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Aug 29, 2018, 5:24 PM
To American Jews – about Israel’s Nation-State law
There is Irony Surrounding American Jewish Criticism of Israel’s Nation-State Law. If Israel was not the “Nation State of the Jewish People” and instead just a random country, American Jewish opinion wouldn’t receive the attention it is receiving. There...
Aug 27, 2018, 11:57 AM
Yes, the BBC Is Biased against Israel
Is the BBC biased against Israel? Just by researching the BBC’s website during July, the answer is yes! Compare three main components: number of articles related to Israel compared to other countries; casualties in these countries; and the difference in...
Jul 27, 2017, 1:39 AM
This is why we have terror attacks
I am often surprised when I hear the incorrect explanations for terror attacks in Israel. I feel like I have heard it all. One student told me the terror attacks are due to Jewish provocation on the Temple Mount....
Jul 6, 2017, 9:56 AM
Care about Children? Worry about PA and Hamas, not Israel
This past Sunday, the 'United Church of Christ' passed a resolution that condemns Israel for its treatment of Palestinian children. When you see the data presented, it indeed raises a concern. How come so many children were arrested, and what causes...
Jul 5, 2017, 1:48 PM
Call them by their name
At the end of the day, terminology will affect our consciousness, and our consciousness will affect reality. The organizations working day and night to vilify Israel have long understood this point. Therefore, they are very careful to use certain...
Feb 28, 2017, 1:20 PM
Thou shalt not murder
Felipe Bris Abejon, a student at UCLA University in Los Angeles, drew a cartoon with the text: “Israel passes law legalizing seizing any Palestinian land.” Beneath it, he sketched “The Sixth Commandment – Do not steal” with the word...
Oct 16, 2016, 9:55 PM
Thanks UNESCO for making it clear
I will never forget the jolt I received on one of my first PR trips representing Israel. I entered the University of Washington in Seattle, USA, determined to carry out my task. Almost immediately I noticed a young woman...
Attorney Ran Bar-Yoshafat is Deputy Director of the Kohelet Policy Forum. Fields of interest include constitutional law, international law and public diplomacy. Ran is Israel's former MMA champion, an author and international public speaker.