Category Archive: Seattle

JTNews gives voice to Seattle’s most virulent Israel haters

What good is having  a Jewish newspaper if it serves as a tool for those who wish us harm? The anti-Israel and often anti-Semitic radicals who organize the pathetic displays of pro-Hamas kabuki… Continue reading

Paltry Crowd Fails to Block Israeli Ship at Seattle Port

For the past two weeks the pro-Hamas Twittersphere and Facebook universe have been all abuzz about the latest tactic in the domestic war against the Jewish state, something they call Block The Boat… Continue reading

Federation’s JTNews Promotes Organization at War with Israel

The Mike Report recently shared with readers  how the Seattle Jewish Federation’s JTNews was promoting and providing legitimacy to Seattle’s Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP), a group dedicated to the demographic if not military… Continue reading

Programs Prepare Jewish Students for Hostile Campus Environment

This past academic year was perhaps the most intense in terms of anti-Israel hostility in recent memory. Divestment resolutions have  polarized campuses across the country while increasingly brash efforts to ostracize the pro-Israel… Continue reading

Seattle City Councilmember Licata won’t call Hamas a Terror Organization.

In an interview with Jason Rantz, anti-Israel Seattle City councilmember Nick Licata put his ignorance of the conflict on display for all the world to see.

JTNews Welcomes Top Anti-Israel Group into Communal Tent

JTNEWS PROMOTES GROUP THAT SUPPORTS ACADEMIC BOYCOTT OF ISRAEL Year after year the Anti Defamation League (ADL) designates Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) as one of the  top ten anti-Israel groups in the United… Continue reading

Sawant’s non-violent friends threaten The Mike Report

At the invitation of Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant, The Mike Report recently attended a pots and pans noise brigade against the violence in Gaza. You can read about it here. Sawant has repeatedly… Continue reading

Sawant Smackdown at City Hall – Obscene allegations made against Israel

Serving as president pro-tem, Kshama Sawant opened up today’s council briefing with an overbearing lecture on the evils of global imperialism. As Sawant segued into presenting her now infamous anti-Israel letter for endorsement by the council,… Continue reading

Dozens of Organizations Sponsor Pro-Israel Rally at Seattle Center. Video & Photos.

A broad representation of Seattle’s diverse Jewish community joined together in solidarity with the Jewish state at the mural amphitheatre at Seattle Center today.  “Our Solidarity with Israel and the people of Israel… Continue reading

Downtown anti-Israel Rally becomes violent. Photos & Video.

ANTI SEMITIC SIGN PROVOKES PASSERBY In what has become a near daily event, the plaza at Westlake Park in downtown Seattle was again host to an anti-Israel rally yesterday where several anti-Semitic signs… Continue reading

Video & Photos: Take a walk on the lame side.

THE MIKE REPORT ATTENDS A PRO-HAMAS MARCH ON BROADWAY IN SEATTLE. When anti-Israel city councilmember Kshama Sawant prodded the citizens of our fair city to attend a pots and pans banging anti-Israel march on… Continue reading

Federation & ADL Condemn Seattle Anti-Semitic Rallies

MIKE REPORT SPURS CONDEMNATION Responding to a series of exclusive  Mike Report exposé’s, the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle and the  Anti-Defamation League issued a condemnation today of a rash of anti-Semitic tinged rallies held… Continue reading

JTNews Spreads Councilmember Sawant’s anti-Israel Message

JTNEWS PUBLISHES SAWANT’S ANTI-ISRAEL DIATRIBE IN FULL.  NO CONTEXT OR COUNTERPOINT OFFERED.  YOUR FEDERATION CONTRIBUTION USED TO FUND ANTI-ISRAEL PROPAGANDA? KOL AMI, USY & HILLEL  SHARE PRO-ISRAEL ADS  WITH SAWANT’S ANTI-ISRAEL RANT. On Monday of… Continue reading

Israel on the Sound: Finding the good in the bad

A  transplanted Seattleite’s journey to find good in the midst of war. By Guest Writer:  Jon Jacobson I don’t have to tell anyone what a difficult time we are in now. Our government made… Continue reading

Special to The Mike Report: With Israel under fire where was Seattle’s Federation?

Guest writer Steve Hemmat ponders the response of Seattle’s Jewish Federation to an Israel under attack.  For nearly three weeks, the people of Israel have been under a relentless barrage of rocket and… Continue reading

Israel on the Sound: What can I do from Seattle?

How can an Israeli transplanted in Seattle support the Jewish State from so far away? Nurit Asnash ponders that question and comes up with an answer. By Guest Writer: Nurit Asnash. Sirens wailed… Continue reading

Israel on the Sound: Perspectives of a homesick Israeli

How does a college student in New York concentrate on her studies while her family and country are under attack? Former Seattleite Carol Jacobson shares her very personal perspective. It has become a… Continue reading

Guest post: A plea for unity in the Seattle Jewish community

Why, when I look at the list of sponsors of Seattle’s rally for Israel,  are there five Orthodox synagogues, five Orthodox schools and student groups, StandWithUs and Hadassah, but no one else?  We all… Continue reading

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

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