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‘Don’t Advertise In Haaretz!’

The Samaria Settlers Committee is launching a new initiative and calling on businesses not to publish ads in the Haaretz newspaper on Tuesdays in May, following the newspaper’s publishing of an article declaring the religious Zionist community to be ‘worse than Hezbollah.’ Read more

Texas Preschool Teacher Fired Over ‘Kill Some Jews’ Tweet

A pre-school teacher in Texas who encouraged social media followers to “kill some Jews” and repeatedly mocked the Holocaust was fired on Wednesday. Read more

Michael Oren Urges Boycott of French Products

Deputy Minister Michael Oren appeared to call on Israelis to boycott French products in retaliation for Paris’s decision to label West Bank goods, a move that drew the ire of the French ambassador. Read more

EU Draft Also Disregards Jewish Connection To Temple Mount

The Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem is fuming over a draft decision distributed on Thursday by representatives of the European Union at meetings of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee in Istanbul on the subject of the Israeli capital’s Old City that completely ignores the Jewish connection to the site. Read more

British Police Summoned Tzipi Livni Over Suspected Gaza War Crimes

LONDON – Former Foreign Minister MK Tzipi Livni (Zionist Union) received a letter from the British police last Thursday, with an unprecedented summons for questioning regarding a suspicion of involvement in war crimes during Operation Cast Lead in Gaza in 2008. Read more

UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Compare Israel To ISIS

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn faced criticism on Thursday after comments he made were construed as having compared Israel to the Islamic State terrorist organization. Read more

Actress Tila Tequila Nguyen, Bashes Jews As ‘Christ-Killers’

Actress, singer, and reality TV show host Tila Tequila Nguyen utilized classic anti-Semitic canards during an online rant against Jews and Jewish actress Sarah Silverman this week. Read more

Muhammad Ali’s Forgotten Legacy of Anti-Semitism

When three-time heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali passed away last Friday, media outlets were swamped with eulogies for the 74-year-old former boxer, highlighting his cultural impact at the height of the Civil Rights movement in the 1960s. Read more

A Third of All Americans Believe Boycott of Israel Justified

NEW YORK – Thirty-three percent of Americans and forty percent of Britons believe that boycotting Israel is “justified,” according to a poll conducted in the United Kingdom and the United States this month by the market research firm Ipsos. Read more