Category Archive: Palestine

Photos: Seattle shows support for Israel at huge rally

While Israel is in the midst of defending herself against a vicious terror war, over 600 supporters of the Jewish state gathered in Seattle’s Pioneer square today to express their solidarity.   As hostilities… Continue reading

Hamas rockets hidden in UN school.

For some reason the UN is now fessing up to having “discovered” almost two dozen rockets in one of their Gaza City schools.  Since UN schools are no stranger to hosting weapons and… Continue reading

Seattle “Jewish” group attacks Israel at Pike Place Market

Tourists and shopkeepers stood jaws agape as a group of about twenty protesters from Jewish Voice for Peace, many ensconced in bizarre gray boxes appropriated the cobblestone street in front of Seattle’s iconic… Continue reading

NIF rushes emergency war grants to fund protests against Israel

WITH FRIENDS LIKE THESE… The citizens of Israel are now into their second week of a horrific war of rockets inflicted upon them primarily by the Hamas terror group operating out of Gaza.… Continue reading

It’s not fair! say Hamas supporters

Bereft of any moral argument for the targeting of civilian population centers with (so far) over 1000 rockets, Hamas supporters have taken up the “it’s not fair!” argument so familiar to any parent… Continue reading

Shocking anti-Semitic hatefest in downtown Seattle

JEWS DEPICTED AS EATING GENTILE BABIES AND DRINKING THEIR BLOOD. As Hamas Rockets continued to rain down on Israeli population centers, a large anti-Israel rally took place in Seattle’s Westlake Center this Saturday,… Continue reading

Guest post: Why I left J Street

24-year old Ada da Silva was excited and hopeful as she entered the bustling Grand Lobby of the Washington DC Convention Center on March 24th of 2012.  Banners emblazoned with J Street’s trademark… Continue reading

Pain and horror

With the arrest of six suspects, it now appears a very real possibility that Mohammed Abu Khdeir, a teenager and resident of Shuafat was  murdered by a small  group of  Israeli criminals in a twisted… Continue reading

Seattle’s Jewish community unites in grief

Despite the miles of land and ocean that separate the small Jewish community of Seattle from Israel, for the past nineteen days the distance seemed not quite as great. The hours were punctuated… Continue reading

While we buried our boys…

THE MORAL CHASM IS VAST Seattle – Even when they try to libel Israel, the Jewish state comes out smelling like a combination of roses and lilacs (with a sprinkle of cinnamon) compared… Continue reading

It’s not us, it’s them

It’s not about Israel, or Palestine if you prefer, it never was. In 629  when Muhammad and his ruthless devotees vanquished the Jews of Khaybar it had little to do with the 1947… Continue reading

Anti-Israel group invited to leader’s conference at UW Hillel

  BDS SUPPORTING JEWISH VOICE FOR PEACE INCLUDED IN  YOUNG LEADERSHIP MEETING. The call was sent out by UW Hillel Director Rabbi Oren Hayon in early June. “Jconnect Seattle invites your organization to… Continue reading

Is Jewish Voice for Peace just another Jewish group?

As most readers of the The Mike Report are aware, the Presbyterian Church USA (PCUSA) embraced the anti-Israel  BDS movement this past Friday,  approving divestment from businesses associated with the Jewish state. In… Continue reading

Hen Mazzig; I hope I made a difference

November 21st of 2012, Hen Mazzig was walking down Shaul HaMelech street in the heart of Tel Aviv when an ear splitting explosion ripped through the air. The gut wrenching sound echoed across… Continue reading

Richard Silverstein serves up a cheap whine

Richard Silverstein posted a pathetic kvetch on his hate-blog today. Seems he is just mystified why local media aren’t clamoring to hear him prattle about his upcoming anti-Israel BDS “event”. Says Silverstein… I’ve… Continue reading

Prayer Vigil in Seattle for Abducted Teens

The horrific kidnapping of Naftali Fraenkel, Gilad Shaer, and Eyal Yifrach has ripped a  psychic hole in the fabric of the communal Jewish soul. Parents are hugging their children a little tighter and… Continue reading

Hillel leader minimizes BDS inspired anti-Semitism

In an opinion piece recently published in Seattle’s JTNews, University of Washington (UW) Hillel Director Rabbi Oren Hayon put forth that it may be best for Jewish students to capitulate to BDS divestment… Continue reading

Teaching hate

H/T Israellycool . As the Jewish world continues to  reel from the abduction of three innocent souls,  three teenagers ripped from their families. Our Arab enemies are teaching their children to mock our sorrow,… Continue reading

Seattle Public Schools use anti-Israel textbook

Imagine a High school textbook that distorts and minimizes the Jewish people’s historic connection to Israel.  We are not speaking of the notorious  textbooks of the Palestinian Authority, but rather of textbooks used… Continue reading

Seattle’s pro-Israel rally undermined from within

NIF and Hillel Leaders with help from JTNews trash event they co-sponsored. The entire academic year had been building up to this Seattle-BDS crescendo. Everyone on the inside, both pro and anti-Israel, knew… Continue reading