Tag Archive: Jews

SPARK Jewish Music Festival Lights up Seattle

Storm squalls and showers rolled through the Pacific Northwest over the 48 hours prior to the scheduled start of the first ever SPARK Seattle Jewish Music Festival. Yet even in the face of… Continue reading

LARGE GATHERING SHOWS SEATTLE SUPPORT FOR ISRAEL

For the second time in a week, Seattle’s Jewish community joined together to express their support for an Israel under attack. With a handful of pro-Hamas protesters standing across the street; over 400 area Jews… Continue reading

JSU; Pizza with a purpose

Ari Hoffman surveyed the group of about fifteen students  seated in a half circle around him. “Hi my name is Ari, who wants donuts?!” With introductions done Hoffman gives this new group at… Continue reading

A time to cry: by Leah Jacobson

Guest post : By Leah Jacobson Not usually one to put things out there but couldn’t hold back this time… I am afraid to start writing about the past few weeks, because I am unsure… Continue reading

Display your Israeli flags

 Mike Report reader David Shayne asked us to post the following message along with the photo below. Dan Yusberg, a family friend of the Schier family, parents of Gilad z”l, during an interview… Continue reading

UW-Hillel leader: BDS not worth fighting?

ANGST IN SPADES. UW Hillel director Rabbi Oren Hayon and the students of UW Hillel have garnered much well deserved praise over the past two weeks after helping lead a resounding defeat of… 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

Jewish Bruins respond to Israel ethics charges

The Mike Report has kept readers up to date regarding the harassment of student leaders at UCLA for the crime of visiting Israel. The anti-Semitic group Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP)  have… 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

Horrific mob attack on Jewish children at Temple Mount

Har Habayit, the Temple Mount is the holiest place in Judaism, the once and future site of the Beit Hamikdash (the Holy Temple) has been the focal point of Jewish prayer and longing… Continue reading

BREAKING NEWS! Anti-Israel divestment resolution comes to University of Washington

ANTI-ISRAEL ACTIVISTS  SUBMIT DIVESTMENT RESOLUTION TO UW SENATE A build up that began this past November with a series of BDS sponsored  lectures and trainings has culminated in the official submission of an anti-Israel… Continue reading

JTNews; messing with the message of Passover (and a new cartoon)

  Despite waning levels of observance and affiliation among non-Orthodox Jews in America, still 70% will be attending a Seder this coming Passover. For most the mixture of familiar tunes, foods and ritual will… 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

It takes two to do the peace-Tango

  Israeli-American Pundit and school days chum of The Mike Report, Abe Katsman has scribed a percipient take on the flailing, near death peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians [over at Breitbart… Continue reading

Seattle NCSY Team wins Jump competition

The National Jewish youth organization NCSY does a wonderful job of developing a love of  Judaism and of Israel in our teenagers. We at The Mike Report are great admirers of the dedicated… 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

All of Temple Mount is a mosque?

A bizzare headline  was featured on Breitbart News today; “Jewish Settlers Storm Al Aqsa Yards”. The story culled from Petra news service breathlessly proclaimed. A group of radical Jewish settlers on Thursday stormed the compounds of… Continue reading

Israel hater Silverstein goes on racist rant

H/T Isreallycool:  There is a certain sad corner of the universe where one can hold any bigoted view and say any reprehensible thing without censure as long as that same person openly despises… Continue reading

How to fight BDS… and win

BLOGGER AT ISRAELLYCOOL (AND FRIENDS) TAKE ON BDS SUPPORTERS AND WIN Earlier this week a Times of Israel Blogger shared that when Israeli Rabbi and student Yosele Ote asked for the academic  discount when purchasing… Continue reading

The dangerous denial of the Jewish establishment

It has become increasingly apparent that whatever physical danger faces the Jewish people, it comes not from the marginalized and marginal right but from an alliance of progressives, the religious left and radical… Continue reading