Tag Archive: Anti-Zionism

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

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

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

BDS; when losing is winning – and a new cartoon!

2014 has unquestionably been the year of the BDS fail. Out of fifteen campus Divest from Israel resolutions in 2014, only three were passed and validated. But of all the BDS losses under… Continue reading

Another BDS fail as divestment resolution tanks at University of Washington

Paccar 192 at the University of Washington was, well, packed tonight as a a BDS fueled divestment resolution was brought before the UW student senate (ASUW). What many considered a maneuver to limit the Jewish… Continue reading

BDS RESOLUTION VOTE AT UW THIS TUESDAY

After nearly a month of maneuvering and lobbying, the UW anti-Israel divestment resolution will  be brought to the  senate floor for debate and a likely vote this coming Tuesday, May 20th.  Rob Jacobs… Continue reading

Bruins for Israel fight back against anti-Semitic onslaught

UCLA students Miriam Eshaghian and David Nusbaum undoubtedly looked forward to spending  an enjoyable and enriching four years on one of America’s elite campuses. But rather than soaking up the rarefied atmosphere, the two Jewish… Continue reading

UW divestment resolution clears another hurdle

ANTI-ISRAEL RESOLUTION LIKELY TO REACH SENATE FLOOR ON TUESDAY, MAY 20th The UW student senate committee for Academic and Administration Affairs (AAA) heard pro and con arguments this afternoon regarding an anti-Israel divestment resolution winding through the student… Continue reading

UW Divestment resolution goes to committee this Tuesday

Tensions are high for  pro-Israel students at the University of Washington tonight as  resolution R-20-39 makes it’s way to the committee for Academic and Administration Affairs (AAA) tomorrow, Tuesday, May 13th.  The expected procedure… Continue reading

“There’s Spartacus!” Pathetic cowardice at UCLA

The classic 1960 film Spartacus tells the story of an heroic rebellious slave in first century Rome. In the climactic scene, captured by their Roman oppressors, Spartacus’ fellow rebel-slaves are pressed by the Romans… Continue reading

Israel haters upset by Huskies against Divestment logo

Amira Mattar, the co-sponsor of the anti-Israel resolution that is set to have a first reading before the University of Washington senate this Tuesday is offended by this.  Amira believes that her anti-Semitic… Continue reading

Breaking News: UW Anti-Israel resolution to be considered on Yom Haatzmaut

The Mike Report has learned that anti-Israel divestment resolution R-20-39 will be presented before the University of Washington Student Senate (ASUW) this coming Tuesday, May 6th, Israel Independence Day.  Pro-Israel Student leaders had previously… Continue reading

J Street leader verbally attacks Jewish student for pro-Israel views

This weekend a good friend challenged The Mike Report over our persistent criticism of  J Street. He asked “is it not good that J Street provides a voice from the left that is… Continue reading

SPEAKER FOR UW DIVESTMENT SPONSORS WAS ADMIRED BY JCC SHOOTER (and a new cartoon)

As part of the build up to their anti-Israel divestment campaign at the University of Washington, SUPER-UW hosted a speaking engagement by the Israelophobe  Max Blumenthal. In the wake of the Kansas City… Continue reading

Anti-Israel scheming by SJP (& a new cartoon).

Anti-Israel group Students for Justice in Palestine have rolled out a nationwide campus campaign against Israel to be initiated during the Jewish celebration of Passover. The group was recently banned from the Northeastern… Continue reading

Richard Silverstein’s racially loaded repertoire

It takes a lot to surprise those familiar with the odd and erratic rantings of Richard Silverstein, Seattle’s premiere Israel hater. After all this is a man who excoriated a Palestinian woman for being  mildly… Continue reading

Israeli soldier slams haters – and a new cartoon

J STREET U AND HILLEL SPONSOR ANTI-ISRAEL EVENT – NO DISSENT ALLOWED Be open to unfamiliar ideas, be willing to have the uncomfortable conversations – these are the mantras of anti-Israel organizations like… Continue reading

My visit to anti-Israel events at St. Mark’s – part two

Guest writer Randy Kessler follows up on his recent column about anti-Israel events at Seattle’s St. Mark’s to ask some pointed questions. My recent column on  The Mike Report, about my experiences at… Continue reading