June 9, 2024

Why is the “tolerant” left so in love with Islamist Palestinianism?

Anti-Israel extremists set up a protest encampment on the campus of Columbia University in New York on April 22, 2024. Credit: Lev Radin/Shutterstock By Alan Dershowitz (Gatestone Institute) — The founder of the Palestinian movement in the run-up to World […]
June 4, 2024

UN Watch accuses Albanese of taking payments from activist groups

U.N. envoy Francesca Albanese speaks at a U.N. Human Rights Council press conference, July 2023. Source: U.N. Human Rights Council/YouTube. by Mike Wagenheim (JNS) — The U.N. Watch NGO on May 30 accused the Human Rights Council’s special rapporteur on […]
May 5, 2024

Citing security risks and antisemitic incitement, Israel shuts down Al Jazeera bureau

Photo by Gil C/Shutterstock. by Troy Osher Fritzhand (JNS) — The Israeli Cabinet voted unanimously on May 5 to approve a Knesset bill from last month that will bring about the closure of Al Jazeera’s bureau in the country. “The […]
January 15, 2024

“Israelism” a dishonest, simplistic one-sided hack job

by Ellen Ginsberg Simon Several months ago, I wrote about the disinformation campaign being peddled by the film “Israelism.” Well, I invested the $5 to watch it so you do not have to waste your money, time, or energy trying […]
June 19, 2023

Ryanair apologizes for flight attendant’s “occupied Palestine” announcement

A Ryanair airliner arrives in Eilat, Nov. 9, 2015. Credit: Flash90. (JNS) — Irish low-cost airline Ryanair is feeling the heat after a flight attendant on a plane from Bologna, Italy, to Ben-Gurion Airport in Israel caused an uproar by […]
May 10, 2023

Dallas Library: “Nakba” exhibit wasn’t approved, won’t take place

Erik Jonsson Central Library of Dallas Public Library, 2006. Credit: Drumguy8800 via Wikimedia Commons. by David Swindle and Menachem Wecker (JNS) — The head of the Dallas public library system is denying that a library green-lit an upcoming exhibition about […]
March 30, 2023

Anti-Israel Human Rights Watch: Same Slant, Different Director

Tirana Hassan. Credit: Allison HRW via Wikimedia Commons. (JNS) — Human Rights Watch, an NGO with a history of anti-Israel advocacy, announced its interim executive director Tirana Hassan will now hold the position permanently. “Different leader, same antisemitic, Israel-obsessed, Jew-hating,” […]