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BoD’s Arkush: The Consequences of Jeremy Corbyn’s ‘antisemitic views’

31 May, 2018

By Anna Mikhailova, Telegraph, 30.05.18 Jeremy Corbyn has been accused by one of Britain’s most senior Jewish leaders of holding “anti-Semitic views” which could drive Jewish people out of Britain if he becomes Prime Minister. Jonathan Arkush, the outgoing President of the Board of Deputies, said British Jews were for the first time asking “do […]

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Sociologist David Hirsh Digs Deep to Explain Antisemitism and The Left

3 May, 2018

Sussex Jewish News, February 2018, p. 14 Book Review by Winston PickettSometimes the first two sentences of an author’s work explain everything. At other times they offer hints of what’s to come. In David Hirsh’s case, they do both.“This book is about antisemitism in social spaces which think of themselves as anti-racist and democratic,” writes Hirsh, a […]

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Jeremy Corbyn can’t pretend he has only just noticed

27 March, 2018

The Labour leader refers to ‘pockets’ of antisemitism in his party but fails to say that for 30 years he was in them too   Hugo Rifkind, The TIMES, 26 March 2018   Did you know that Jeremy Corbyn’s mother fought at the Battle of Cable Street? I know it’s a well-kept political secret, a […]

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#BringBackOurBoys

23 June, 2014

International

The message to Bring Back Our Boys from Brazil

#BringBackOurBoys

23 June, 2014

Local

This weekend SFI supporters bought yellow ribbons to tie around the tree outside Ecostream.

R.I.P to all the fallen heroes D-Day 6 June 1944

6 June, 2014

International

R.I.P to all the fallen heroes who lost their lives for our freedom 70 years ago.

HonestReporting: Sympathy For the BDS Devil

6 June, 2014

International

BY SIMON PLOSKER No doubt the Rolling Stones’ concert in Tel Aviv last night (Wednesday) was historic. (This writer was one of some 50,000 fans who enjoyed a fantastic show.) But controversial? Only in the eyes of the supporters of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign who, in their usual style, unsuccessfully attempted to […]

Samsung unveils its first refrigerator with sparkling water

3 June, 2014

International | Local | National

kitchens Samsung unveils its first refrigerator with automatic sparkling water dispenser Samsung Home Appliances has launched its first refrigerator with an automatic sparkling water dispenser. The RF24 Sparkling Four-Door Refrigerator features a system powered by SodaStream, which gives consumers ‘cold, filtered sparkling water at the touch of a button’, according to Samsung. Fitted with a […]

We Are All Responsible For Anti-Semitism If We Do Nothing

27 May, 2014

International | Local

By Mike Fryer and posted on www.christiansforzion.com The tragic attack at the museum in Brussels on Saturday did not happen in isolation. Have you considered that it may be a culmination of anti-Israel anti-Jewish rhetoric in Europe as a whole. Three innocent people, two Israeli’s and one a museum employee are the innocent victims of […]

Israeli tech streams World Cup to world’s living rooms

26 May, 2014

International

BY DAVID SHAMAH – The Times of Israel Soccer fans will get to see their sport’s biggest event via hundreds of mini-broadcast units deployed by LiveU LiveU, an Israeli start-up, is gearing up to deliver television-quality video of World Cup coverage via cellular connections to broadcast centers and the Internet, using a network of 200 […]

Reinventing the wheel: Israeli unveils new design with suspension

8 May, 2014

International

Invented by Israeli farmer who wanted his wheelchair to be more adaptable Set to be used in wheelchairs and bicycles Daily Mail An Israeli farmer has reinvented the wheel after an accident left him wheelchair-bound. When Gilad Wolf broke his pelvis in 2008, he wanted to continue work – but found a wheelchair was not […]

Telegraph blogs: Why it is hypocritical to boycott Israel

6 May, 2014

International | Local | National

By Jake Wallis Simons We’re not normally called upon to justify a decision to travel abroad. Few people would challenge me if I were visiting China, despite that country’s appalling human rights record, repression of free speech, and colonisation of Tibet. If I was travelling to America, even though Predator drones kill hundreds of innocent […]

BDS Activists Arrested Trying to Attack Pro-Israel Rally

6 May, 2014

Local

Arutz Sheva: At least six anti-Israel protesters were arrested after attempting to disrupt a pro-Israel rally in the English town of Brighton on Saturday. The arrests came during weekly protests and counter-protests at the Israeli Eco Stream store in the southern town, which supporters of the so-called BDS movement have been calling on people to […]

CONTEXT: DM2014: NUJ rejects Israeli goods boycott

6 May, 2014

Local

While the NUT banner was one of the first to arrive on Saturday at Ecostream, the NUJ has actually rejected any boycott. Left foot and right foot don’t appear to get along, or at least the National body and the Brighton division. 13 April 2014 Delegates to the conference in Eastbourne of the National Union […]

Multiple arrests of anti-Israel activists outside Ecostream

6 May, 2014

Local

Richard Millett’s Blog: As many as eight anti-Israel activists were arrested yesterday outside Israeli-owned Ecostream in Brighton, on England’s south coast. Ecostream belongs to Sodastream, which has a factory on the West Bank. Although Sodastream employs many Palestinians the anti-Israel lobby prefers to see the factory destroyed along with the livelihoods of Sodastream’s Israeli and […]