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September 2000: How the fake “Israeli Policeman and Palestinian” image launched the pro-Israel blogosphere

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 4:00pm 10/8/2019 at 4:00pm
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Currently, I am a professional blogger. (Blogging is part of my job description, though it is by no means my only task.)

Every once in a while I reflect on how I got here. I certainly didn’t start out in the field in the 1980s.

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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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Who “won” the Israeli election? (we don’t know yet)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 9:00pm 9/17/2019 at 9:00pm
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Israel held an election after the last election left the nominal winner, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud Party, unable to form a majority coalition.

This time around, the result may be the same. Based on exit polls, which have been wrong in the past, there is no clear ‘winner’ — keep in...

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U.S. Ambassador Grenell Urges Germany to Ban Terrorist Group Hezbollah

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 4:00pm 9/8/2019 at 4:00pm

The U.S. Ambassador to Berlin, Richard Grenell, has urged Germany to ban the Islamist terror organization Hezbollah from the country. Writing in the German newspaper Die Welt, the envoy called on Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government to outlaw the Iran-backed terrorist group that has been “murdering innocent people from Lebanon to Syria,...

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Hezbollah attacks near Avivim, Israel, scene of notorious 1970 school bus rocket attack

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 9:18pm 9/1/2019 at 9:18pm

Israeli raids on Iranian bases in Syria killed two Hezbollah operatives working with the Iranians to launch drone attacks on Israel. That same day, Israel reportedly destroyed key Iranian missile manufacturing equipment in the heart of Hezbollah’s Beirut stronghold, using small copter-drones.

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Reports: Small Israeli copter-drones blew up key Iranian missile equipment in heart of Hezbollah stronghold

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 30, 2019 at 5:00pm 8/30/2019 at 5:00pm
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We recently reported on Israel’s attacks on Iranian bases in Syria at which drone attacks on Israel were being prepared, Israel hits Iranian bases in Syria to prevent large-scale drone attack.

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Will 2020 Democratic Platform Trash Israel?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 7:00pm 8/29/2019 at 7:00pm
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In the aftermath of Israel barring entry of two far left-wing anti-Israel members of Congress, Democratic politicians began to worry that Israel was becoming a wedge issue rather than an issue with bipartisan support.

Staunch pro-Israel Congressman Eliot Engel (D-NY) said “refusing entry to members of Congress looks like Israel [is] closing itself...

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Investigation: Radical ‘American Muslims for Palestine’ a Key Connector of Anti-Israel Groups

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 26, 2019 at 5:00pm 8/26/2019 at 5:00pm

American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) has emerged as one of the most radical and controversial anti-Israel groups, with a far reach into campuses and anti-Zionist organizations. We have covered the role of AMP in numerous posts dating back several years.

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Israel hits Iranian bases in Syria to prevent large-scale drone attack

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 10:00am 8/25/2019 at 10:00am
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Israel has attacked Iranian bases in Syria to preempt the launch of a squadron of bomb-loaded attack drones that were in the final preparations for launch.

The planned drone attack was personally supervised by Iranian Quds Force Commander Qassem Soleimani, according to the Israel Defense forces, which in an unusual move...

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90th Anniversary of Arab Massacre of Jews in Hebron and Safed

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 23, 2019 at 3:04pm 8/23/2019 at 3:04pm

Ninety years ago, in 1929, Arabs went on a murderous anti-Jewish rampage in the British Mandate for Palestine, ransacking ancient Jewish communities in Hebron and Safed (Tzefat). In the course of the week, a total of 130 Jews were dead.

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Palestinian Authority Bans LGBT Activities, Urges People to Spy on Gay Rights Activists

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 19, 2019 at 3:00pm 8/19/2019 at 3:00pm
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The Palestinian Authority (PA) has banned LGBT activities in the West Bank, launching a search for gay rights activists. The main target of the crackdown is a group called Al-Qaws for Sexual & Gender Diversity in Palestinian Society. The leading Palestinian gay rights group was planning to hold a meeting of...

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“May God Ruin Trump,” Says Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s Grandmother

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 6:00pm 8/17/2019 at 6:00pm
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The Palestinian grandmother of Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib wished “ruin” on President Donald Trump in an ongoing controversy over Michigan lawmaker’s proposed visit to Israel. “May God ruin him,” Tlaib’s grandmother was quoted saying by news agency Reuters.

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Rep. Rashida Tlaib granted “humanitarian” visit to grandmother, but she rejects it

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 16, 2019 at 9:00am 8/16/2019 at 9:00am
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Yesterday, Israel denied visas for Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib, after pressure from Trump, under a law permitting the government to bar entry to advocates of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.

The decision kicked off a firestorm, including false accusations by former Democrat Vice Presidential candidate and current Senator...

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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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Huh? “One good way to take action against what India is doing in Kashmir would be to boycott Israel”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 11:10am 8/8/2019 at 11:10am

The anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement insists it is merely “pro-Palestinian” and not anti-Semitic. There is a mountain of evidence otherwise, but sometimes there is a clarifying moment as to how calls to boycott Israel have become mainstreamed.

Such a moment came on Twitter regarding India’s recent moves in Kashmir,...

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Legal Insurrection Foundation opposes proposed anti-Israel public school curriculum in California

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 5:20pm 8/7/2019 at 5:20pm
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Legal Insurrection has long tracked and opposed the spread of anti-Israel curricula at the university level, and has documented efforts to push that political activism into high school and elementary schools. Our research and litigation exposing anti-Israel activism in a third-grade class in Ithaca received national attention,

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Archaeologists Claim They Found the Church of the Apostles in Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 5, 2019 at 9:00am 8/5/2019 at 9:00am
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A team of American and Israeli archaeologists claim they found the Church of the Apostles supposedly built over the home of Jesus Christ’s apostles Peter and Andrew. From Fox News:

Experts from the Kinneret Institute for Galilean Archaeology at Kinneret College, Israel and Nyack College in New York, have been excavating the...

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