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IVANKA TRUMP, WHITE HOUSE CONDEMN BOMB THREATS TARGETING JEWISH CENTERS

Posted on 02/21/2017 | Category: BDS News

On Monday, the JCC Association of North America said that since Jan. 9 there have been 69 bomb threat incidents at 54 JCCs in 27 states and one Canadian province. All were hoaxes. The White House responded to a reporter’s query about the latest string of bomb threats called in to Jewish community centers by saying “these actions are unacceptable.” “Hatred and hate-motiv... Read More

Marco Rubio DESTROYS J Street

Posted on 02/17/2017 | Category: BDS News

Yesterday, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee held confirmation hearings for David Friedman, President Trump’s nominee for Ambassador to Israel. Friedman received considerable opposition from liberal Jewish organizations for his comments on the “two-state solution” and organizations like J Street. These organizations started a vicious campaign calling on U... Read More

Gallup: Majority of millennials favorable toward Israel

Posted on 02/17/2017 | Category: BDS News

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Tuesday visit with President Donald Trump was met with little-to-no noticeable demonstrations of protest. Presented in a new Gallup poll, 63 percent of adults between the ages of 18-to-29 maintain a positive opinion toward Israel. After Israel’s last war (Operation Protective Edge) with Gaza in 2014, United States college campuses saw a d... Read More

U.K. and Ireland: Israel boycotts blocked at two universities

Posted on 02/14/2017 | Category: BDS News

Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaigns were blocked at London’s City University and in Ulster, Northern Ireland Jewish students seeking to defend Israel against the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign had reason to cheer this week, after BDS motions were defeated in two universities. In the capital, a BDS bid was pulled at City University Student Union, after the ... Read More

PJTN IN THE NEWS: Evangelicals are ready to speak for Israel in Trump’s Washington

Posted on 02/14/2017 | Category: BDS News

TEL AVIV (JTA) – Evangelicals, who have been advocating for Israel for years, have historically let the Jews take the lead. Laurie Cardoza-Moore, for one, is excited that they are poised to take on a prominent role. An evangelical TV host and activist, Cardoza-Moore backs President Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, a supporter of the settlem... Read More

J Street seeks to block Friedman’s appointment as ambassador

Posted on 02/13/2017 | Category: BDS News

Left-wing org lobbies Senate to reject Friedman’s nomination as Ambassador to Israel, ‘accuses’ him of being friend of settlement movement. J Street has begun a campaign to have the US Senate reject the nomination of David Friedman as the next U.S. Ambassador to Israel. The Senate is scheduled to hold a hearing on Friedman’s appointment by U.S. President... Read More

Israel permanently downgrades its ties to New Zealand, Senegal

Posted on 02/10/2017 | Category: BDS News

Punishing countries that co-sponsored UN’s anti-settlements resolution, PM decides not to return ambassadors to Wellington and Dakar. Israel is permanently downgrading its diplomatic ties with New Zealand and Senegal, punishing these countries for co-sponsoring an anti-settlement resolution in the United Nations Security Council last year, The Times of Israel has learned. Pri... Read More

Senator: US Should Designate Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps as a Terrorist Organization

Posted on 02/10/2017 | Category: BDS News

Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) should be designated as a foreign terrorist organization, a Republican member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said on Thursday. Colorado Senator Cory Gardner made the comment in response to a question posed by The Algemeiner during a panel discussion on Capitol Hill — organized by United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) a... Read More

Holocaust denial leaflets distributed on UK campuses

Posted on 02/08/2017 | Category: BDS News

Students “shocked” after Holocaust denial leaflets are found at British campuses including UCL and Cambridge University. Students have expressed shock at “deeply concerning” Holocaust denial leaflets that have appeared at British university campuses. Literature denying and belittling the Nazi genocide has been found at University College London, Cambridge University, Ed... Read More

KHAMENEI TO TRUMP: NO ENEMY CAN PARALYZE IRAN

Posted on 02/07/2017 | Category: BDS News

Khamenei’s comments follow days of heated exchanges between US and Iranian officials. Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei dismissed US President Donald Trump’s warning to Tehran to stop its missile tests, and called on Iranians to respond to Trump’s “threats” on Friday’s anniversary of the 1979 revolution. “No enemy can paralyze ... Read More