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Edwards touts Louisiana-Israel trade partnership possibilities

Above: Israeli Consul General Gilad Katz presents Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards with photos from the state’s Israel mission, as Bill Hess looks on, before…

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Posted in Supporting Israel

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, stalwart promoter of ties between Jews and Christians, dies at 67

Above: Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon with International Fellowship of Christians and Jews founder and president Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein. Photo by Capehart…

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Posted in Monitoring BDS

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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Posted in Defending Israel

Ten Toxic Terms that Pro-Israel Advocates Must Fight

By Lee Bender and Jerome R. Verlin (JNS) Mainstream Western media coverage of Israel is laced with expressions intentionally crafted to delegitimize the Jewish state….

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Posted in In-Depth Issues

The “apartheid road” that isn’t

Photo: View of Route 4370, northeast of Jerusalem, which connects the Geva Binyamin area to Route 1, and separates vehicles of Israeli citizens and non-citizens,…

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Posted in Israel Relations

Mississippi: Can’t help falling in love with Israel

Photo: Governor Phil Bryant and Consul General Lior Haiat visit the Elvis Inn, near Jerusalem From Southern Jewish Life and JNS reports In November, Mississippi…

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Posted in Monitoring BDS

“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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Posted in Reading Israel

Navigating the Jewish-Christian Border

Over the past 35 years, especially in the American South, Christian Zionism has emerged as the most significant new trend in Jewish-Christian relations, even though…

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