(((Yair Rosenberg)))49% of Israeli-Arabs want their Joint List party to back a minority Israeli coalition to oust Netanyahu. 37% back JOINING that government. Just 33% oppose. Israeli-Arabs are pushing their pols to integrate into Israeli politics whether Bibi likes it or not
A Toronto student union has refused to support a drive to make kosher food accessible on campus because its backers are “pro-Israel.”
(((Yair Rosenberg)))The graduate student union at University of Toronto refused to support a drive for kosher food on campus for Jewish students, claiming it would violate its boycott of Israel(!). This is what anti-Semitism in left-wing spaces often looks like
Find out what the pollsters are expecting on June 8 as Theresa May seeks to turn an opinion poll lead into an increased majority. We’re compiling daily updates from all the main polling firms and tracking the trend
How to respect your child’s desire to belong while also teaching her to be an independent thinker.
(((Yair Rosenberg)))I understand the idea behind well-meaning articles for parents about teen trends, but the simple solution to all these trends is for the olds to mercilessly appropriate the trend and its lingo, thus rendering it hopelessly uncool. Problem solved.
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(((Yair Rosenberg)))I think @schraubd has a good psychological explanation for why so many candidates have joined the Democratic presidential field, and why Democrats continue to discuss even more potential ones: they're looking for a sure-thing, and there's no such thing
John Le Carré, Simon Callow and Tom Holland among signatories to letter condemning party’s stance
(((Yair Rosenberg)))Fiyaz Mughal, founder of @TellMamaUK, Britain's anti-Islamophobia watchdog, signed a letter with other prominent Britons saying he can't vote for Labour under Jeremy Corbyn due to rampant anti-Semitism in the party. This is what solidarity looks like.
On December 12, Amnesty International is co-sponsoring an anti-Islamophobia rally in Brussels, Belgium. Combating bigotry against minorities—which is particularly prevalent in Europe against Muslims and Jews—is an honorable and pressing endeavor....
The "Groyper Army" and the war over college campus conservatism, explained.
(((Yair Rosenberg)))Essential @cjane87 piece about how the online alt-right has regrouped and is increasingly moving from the internet to the campus. It illustrates, among other things, how the alt-right purposely uses conspiracy theories about Israel to sow anti-Semitism
Anti-Defamation League CEO Jonathan Greenblatt on Tuesday bemoaned what he described as a lack of national media attention to a dramatic rise in antisemitic attacks across New York City, saying that the current polarized political environment has...
In honor of Veteran’s Day today, thank you to those who are serving now or have served in the past. As always, if you have any comments, questions, or concerns, send me an email at [email protected] Israeli election update: Does Israel have a...
(((Yair Rosenberg)))This goes against the Twitter grain, but I have something nice to say about a student journalist. Duke's Spencer Kaplan has been doing a smart weekly "News of the Jews" newsletter that explains the headlines here and in Israel in plain English