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“Settlement Crisis” Upstages Summit

Today’s Top Stories 1. Prime Minister Netanyahu visited President Obama to discuss Mideast peace, Iran, and ISIS. Once again, the summit was upstaged by “settlement crisis” manufactured by Peace Now (more on that below) over a week-old tender of 2,610 Israeli housing units in eastern Jerusalem. Unhappy White House officials told the Jerusalem Post they

Boycott Divestment Sanctions (BDS)

free speech

Freedom of Speech – Just Watch What You Say

In the wacky world of campus debate, it seems that calling for academic boycott against Israel is an acceptable expression of one’s free speech, even though the practice itself – applying political criteria on who can and can’t be part of the debate – is an inherent violation of free speech. But to compile a