Category Archives: Jewish Community

Jesse Lieberfeld speaks: When they told me to stand by Israel, ‘that’s the logic of the white south in the 60s’

Jesse Lieberfeld speaks: When they told me to stand by Israel, ‘that’s the logic of the white south in the 60s’ from Mondoweiss by Philip Weiss We all wondered what happened to Jesse Lieberfeld, that great kid in Pittsburgh who won a Martin Luther … Continue reading

Posted in Human Rights, Israel, Jewish Community, Palestine | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s apartheid in the West Bank, but Obama and liberal Jews are too ‘intimidated’ to say anything — Perlstein in Rolling Stone

It’s apartheid in the West Bank, but Obama and liberal Jews are too ‘intimidated’ to say anything — Perlstein in Rolling Stone from Mondoweiss by Philip Weiss It’s finally happening. The great slumbering and privileged body of integrated American Jews is lifting its … Continue reading

Posted in Apartheid, Human Rights, Israel, Israel Lobby, Jewish Community, Obama, Palestine | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The “anti-Semitism” smear campaign against CAP and Media Matters rolls on

The “anti-Semitism” smear campaign against CAP and Media Matters rolls on BY GLENN GREENWALD https://plusone.google.com/_/+1/fastbutton?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.salon.com%2F2012%2F01%2F19%2Fthe_smear_campaign_against_cap_and_media_matters_rolls_on%2F&size=medium&count=true&annotation=bubble&hl=en-US&jsh=m%3B%2F_%2Fapps-static%2F_%2Fjs%2Fwidget%2F__features__%2Frt%3Dj%2Fver%3D8KOJ489ZQn4.en.%2Fsv%3D1%2Fam%3D!KW4lzGmbF_KIhSW8Og%2Fd%3D1%2F#id=I1_1327023552500&parent=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.salon.com&rpctoken=112248900&_methods=onPlusOne%2C_ready%2C_close%2C_open%2C_resizeMe Josh Block (updated below) Last month, my Salon colleague Justin Elliott revealed that AIPAC’s former spokesman, Josh Block, had been encouraging neoconservative journalists and pundits on a private email list … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Liberties, Israel Lobby, Jewish Community, US Foreign Policy | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Getting banished by the Jewish Federation on Yom Kippur.

Getting banished by the Jewish Federation on Yom Kippur. from MuzzleWatch by Cecilie Surasky What does Chabad Rabbi Manis Friedman have that I don’t have? Is it the beard? The religious authority? Or is it the record of advocating for the killing of … Continue reading

Posted in Israel, Israel Lobby, Jewish Community, Jewish Peace Movement, Zionism | Leave a comment

See the children’s drawings that terrified the San Francisco Jewish Community Relations Council and the Jewish Federation of the East Bay

See the children’s drawings that terrified the San Francisco Jewish Community Relations Council and the Jewish Federation of the East Bay by Seham 30 people liked this   To view the rest of the images, visit MECA’s Facebook page. Click here to let MOCHA … Continue reading

Posted in Apartheid, Human Rights, Israel, Israel Lobby, Jewish Community, Zionism | Leave a comment

The privileged divide– non-Jews want to talk the issue, Jews don’t

The privileged divide– non-Jews want to talk the issue, Jews don’t by Philip Weiss   “It is with regret that I say that in some communities in the United States, the divide between left and right has become so bitter that … Continue reading

Posted in Israel, Jewish Community, Palestine, Zionism | Leave a comment