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Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg says #MeToo is ‘here to stay’

Given that she’s a Jew from Flatbush, you’d think her speaking style would be brisk and boisterous.

Tuesday 02/20/2018
U.K.’s Labour Party expels anti-Semitic activist
Posted: February 20, 2018

The United Kingdom’s Labour Party has expelled anti-Semitic and anti-Israel activist after a disciplinary hearing found that he had violated several party rules on behavior and rhetoric.

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Five Jews among slain in Florida high school mass shooting
Posted: February 20, 2018

The Jewish community in Parkland, Florida, was plunged into mourning on Wednesday when a former student opened fire on students, killing 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, with at least four Jewish students and one Jewish teacher among the dead.

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$15 billion of Israeli natural gas to be sold to Egypt
Posted: February 20, 2018

The operators of Israel’s Tamar and Leviathan offshore natural gas fields have announced a landmark $15 billion, 10-year deal to sell the gas to Egypt.

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Wednesday 02/14/2018
Israel advocates mobilize to defend Arizona’s anti-BDS law
Posted: February 14, 2018

During the last few years, more than 20 U.S. states have targeted the BDS movement with legislation. But some groups have argued that anti-BDS legislation violates the Constitution. In a first, a Kansas federal judge recently agreed, issuing a preliminary injunction against an anti-BDS law in that state.

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Tuesday 02/13/2018
Timeline: Four hours of conflict leave Iranian drone, Israeli F-16, Syrian air defenses destroyed
Posted: February 13, 2018

In the early hours Saturday morning, Israel and a Syrian-Iranian alliance became engaged in a confrontation that left an Israeli F-16 destroyed, in addition to the downing of an Iranian-made drone, and numerous military targets within Syria destroyed. While the shooting down of the Israeli fighter jet was an accomplishment widely touted by Israel’s enemies, the destruction of significant Syrian air defense systems appear to leave Syria and it’s Iranian backers in a much weaker position to defend against future Israeli air raids.

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White House denies Netanyahu’s claim of talks on Israeli settlement annexation deal
Posted: February 13, 2018

The White House denies Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s claim that he is in talks with the Trump administration on the annexation of Israeli settlements.

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Two Israelis nearly lynched in Jenin, saved by Palestinian Authority forces
Posted: February 13, 2018

Two Israeli soldiers who accidentally entered the Palestinian city of Jenin on Monday were attacked by a mob of dozens of young Palestinians who also stole one of their weapons.

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Tuesday 02/06/2018
Israeli Cabinet votes to legalize Havat Gilad settlement
Posted: February 06, 2018

Israel’s cabinet voted unanimously on Sunday to legalize the Havat Gilad Jewish settlement, located in northern Samaria.

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