Melanie Phillips addresses the effects of the Gaza conflict on Diaspora Jewry and calls for a new strategy to present Israel’s case.
Oliver Lovat asks us to take a step back and look at the bigger picture of what is being said, by whom and why, while sipping on an ice cold Coke.
According to The Independent: Today, Palestinian activists were scathing about the Pope’s plans to make the first visit by a pontiff to the tomb of Theodor Herzl, the founder of Zionism, the political movement that established Israel and displaced the Palestinians. As a political movement and an ideology, Zionism was neither about, nor was responsible for, displacing Palestinians. It…
The New York Times gives the front page of its Sunday Review to an anti-Israel academic.
The term “Zionist” is increasingly used in a pejorative manner by Israel’s detractors. Drawing an association between Israel’s founding ideology and other negative terms such as “racism”, “colonialism” and “apartheid” is part of the movement to delegitimize Israel. After all, at its most basic definition, Zionism is simply the national movement for the return of the…
US broadcaster Glenn Beck could certainly be described as a polarizing figure and many Israelis have not welcomed his high-profile visit to Jerusalem for his “Restoring Courage” rally. But check out the byline on this article in The Independent: Perhaps many Israelis are horrified by Beck’s outspoken views on many things. But to imply that…
A seemingly positive BBC article "forgets" why Iraqi Jews left their former homes.
The South African politician and anti-Zionist compares Israel with Nazism.
Exposing the intentional crash of EgyptAir flight 990, and a view of modern Israel where ordinary life defeats terrorism.
Even traditionally anti-Israel publications joined in the near-universal condemnation of the UN Conference on Racism.