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Argentine National Library Cancels Anti-Israel Program

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The Argentine National Library has canceled its program “The Ethical Trial of the Israeli Occupation and Colonization of Palestine.”Read More


Hamas Brinkmanship Masks Quiet Confidence

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One of 70-odd rockets fired from Gaza into Israel this week hit a chicken coop, critically wounding two Thai migrant workers, innocent bystanders in a deadly game of brinkmanship.Read More


U.S. Rejects Call for Boycott by UN Rapporteur Falk

By JTA

The Obama administration slammed U.N. special rapporteur Richard Falk’s call for a boycott of private companies that are profiting from the Israeli settlement enterprise.Read More


Israeli Tourist Suffers ‘anti-Semitic abuse’ in Poland

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An Israeli tourist visiting Poland reportedly filed a complaint with police against a taxi driver for making anti-Semitic remarks.Read More


Anti-Semitic Flyers Distributed in French Town

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Authorities in the French town of Aix-les-Bains near Lyon reportedly have received numerous complaints about anti-Semitic flyers disseminated in letterboxes.Read More


New Policy for TX Schools in Shabbat Hoops Controversy

Months after initially refusing to reschedule a Friday night game involving an Orthodox school, The Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools has changed its rules to accommodate the religious observances of all its members.Read More


Netanyahu's Hard Right Alliance Could Backfire

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s tie-up with far-right coalition partner Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman could backfire by eroding their lead ahead of Israel’s Jan. 22 ballot, a poll said on Friday.Read More


'Elders of Zion' Read Aloud in Greek Parliament

By JTA

A lawmaker for Greece’s neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party has reportedly read out in parliament a passage from the anti-Semitic forgery The Protocols of the Elders of Zion.Read More


Yisrael Beiteinu: Merger with Likud Won’t Make Lieberman PM

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Yisrael Beiteinu has denied reports that party leader Avigdor Lieberman would become prime minister under a secret pact between his movement and Likud.Read More


Adelsons Give $10M More to Romney Super PAC

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Top Republican donors Sheldon Adelson and his wife gave another $10 million to the “Super PAC” backing Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney in October, saying they hoped to “level the playing field” with Democrats ahead of the Nov. 6 election.Read More





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