History revised is history denied

Once upon a time, Jewish progressives embraced their people’s history and were willing to die for its modern political realization. Though they eschewed traditional observance, they typically substituted faith in history for belief in G-d. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 1/1/2020, 8:51 AM

Call to boycott Israeli cheese backfires

Anti-Israel professor calls to boycott Trader Joe's for selling Israeli cheese. Instead, customers flock to the store, emptying the shelves.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2019, 1:20 PM

A letter to Romy Ronen, a Columbia student who shed tears for Israel

Do not cry, plan how to act so as to beat them at their own game. Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 12/9/2019, 7:54 PM

London: Anti-Israel protest turns threatening

London Police forced to stave off BDS activists at Regavim presentation in London.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2019, 4:15 PM

New Arab group says it’s time to stop boycotting Israel

'Arabs are the boycott's first and only victims,' Egyptian-British lawyer says.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 11/23/2019, 5:43 PM

EU: Court ruling is not an endorsement of anti-Israel boycott

EU official responds to debate regarding labeling of products and says that the European Commission doesn't support boycott of IsraeliArutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 1:31 PM

The BDS Movement's allies among the hypocritical Dutch elite

to Germany, France and the United States, the Dutch authorities do not take any action against BDS organizations. Antisemitism has once again become acceptable in Dutch social and political elite circles.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 10/30/2019, 11:34 AM

The truth about BDS

If you want to harm Israel, but don't want to label yourself an antisemite, BDS was made for you. David Billet , 10/28/2019, 9:42 PM

Observing Labour antisemites in Brighton

The Labour party's annual conference at the end of September was the best place to see antisemitism in action.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 10/4/2019, 1:52 AM

Terrorist who murdered Rina Shnerb worked for BDS group

Sammer Arabid, terrorist who murdered Rina Shnerb at Dolev spring, worked for group that promotes boycott of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2019, 9:24 PM

Will Israel revoke residency of BDS founder?

Deputy AG Zilber to decide on rescinding BDS Founder Omar Barghouti’s permanent residency status.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2019, 11:03 AM

Israeli professor calls Israel 'racist regime'

Israeli professor, artists call to boycott Israeli-sponsored international Berlin festival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2019, 9:33 AM

'Europe's Dark, Full-Blooded Specialty: Labeling Jews'

NY Times ad calls to oppose labeling Judea and Samaria goods."Nations of conscience must stand against anti-Semitic labeling of Jews"Chana Roberts, 8/18/2019, 3:59 PM

Exposed: What Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib were planning to do

Here’s what Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib were going to do on their trip to Israel.Ben Sales, JTA, & A7 Staff, 8/18/2019, 3:44 PM

Rashida Tlaib turns down Israel's offer

US Congresswoman won't visit her grandmother, says Israel's conditions for overturning ban 'would kill a piece of me.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2019, 4:41 PM

'Refusing entry to Tlaib, Omar, will protect Jews in America'

Jewish organizations respond to Israel's decision to allow Rep. Rashida Tlaib to visit 'Palestinian' grandmother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2019, 4:22 PM

Interior Minister approves Tlaib request to visit grandmother

Interior Min. Aryeh Deri approves Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib's request to visit Israel, meet her elderly 'Palestinian' grandmother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2019, 11:48 AM

How can a Holocaust survivor condemn Trump for being pro-Israel?

Rachel Patron told Trump to "leave us alone" and thinks Israel is strong enough to do without American diplomatic support. Alan Bergstein, 7/30/2019, 7:25 AM

Young Israel: Omar's pro-BDS bill is blatant anti-Semitism

NCYI denounces Rep. Ilhan Omar's pro-BDS resolution, demands congressional leadership 'address her disdain for Israel, Jewish community.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2019, 2:34 PM

Standing with BDS is standing with terror

They claim to fight for social justice, but seem to feel that terror attacks against Jews are part of that goal. Ronn Torossian, 6/28/2019, 1:24 PM

What can be done about the Highland Park 'P is for Palestine' fiasco?

Is it possible to somehow mitigate this situation despite the white flag that has been hoisted over Highland Park without the consent of many of its Jewish residents? (Note petition at end of article.) Eric Ruskin, 6/26/2019, 6:30 AM

BDS thrives while the US and Israel dither

Israel's long term surivial does not depend on where the US Embassy is, but on stopping those who coordinate the efforts of BDS. Lee Kaplan, 6/26/2019, 6:04 AM

Will this anti-Zionist teach your kids?

This Ph.d. candidate even blames Israel for what he calls “the Ferguson (Missouri) Police Department’s violent response to its citizens after the killing of Michael Brown." Moshe Phillips, 6/19/2019, 12:15 AM

DC suburb cancels screening of anti-Israel film

City council 'appreciates' backlash received, postpones screening of Roger Waters film to 'a later date.'Ron Kampeas, JTA, 6/12/2019, 11:37 AM

240 Israeli, Jewish academics lobby Germany to drop anti-BDS law

Professors pen letter to German government, urging rejection of recently passed law classifying anti-Israel BDS movement as anti-Semitic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2019, 2:48 PM

The Poway killer's church is anti-Israel and pro-BDS

Just visit any Presbyterian church vestibule to find anti-Israel literature posted at the front door and BDS promotion. The Poway shooter regularly attended a Presbyterian church. Lee Kaplan, 5/19/2019, 12:52 PM

Israel’s Tourism Triumph - luxury hotels beckon

The torch of tourism ignites peace. The greater Israel’s tourism triumph, the more irresistible is the concept of peace with its neighbors because all could gain from working together. Edwin Black, 4/18/2019, 1:29 PM

Israel’s tourism triumphs BDS: The air bridge

Traditional Jewish-American travelers from Miami to Seattle must now compete with Silicon Valley techies, Chinese students, Indian tourists, East European Christian pilgrims, and diverse businessmen from across the planet. Edwin Black, 4/2/2019, 8:27 AM

Trotsky and the anti-Purim BDS

Not all Jews in power try to protect their people the way Mordecai and Esther did, and some Jews cause purposeful damage. Ezequiel Doiny, 3/20/2019, 10:32 PM

Thirteen million UK citizens have a demonic view of Israel

A new study shows alarmingly high percentages of Brits who think Israel deliberately trying to wipe out the Palestinian Arabs, among other anti-Semitic tropes.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 2/19/2019, 11:59 PM

A fraudulent piece of anti-Semitic legislation.

Why has Ireland decided to punish Israel and not the rejectionist side that refuses to live as peaceful neighbors with Israel? Barry Shaw, 2/8/2019, 7:00 AM

You too, Julie Christie?

Slandering the Jewish people is what we expect from lesser talents who use anti-Semitism to launch a second career. Hello Roger Waters. Jack Engelhard, 2/1/2019, 8:04 AM

Crowdfunding platform bans BDS organizations

DonorBox restricts donations to a host of pro-BDS organizations pending further review.Nitsan Keidar, 12/21/2018, 7:53 AM

Airbnb boycott: Racist and anti-Semitic

All people who support decency and peace must stand against Airbnb. Ronn Torossian, 11/21/2018, 6:13 AM

Myths and Facts about our Jewish Vote

Where are our so-called "moderate Democrats" like Senators Ben Cardin, Chuck Schumer or Congresman Josh Gottheimer when elected Democrat representatives support BDS? Cindy Grosz, 11/18/2018, 11:32 PM

JVL: Jewish whitewashers of Labour anti-Semitism

The JVL's primary mode of attacking the IHRA definition was the release of an alternative definition of antisemitism. Their text stated that comparing Israel’s actions to those of the Nazis should not automatically be seen as antisemitic. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 11/18/2018, 7:43 AM

The Lara Alqasem Case:  A defeat for Democracy

A sovereign country's government reserves the right to decide who to allow in. And countries involved in ongoing conflicts must be more careful than others. Lara Alqasem's rejection should have been left to the authorities, not the courts.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 11/9/2018, 9:20 AM

An open letter to some oblivious Jewish leaders

The wave of demonization of the Jews in recent years has been supported by oblivious Jewish organizations, who thereby helped radical organizations grow. Dr. Shmuel Katz, 10/31/2018, 6:14 PM

US student challenges Israeli entry ban in court

Tel Aviv court holds hearing on entry ban for BDS-supporting student.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2018, 1:42 PM

University sanctions BDS-supporting professor

U of Michigan interim dean writes scathing letter to professor who refused to write recommendation for student wishing to study in Israel.JTA, 10/10/2018, 2:03 PM

Minister: Student denied entry can denounce BDS to be let in

US student barred entry to Israel could be allowed in if she renounces boycott movement and regrets involvement, minister says.JTA, 10/10/2018, 7:33 AM

US student denied entry due to involvement in BDS

US student denied entry to Israel remains in detention at airport during appeal process.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2018, 10:08 AM

This is the greatest threat to liberal Judaism

Many liberal Jews are uncomfortable with Jewish particularism, asserting that it is an illiberal idea whose time has passed. Ammiel Hirsch, 10/6/2018, 9:21 PM

US Education Dept anti-Semitism decision: 'The right move'

Lev HaOlam: 'BDS groups very aggressive on college campuses. Hope US move will provide Jewish students strength to persevere.'Mordechai Sones, 9/13/2018, 11:09 AM

BDS hysteria misplaced, says veteran campus Jewish educator

'BDS not our most pressing problem ... Students with no sense of Jewish identity, history, legacy, destiny won't give damn about Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 9/6/2018, 1:41 PM

Israel is right to question radical extremists who come to visit

The UK does it, the USA does it. Why should Israel open its doors to those who wish to harm the Jewish State? Ronn Torossian, 8/15/2018, 1:24 PM

US academic group decries both BDS and litigation to squelch it

'Our opposition to BDS is matched as resolutely by opposition to these pledges; nothing short of attempt to limit free speech and belief.'JTA - Mordechai Sones, 8/9/2018, 4:08 PM

Democratic senator compares Israeli security to Mexico wall

Sen. Cory Booker poses with sign linked to anti-Israel movement.JTA, 8/4/2018, 10:33 PM

One woman fighting anti-Semitism in Durham N.C.

The plan is to take over local police departments across our nation by political means, then have them boycott Israel and claim that police anti-terrorism training they receive in Israel is meant to teach American police how to murder black people. Lee Kaplan, 7/25/2018, 4:30 PM

Are you standing with Ireland's boycott of Israel?

Are you supporting BDS by donating to organizations that call for boycotting the Jewish State? Check where your money goes. Ronn Torossian, 7/10/2018, 8:42 PM

The hypocrisy of intersectionality and the Jewish question

Today's young adults have gone from being liberal to becoming the most illiberal, closed-minded, and intolerant people in the community. They exist, you see, on a higher moral plain than the rest of us. They know better. Barry Shaw, 7/9/2018, 10:22 AM

Band banned for boycott stand

Scottish group rejects festival request to withdraw support for boycott against Israel; Festival management: 'Want nothing to do with BDS'.Mordechai Sones, 6/14/2018, 9:55 AM

Temple Micah of Washington D.C.: Don't give Israel boycotters a forum

Temple Micah of Washington, D.C. is no different from Neturei Karta in anti-Israel activity if it hosts the pro-boycott New Israel Fund. The NIF has no place in a Jewish house of worship. Ronn Torossian, 6/11/2018, 5:48 AM

Shakira plans first-ever show in Israel, despite BDS opposition

Columbian-born pop sensation to perform in Israel for the first time ever, brushing off likely criticism by BDS movement.David Rosenberg, 5/7/2018, 10:56 AM

When did the Irish become anti-Semitic?

Is it that every country gets a crack at the Jewish State and it was simply Ireland’s turn? Jack Engelhard, 2/9/2018, 11:10 AM

INTO THE FRAY: The anti-BDS effort: Symptoms or cause?

New anti-BDS plans target the symptoms but not the sickness. What to do.Dr. Martin Sherman, 1/11/2018, 8:53 PM

The real and unabridged 'Black List' of BDS groups

Israel’s publicized current Boycott Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) blacklist is a partial one at best. Lee Kaplan, 1/8/2018, 10:36 PM