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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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Student Govt. at Dickinson College Votes to Ban Israeli Hummus to be More ‘Inclusive’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 10:00am 1/14/2020 at 10:00am

Do supporters of the BDS movement have any idea how stupid this looks to most people?

Campus Reform reports:

Student gov votes to ban Israeli hummus to be more ‘inclusive’

Late last year, the student senate at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania passed a ban against Sabra Hummus on campus as part of the Boycott,...

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New Research Study: Faculty Promote Their Anti-Israel Agenda In Classes

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 13, 2020 at 7:00pm 1/13/2020 at 7:00pm
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In the years since our founding, Legal Insurrection has covered anti-Israel activism on our nation’s campuses. Though expressions of anti-Zionism on campus are often the work of radical student groups such as Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), behind many such groups and their anti-Israel messaging stands faculty support for the...
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American Historical Association Rejects Anti-Israel Resolution for the 4th Time

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 7:00pm 1/8/2020 at 7:00pm
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For the fourth time in a row, the American Historical Association (AHA) rejected anti-Israel resolutions at its annual meeting on Sunday, January 5.

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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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Rep. Rashida Tlaib Keynotes ‘American Muslims for Palestine’ Conference Devoted to Destroying Israel

https://www.facebook.com/PalestineConvention/videos/741472836352178/?t=29
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 7:30pm 12/5/2019 at 7:30pm
https://www.facebook.com/PalestineConvention/videos/741472836352178/?t=29

In a recent post, I documented how American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) ejected me from its annual conference Thanksgiving weekend because it was afraid I would provide negative coverage. For background on the harassing treatment I received, see Fearing Negative Coverage, ‘American Muslims for Palestine’ Conference Ejects Legal Insurrection Reporter.

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Investigation: ‘Students for Justice in Palestine’ Locked Down Its Annual Conference, What Was It Hiding?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 25, 2019 at 9:00am 11/25/2019 at 9:00am
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Last week, we reported on the disruption of Israeli Hen Mazzig’s talk by Vassar College Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) in Vassar President: It was anti-Semitic to shout at Israeli Jewish speaker “From the River to the Sea, Palestine will be Free”.

In a breath of fresh air, Vassar president Elizabeth...

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Protesters Violently Disrupt Pro-Israel Event at York University in Toronto

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/23/2019 at 12:00pm
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York University in Toronto recently hosted a panel with some former members of the Israeli Defence Force. Members of Students Against Israeli Apartheid (SAIA) showed up to protest and things got ugly.

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Vassar President: It was anti-Semitic to shout at Israeli Jewish speaker “From the River to the Sea, Palestine will be Free”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 2:00pm 11/19/2019 at 2:00pm
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Search for Vassar College in Legal Insurrection’s archives, and you’ll find scores of posts documenting Vassar students’ efforts to shut down speech with which they disagree. This is a longstanding problem on today’s college campuses, and it is perhaps most commonly manifested in attacks on Israeli, pro-Israel, and/or Jewish speakers.

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Top EU Courts Makes Israeli “Settlement” Product Labeling Mandatory

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 11:00am 11/12/2019 at 11:00am
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The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that goods produced outside Israel’s pre-1967 lines must be labeled as such, and may not be marketed as Israeli products. The judgment will impact food products imported into Europe from East Jerusalem, the Golan Heights, Judea, and Samaria, which the European Union does...

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Israeli Supreme Court approves deportation of Omar Shakir, anti-Israel activist working for Human Rights Watch

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 8, 2019 at 3:00pm 11/8/2019 at 3:00pm
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Ending an 18-months legal battle, Israel’s Supreme Court decided last Tuesday to uphold the Interior Ministry’s refusal to renew the work visa of Omar Shakir, who had first entered the country as “Israel and Palestine Country Director” of Human Rights Watch (HRW) in February 2017. The court reportedly ruled that Shakir...

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Code Pink sells out women and exploits Jews on propaganda tour of Iran

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 7:00am 10/30/2019 at 7:00am
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In October 2019, CodePink took another in a long line of trips to the Islamic Republic of Iran on the premise of promoting peace.

The latest trip, even more so than the prior trips, amounted to a whitewash of Iranian human rights violations, particularly towards women. The CodePink group was led by...

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Czech Parliament Condemns Anti-Israel Boycott Movement as Antisemitic

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 8:00pm 10/27/2019 at 8:00pm
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The Czech parliament passed a resolution last Tuesday condemning the Israel boycott movement as antisemitic.

The non-binding resolution calling on the government to stop funding to groups promoting the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against the Jewish State, was adopted with overwhelming support from the deputies in the country’s Lower House,...

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Investigation: Anti-ICE “Never Again Action” a Creation of Anti-Israel Group “IfNotNow”

https://www.facebook.com/NeverAgainAction/videos/590702408003499/
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 7:00pm 10/23/2019 at 7:00pm
https://www.facebook.com/NeverAgainAction/videos/590702408003499/

In early September 2019, Legal Insurrection published our half of a joint-investigation of anti-Israel groups with The Washington Free Beacon.

Our research—reported in Investigation: Anti- ICE “Never Again Action” Not The Spontaneous Grassroots Group It Claims To Be—showed that the organization Never Again Action, a group claiming that Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

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March 2019 Linda Sarsour Anti-Israel Event Cost Orange County (NC) Taxpayers Almost $10,000

https://www.orangecountync.gov/2090/Womens-History-Month
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 7:30pm 10/20/2019 at 7:30pm
https://www.orangecountync.gov/2090/Womens-History-Month

Linda Sarsour was the keynote speaker on March 31, 2019, in Hillsborough, NC at an event sponsored by Orange County’s Department of Human Rights & Relations and The Orange County Human Relations Commission (HRC) of NC.

Sarsour is an American-Palestinian activist who has said “nothing is creepier than Zionism” and has advised...

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“Behind the Mask” — Israeli Report On How the BDS Movement “Desensitizing West to Antisemitism”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 1:00pm 9/26/2019 at 1:00pm
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Israel’s Ministry of Strategic Affairs has released a report exposing the antisemitic agenda being the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement (BDS). The anti-Israel boycott campaign now direct “classic antisemitic tropes and motifs once directed at “the Jew” at “the Jew among the nations,” the State of Israel,” the reported said.

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Rep. Ilhan Omar Endorses BDS on Face the Nation

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 16, 2019 at 3:00pm 9/16/2019 at 3:00pm
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Sunday, Rep. Ilhan Omar joined Face the Nation where she used the platform to promote the boycott, divest, and sanction movement (BDS) against Israel, though she denies supporting the movement while running for office.

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