Category Archive: Palestine

J Street Brings PLO Official to Seattle

Jewish community appalled as J Street brings PLO official to Seattle.

Seattle Synagogue Hosts Israel Critic Who Was Condemned by Wiesenthal Center.

TEMPLE DE HIRSCH HOSTS ACTIVIST WHO COMPARES ISRAEL TO JIM CROW SOUTH HILLEL UW-JCONNECT PROMOTES “INTIMATE CONVERSATION” WITH CONTROVERSIAL ISRAEL CRITIC AND “YOUNG ADULTS”  The relentless efforts of groups like New Israel Fund and… Continue reading

Study: Spike In Anti-Semitic Incidents at UW – Matches Trend Across Nation

According to Amcha nearly 100 more incidents of anti-Semitism occurred on US campuses during the first six months of 2016 compared with the first six months of 2015.

Seattle Rabbi Promotes Boycott of Israeli Products

DESPITE PROMOTION OF BOYCOTT, LOCAL RABBI IS WELCOMED AT HERZL TORAHTHON AS “DISTINGUISHED SCHOLAR” With his ready smile and gentle demeanor Rabbi David Basior’s disarming persona has earned him a loyal following as spiritual… Continue reading

VANCOUVER FEDERATION BOOKS DIVISIVE ISRAELI ARTIST FOR YOM HA’ATZMAUT BASH

What should have been a day of unity for Vancouver BC’s Jewish community has become a day of controversy.

Swastika Scrawled on Olympia Synagogue

Some locals see anti-Semitic attack natural result of anti-Israel activism.

Seattle “Human Rights Leader” Spreads Hate of the Jewish State

Seattle’s Amin Odeh is lauded as a human rights hero while he spreads classic anti-Semitic tropes.

Hundreds Show Support for Israel at Seattle Area Rally

The four corners of Bellevue Way and NE 8th street were packed  this drizzly Sunday morning with an enthusiastic group of Israel supporters waving flags and signs declaring their backing of Israel.  “Even though… Continue reading

Concerns that Mercer Island SJCC “Holy Land” Talk Lacks Facts

ISRAEL ADVOCATES CLAIM POPULAR TRAVEL GURU MIXES TRUTH AND FICTION WHEN IT COMES TO THE ISRAEL-PALESTINIAN CONFLICT. Screenshot from Rick Steves’ travelogue to the Palestinian controlled areas and Israel. It would be difficult to… Continue reading

Seattle Jewish Federation Sponsors Lecture Series Which Includes Supporter of Israel Boycott

As Seattle’s Jewish community becomes increasingly divided over the question of what constitutes support of Israel, the Stroum Center at UW has for the most part managed to remain above the fray, until now.… Continue reading

Bend, Oregon is Home to Controversial Anti-Israel Company

BLOGGERS AT ISRAELLYCOOL EXPOSE NW ANTI-ISRAEL FILM COMPANY. STUDIO HEAD DONS OFFENSIVE NAZI GARB.  AMZ productions, a small promotional film company  headquartered in the quiet Oregon town of Bend,  has found themselves embroiled in a conflict… Continue reading

Anti-Israel Rally In Seattle Features Swastikas, Calls for Destruction of Jewish State

A gathering of about fifty anti-Israel activists assembled on a blustery summer afternoon in Downtown Seattle’s Westlake Park this past Friday to condemn Israel as part of the Al Quds Day observances, the annual day dedicated… Continue reading

IDF Vets Respond to Accusations Made At Temple Beth Am

IDF Soldiers Lambasted at Seattle’s Temple Beth Am.

About Face: Pro-Salaita UW Professor Changes Tune After Seeing Anti-Israel Prof in Action

UW Professor Stephen M. Schwartz counted himself among anti-Israel professor Steve Salaita’s supporters… until he saw him speak. “Israelis have greatly endangered the future of Israel by electing a Netanyahu led coalition of… Continue reading

Shock Video: J Street Speaker Calls for End of Jewish Majority State

H/T Elder of Ziyon: J Street revels in deception and obfuscation, they parasitically attach themselves to the banner of Democratic party Zionist liberalism, because, to paraphrase Willie Sutton’s apocryphal statement, that’s where the… Continue reading

Israeli Wines Banned From JVP Israel Bashing Seder

Jews the world over will soon be celebrating Passover, the Jewish Holiday of liberation. For most, Passover is a joyous celebration where friends and family gather to recount the miraculous events leading the Israelites… Continue reading

Husky Mom: “I Was Accosted by UW Professor at Anti-Israel Lecture”

UW PROF GRABS HUSKY MOM’S IPAD TO STOP HER FROM RECORDING ANTI-ISRAEL LECTURE A recent study found that more than half of all Jewish college students have experienced anti-Semitism on US campuses, that… Continue reading

Outrage as UW Sponsors Anti-Israel Speaker

Palestine and the Public Sphere, the controversial initiative of the University of Washington’s Simpson Center for the Humanities, proclaims as its purpose – “to create possibilities for more sustained, open, and critical exchange” on the… Continue reading

Fighting for Israel on Campus, is Hillel Up to the Task?

On Shabbat morning, January 31st Jason Bernhard, a member of the AEPI Jewish  fraternity at UC Davis had just left his frat house when he saw the hated symbol spray painted on the side… Continue reading

Elie Pieprz; Telling The Settler’s Side Of The Story

Elie Pieprz stood with his guests atop a water tower perched on a windswept hill, the highest point in the Samarian town of Beit-El. The tour he was giving to a group of… Continue reading