Category Archive: Cartoon

More on Silverstein’s racist rant

When one has dug oneself into a hole, rule number one is to stop digging. Richard Silverstein has never learned this lesson. Yesterday Silverstein was called out for targeting a young African-American woman… 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

When our leadership fails

As the Puget Sound Region becomes the nation’s center of political and religious anti-Zionism (and often anti-Semitism), many in the Jewish community presume that the Jewish Federation and  our other alphabet soup  communal advocacy… Continue reading

BDS ACTIVIST WAEL ELASADY’S EMPLOYER INVESTS 20 MIL IN ISRAEL

Wael Elasady, a fixture on the extremist anti-Israel circuit visited the University of Washington on January 30th to promote his vision for a Middle East free of the Jewish state. Not bound by… Continue reading

J-Street comes out against Iran nuclear sanctions

This is a shocker.  J-Street has represented  itself as the reasonable, measured voice of the center left.  They have managed to do so despite revelations regarding their George Soros funding sources and an… Continue reading

Cartoon; Split Jerusalem? That’s crazy talk!

The peace talk watchers all aflutter over Kerry’s proposal to break off a piece of the Jewish capital and give it to our sworn enemies in return for a piece of paper. Which… Continue reading

Kerry; Palestinian Capital in Jerusalem and a Mike Report Meme

In the New York Times  today  Thomas Friedman reported that US Secretary of State John Kerry is pushing for a plan that will wrench portions of Jerusalem from Israel and place the heart of the Jewish capital… Continue reading

Electric dreams in Gaza and a new cartoon

From i24 News:  Egypt’s closure of most of the estimated 1,200 tunnels run by the Islamist Hamas has virtually stopped Egyptian fuel coming into Gaza, forcing Hamas to purchase fuel from Israel via… Continue reading

St. Mark’s Cathedral; hatred in the center of Seattle

The historic relationship between the Christian Church and the Jewish people has not been a good one. Stoked by accusations of deicide and nurtured by replacement theology, church inspired persecutions were common throughout… Continue reading

PSU President slaps down Israel boycott

  In unusually sharp language, Portland State University (PSU) President Wim Wiewel issued a firm rejection of the American Studies Association’s proposed academic boycott of Israel. With what could only be described as a slap-down,… Continue reading

UW rejects ASA Israel boycott…and a new cartoon!

  Seattle – Michael K. Young,  President of Washington State’s flagship university announced today the University of Washington’s rejection of   calls for a “boycott by American higher education institutions of universities and their… Continue reading

Will JTNews put anti-Israel group in their guide…again?

Despite the innocuous sounding name, Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) is one of the most virulent anti-Israel groups out there. In fact The Anti Defamation League has placed JVP on their list of… Continue reading

ASA and our Cartoon of the Day

Commentary on the recent American Studies Association decision to conduct an academic boycott of Israel has flooded the interwebs. One of the best analysis so far has been that of Jon of Divest… Continue reading

JTNews takes cheap shot at Seattle Orthodox Community

The JTNews’ bills itself as the “Voice of Jewish Washington”.  The paper takes pride in their “big tent” definition of community and the wide array of perspectives offered in their pages.  Back in… Continue reading

JTNews whitewashes ADL designated anti-Israel group… and a new Cartoon.

The Anti Defamation League (ADL), America’s leading Jewish civil rights organization today released  its annual list of the  “Top Ten Anti-Israel Groups in the U.S.” and  again Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) made… Continue reading

Commenter on Open Zion delivers brilliant explanation of Israel – and a new cartoon!

On Open Zion this week, Tom Pessah, an Israeli Jew studying in Berkeley wrote a multi-point apologia for the BDS movement, promoting the ultimate goal of BDS, the supposed Palestinian “right of return”. Rejecting… Continue reading

Sharing both sides is our Cartoon of the Day

The JTNews recently reported on an event sponsored by Parents Circle, an organization offensive to many terror victim families  for politicizing their grief and placing the blame for the conflict squarely on Israel.… Continue reading

Pals fly Nazi flag is our Cartoon of the Day.

We reported in aprevious post how the Palestinian village of Beit Umar has a preoccupation with Nazi memorabilia, most notably the occasional flying of the Nazi flag over the village minarets. We noted at… Continue reading

The Pew Study and a brand new cartoon

The American Jewish community (or what’s left of it) is abuzz over the recent pew study results.  You can review the poll here, but the bottom line is that with the exception of… Continue reading

When checkpoints don’t matter

The rarely reliable Ma’an news agency, the voice of the Palestinian Authority (Fatah branch) is reporting today that… “Hamas security forces prevented a Fatah official from leaving the Gaza Strip to attend a… Continue reading