Category Archives: United States

The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US? Is It Good for Israel? – National Press Club in Washington

On April 10, an all-day conference on “The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US? Is It Good for Israel?” was held at the National Press Club in Washington. More information on the conference can be accessed at its

The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US? Is It Good for Israel? – National Press Club in Washington

On April 10, an all-day conference on “The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US? Is It Good for Israel?” was held at the National Press Club in Washington. More information on the conference can be accessed at its

NYT: Can Liberal Zionists Count On Hillary Clinton?

Can Liberal Zionists Count On Hillary Clinton? By JASON HOROWITZDEC. 17, 2014 Rabbi Daniel Zemel after a Sukkot service in October 2014 at Temple Micah in Washington. Credit Jonno Rattman for The New York Times     Daniel Zemel first

NYT: Can Liberal Zionists Count On Hillary Clinton?

Can Liberal Zionists Count On Hillary Clinton? By JASON HOROWITZDEC. 17, 2014 Rabbi Daniel Zemel after a Sukkot service in October 2014 at Temple Micah in Washington. Credit Jonno Rattman for The New York Times     Daniel Zemel first

UCLA student council passes DIVESTMENT from Israel’s human rights violations in a landslide vote

USAC passes divestment resolution with 8-2-2 vote More than 250 students attended the USAC meeting Tuesday night to voice their opinions to council regarding the divestment resolution. (Joseph Chan/Daily Bruin)  – November 18, 2014  – By Kendal Mitchell and Joseph

UCLA student council passes DIVESTMENT from Israel’s human rights violations in a landslide vote

USAC passes divestment resolution with 8-2-2 vote More than 250 students attended the USAC meeting Tuesday night to voice their opinions to council regarding the divestment resolution. (Joseph Chan/Daily Bruin)  – November 18, 2014  – By Kendal Mitchell and Joseph

Adelson and Saban Try To Out-Hawk Each Other

November 9, 2014, 6:45pm Adelson and Saban Try To Out-Hawk Each Other By Nathan Guttman Haim Saban and Sheldon Adelson / Getty Images What do you get when you put two of the largest pro-Israel donors — Sheldon Adelson and

Adelson and Saban Try To Out-Hawk Each Other

November 9, 2014, 6:45pm Adelson and Saban Try To Out-Hawk Each Other By Nathan Guttman Haim Saban and Sheldon Adelson / Getty Images What do you get when you put two of the largest pro-Israel donors — Sheldon Adelson and

Haaretz: Yankees, go home, for the sake of peace / By Gideon Levy

Yankees, go home, for the sake of peace The American involvement in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has only served to deepen and perpetuate it. It’s time for the U.S. to lay off. By Gideon Levy | Oct. 19, 2014  

Haaretz: Yankees, go home, for the sake of peace / By Gideon Levy

Yankees, go home, for the sake of peace The American involvement in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has only served to deepen and perpetuate it. It’s time for the U.S. to lay off. By Gideon Levy | Oct. 19, 2014  

U.S. academics bemoan ‘rigged’ fight in battle against BDS

U.S. academics bemoan ‘rigged’ fight in battle against BDS Liberal professors say they are becoming increasingly marginalized and threatened by the boycott movement. ‘Academics have surrendered themselves to slogans on the Israeli-Palestinian issue’ warns one. NEW YORK – The BDS

U.S. academics bemoan ‘rigged’ fight in battle against BDS

U.S. academics bemoan ‘rigged’ fight in battle against BDS Liberal professors say they are becoming increasingly marginalized and threatened by the boycott movement. ‘Academics have surrendered themselves to slogans on the Israeli-Palestinian issue’ warns one. NEW YORK – The BDS

NYTimes: Israel’s N.S.A. Scandal

Israel’s N.S.A. Scandal By JAMES BAMFORDSEPT. 16, 2014 Credit Otto Dettmer WASHINGTON — IN Moscow this summer, while reporting a story for Wired magazine, I had the rare opportunity to hang out for three days with Edward J. Snowden. It

NYTimes: Israel’s N.S.A. Scandal

Israel’s N.S.A. Scandal By JAMES BAMFORDSEPT. 16, 2014 Credit Otto Dettmer WASHINGTON — IN Moscow this summer, while reporting a story for Wired magazine, I had the rare opportunity to hang out for three days with Edward J. Snowden. It

Beinart urges young Jews to get arrested in the West Bank for the sake of Zionism. Will they?

Beinart urges young Jews to get arrested in the West Bank for the sake of Zionism. Will they? Philip Weiss on August 29, 2014 Peter Beinart has a column in Haaretz calling on American Jews who believe in the two-state

Beinart urges young Jews to get arrested in the West Bank for the sake of Zionism. Will they?

Beinart urges young Jews to get arrested in the West Bank for the sake of Zionism. Will they? Philip Weiss on August 29, 2014 Peter Beinart has a column in Haaretz calling on American Jews who believe in the two-state