cig_control January 31, 2019

European politicians and intellectuals are happy to hold forth on the evil of hating Jews, but tend to address the problem with clichés, ignorance, and sometimes a stubborn unwillingness to face facts, as Monika Schwarz-Friesel writes: [Often, Europeans] hear passionate affirmations, long since rejected by empirical research, that “rightist populism is responsible for contemporary anti-Semitism,” […]

cig_control January 31, 2019

For at least five years, pro-Israel groups who want Israel to enjoy bi-partisan support in the United States have been worried about Democrats. While evangelical Republicans are some of Israel’s most passionate supporters, young Democrats are less likely to support Israel than in past generations. The groups have tried to reverse this trend in lots […]

cig_control January 31, 2019

Edelstein: “Knesset won’t waste time on Ireland that obsessively looks for ways to hurt Israel.” Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein canceled a Knesset delegation’s trip to Dublin on Monday, in light of an Irish bill criminalizing business with Israelis over the Green Line. “It’s not surprising that Ireland is once again looking to hurt and boycott […]

cig_control January 31, 2019

Each weekend over the past 11 weeks, men and women in yellow vests (Gilet Jaunes) blocked traffic and accosted shoppers in Paris. From the start, the same protesters also expressed clear anti-Semitic messages as they were decrying President Macron gas price hikes. There were the classics, such as associating the Jews with the banks, and […]

cig_control January 30, 2019

The International Paralympic Committee vowed that all athletes should be able to compete without discrimination, after the Muslim-majority country barred Israelis from the competition. The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) stripped Malaysia of the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships because Kuala Lumpur said it would not let Israeli athletes participate. According to a statement issued by […]

cig_control January 30, 2019

“Thus He will judge among the nations And arbitrate for the many peoples, And they shall beat their swords into plowshares And their spears into pruning hooks: Nation shall not take up Sword against nation; They shall never again know war.” Isaiah 2:4 (The Israel Bible™) The nascent Sanhedrin issued a statement regarding International Holocaust […]

cig_control January 30, 2019

If enacted, it would make Ireland the first European Union nation to criminalize doing business beyond the pre-1967 lines, including eastern Jerusalem and the Golan Heights. (January 25, 2019 / JNS) The Irish parliament advanced a bill on Thursday that would prohibit commercial activity connected to areas that were outside Israel’s pre-1967 territory. The final […]

cig_control January 26, 2019

Ontario court Judge Richard Blouin today delivered a guilty verdict against James Sears and LeRoy St. Germaine in the matter of the content of the publication known as Your Ward News. In reading the verdict, Judge Blouin said that the evidence against the defendants was overwhelming and rejected their position that the content, which promoted […]