressive move to preclude legitimate criticism.

As we demonstrated, what JVP and other such groups really...

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‘Jewish Voice for Peace’ defends anti-Israel Third Grade event

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 8:30pm 10/1/2015 at 8:30pm

We previously reported how activists in Ithaca, New York, arranged a one-sided anti-Israel presentation to the Third Grade classes at the Beverly J. Martin School, which included local Jewish Voice for Peace activist Ariel Gold and Palestinian activist Bassem Tamimi.

Tamimi is best known for using children, including his own, to confront...

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Superintendent: Third Grade event “politically skewed, inflammatory” against Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 25, 2015 at 7:00am 9/25/2015 at 7:00am

In a stunning development, Luvelle Brown, Superintendent of Schools, Ithaca (NY) City School District, has acknowledged that serious anti-Israel agitation took place when controversial Palestinian activist Bassem Tamimi appeared with local anti-Israel activists before third graders, ending in a call to activism:

“In a closing statement of how students could help, a...

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Anti-Israel activism hits elementary school in Ithaca, NY (Update)

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 8:30pm 9/20/2015 at 8:30pm

See this important update: Superintendent: Third Grade event “politically skewed, inflammatory” against Israel

An uproar is brewing in Ithaca, New York, after anti-Israel activists bragged on Facebook how they managed to bring Palestinian activist Bassem Tamimi to a third-grade class as part of a presentation on the suffering of Palestinian children at the...

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Ithaca Jewish Voice for Peace celebrates anti-Israel child exploitation

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 11:30am 9/17/2015 at 11:30am
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Ithaca Jewish Voice for Peace is sponsoring two events in Ithaca and Cortland, NY, honoring and celebrating Bassem Tamimi.

The first event, in Ithaca, is at 5:30 p.m. today, September 17, 2015.

The “host” of the event is Ithaca Committee for Justice in Palestine, run by the same people who run Ithaca JVP....

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Bassem Tamimi and the Use of Children as Political Props

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 10:00am 9/3/2015 at 10:00am
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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...

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Real or Pallywood? Activist’s children confront Israeli soldiers on eve of his U.S. Speaking Tour

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 6:00pm 8/29/2015 at 6:00pm

A video of an Israeli soldier near the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh being confronted by women and children is making the rounds. It has over a million views on Facebook alone. (Embedded towards end of this post.)

As you view the history below, don’t blame the children. They are victims of...

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