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Manfred Gerstenfeld: Paris Killings Aftermath: Symptoms of French Disease

By Manfred Gerstenfeld:  Paris Killings Aftermath: Symptoms of French Disease | January 23, 2015 | ANTISEMITISM | More About: France, islamic antisemitism

After the recent spate of killings in Paris, French President François Hollande said that, “these fanatics have nothing to do with the Muslim religion.”[1] Hollande’s words whitewash rather than clarify the problem, but his statement was just one of the many events in the aftermath of the Paris murders which merit further attention.  

Manfred Gerstenfeld: The American Government and the “U” Word in the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict

By Manfred Gerstenfeld: The American Government and the “U” Word in the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict | January 14, 2015 | PEACE PROCESS | More About: Hamas, Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, U.S. diplomacy, John Kerry

If Israel were to have a central counter-propaganda unit, one of its functions would be to address the regular abuse of semantics used to demonize the country.

Manfred Gerstenfeld: Dozens of Arrests are Main Event of the Election Week

By Manfred Gerstenfeld: Dozens of Arrests are Main Event of the Election Week | December 30, 2014 | Israel Politics

Last Wednesday, the police detained for questioning dozens of public officials on suspicions of participation in a criminal network of money laundering, bribery, fraud, and breach of trust. The police claim that Deputy Interior Minister Faina Kirschenbaun of Israel Beitenu (“Israel is our Home”) played a leading role in this network.

Paul Merkley: Slaves Seeking Slavery: the Alliance of Secular Leftists and Islamists

By Paul Merkley: Slaves Seeking Slavery: the Alliance of Secular Leftists and Islamists | December 29, 2014 | ISLAMIC FUNDAMENTALISM | More About: Iran, Dhimmification, European Appeasment, islam, European Left Anti-Israelism

  Anyone feeling the need for a quick boost of morale should take a quick look at the site http://www.markhumphreys.com/left.html where he can watch an incredibly brave man, Robert Spencer, the Director of Jihad Watch, as he speaks to a crowd of secular-left and Islamist groups at a Pax Europe rally in Suttgart, Germany, in June 2011:

Manfred Gerstenfeld: Netanyahu, Livni, and Herzog: Winners of the Week

By Manfred Gerstenfeld: Netanyahu, Livni, and Herzog: Winners of the Week | December 22, 2014 | Israel Politics | More About: Benjamin Netanyahu, Likud

  The definitive decision to dissolve the 19th Knesset was taken on the 8th of December by a vote of 93 for dissolution, and zero against. It also confirmed the election date for the 20th Knesset for March 17, 2015.[1]  

Howard I. Schwartz: Savage and Jew: A Shared Stereotype

By Howard I. Schwartz: Savage and Jew: A Shared Stereotype | December 11, 2014 | ZIONISM

From Israzine Nov., 2014: "Zionism, An Indigenous Struggle: Aboriginal Americans and the Jewish State"  

Ryan Bellerose: Conversation with a Metis About Israel

By Ryan Bellerose: Conversation with a Metis About Israel | December 11, 2014 | ZIONISM

From Israzine Nov., 2014: "Zionism, An Indigenous Struggle: Aboriginal Americans and the Jewish State"  

Uqittuk Mark: Inuit Defender of Israel as told to Machla Abramovitz

By Uqittuk Mark: Inuit Defender of Israel as told to Machla Abramovitz | December 9, 2014 | ZIONISM

From Israzine Nov., 2014: "Zionism, An Indigenous Struggle: Aboriginal Americans and the Jewish State"  

Mara Cohen: What it Means to be an Oglala Sioux Jewish Woman

By Mara Cohen: What it Means to be an Oglala Sioux Jewish Woman | December 9, 2014 | ZIONISM

From Israzine Nov., 2014: "Zionism, An Indigenous Struggle: Aboriginal Americans and the Jewish State"  

Rob Coles: AMID TERRORISM AND GLOBAL HUMAN RIGHTS CRISES, A NEW WINNIPEG MUSEUM OFFERS HOPE

By Rob Coles (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research)Rob Coles (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research) | December 8, 2014 | CANADA | More About: Abuse of human rights

Having followed debates over the recently-opened Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), I was eager to visit the site on a recent trip to Winnipeg. Many criticisms of the museum focus on the lack of content addressing Canada’s human rights abuses (e.g., towards First Nations communities).

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Prof. Frederick Krantz, Director Prof. Frederick Krantz, Director (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research)

Rob Coles (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research) Rob Coles (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research)

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