cig_control October 20, 2018

Earlier this month, French authorities announced the suspension of a discriminatory and politicized labeling requirement imposed on Israeli products, pending a decision by the European Court of Justice. The requirement mandated that products from the West Bank and Golan Heights be labeled with the designation “colonies israéliennes” (“Israeli colonies”, referring to the settlements). The suspension […]

cig_control October 11, 2018

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The antisemitism crises exploding in the British Labour Party and threatening to erupt in the US Democratic Party have complex sources in both the elites and the middle class. These include the logic of socialism, which opposes Jewish difference; rejection of the nation-state, which Jews still embrace; and conventional nineteenth-century beliefs in Jewish […]

cig_control October 9, 2018

Should governments oversee religious intolerance and regulate hate, or should communities regulate themselves? Freedom to Critique Lead to Less Hate Religious freedom and tolerance go hand in hand. However, if we are not able to critique religion (keeping in mind that religion is an idea) and are told by the government that we should not […]

cig_control October 9, 2018

“Like channeled water is the mind of the king in Hashem’s hand; He directs it to whatever He wishes.” Proverbs 21:1 (The Israel Bible™)﷯ Israeli officials praised Morocco’s King Mohammad VI for his decision to incorporate education about the Holocaust into his country’s curriculum. His decision was made public by Morocco’s Education Minister Said Amzazi […]

cig_control October 8, 2018

In his 1940 film The Ghost Breakers, Bob Hope finds himself in Cuba facing a strange menace – zombies. An acquaintance explains, “A zombie has no will of his own. You see them sometimes walking around blindly with dead eyes, following orders, not knowing what they do, not caring,” to which Hope famously replies, “You […]

cig_control October 6, 2018

François Legault, the premier-designate of Quebec, says he will invoke the notwithstanding clause to work around the Charter of Rights and Freedoms so that his government can ban people in positions of authority in the province from wearing religious symbols. The Coalition Avenir Québec (CAQ) Leader said on Tuesday the plan would prevent public servants, […]

cig_control October 5, 2018

The Lawfare Project, a leading New York-based law and human rights think tank, calls on the Government of Canada to bar admission to Canada of American hate figure and terror-sympathizer Ms. Linda Sarsour. Sarsour is scheduled to enter Canada to speak at a Toronto “Carry the Light” convention sponsored by the highly controversial Islamic Circle […]

cig_control October 5, 2018

“Education has the power to fight against discrimination and racism and against the ugly phenomenon of anti-Semitism,” stated King Mohammed VI of Morocco. By: World Israel News Staff King Mohammed VI of Morocco on Wednesday ordered that the Holocaust be included in the school textbooks of Maghreb high schools, the Moroccan news website Le Desk […]

cig_control October 5, 2018

This Remembrance Day, join us for a special VIP screening of the documentary film Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz, a portrait of Ben Ferencz, the last surviving Nuremberg Trial prosecutor and lifelong crusader in the fight for law and peace. The event will feature special guests and award-winning filmmaker Barry Avrich. All […]

cig_control October 3, 2018

Canada’s Revenue Agency (CRA) has suspended the Islamic Society of North America-Canada (ISNA-Canada), the Global News reports. Federal auditors say ISNA-Canada “failed to conduct any meaningful due diligence” for $136,000 it sent to an Islamist charity about a decade ago that may have gone into the hands of a terrorist group operating in the conflict-ridden […]