Perhaps when he was a child, MJ Rosenberg’s parents beat him with an Israeli flag, or maybe the first time he visited the Holy Land he tripped and got a “boo-boo” on his knee, or maybe an Israeli doctor unnecessarily removed his tonsils, just like President Obama said doctors do it all the time. The [...]
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“At first I thought this was a joke. Israel is the only country in the Middle East that supports gay rights, while its enemies round up, torture and condemn gay people to death. In fact, gay people in these societies flee to Israel for safety and protection. If the LGBT Center wants to host a fundraising and awareness party for anti-Semites, they might as well go all the way and host a tea dance for Fred Phelps.” — Michael Lucas
“You are a bad Jew! You are a bad Jew! Have you ever heard of Tikkun Olam? …This, what you are doing, is NOT healing the world.” This finger-pointed accusation made by one left-wing Jew to a right-wing Jew outside the D.C. offices of FreedomWorks went viral last week. Along with illustrating the over-the-top anger leftists have regarding right wing politics, this brief exchange highlighted the schism that increasingly pervades political dialogue.
Pete Seeger is officially on the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions wagon.
Dennis Ross tells the J Street crowd what they don’t want to hear.
We caught up with Congressman Ron Paul after his speech at the Tea Party Patriots American Policy Summit in Phoenix over the weekend. One of the themes of that speech was that America cannot impose democracy upon the rest of the world. However, unaddressed was whether America ought to protect allies who are free and wish to remain so. Here was our follow-up with the congressman.
The author paid a visit to the UCLA campus last week to cover the Muslim Student Association’s Palestine Awareness Week. He came away with the experiential knowledge that our premiere public universities are aiding and abetting Islamist jihad and the global neo-communist campaign for the extermination of Israel.
J Street audience applauds call for revolution in Israel.
Recently, Tariq Ramadan, considered by the Western intelligentsia to be the very epitome of enlightened Islamism, wrote a New York Times op-ed in which he was not only allowed–among other total lies–to deny that the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood and his grandfather, who then led the group, were Nazi collaborators before, during, and even after World War Two. In fact, he dares claim–because he knows the mainstream media will not expose this lie–that the Muslim Brotherhood was an anti-fascist organization!