Author: Eliyahu Mintz

US Politics

Germany Deports Terrorist Lauded by Sarsour and Tlaib

Linda Sarsour hugs Rasmea Odeh

Germany has deported terrorist Rasmea Odeh, who was slated to headline a BDS event in Berlin, thanks to intervention by US Ambassador to Germany, Richard Grenell, by way of a starkly worded letter, outlining the terrorist’s history and purpose. Odeh killed two students and wounded scores of others in a 1969 supermarket bombing in Jerusalem. …

US Politics

Why Don’t We Hear About Ori Ansbacher?

Ori Ansbacher

We hear a great deal about Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, and Ilhan Omar. But it’s been a few weeks now and there’s been nothing in the mainstream media about the rape and murder of 19-year-old Ori Ansbacher, in the Ein Yael forest in Jerusalem. This gets hushed up in favor of talk about oppression, occupation, …

US Politics

Breakaway (Antisemitism-Free) Labour Party

British talk show host Rachel Riley

British talk show host, Rachel Riley, happens to be Jewish in spite of her Irish surname. And she’s been fighting back against antisemitism coming at her from liberal Labourites. Now Riley has announced, in tandem with children’s book author JK Rowling, that the two are forming a breakaway Labour party. If you’re thinking: here goes …

US Politics

State Department Accused of Misleading Congress Regarding UNRWA Textbooks

2017 State Department memo on UNRWA

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a new report, blaming the U.S. State Department for misleading Congress regarding steps the Palestinian Authority had supposedly taken to reduce incitement in PA-sanctioned children’s schoolbooks. The report, sent to Chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the Subcommittee on Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and …

American Jewry, social media, terror, US Politics

Terrorists in Suits

Gilad Erdan (photo: Ministry of Strategic Affairs)

Israel’s Ministry for Strategic Affairs, headed up by MK Gilad Erdan, has launched a PR blitz with the hashtag #terroristsinsuits to tell the world that a study of 13 international BDS NGOs found some 30 terror activists hold leadership positions in these organizations. Of the 30, fully twenty of these terror activists served time in …

antisemitism, World Politics

Labour Official Calls to Suspend Arms Sales to Israel

Official Portrait, Emily Thornberry (photo credit: By Chris McAndrew - https://api20170418155059.azure-api.net/photo/4Kn4owXW.jpeg?crop=MCU_3:4&quality=80&download=trueGallery: https://beta.parliament.uk/media/4Kn4owXW, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=61331673)

The antisemitism so obviously inherent in the UK’s Labour Party continues, this time embodied by a call to suspend arms sales to the Jewish State. It happened on January 24, when Labour Party Shadown Foreign Minister Emily Thornberry sent a letter to British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, equating Iran’s military support for Syria’s Bashar al-Assad …

antisemitism, Massacres and Disasters, social media, terror, World Politics

Israeli Arab Murder Exposes Antisemitic Current

Aiia Maasarwe

It’s a tragedy when anyone is murdered, no matter their religion, especially when they are young. But in the wake of the horrific murder of Israeli Arab Aiia Maasarwe, some have expressed a repugnant thought: that it’s fine when the murder victims are Jewish Israelis. So noted Gav Kostonov, on Facebook: Just as the leaders …

Israeli Politics, terror, World Politics

Operation Northern Shield: Where was UNIFIL?

Hezbollah Tunnel on Israeli-Lebanese border

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced that with the discovery and destruction of the 6th Hezbollah tunnel leading from Lebanon into Israel, Operation Northern Shield is concluded and branded a success. The remarks were made during a visit to the Israeli-Lebanese border. The latest tunnel’s specs are impressive: 180ft deep underground 2,624ft dug under …

Israeli Politics, US Politics, World Politics

Replacing Israel, First Day Out

Rashida Tlaib Replaces Israel with "Palestine" post-it

On her first day in the House of Representatives, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) displayed a map with a post-it conveniently stuck atop Israel that reads “Palestine.” This prompted the following tweet by Buzzfeed reporter Hannah Allam, “Someone has already made a slight alteration to the map that hangs in Rashida Tlaib’s new congressional office.” Someone …