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Lawsuit: BDS movement engineered takeover of American Studies Association

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 10, 2017 at 1:00pm 11/10/2017 at 1:00pm

The American Studies Association (ASA) passed an academic boycott of Israel in December 2013, along guidelines of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.

The ASA leadership backed the resolution, which was sent to the membership for a vote. Turnout for the onl...

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Sick: Leading BDS activist tries to make #LasVegasShooting about Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 2, 2017 at 5:00pm 10/2/2017 at 5:00pm

When I woke up this morning and learned of the Las Vegas shooting, I fully expected all sorts of horrible hot takes and political exploitation.

And Twitter has not disappointed in that regard.

But I have to admit, as attuned as I am to anti-Israel activists hijacking causes and events to turn them...

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New Report: Anti-Israel activism on campuses more “aggressive, sophisticated”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 6:10pm 9/24/2017 at 6:10pm
http://youtu.be/F9i7B9Xl8uQ

The Israel on Campus Coalition (ICC), a national organization that supports pro-Israel and Zionist students on university campuses, has released a new report that summarizes the findings from nearly 1200 anti-Israel activities that took place...

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Terrorist Rasmea Odeh lies one last time as she is deported

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 22, 2017 at 5:30pm 9/22/2017 at 5:30pm

The story of Rasmea Odeh is the story of a terrorist and confirmed liar.

We’ve documented both aspects of her life exhaustively. She was a military member of the terrorist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine. Yet she claims she was just a political activist.

Rasmea participated...

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Court: Discrimination case by Israeli company against National Lawyers Guild can advance

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 5:30pm 4/18/2017 at 5:30pm

The National Lawyers Guild is a left-wing lawyer organization that, among other things, actively provides legal advocacy in support of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement. NLG also advocates against Israel on a variety of international issues.

NLG is a “proud member” of the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation (since...

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Jewish Voice for Peace Featured Speakers List a “Who’s Who” of Israel haters

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 7:30pm 3/28/2017 at 7:30pm

“Jewish Voice for Peace” bills itself as a Jewish pro-peace organization.

But JVP is not a Jewish organization. At most it claims to support “Jewish traditions of social justice” as set forth on its 2016 listing of

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.@Snopes falls short on terrorism conviction of #DayWithoutAWoman co-organizer Rasmea Odeh

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 8:00pm 3/5/2017 at 8:00pm

Snopes developed a reputation as a highly reliable debunker of internet hoaxes. It was one of the first sources I used to turn to.

Now I find it often reads more like PolitiFact, a supposedly neutral fact checker that seems to lean left, or at least often seems to have a political...

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DNC Vote Saturday: Will Democrats become party of Keith Ellison?

https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/make-keith-ellison-the-dnc-chair?link_id=2&can_id=cf57b53d3dae2904833b8f861357d036&source=email-sign-now-keith-ellison-for-dnc-chair&email_referrer=sign-now-keith-ellison-for-dnc-chair___131968&email_subject=sign-now-ready-for-keith-ellison
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 24, 2017 at 5:30pm 2/24/2017 at 5:30pm
https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/make-keith-ellison-the-dnc-chair?link_id=2&can_id=cf57b53d3dae2904833b8f861357d036&source=email-sign-now-keith-ellison-for-dnc-chair&email_referrer=sign-now-keith-ellison-for-dnc-chair___131968&email_subject=sign-now-ready-for-keith-ellison

On Saturday, February 25, 2017, Democrat National Committee delegates will vote in a new Chair.

The two top contenders are Keith Ellison, congressman from Minnesota, and Tom Perez, former Obama Labor Secretary.

Regardless of who is chosen, there is no centrist choice. Because the is no center of the Democratic Party.

Perez is a...

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Mother Jones proves Keith Ellison lying about his Farrakhan history

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 1:05pm 2/8/2017 at 1:05pm
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Since he announced his intention to run for Chair of the Democratic National Committee, Keith Ellison has received support from top Democrats, like Chuck Schumer, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Nancy Pelosi, and the left-wing Bernie-base of the party.

Yet from the start Ellison has been dogged with revelations about his past...

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Keith Ellison 2010: Israel “has mobilized its Diaspora in America to do its bidding”

https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/make-keith-ellison-the-dnc-chair?link_id=2&can_id=cf57b53d3dae2904833b8f861357d036&source=email-sign-now-keith-ellison-for-dnc-chair&email_referrer=sign-now-keith-ellison-for-dnc-chair___131968&email_subject=sign-now-ready-for-keith-ellison
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 5, 2016 at 8:30pm 12/5/2016 at 8:30pm
https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/make-keith-ellison-the-dnc-chair?link_id=2&can_id=cf57b53d3dae2904833b8f861357d036&source=email-sign-now-keith-ellison-for-dnc-chair&email_referrer=sign-now-keith-ellison-for-dnc-chair___131968&email_subject=sign-now-ready-for-keith-ellison

It has not been a good couple of weeks for Democratic Congressman Keith Ellison in his quest for Chair of the Democratic National Committee.

Ellison was fast out of the gate, with major endorsements from Chuck Schumer, Harry Reid, Elizabeth Warren, Nancy Pelosi and many others.

But then some inconvenient facts came out...

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Keith Ellison blames “right-wing smear campaign” for his Farrakhan and Israel controversies

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 2, 2016 at 1:00pm 12/2/2016 at 1:00pm

Legal Insurrection readers have known for weeks about the controversial past of Keith Ellison, including support for Louis Farrakhan, being the go-to Congressman for anti-Israel groups, and statements suggesting it made no sense to base Mideast policy around Israel:

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Keith Ellison’s troubling relationship with anti-Israel groups

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 7:00pm 11/15/2016 at 7:00pm
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As reported the other day, Congressman Keith Ellison from Minnesota has the backing of several top Democrats to become Chair of the Democratic National Committee, Top Dems rally around radical Keith Ellison for DNC Chair:

The lesson Democrats are learning from the evisceration of the Democratic Party at the state level, the continuing...

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Anti-Israel Conference Plots Next Divestment Attack: Municipalities

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 8:30am 10/19/2016 at 8:30am

The U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation, recently rebranded as the U.S. Campaign for Palestinian rights, is one of the most virulently anti-Israel activist groups. Legal Insurrection recently covered how the US Campaign’s plan to hold a seminar on Capitol Hill was canceled when it became known just how extremist...

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Anti-Israel church activist agenda unveiled at BDS conference – intersectionality and crowdsourcing

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 9:00pm 10/16/2016 at 9:00pm

The U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation is one of the most virulently anti-Israel activist groups. Legal Insurrection recently covered how the US Campaign’s plan to hold a seminar on Capitol Hill was canceled when it became known just how extremist it was, 

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BDS Co-founder Omar Barghouti: “the right of our people to the 1948 lands is in danger”

http://www.memritv.org/clip/en/5703.htm
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 7, 2016 at 1:00pm 10/7/2016 at 1:00pm
http://www.memritv.org/clip/en/5703.htm

Omar Barghouti is the co-founder of the BDS movement. He lives in Israel because he married an Israeli woman and is a Ph.D. student at Tel Aviv University. [*] Yet he supports the academic boycott of Israel.

Contrary to Barghouti’s narrative, the BDS movement was founded at the anti-Semitic 2001 Durban Conference,...

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BDS Settler Colonial activists exploit Standing Rock Sioux pipeline dispute

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 9:00pm 9/17/2016 at 9:00pm

An informative approach to the anti-Israel Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement is to understand the nature of the BDS movement, and how it infiltrates, exploits and ultimately subjugates other Peoples and causes to the anti-Israel purpose.

I have explored the numerous examples of such subjugation in my post, BDS is a Settler...

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Report: Pro-BDS event on Capitol Hill canceled after nature of group exposed

http://www.endtheoccupation.org/article.php?id=4858
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 8:53pm 9/13/2016 at 8:53pm
http://www.endtheoccupation.org/article.php?id=4858

I reported yesterday how one of the most extreme BDS groups, the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation,...

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