Open Letter to Mr. Jamaal Bowman from Rabbi Avi Weiss

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Dear Mr. Bowman, News reports indicate that you were recently endorsed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, whose record on Israel is deeply distressing and disappointing. Following your expression of gratitude regarding her endorsement, I began looking into your position vis a vis Israel. You’re quoted as saying that American aid to Israel should be conditional on exploring Israel’s human rights record. …

eHeziOpen Letter to Mr. Jamaal Bowman from Rabbi Avi Weiss

Islamism and Antisemitism in America
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The US-Israel alliance has long enjoyed bipartisan support. However, with the rise of the Islamist-left alliance within the Democratic Party, a shift toward anti-Israel sentiments has taken place. For example, during the 2012 Democratic National Convention, pro-Israel language traditionally in the party platform was deleted. The ascent of Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib and their explicit support for both anti-Israel …

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What Americans Can Learn from Europeans about Fighting BDS
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL and ASAF ROMIROWSKY

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U.S. banking giant Comerica’s closure of an account earlier this year held by an organization that wages legal and economic warfare against America and Israel may be the harbinger of a successful strategy against BDS. BDS—or the Boycott, Sanctions and Divestment movement—is a global effort that seeks to isolate the Jewish state from the international community in order to secure …

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