Why is Sanders Taking Foreign Policy Advice from Someone Who Suggested Israel—Not Assad—Gassed Syrians?
The Democratic presidential hopeful set out to assuage doubts about his foreign policy expertise. Instead, he may have reinforced them.
‘The only country in the world with a standing agenda item at the Human Rights Council is not North Korea, a totalitarian state that is currently holding an estimated 100,000 people in gulags; not Syria, which has gassed its people – lots of them. It is Israel.’
In his resignation statement, Alex Chalmers wrote: ‘A large proportion of both OULC and the student left in Oxford more generally have some kind of problem with Jews’
The Nevada Democratic Caucuses Are Scheduled for Shabbat, Which Could Disenfranchise Many Jewish Voters
Nevada is home to over 76,000 Jews, many of them observant. Yet the state’s upcoming Democratic caucuses are scheduled on Shabbat even as viable alternative times are available.
The presidential frontrunner was asked an unusually personal question by a rabbi in the audience during Wednesday’s Democratic town hall
After he was cornered by a yarmulke salesman before the state caucuses, the Florida senator gamely grappled with a Yiddish greeting
By omitting Jews from the story of the Holocaust, the Canadian prime minister fell for the false choice between depicting the tragedy as either a universal warning against prejudice or a particular one against anti-Semitism
There is no punchline
‘Persona Non Grata,’ a feature-length biopic about the Holocaust hero, premieres next week
A nostalgic paean to a past America, Sanders’s new ad embodies the attraction and limits of his campaign, and is unlikely to draw the voters he needs to defeat Hillary Clinton
Rep. Jared Polis and Roberta Kaplan—the lawyer who invalidated the Defense of Marriage Act—headlined the progressive protest against the ejection of Israel’s premier gay rights organization from a major LGBTQ conference
Last year, several anti-Israel resolutions were shelved by a similarly wide margin
Watch an anti-Semitic heckler get shut down at a Marco Rubio rally
Drawing on the Jewish experience of religious persecution, Ralph Gants assured the largest mosque in New England that ‘you do not stand alone’
A scene that could only happen on the floor of Israel’s parliament
Read Tablet’s 2011 exposé on the hilltop youth movement that spawned Israel’s radical right wedding
The university’s guidelines claim that the restrictions reflect the school’s ‘commitment to diversity and inclusiveness’
One of America’s most prominent anti-Israel activists claimed that recognizing the Jewish holiday would ‘increase global anti-Jewish sentiment’
The toxic nexus of anti-Jewish and anti-Muslim hatred captured in a single moment
This is how crazy myths about Jews get started in the digital age
And Democrats shouldn’t try to make it one. Here’s why.
Amnesty International Sponsors Speaker Who Celebrated 9/11, Denied Holocaust, Vilified Gays and Jews
The sponsorship of activist Dyab Abou Jahjah is part of an increasingly disturbing pattern for the erstwhile humanitarian organization
At Oxford University, the Harvard law professor bested Britain’s Peter Tatchell by emphasizing the Israel boycott movement’s opposition to the Jewish state’s very existence
Unhinged anti-Israel demonstration or the best bar mitzvah theme ever?
On Wednesday, Jewish communities in three cities—Stockholm, Gothenburg, and Malmö—shuttered synagogues and suspended activities as authorities hunted for terror suspect
In the wake of the horrific attacks, anti-Jewish bigotry bubbles to the surface
The statement was signed by every chapter of the Palestinian activist group in the CUNY system