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Israel's army dispersed dozens of Lebanese demonstrators Saturday after they crossed the border protesting against the alleged installation of spying equipment in their village, the Israeli army and media said. "Dozens of people gathered at the border between Lebanon and Israel," a military spokeswoman said. Show More Summary
Mike Pence is here to support Israel, so he's...throwing up that Nicaraguan flag? As the veep began his speech for the Republican Jewish Coalition on Friday, the @VP social media team decided to reiterate his pro-Israel stance by tweeting out its flag. Unfortunately, they tweeted the Nicaraguan flag instead: not once, but twice. SEE ALSO: J.K. Show More Summary
Montana lawmakers are debating a bill to pledge solidarity with Israel by refusing to do business with firms boycotting the Middle East country. Republican House Speaker Austin Knudsen of Culbertson … Click to Continue »
Pence reiterated that the administration is "assessing" whether to move the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem
Activists for Palestinian rights have long known that our universities are overwhelmingly hostile environments where freedom of speech about, and critical inquiry into, Israel’s oppressive policies are heavily censored. Over the past few weeks, two separate and noteworthy incidents have illustrated this heavy-handed approach.
The United Nations as an organization is charged with upholding dignity and security for all the nations of the world. Yet is it acting with equal vigilance in enforcing these noble principles when it comes to Israel?
Vice President Mike Pence is assuring the Republican Jewish Coalition that he and President Donald Trump will work tirelessly on foreign and domestic issues important to the group, such as … Click to Continue »
This week, Tech.eu tracked 14 technology M&A transactions and 65 tech funding deals totaling €200 million (about $211 million) in Europe, Turkey and Israel. Here’s an overview of the 10 biggest European tech news items for this week: 1) Apple has acquired Tel Aviv, Israel-based Realface, a machine learning startup whose facial recognition technology can […]
Fighting back against Israel's incursions has become second nature for residents of the West Bank village.
Vice President Mike Pence gave a speech at the Republican Jewish Coalition on Friday, and while he was speaking, his Twitter account was live-tweeting portions of the speech. Several tweets from the account included a picture of a flag...Show More Summary
Vice President Mike Pence stands with Israel — but flies flags for Nicaragua.
A dozen years after he was nearly killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan, Master Sgt. Israel Del Toro was on the verge of completing a final, unbelievable stage of … Click to Continue »
Hundreds of Palestinian protesters clashed with Israeli soldiers Friday in the powderkeg West Bank city of Hebron on the anniversary of a 1994 massacre carried out by a far-right Jewish settler. Soldiers fired tear gas and sound grenades to disperse the crowd as cannons doused them with stinking water, an AFP correspondent said. Show More Summary
Human rights advocates welcome the decision by PEN America to hold the World Voices Festival of International Literature without funding from the Israeli government.
Forty years ago, Harvard sociologist Nathan Glazer warned that Israel was a strategy "liability" to the U.S., and Israel's dependence on the Jewish lobby's 'influence' threatened to bring "hostility" to Jews from other Americans. Why didn't people listen?
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned Arab countries yesterday not to be enticed by Israeli attempts to find allies in the Arab world. “The occupying regime, in an attempt to normalise its situation, has for the first time referred to certain Arab countries as its allies against the resistance front instead of describing them as its […]
It's fitting that #trypod, essentially a word-of-mouth campaign to promote podcasts debuting in March, grew its partner base of podcast producers through word of mouth. Israel Smith, NPR's senior director of promotion and audience development, who broached the idea at a meeting late last year with a group of podcast producers, tells a story that...
Israeli authorities denied Human Rights Watch’s (HRW) Israel and Palestine director, Omar Shakir, a work visa, the group announced in a statement on Friday. The group said Israel’s Interior Ministry accused HRW of “Palestinian propaganda” and not being a “real human rights group.”
How will the ADL and more progressive Jews respond to Trump's unholy alliance of white nationalism, Zionism and Islamophobia? The history is worrying. In 1982, ADL's director said, The need was to fund Israel’s military. "Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition.”