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  • Payback: Israel Destroys Home of Palestinian Terrorist Who Killed US Veteran

    06/23/2016 4:39:34 AM PDT · by SJackson · 17 replies
    Townhall ^ | Jun 22, 2016 | Leah Barkoukis
    The Israeli military has demolished the home of the Palestinian terrorist who fatally stabbed American tourist and former U.S. Army officer Taylor Force in a terror attack back in March. Ten others were also wounded in the attack. The troops entered the West Bank village of Hajjah early on Tuesday to knock down the residence of Bashar Masalha. […] Force was a Vanderbilt University graduate student visiting Israel during a school trip. He previously graduated from West Point and served tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan. Masalha was killed by police after the attack. The assault was part of...
  • Jews and Israel in a threatened, leaderless and delusional world

    06/23/2016 4:37:54 AM PDT · by SJackson · 8 replies
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 6-23-16 | ISI LEIBLER
    The painful lesson of the Orlando massacre is that no place in the world is immune to fanatical religious extremists willing to kill themselves to achieve heavenly salvation. The Western world is floundering in its pathetic efforts to confront the demonic global forces threatening to plunge it back into the Dark Ages. Its failure is largely due to the inability of democratic countries to face reality and devise a united strategy to vanquish these Islamic fundamentalist terrorists. Instead, Western leaders bury their heads in the sand and cravenly resort to policies of appeasement, even though there is not a single...
  • Arrest the Widow, Investigate the Family-Orlando jihad mass murderer was anything but a “lone wolf

    06/20/2016 5:28:36 AM PDT · by SJackson · 31 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | June 20, 2016 | Robert Spencer
    Arrest the Widow, Investigate the Family The Orlando jihad mass murderer was anything but a “lone wolf.” June 20, 2016 Robert Spencer    Noor Salman, the wife of Omar Mateen, the Orlando gay nightclub jihad mass murderer, has gone missing, and with good reason: she explodes the idea that Mateen was a “lone wolf” terrorist. She should be arrested – but now she is gone. Salman witnessed him selling his house to his brother-in-law for $10 – a clear indication that the couple knew jihad was in the offing. She has admitted to law enforcement authorities that she and...
  • How the Democrats Are Disarming Us-By suppressing the truth.

    06/20/2016 5:24:05 AM PDT · by SJackson · 24 replies ^ | June 20, 2016 | David Horowitz
    According to a Gallup poll taken in the week after the atrocity in Orlando, only 29% of Democrats thought this was an Islamic terror attack. Fully 60% of all Democrats attributed the attack to “domestic gun violence.” Moreover 42% of independents felt the same way. Only 44% attributed it to the Islamic holy war that has been declared on America and the West.1 How is this possible? During the massacre, the terrorist himself took pains to post messages declaring that his acts were acts of Islamic terror against America. “Now taste the Islamic state vengeance," one message said. Another warned,...
  • Making America Safe Again

    06/16/2016 5:28:37 AM PDT · by SJackson · 13 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | 6-16-16 | Judith Bergman
    There is a deep and unacknowledged irony to the fact that US President Barack Obama, of all people, has opined in the days since the terror attack in Orlando that how you term things makes no difference. “What exactly would using this label [‘radical Islam’] accomplish? … Calling a threat by a different name does not make it go away. This is a political distraction,” Obama said on Tuesday in response to the heavy criticism poured on him after he, once more, refused to use the term in connection with the mass shooting. Islamic State quickly claimed responsibility for the...
  • Obama’s Question: What’s In A Name?

    06/15/2016 4:18:38 AM PDT · by SJackson · 9 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | June 15, 2016 | David Horowitz
    It makes a difference between life and death. Obama is angry. Not at the terrorists, mind you, but at Donald Trump and those who criticize him for calling our enemies “extremists” (like the Sandy Hook and Aurora shooters) instead of “radical Islamic terrorists,” which is what they are. “Radical Islamic terrorist” is not a strategy, says the president. But it is the necessary step in creating one. Obama wants to treat our enemies as individual criminals, lone wolves and nut jobs. Since he is the commander-in-chief he defines the policy parameters under which our military and intelligence agencies operate. The...
  • Huma Abedin, Daughter of Jihad

    06/15/2016 4:08:15 AM PDT · by SJackson · 29 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | June 15, 2016 | Matthew Vadum
    Huma Abedin, Daughter of Jihad Roger Stone says it’s time to focus on the Hillary Clinton aide whose family has ties to Osama bin Laden. June 15, 2016 Matthew Vadum    ​Hillary Clinton longtime lieutenant Huma Abedin’s exhaustively documented connections to Islamic terror are receiving renewed attention thanks to a new column written by political gadfly Roger Stone. Abedin, now vice-chairman of Clinton's campaign, is the person “closest to the most powerful woman in American politics and perhaps the next President,” Stone writes at Breitbart. “Huma has been described variously as Hillary’s ‘body woman,’ a sort of glorified go-to...
  • Russia Might Use Veto Power to Protect Israel at United Nations, Israeli Official Says

    06/14/2016 6:37:46 PM PDT · by SJackson · 30 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | JUNE 14, 2016
    Russia is not ruling out using its veto power at the United Nations Security Council to thwart anti-Israel resolutions, an unnamed Israeli diplomatic official involved in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s trip to Moscow last week told the Israeli news site nrg. However, the official did qualify his statement, saying that the chances of Russia wielding its veto power in such a manner were very low. The official noted that the high level of respect Russian President Vladmir Putin demonstrated toward Netanyahu and his traveling entourage last week was unprecedented and indicated Russia’s deep desire to bolster its relationship with Israel....
  • Preoccupied Western Media Fails to Appreciate the Historic Revival of Ties Between Russia and Israel

    06/14/2016 6:36:18 PM PDT · by SJackson · 10 replies
    TASS Russian News Agency via CAMERA ^ | June 13, 2016 | TASS Russian News Agency via CAMERA
    A Preoccupied Western Media Fails to Appreciate the Historic Revival of Ties Between Russia and Israel Putin Netanyahu.JPG The recent meeting in Moscow between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Russian President Vladimir Putin marks a milestone in the continuing rapproachment between Israel and Russia. The growing engagement between these former bitter adversaries has attracted limited attention in the Western media, obsessed as it is with Israeli-Palestinian issues. In its prior embodiment as the Soviet Union, the Russian government armed and abetted Israel's enemies and had a central role in the worldwide campaign to delegitimize the Jewish state. Ironically, while...
  • New York Times Launches a Shavuot Attack on Israel

    06/14/2016 4:58:33 AM PDT · by SJackson · 7 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | 6-14-16 | Ira Stoll
    The New York Times marked the holiday of Shavuot — a holiday that celebrates the covenant between God and the Jewish people, a covenant in which the Jews get a land in return for following the law — by publishing an attack on the Jewish state. The attack came in the form of an op-ed piece by one Daniel Sieradski. Perhaps the Times chose to publish it on a Jewish holiday to prevent observant Jews from challenging it in real-time. Kind of an opinion journalism version of the Yom Kippur War. But the Times article would be nonsense no matter...
  • Mass Murder in Orlando: It’s Global Jihad, Stupid

    06/14/2016 4:55:32 AM PDT · by SJackson · 12 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | 6-14-16 | Ruthie Blum
    Shouting “Allahu akbar,” a 29-year-old American citizen with roots in Afghanistan entered a Florida nightclub at 2 am on Sunday morning and committed what is being called “the worst mass shooting in US history.” While slaughtering 49 people and seriously wounding dozens of others, Omar Mateen phoned 9-1-1 and pledged allegiance to the leader of ISIS. Mateen had planned the massacre in advance, purposely targeting a venue with which he was familiar, known to be frequented by lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgenders – the perfect personification of liberal Western values considered abhorrent to radical Muslims, regardless of their specific...
  • The Orlando Massacre Is Just the Beginning-Everything that led to it is still well entrenched

    06/14/2016 4:48:56 AM PDT · by SJackson · 19 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | June 14, 2016 | Raymond Ibrahim
    The Orlando Massacre Is Just the Beginning Everything that led to it is still well entrenched. June 14, 2016 Raymond Ibrahim    Raymond Ibrahim is a Shillman Fellow at the David Horowitz Freedom Center. What is the greatest lesson of the Orlando massacre, where a Muslim shooter killed at least 50 people at a homosexual night club—an event that is now considered the deadliest terrorist attack on U.S. soil since the September 11 attacks of 2001?  It’s that such an attack had to happen—and is destined to happen again.  Why?  Because the surest way of seeing an act occur repeatedly—say a terrorist attack—is...
  • Trump’s Speech: A Game Changer-It will change the dynamic of this election

    06/14/2016 4:44:08 AM PDT · by SJackson · 30 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | June 14, 2016 | David Horowitz
    Trump’s Speech: A Game Changer It will change the dynamic of this election. June 14, 2016 David Horowitz    Reprinted from Trump’s speech on national security, which he delivered yesterday, will change the dynamic of this election. The speech was specific, detailed and on the money. Trump showed how strategic securing the border is, how important stopping immigration from terror zones like Syria is, and how deadly political correctness has become. Political correctness – which transforms the Islamic world, which has a lot to answer for, from aggressors into innocent victims – functions as a shield for Islamic terrorists,...
  • Fighting the Jihad and Protecting Americans-Courtesy of Donald Trump

    06/14/2016 4:39:14 AM PDT · by SJackson · 5 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | June 14, 2016 | Robert Spencer
    Finally: A Realistic Plan for Fighting the Jihad and Protecting Americans Courtesy of Donald Trump. June 14, 2016 Robert Spencer    We’ve gotten so used to politically correct obfuscation about Islam being a religion of peace that preaches tolerance and non-violence that Donald Trump’s words in his address Monday were startling: “Many of the principles of radical Islam are incompatible with Western values and institutions. Remember this, radical Islam is anti-woman, anti-gay and anti-American. I refuse to allow America to become a place where gay people, Christian people, Jewish people are targets of persecution and intimation by radical Islamic...

    06/11/2016 10:42:03 AM PDT · by SJackson · 18 replies
    Hillary told Univision (the Mexican Cable TV Station) that we should be “building bridges, not walls.” Of course in reference to Donald Trump’s stand that we need to secure our borders with a ‘wall.’ So in preparation for the DNC Convention in Philadelphia, they are erecting a huge fence to keep out…Sanders supporters? Wait, isn’t a fence like a wall? If they can build one, why can’t we? “I think the idea of building walls as an answer to issues that confront our country is just not the right approach. We should be building bridges, we should be building understanding.”...
  • Headlines Are Battleground as Global Media Distorts Tel Aviv Terror Attack [Orthodox Jewish gunmen]

    06/11/2016 10:27:34 AM PDT · by SJackson · 7 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | 6-44-16 – After four Israelis were killed Wednesday in a Palestinian terrorist shooting at the Sarona market in Tel Aviv, many international media outlets came under fire for initially reporting misleading information about the attack and in some cases not describing the shooting as terrorism. While many such news headlines and article texts were later amended, the original phrasing has continued to circulate on social media and on the websites of media watchdog organizations. In a breaking news update about the attack on Twitter, the American cable news network CNN placed the word “terrorists” in quotation marks, angering Twitter followers...
  • Palestinians Cheer Tel Aviv Slaughter-How Israel's "peace partners" react

    06/10/2016 7:03:45 AM PDT · by SJackson · 7 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | June 10, 2016 | Ari Lieberman
    Main Menu FPMThe PointAuthorsStoreDavid HorowitzWho We AreDonateJoin the Mailing List Search form Search Palestinians Cheer Tel Aviv Slaughter How Israel's "peace partners" react when women and children are ruthlessly murdered. June 10, 2016 Ari Lieberman    The calm of the Tel Aviv morning was shattered yesterday when two Arab gunmen in their 20s from the Palestinian Authority-controlled village of Yatta drew automatic weapons and began to systematically gun down every civilian in sight. When the carnage was over, four people – two men and two women – were dead and about a dozen others were wounded, three of them critically. Both...
  • Israel Rises in the East-significance of Netanyahu's meeting with Putin in Moscow

    06/10/2016 7:00:11 AM PDT · by SJackson · 11 replies
    Frontpagemagazine/Jerusalem Post ^ | June 10, 2016 | Caroline Glick
    There was something poetic about the events that bookended the past week of diplomacy. This week began with French President François Hollande’s “peace” conference and ended with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s state visit to Moscow. From the perspective of both substance and style, the contrast between the two events couldn’t have been more striking. France hosted yet another anti-Israel diplomatic pile-on. Hollande had hoped to show that France was stepping into the void left by the US’s abandonment of its position as world leader. But all the confab served to do was show how irrational and self-destructive France – and...
  • US State Department Condemns Terror Attack But Warns Israel Not to Inconvenience Palestinians

    06/10/2016 6:52:59 AM PDT · by SJackson · 24 replies
    Breaking Israel News ^ | June 10, 2016 | Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz
    The US State Department condemned the recent terror attack in Tel Aviv, but also warned that Israel should avoid having any “impact on Palestinian citizens that are trying to go about their daily lives”. On Wednesday night two Palestinians from a village near Hebron entered a restaurant in the Sarona Market in downtown Tel Aviv and opened fire, killing four. One terrorist was shot in the legs while attempting to flee and the other surrendered to police. Israel has responded by rescinding 204 work permits of the terrorists’ family members and 83,000 entry permits for Arabs from Judea and Samaria...
  • Israel Sends 2 Battalions to West Bank After Tel Aviv Mall Attack

    06/09/2016 4:45:36 AM PDT · by SJackson · 22 replies
    NBC ^ | 6-9-16
    TEL AVIV, Israel — Two Israeli battalions were being sent to the West Bank Thursday after two Palestinians fatally shot four people at a Tel Aviv mall. The buildup would include hundreds of troops in "accordance with situation assessments," according to the Israel Defence Forces statement. They would not give any more details on the numbers involved. Israel also revoked 83,000 permits for Palestinians living in Gaza and the occupied West Bank to travel abroad and attend Ramadan prayers in Jerusalem. In the past, restrictions on access to the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, the holy site in the heart of Jerusalem's...
  • ‘Uneaten Birthday Cakes Next to Pools of Blood’

    06/09/2016 4:41:04 AM PDT · by SJackson · 10 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | 6-9-16 | Ruthie Blum
    An Israeli parliamentarian who arrived on the scene of Wednesday night’s Palestinian terrorist attack at an upscale outdoor mall in Tel Aviv summed up in a phrase what terrorism is all about. “Uneaten birthday cakes next to pools of blood,” is how Likud MK Amir Ohana described what he first encountered in the immediate aftermath of the shooting spree at the Max Brenner chocolate shop/café in the outdoor Sarona mall, committed by two relatives from the village of Yatta near Hebron. No matter how precise the details of such attacks Israelis experience on a regular basis – and despite the...
  • Obama’s November Surprise for Israel?

    06/09/2016 4:37:22 AM PDT · by SJackson · 18 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | June 6, 2016 | Schmuley Boteach
    Word is going around diplomatic circles that the Obama administration is planning a November surprise for Israel. Here’s what is said to be going on: The Paris peace conference last Friday, to which Israel and the Palestinians were not even invited, will end up exerting enormous pressure on Israel to create a Palestinian state. This renewed pressure will come despite evidence that a Palestinian state in the West Bank will quickly be dominated by genocidal Hamas, which is a threat to Israel and a disaster for the Palestinians. This will lead, in all likelihood, to a United Nations Security Council...
  • Trump Is Right to be Suspicious of Judge- “La Raza” means “Master Race.”

    06/09/2016 4:25:20 AM PDT · by SJackson · 35 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | 6-9-16 | Matthew Vadum
    Trump Is Right to be Suspicious of Judge And sorry, lefties: “La Raza” means “Master Race.” June 9, 2016 Matthew Vadum    Donald Trump has every right to question the impartiality of a “pro-Mexican” judge presiding over the Trump University lawsuit and doing so does not make him a racist or a bigot of any kind. The stampede of weak-kneed Republican office-holders tripping over each other in a frenzied rush to denounce the presumptive GOP nominee for president shows how the Left’s pathological ideas about race continue to dominate the thinking even of so-called conservatives who ought to know better....

    06/09/2016 4:22:46 AM PDT · by SJackson · 63 replies
    THE HISPANIC NATIONAL BAR ASSOCIATION REJECTS TRUMP'S RACIST ASSERTIONS Washington, DC –­­­­ The Hispanic National Bar Association represents the interests of nearly 54 million Hispanics/Latinos in the United States, which is approximately 17% of the U.S. population. By his recent derogatory remarks about Mexican immigrants, Donald Trump’s disrespect of such a large segment of the population of America is not only unbelievable, but outright wrong. His comment that Mexico only sends rapists and criminals to the United States reveals a racist nature that cannot and will not go unnoticed by the Hispanic National Bar Association nor the Latino community. Those...
  • Obama’s legacy and Israel

    06/08/2016 6:53:25 PM PDT · by SJackson · 3 replies
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 6-7-16 | MICHAEL D. EVANS
    Obama will have left behind a superhighway littered with abandoned allies, broken promises and disdain. President Barak Obama will have only a few months left in the White House. Meanwhile, the Israeli government is waiting to hear if Obama will OK a new military package that would send billions to Israel in aid. This is exacerbated by the anxiety surrounding a possible UN vote on the status of a Palestinian state. November 2016 is the deadline posed on the United Nations regarding recognition, and the threat that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas would exercise “other options” if his demands were not...
  • Muslim Leader Advertises that 9/11 was ‘Israeli-Jewish Job’

    06/08/2016 5:34:10 AM PDT · by SJackson · 20 replies
    Frontpage ^ | 6-8-16 | Joe Kaufman
    Muslim Leader Advertises that 9/11 was ‘Israeli-Jewish Job’ Hamas and David Duke supporter, Sofian Zakkout, once again finds way to target Jews. June 8, 2016 Joe Kaufman    Sofian Zakkout, President of the American Muslim Association of North America (AMANA), is always looking for new ways to promote hatred of Jews. Recently, he advertised on his Facebook page an article about how the Nazi Holocaust was “faked.” Now, he is targeting Jews by posting onto social media a claim that they perpetrated the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon. Will any of the hate he...
  • Sanders’ bigoted appointees endanger Clinton’s election

    06/07/2016 4:47:52 AM PDT · by SJackson · 14 replies
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 6-7-16 | ALAN DERSHOWITZ
    It is up to centrist Democrats, who still represent a majority of the party, to resist this attempt, and to ensure that support for Israel remains a point of bipartisan consensus. For many years now support for Israel has been a rare point of bipartisan consensus in an increasingly polarized political climate. Bernie Sanders apparently seems determined to undermine that consensus. Sanders has demonstrated a consistent bias against the nation-state of the Jewish people and surrounded himself with foreign-policy “experts” who often describe Israel as an apartheid state, and have repeatedly accused the IDF of committing war crimes. Sanders has...
  • Trump, Clinton, Sanders and the anti-Semites

    06/07/2016 4:44:12 AM PDT · by SJackson · 24 replies
    Israel Hayom ^ | 6-7-16 | Richard Baehr
    In the past few weeks, there have been a series of stories by Jewish writers about ‎what happened to them when they seemingly unleashed the fury of right-wing anti-‎Semites online by writing something deemed unfriendly toward or critical of ‎Donald Trump, or in one case, his wife, Melania. The toxic response from the angry ‎internet/social media mob, now commonly described as part of the alt-right ‎‎(alternative right) movement, has seemed to confirm what writers on the Left have ‎believed for a long time: that while the Left may be critical of Israel, or its settlement ‎policy, or of Prime Minister...
  • 'Our family bought this land, it belongs to Jews'

    06/07/2016 4:39:46 AM PDT · by SJackson · 4 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 6-6-16
    Descendants of Israel Dov Frumkin, who purchased land near Old City of Jerusalem, celebrates campaign to redeem property. While the Jewish community in the neighborhood of Silwan (Shiloach) in eastern Jerusalem has elicited fierce criticism from the Israeli left and even the American government, descendants of the original owner of the “Kfar HaTeimanim” (Yemenite Village) area in Silwan celebrated the planned construction of an additional apartment building for the growing Jewish population. Yair Frumkin and his sister are direct descendants of Israel Dov Frumkin, who purchased the land the predominantly-Arab neighborhood of Silwan now sits back in 1882. The land...
  • The Six Day War Remembered-A reflection on the "what-might-have-beens. "

    06/07/2016 4:28:36 AM PDT · by SJackson · 28 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | 6-7-16 | Joseph Puder
    The Six Day War Remembered A reflection on the "what-might-have-beens. " June 7, 2016 Joseph Puder    This May, Israel celebrated its 68th year of independent statehood. On June 5th, Israel commemorated the 49th anniversary of the Six Day War, in which it liberated the Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem’s Old city, including the Western Wall.  The Etzion Bloc, Jewish property seized by Jordan’s Arab Legion and held for 19 years was also liberated.  The proverbial Israeli “David” of the pre-1967 years has been transformed by the international press and western academia into the post-1967 “Goliath.”  In the process, Israel...
  • Obama's Victims: Released Criminal Illegals Commit Rape, Murder, Molestation

    06/07/2016 4:21:17 AM PDT · by SJackson · 5 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | 6-7-16 | Michael Cutler
    Obama's Victims: Released Criminal Illegals Commit Rape, Murder, Molestation  The astronomical re-offense rate of the predators the president sets loose in our communities. June 7, 2016 Michael Cutler    On June 4, 2016 The Boston Globe published a report, “Criminal immigrants reoffend at higher rates than ICE has suggested” that focused on information the newspaper was finally able to obtain by filing a lawsuit under the Freedom of Information Act that sought to obtain the database of criminal aliens who were released by ICE.  The roughly five year odyssey finally yielded the information the administration attempted to conceal from...
  • Jewesses Bathing in Public Pools? New York Times Editorial Writers Can’t Stand the Stench

    06/02/2016 5:10:43 PM PDT · by SJackson · 55 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | 6-2-16 | Ira Stoll
    The New York Times takes issue with women-only hours at a public swimming pool in Brooklyn. Photo: Wikipedia.The latest salvo in the New York Times campaign against Orthodox Judaism is an editorial condemning the New York City Parks department for accommodating religious swimmers — and, for that matter any other women who prefer not to be gawked at by men while bathing — by providing women-only hours at a public swimming pool in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.The Times complains of what it calls a “strong odor of religious intrusion into a secular space.” The classically nasty antisemitic trope of accusing Jews...
  • Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention

    06/01/2016 6:01:05 PM PDT · by SJackson · 25 replies
    'Justice for Palestinians cannot be attained without the lifting of the occupation,' Cornel West was quoted as saying by 'The New York Times' on Wednesday. The Democrat party is facing a possible dilemma as supporters of the two candidates vying for the nomination gear up for a debate on what to do with its Mideast policy. The Israel issue is threatening to tear the party apart as Bernie Sanders, the Vermont senator who has mounted a considerable presidential campaign that has earned him greater clout within the left-wing camp, has tapped two individuals to a key committee who seek to...
  • Time to truly liberate Jerusalem

    06/01/2016 5:53:36 PM PDT · by SJackson · 4 replies
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 6-1-16 | MICHAEL FREUND
    Winning the Six Day War was a miraculous first step in liberating eastern Jerusalem and restoring it to Jewish control. Even as Israel prepares to celebrate the 49th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem next week, a shameful incident took place which should serve as a painful reminder that much still needs to be done to strengthen our hold over all parts of our beloved capital. According to a report in Wednesday’s Yediot Aharonot, a busload of recruit’s to the IDF Paratroopers Brigade were on their way to the traditional military induction ceremony at the Western Wall when police ordered...
  • Where’s a Pro-Israel Democrat Presidential Candidate?

    06/01/2016 5:49:26 PM PDT · by SJackson · 8 replies
    Jewish Life NY ^ | 01 JUNE 2016
    We'll not beat around the bush. We'll give it to you straight: The Democrat leadership, the top of the heap, those who trumpet out the marching orders to their zombie-like followers have finally let the cat out of the bag. Shamelessly, boldly and without a second thought, they have placed Israel in the cross hairs by welcoming into their Platform Committee the radical selectees of Bernie Sanders. With this move, they have, heads held high, finally come crashing out of the closet and aligned themselves and the Party with an anti-Israel scenario. Bernie Sanders whom many Left of Center Jews...
  • Surprise! Stabbing Jews Hurts Tourism

    06/01/2016 5:45:14 PM PDT · by SJackson · 2 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | 6-1-06 | Elder of Ziyon
    From Wafa: An estimated 80,228 guests stayed in West Bank hotels in the first quarter of 2016, marking a drop by 32% from the previous quarter and 20% lower than in the first quarter of 2015, the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) said Monday. It said 33% of the hotel patrons were from European Union countries and 13% were Palestinian. The PCBS said room occupancy rate was 16.5% in the first quarter – 25% lower than in the previous quarter and 17% lower than in the first quarter of 2015. Nobody really talks about the financial hit that comes...
  • Say 'no' to Iran, because our Middle East allies deserve better

    06/01/2016 5:43:04 PM PDT · by SJackson · 6 replies
    The Hill ^ | 6-1-16 | Adonis Hoffman
    At some point in the second term of any presidency, the soaring eagle becomes a lame-duck with more quack than quake in its steps. With his place in history assured, President Obama has forged a new healthcare regime, restored relations with Cuba, made unprecedented visits and negotiated a nuclear deal with Iran. The latter of these strains U.S. relations with America's staunchest Middle East allies — Israel and Saudi Arabia — beyond credulity, and suggests the president may be too absorbed in creating his own legacy to think clearly. Obama called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) "the most...
  • The expulsion that backfired: When Iraq kicked out its Jews

    05/31/2016 11:39:01 AM PDT · by SJackson · 28 replies
    Times of Israel ^ | 5-31-2016 | Edwin Black
    Bent on destroying Israel, and gripped by vicious anti-Semitism, Baghdad ‘pauperized’ its Jews and forced them to leave for the nascent Jewish state in 1951-2. It believed Israel would collapse under the strain. But the immigrants ultimately helped Israel thrive, and it was Iraq that suffered After Adolf Hitler’s defeat in May 1945, many Nazis melted away from the Reich, smuggled out by such organizations as the infamous Odessa group and the lesser-known Catholic lay network Intermarium, as well as the CIA and KGB. They ensured the continuation of the Nazi legacy in the postwar Arab world. Egypt was a...
  • American Jewish Group: Move Over Israelis, We’re Taking Over-Planning coup from the banks of Potomac

    05/31/2016 8:06:36 AM PDT · by SJackson · 13 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | May 30, 2016 | P. David Hornik
    American Jewish Group: Move Over, Israelis, We’re Taking Over Planning a coup from the banks of the Potomac. May 30, 2016 P. David Hornik    A group of prominent American Jews, in tandem with a group of retired, left-wing Israeli military and security officials and an American security think tank, is seeking—via the next U.S. president, whoever he or she will be—to force policies on Israel that its government and a large majority of its population oppose. Ron Kampeas of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency reports: In a rare and sharp split with Israeli government policy, a group of Jewish...
  • The Old Generals’ Old Plan-The fantasy of peace with the Palestinians

    05/31/2016 8:04:13 AM PDT · by SJackson · 5 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | May 31, 2016 | Caroline Glick
    Originally published by the . The Israeli Left is a one trick pony. As it sees things, all of Israel’s problems – with the Palestinians, with the Arab world, with Europe and with the American Left – can be solved by giving up Judea and Samaria and half of Jerusalem (along with Gaza which we gave up already). Once Israel does this, the Left insists, then the Palestinians, the Arab world, Europe and Bernie Sanders voters will love us as they’ve never loved us before. The events of the past quarter century have shown the Left’s position to be entirely...
  • BDS Flounders Amid String of Humiliating Defeats

    05/31/2016 8:02:47 AM PDT · by SJackson · 6 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | May 31, 2016 | Ari Lieberman
    BDS Flounders Amid String of Humiliating Defeats How anti-BDS legislation has neutered the group and hampered its ability to function. May 31, 2016 Ari Lieberman    It’s been a really bad month for the anti-Semitic BDS movement, a strange alliance of radical leftists and Islamists who advocate the destruction of Israel through economic and cultural boycotts.  The hate group suffered a number of major setbacks in recent weeks. Some of these reversals represent mere moral victories but others have far reaching consequences that may well spell doom for BDS’s future operations and ability to function.  In May, the Strasbourg-based...
  • The ‘National Security’ Excuse Lets Terror Sponsors Go Unpunished

    05/26/2016 4:20:49 AM PDT · by SJackson · 4 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | May 26, 2016 | Stephen M. Flatow – Ever wonder why it is that Congress passes so many strongly pro-Israel bills, yet they never seem to be implemented? For example, a bill was passed to move the Embassy of the United States in Israel to Jerusalem — but the embassy was never moved. Legislation was passed to restrict US aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) — but it was never restricted. Now a bill has been passed to permit families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia — but in fact, it will actually block such lawsuits. What all three of these laws have in common...
  • The Biggest Racial Lie-How the Left defames America

    05/26/2016 3:52:22 AM PDT · by SJackson · 13 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | May 26, 2016 | David Horowitz
    The Biggest Racial Lie How the Left defames America. May 26, 2016 David Horowitz    Editor's Note: The article below corresponds to the key theme of David Horowitz's new book, “Progressive Racism," which is volume 6 of The Black Book of the American Left, a multi-volume collection of David Horowitz's conservative writings that will, when completed, be the most ambitious effort ever undertaken to define the Left and its agenda. (Order HERE.) We encourage our readers to visit – which features Horowitz’s introductions to Volumes 1-6 of this 10-volume series, along with their tables of contents, reviews and interviews with the author.Reprinted...
  • No Retreat from Hillary’s Village

    05/26/2016 3:50:12 AM PDT · by SJackson · 4 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | May 26, 2016 | Mary Grabar
    No Retreat from Hillary’s Village Clinton's dream of sending federal agents into American homes. May 26, 2016 Mary Grabar    A campaign ad that Hillary Clinton used against Barack Obama in 2008 featured images of sleeping children, with a voice asking who would answer the phone ringing in the White House at 3 a.m., “someone who already knows the world leaders . . . the military,” someone “tested and ready to lead”—or (by implication) a first-term U.S. Senator/community organizer? Hillary Clinton is running for president again, and of course is ignoring her failure as secretary of state to answer...
  • Obama's Refugees and Surging Deadly Diseases in America

    05/26/2016 3:46:07 AM PDT · by SJackson · 8 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | May 26, 2016 | Matthew Vadum
    Obama's Refugees and Surging Deadly Diseases in America The lethal violation of the nation's most basic public health protocols. May 26, 2016 Matthew Vadum    An outbreak of deadly infectious tuberculosis among refugees President Obama sent to Indiana is a frightening reminder that the administration's dangerous immigration policies are putting American lives at risk. In a frenzied rush to bring as many non-English-speaking Third World aliens to the country as possible before his presidency ends in a few months, Obama is allowing Syrian war migrants and refugees to be brought into the country without first undergoing proper medical examinations,...
  • Dershowitz: Not Surprising ‘Ignoramus’ Bernie Sanders Tapped ‘Professional Israel-Hater’

    05/25/2016 7:17:12 PM PDT · by SJackson · 19 replies ^ | 5-25-16 | Lea Speyer
    Dershowitz: Not Surprising ‘Ignoramus’ Bernie Sanders Tapped ‘Professional Israel-Hater’ for Democratic Policy Committee he Palestinian activist appointed by presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders to the Democratic Platform Drafting Committee is a “professional Israel-hater,” internationally acclaimed legal mind Alan Dershowitz told The Algemeiner on Tuesday. Dershowitz, a fierce defender of Israel and avowed supporter of the Democratic Party, was referring to Arab American Institute (AAI) President James Zogby, whom Sanders tapped on Monday to help draft party policy. Dershowitz, who said he’s debated Zogby on numerous occasions, explained why he is “not surprised” that the senator from Vermont contending for the Democratic...
  • Stabbing of Jewish Woman in Amsterdam Not Anti-Semitic, Dutch Police Say

    05/25/2016 5:14:51 AM PDT · by SJackson · 19 replies
    JP Updates ^ | 5-24-16 | Menachem Rephun
    Dutch police do not believe that the stabbing Monday of a Jewish woman at a kosher café in Buitenveldert, Amsterdam was anti-Semitic, according to Dutch news station AT5. It is not yet clear what motivated the stabbing, which took place at southern Amsterdam’s Grand Cafe Rimon, though the culprit is believed to be mentally ill. The possibility that the attack was motivated by anti-Semitism created turmoil within the Amsterdam Jewish community. Authorities are now investigating the case. Although the extent of the victim’s injuries are not yet known, she was reportedly in stable condition when transferred to the hospital.8:20 According...
  • What if Jews Had Raped an Arab Girl?

    05/25/2016 5:05:11 AM PDT · by SJackson · 8 replies
    Israel Today ^ | May 25, 2016
    The lifting of a court gag order on a severe incident that occurred in Tel Aviv two weeks ago once again demonstrates the blatant double standards of the mainstream media and the international community. It was revealed on Wednesday that earlier this month police arrested two young Arab men - one an Israeli citizen and the other from the Palestinian-controlled territories - on suspicion they and a third accomplice had brutally raped a mentally handicapped Jewish girl. The girl, who filed the initial complaint, was found by police to be in severe mental distress. Over the course of the investigation,...
  • The Jihad on Christian Church Tents

    05/25/2016 4:54:55 AM PDT · by SJackson · 3 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | 5-25-16 | Raymond Ibrahim
    The Jihad on Christian Church Tents It’s not enough to ban, bomb, and burn church buildings. May 25, 2016 Raymond Ibrahim    Note: Raymond Ibrahim was interviewed about this article on Ave Maria Radio’s “Kresta in the Afternoon.”Originally published by the Gatestone Institute.Raymond Ibrahim is a Shillman Fellow at the David Horowitz Freedom Center.A Christian church in Egypt was recently torched to the ground.  According to a statement by the Coptic Christian diocese in Minya, Upper Egypt: “The Virgin Mary Church in Ismailiyah, which is about four miles north of Minya, was exposed to an attack by some extremists who set fire...
  • The Muslim World is a Permanent Refugee Crisis-It’s never going to stop unless we shut the door

    05/25/2016 4:38:10 AM PDT · by SJackson · 40 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | 5-25-16 | Daniel Greenfield
    The Muslim World is a Permanent Refugee Crisis It’s never going to stop unless we shut the door. May 25, 2016 Daniel Greenfield    Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. Forget the Syrian Civil War for a moment. Even without the Sunnis and Shiites competing to give each other machete haircuts every sunny morning, there would still be a permanent Muslim refugee crisis.  The vast majority of civil wars over the last ten years have taken place in Muslim countries. Muslim countries are also some of...