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Updating The Jewish Chronicle

Jews sans frontieres - 2 hours 33 sec ago
Hey this is a curious thing.I posted earlier about a JC print edition article headed, Beth Din won't cater for Riba boycotters and I noted then that the article hadn't appeared in the on line ...
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Beth Din Boycotts RIBA

Jews sans frontieres - 12 hours 6 min ago
In today's print edition of the Jewish Chronicle there's a report that the Beth Din won't cater for Riba boycotters.  It's not in the on line edition.  It's by that Marcus Dysch chap so ...
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What a difference a day makes...

Jews sans frontieres - 16 hours 41 min ago
Did you see Google's doodle?  It looks like this:You can click on it if you're feeling lucky.or if you visit the real deal you can hover your mouse over it where you'll be told that today is ...
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Orwellian Prizes

Jews sans frontieres - Wed, 16/04/2014 - 6:03pm
I've seen a few bloggers and twitterers claiming some inspiration from George Orwell.  It's usually the more brazenly dishonest who make the claim with a masthead quote (well paraphrase) like ...
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The Palestinians and the "Jewish state"

Electronic Intifada - Wed, 16/04/2014 - 3:05pm
How can the Palestinian leadership agree to a vague term that Israeli lawmakers cannot define?
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Why we're taking a different approach to divestment

Electronic Intifada - Wed, 16/04/2014 - 2:17pm
A student referendum at DePaul University in Chicago will make it harder for pro-Israel lobby groups to influence divestment efforts.
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Resisting the “cannibalization” of Palestine’s heritage

Electronic Intifada - Tue, 15/04/2014 - 7:17pm
Patrick Stewart’s film “It’s Better to Jump” shows the insidious ways that the historic city of Akka is being ethnically cleansed.
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Ayaan Nations?

Jews sans frontieres - Tue, 15/04/2014 - 1:58pm
Who is this Ayaan Hirsi Ali person?  I've been away for a little over a week and I've seen this former Somali former Muslim in various parts of the blogosphere, mostly in connection with an ...
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Sweet and sinister images from Gaza's hottest artists

Electronic Intifada - Thu, 10/04/2014 - 6:53pm
Hazem Harb’s limbless figures resemble Francis Bacon’s most celebrated work.
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Why Jews must oppose muzzling of Palestine solidarity activists

Electronic Intifada - Wed, 09/04/2014 - 7:45pm
Northeastern University’s suspension of Students for Justice in Palestine cannot be defended.
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Tel Aviv University bans Palestinian speaker

Electronic Intifada - Wed, 09/04/2014 - 5:21pm
Muhammad Kanaaneh was prevented from speaking on Land Day after violent threats from right-wing groups.
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How Israel's war industry profits from violent US immigration "reform"

Electronic Intifada - Tue, 08/04/2014 - 7:24pm
Proposed legislation guarantees more US-Mexico border deaths and huge payouts to Israeli contractors.
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The scars of Deir Yassin and our determination to survive

Electronic Intifada - Mon, 07/04/2014 - 6:30pm
My family’s roots run deep in a village brutally attacked by Zionist forces on 9 April 1948.
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So what did happen to King's College London Students's Union's vote for BDS?

Jews sans frontieres - Sun, 06/04/2014 - 2:39pm
I'm asking because I don't know what's happened here.Last week the Jewish Chronicle reported this:Kings College London's student union votes for Israel boycottPretty clear, huh?Let's see a chunk ...
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Good Faith in the Jewish Chronicle?

Jews sans frontieres - Sun, 06/04/2014 - 1:56pm
Wow! I'm surprised to see a very good letter in The Jewish Chronicle. Unfortunately they don't publish their letters on line.In the interests of balance, for which the JC has never been renowned, ...
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NYT equates Israel intensifying occupation and reneging on past agreements with Palestinians, er, asking for stuff

Jews sans frontieres - Sat, 05/04/2014 - 2:30pm
See this in the New York Times:Mr. Kerry is not about to give up on the process. But like Mr. Baker, he is dealing with two parties that are paralyzed by intransigence and fall back on ...
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Robert Fine, BDS and the right of reply

Jews sans frontieres - Sat, 05/04/2014 - 2:18pm
I have written about this Robert Fine character before here.  He's a sociology professor at Warwick University in the UK.  He had a piece in the European Sociological Association ...
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Diseases rise among besieged Palestinians in Syria

Electronic Intifada - Thu, 03/04/2014 - 6:37pm
Classrooms have had to close in Yarmouk camp because of contagious illnesses.
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The Month in Pictures: March 2014

Electronic Intifada - Thu, 03/04/2014 - 4:00pm
A monthly roundup of photographs documenting Palestine, Palestinian life, politics and culture, and international solidarity with Palestine.
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Local liar pops up again

Jews sans frontieres - Thu, 03/04/2014 - 8:06am
From Daily Beast:
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