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Calling Out the UN Human Rights Council’s Anti-Israel Bias

July 16, 2019

The pro-Israel community is rarely shy about lambasting the profoundly invidious UN Human Rights Council, which year after year singles out the Jewish state among all the countries of the world for unparalleled criticism. While written condemnations of the Council’s bias, and quotes to the media, are par for the course (and highly important), a […]

German Jewry: A Bleak Future

July 5, 2018

To understand the plight of Jews in Germany, it worth considering a few outbreaks of contemporary anti-Semitism and the largely indifferent response to Jew-hatred from mainstream society. In early June, a Jewish teen named Jonathan was playing an Israeli song — “Tel Aviv,” sung by Omer Adam—in Berlin’s Bahnhof Zoo subway station. Three Arab Germans […]

Weaponizing Refugees

January 4, 2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Willkomenskultur (“Welcome culture”) refugee policy of last year has screeched to a grinding halt. Delivering an early December speech at her Christian Democratic Union’s annual convention, at which she was reelected as the party’s leader and candidate in the next national election with nearly 90 percent of the votes, she declared: […]

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