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California considering anti-Israel “ethnic studies” curriculum with antisemitic tropes

The anti-Israel “Arab World Studies Notebook,” pictured, has been used to educate Massachusetts students in the Newton schools. Photo Credit: Amazon. By Jackson Richman and…

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New report highlights ties between IfNotNow and anti-Semitic pro-Palestinian group

In January, members of IfNotNow protested against Israeli Ambassador Danny Danon’s visit to New Orleans. By Eliana Rudee (JNS, July 30) — The progressive Jewish…

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Opinion: A Little Good News from Campus

By Mitchell Bard It’s been another academic year, and another year in the endless campus war against Israel. Its enemies are relentless and undeterred by…

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Sixth BDS national conference sheds light on movement’s intentions and terrorist affiliates

A view of the BDS National Conference held in Ramallah in the West Bank in March 2019. Credit: BDS National Committee via Facebook. By Eliana…

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When is the tent too big? Boston Jewish umbrella kicks out group over BDS support

Members of the Boston Workmen’s Circle attending a rally. Credit: Boston Workmen’s Circle via Facebook. By Sean Savage (JNS) — The decision in January by…

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Federal court upholds anti-BDS bill in Arkansas

(JNS) A federal judge upheld an Arkansas law that forbids state agencies from investing in or contracting with companies that boycott Israel. Chief U.S. District…

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All talk: The United Church of Christ’s Non-existent Boycott

At the United Church of Christ (UCC) General Synod in Cleveland, Rev. Mitri Raheb, a Palestinian Christian and pastor of the evangelical Lutheran Church in…

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“Loyalty oath” lawsuit reporting mis-represents Texas anti-BDS law

On May 2, 2017, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed an anti-BDS bill at the Jewish Community Center in Austin Faced with a growing number of…

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Some Jewish groups, activists backed the NOLA BDS resolution

Anti-Israel activists from Jewish Voice for Peace at the Jan. 25 New Orleans City Council meeting While there were many groups in the Jewish community…

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