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7/12/2018
7/12/2018
South Carolina is the first state to adopt a uniform definition of anti-Semitism. ...
7/12/2018
7/12/2018
Nikki Haley, former South Carolina governor and current U.S. ambassador to the U.N., is a staunch supporter of Israel. ...
7/12/2018
7/12/2018
On July 6, South Carolina`s Governor Henry McMaster signed into law a proviso, originally spearheaded by Representative Alan Clemmons (R), that codified the definition of anti-Semitism. ...
7/11/2018
7/11/2018
Alums for Campus Fairness builds a network across the US seeking to maintain an evenhanded dialogue, by turning graduates into stakeholders...
7/9/2018
7/9/2018
StandWithUs Pacific-Northwest has named new staff members for the 2018-19 school year. ...
7/6/2018
7/6/2018
StandWithUs applauds South Carolina`s Governor Henry McMaster, who signed into law a Proviso which codifies the definition of Anti-Semitism on July 6, 2018...
7/5/2018
7/5/2018
Human rights activist Bassem Eid is no stranger to death threats....
7/2/2018
7/2/2018
As the daughter of Holocaust survivors, Roz Rothstein was galvanized into responding to the anti-Jewish violence of the Second Intifada and especially to the mutilation murders discovered on May 8, 2001 of teenagers Koby Mandell, 13, and Yosef Ishran, 14. ...
6/29/2018
6/29/2018
For the first time in IDF history, four female soldiers, including a new immigrant from England, have become tank commanders...
6/27/2018
6/27/2018
You shall not take vengeance or bear a grudge against your countrymen. Love your fellow as yourself: I am Hashem. Leviticus 19:18 (The Israel Bible™) ...
6/26/2018
6/26/2018
It was a magical evening, to be sure. Dozens of StandWithUs San Diego supporters gathered on May 31, 2018. ...
6/25/2018
6/25/2018
In the last 1400 years, Islamist expansionism has wiped out most of the ancient indigenous civilizations of the East and taken their land. I came to study the soul of the Jewish people, what it is that gave them strength to return and build anew. ...
6/25/2018
6/25/2018
But the tide is turning because of the commendable efforts of Presbyterians for Middle East Peace. ...
6/25/2018
6/25/2018
In addition to anti-Israel resolutions, this year`s main gathering featured a verbal attack on a Palestinian human-rights activist who condemned the one-sided resolutions being considered against the Jewish state. ...
6/25/2018
6/25/2018
In the context of multiple anti-Israel resolutions and threats made during the Presbyterian Church USA General Assembly (PCUSA GA) in St. Louis Missouri from June 16-23, a Palestinian-Muslim human rights pioneer and a coalition of pro-Israel activists from StandWithUs, JFNA/JCPA, Israel Action Network (IAN), the Philos Project, and Presbyterians for Middle East Peace stood up against the institutional bias and threats within the 223rd General Assembly. ...
6/23/2018
6/23/2018
StandWithUs condemns anti-Israel resolutions and institutional bias at the 223rd Presbyterian Church USA General Assembly (PCUSA GA). ...
6/22/2018
6/22/2018
Coming out as a Zionist was not an easy decision. Friends walked away, some faster than others, but most walked away. They would call themselves pro-Palestinian, not even knowing what that meant. ...
6/22/2018
6/22/2018
Paul Friedman, StandWithUs guests on Hawaii`s ThinkTech show...
6/22/2018
6/22/2018
This blooper reveals an important truth: There were more Jewish refugees from Arab lands than Arab refugees from what now is Israel....
6/21/2018
6/21/2018
In a turning point for fighting back against anti-Israel extremists and unresponsive school administrations, students have filed a criminal complaint with UCLA campus police, requiring an investigation into and possible prosecution of an illegal anti-Israel disruption. ...
6/21/2018
6/21/2018
Testimony by Avi Posnick...
6/21/2018
6/21/2018
Update from Israel: I`ve been listening to the US news about the incidents in Gaza and most of the information has been incorrect....
6/21/2018
6/21/2018
The New Jersey Legislature voted unanimously on a measure which affirms the historical connection of the Jewish people to Jerusalem and condemns efforts by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to deny Jews` historical, religious, and cultural ties to Jerusalem (AR160) on June 21, 2018. The bill passed the NJ Legislative Committee unanimously on June 18....
6/20/2018
6/20/2018
StandWithUs (SWU) hopes the decision of the United States to completely withdraw from the United Nations Human Rights on Council on June 19 will bring much needed change to the UN....
6/20/2018
6/20/2018
The Hasten Hebrew Academy of Indianapolis is the first to implement a new middle school curriculum...
6/20/2018
6/20/2018
Paul Friedman, StandWithUs Tri-School High School Director and Teen Leadership Council Director guests on Rochester, NY`s "Connections" on public radio station WXXI News...
6/18/2018
6/18/2018
The New Jersey Legislative Committee voted unanimously on a measure which affirms the historical connection of the Jewish people to Jerusalem ...
6/14/2018
6/14/2018
Criminal complaints are now being filed by students following the belligerent disruption of a May 17, 2018 Students Supporting Israel [SSI] event at University of California Los Angeles....
6/13/2018
6/13/2018
Stephanie Margolis SCREENSHOT: YOUTUBEAMHERST - A rising junior at the University of Massachusetts here became the first recipient of StandWithUs` Roberta Seid Award for Courage and Leadership....
6/13/2018
6/13/2018
A student-workers union representing 16,000 University of California students has called on administrators at the school to divest from companies that allegedly partake in "the oppression of Palestinians."...
6/12/2018
6/12/2018
The 90-year-old from Oregon was honored at a May 30 event, where he was introduced as a “hero of Israel and the Jewish people.”...
6/12/2018
6/12/2018
In March of 1949, 1800 Yemenite Jews were dying in the desert, adults weighing 80 lb....
6/11/2018
6/11/2018
Two Jewish organizations file a joint formal complaint with Durham advisory board against the City Council....
6/8/2018
6/8/2018
A former Israeli soldier received deaths threats after being been falsely accused on social media of killing a 21-year-old Palestinian woman volunteering as a rescue paramedic in Gaza....
6/8/2018
6/8/2018
Pro-Palestinian online activists set off internet storm with claim American-born Rebecca shot dead Razan Najjar on Friday, but she hasn`t been in army for years and wasn`t a sniper ...
6/8/2018
6/8/2018
The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions` (BDS) ties to terrorism have officially been exposed in a June 1 report from Tablet....
6/8/2018
6/8/2018
Finally, Kenneth Marcus confirmed to Department of Education ...
6/8/2018
6/8/2018
A former IDF soldier who hasn`t served for years is now receiving hundreds of death threats from Hamas terror supporters after an old photo of her in uniform was posted by Hamas. ...
6/6/2018
6/6/2018
`Every dirty treacherous ugly and pernicious act` involves Israel (with scare quotes) ...
6/6/2018
6/6/2018
The 90-year-old from Oregon was honored at a May 30 event, where he was introduced as a “hero of Israel and the Jewish people.”...
6/4/2018
6/4/2018
Molly Freeman, please let me assure you that I, as well as everyone I know at StandWithUs, understand that residents of Gaza live under very difficult conditions ...
6/4/2018
6/4/2018
To fellow aviators, perhaps, Elgen M. Long is best known as the man who in 1971 first flew around the world over both the North and South Poles....
6/1/2018
6/1/2018
StandWithUs strongly condemns the US Campaign for Palestinian Rights (USCPR) for its ties to recognized terrorist groups....
6/1/2018
6/1/2018
A group of students, alumni, donors, and other stakeholders are calling on Columbia University to discipline an Iranian Studies professor with a history of making anti-Semitic comments on social media. ...
6/1/2018
6/1/2018
May also embolden `anti-Muslim behaviors` ...
6/1/2018
6/1/2018
Columbia University is facing pressure to discipline Professor Hamid Dabashi for referring to Zionists as “hyenas,” among other anti-Zionist comments. ...
6/1/2018
6/1/2018
As the 2017-18 academic year comes to a close at UC Santa Barbara, a resolution to divest from companies that do business with Israel has officially failed yet again. ...
5/31/2018
5/31/2018
StandWithUs applauds the failure of a hateful resolution to divest from companies doing business with Israel at the University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB)....
5/31/2018
5/31/2018
“I was surprised that this was coming back to haunt us again.” ...
5/31/2018
5/31/2018
Decision came `following disruption at some events`, university says...
5/30/2018
5/30/2018
Unity is the strongest force the Jewish people have. ...
5/29/2018
5/29/2018
Many feel that Hamas won the PR battle during the recent Gaza border violence....
5/29/2018
5/29/2018
On May 29, 2018, Alums for Campus Fairness (ACF)-Columbia/Barnard Chapter sent a letter to Columbia President Lee Bollinger. ...
5/25/2018
5/25/2018
The University of Oregon`s student government passed a resolution Wednesday night by a two-thirds majority, calling on the university to sever its ties to Israel. ...
5/24/2018
5/24/2018
Louisiana on Tuesday became the twenty-fifth U.S. state to enact legislation or executive orders against the Boycott, Sanctions, and Divestment (BDS) Movement, The Times-Picayune reported....
5/24/2018
5/24/2018
StandWithUs strongly condemns the passage of a hateful Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) resolution by the Associated Students at the University of Oregon (ASUO). ...
5/24/2018
5/24/2018
Pro-Israel students at the University of California, Los Angeles who called for the suspension of an anti-Zionist group that disrupted their event will meet with administrators on Wednesday. ...
5/24/2018
5/24/2018
The SJP/BDS disruption of the May 17, 2018 meeting of Students Supporting Israel (SSI) was intolerable, and those responsible deserve the strongest condemnation. ...
5/24/2018
5/24/2018
In response to recent anti-Israel activity across four college campuses, more than 60 civil rights and educational organizations are demanding answers....
5/22/2018
5/22/2018
The SJP/BDS disruption of last Thursday night`s meeting of Students Supporting Israel was intolerable...
5/22/2018
5/22/2018
StandWithUs applauds Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards who issued an executive order prohibiting Louisiana state government from doing business with companies that boycott Israel...
5/18/2018
5/18/2018
WINNERS ARE EMERSON FELLOWS STEPHANIE MARGOLIS FROM UM-AMHERST AND ELISHEVA KRINSKY FROM LOYOLA UNIVERSITY CHICAGO ...
5/18/2018
5/18/2018
In an open letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, StandWithUs Canada Responds to the Statements Issued by the Federal Government on the Gaza Situation...
5/17/2018
5/17/2018
StandWithUs is leading a wide-ranging campaign to combat the misinformation circulating on the Internet and on social networks around the Gaza riots. ...
5/16/2018
5/16/2018
Avi Posnick, managing director of StandWithUs-Northeast represented the Israel education organization at the signing ceremony as the State of New Jersey. ...
5/16/2018
5/16/2018
Emily Schrader contrasts the treatment of Palestinian refugees from Israel with Jewish refugees from North Africa and the Middle East ...
5/16/2018
5/16/2018
The flag of Israel waved across the grassy area of the quad on Thursday, May 10 during an event to celebrate the country`s history. ...
5/16/2018
5/16/2018
“The opening of the United States Embassy in Jerusalem is a historic milestone 2,000 years in the making,” said ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt. ...
5/16/2018
5/16/2018
StandWith Us has announced its support for Senate confirmation of Kenneth Marcus. ...
5/16/2018
5/16/2018
Many Jews in the United States fear Donald Trump`s Jerusalem embassy move could sabotage any prospect of peace in the Middle East. TRT World`s Jon Brain reports....
5/14/2018
5/14/2018
Michael Dickson, executive director StandWithUs Israel, represented StandWithUs (SWU) at the opening....
5/14/2018
5/14/2018
StandWithUs holds responsible the Iranian-backed Hamas terror organization for the tragic loss of life in today`s violent attempts to breach the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel. ...
5/14/2018
5/14/2018
On May 14, 2018, Alums for Campus Fairness (ACF)-New York University Chapter sent a letter to NYU President Andrew Hamilton signed by over 500. ...
5/14/2018
5/14/2018
US Jewish organizations and pro-Israel groups were united on Monday in welcoming the opening of the American Embassy in Jerusalem. ...
5/14/2018
5/14/2018
Michael Dickson, executive director of StandWithUs Israel, represented StandWithUs at the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem May 14, 2018. ...
5/14/2018
5/14/2018
Sara Miller, 33, director of the San Diego chapter of StandWithUs, is a descendant of a long line of evangelical Christian ministers. ...
5/14/2018
5/14/2018
A group of New York University alumni are calling on the school`s president to respond to a couple anti-Israel incidents around campus last month. ...
5/10/2018
5/10/2018
“Iran is a rogue nation ruled by a regime that cannot be trusted to honor its word, and even more so with nuclear capabilities that would enable it to wreak havoc on the world," said Ron Lauder. ...
5/10/2018
5/10/2018
StandWithUs has long opposed the destructive Iran Deal, and hopes the US decision to withdraw from it will help end the Iranian regime`s aggression throughout the Middle East. ...
5/10/2018
5/10/2018
Dabashi`s Twitter account had been temporarily deactivated at the time of publication, but has since been restored....
5/9/2018
5/9/2018
The problem is in the hearts and minds of Arab youth....
5/9/2018
5/9/2018
Author Avi Jorisch said he believes technology innovation is Israel`s “central story”...
5/8/2018
5/8/2018
This vote is symptomatic of a bigger problem of “attaching what people know about other conflicts to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict,” said Yona Schiffmiller, North American liaison at NGO Monitor. ...
5/8/2018
5/8/2018
US Campaign for Palestinian Rights seeks to capitalize on April win in Durham, NC. ...
5/8/2018
5/8/2018
The situation is raising eyebrows about the standards maintained during the hiring and vetting of professionals...
5/4/2018
5/4/2018
An Israel support group is outraged that a university in Washington, D.C., passed an anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) resolution, and they are even more incensed that they failed to censure an anti-Semitic member of the school`s board. ...
5/4/2018
5/4/2018
Guatemala moving embassy to Jerusalem.. ...
5/3/2018
5/3/2018
StandWithUs is outraged at white supremacist flyers found at Duke University and throughout downtown Durham, North Carolina, explicitly targeting Jews and Zionists....
5/3/2018
5/3/2018
Annual IAC Festival Brings Israel to L.A. Park ...
5/3/2018
5/3/2018
In a letter sent to the United Nations Security Council, Danon demanded that the executive body condemn the 82-year-old Arab leader for his “hateful” remarks. ...
5/3/2018
5/3/2018
We are devoted New York University alumni, parents, students, faculty members and donors who are deeply concerned about the failure of NYU to investigate student organizations. ...
5/3/2018
5/3/2018
Hebrew University of Jerusalem law professor Robbie Sabel delivered a lecture about how international law is on Israel`s side at the StandWithUs inaugural Legal Dinner on April 26. ...
5/2/2018
5/2/2018
StandWithUs strongly condemns the hateful speech given by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas before the Palestinian National Council on May 1, 2018....
5/1/2018
5/1/2018
The next step, though, remains unclear. ...
5/1/2018
5/1/2018
Two members of anti-Zionist groups at New York University were arrested while protesting a celebration of Israel`s Independence Day...
4/30/2018
4/30/2018
Pro-Israel Organizations Call On NYU President to Investigate Student Organizations Who Signed Anti-Israel Statement ...
4/30/2018
4/30/2018
51 NYU student organizations signed a joint statement pledging to boycott Israeli goods, academic institutions and conferences, and numerous pro-Israel organizations. ...
4/27/2018
4/27/2018
Two groups that work to support Jewish students on campus called on New York University on Tuesday to take action against 53 student clubs that pledged to boycott their Zionist peers. ...
4/27/2018
4/27/2018
YouTube appears to be doing damage control ...
4/25/2018
4/25/2018
On April 24, 2018, StandWithUs and LDB sent a legal letter to NYU President Andrew Hamilton. ...
4/25/2018
4/25/2018
For months, Kenneth Marcus` nomination to lead the Department of Education`s Office of Civil Rights has been stalled amid staunch Democratic opposition. ...
4/25/2018
4/25/2018
The George Washington (GW) University Student Association (SA) voted Monday to pass a resolution to divest from companies doing business with Israel....
4/25/2018
4/25/2018
Original resolution didn`t even recognize Israel as a state ...
4/24/2018
4/24/2018
StandWithUs is outraged that the George Washington University (GW) Student Association (SA) voted against holding one of its senators accountable for anti-Semitism....
4/24/2018
4/24/2018
George Washington would be ashamed of the students at his namesake university. ...
4/23/2018
4/23/2018
All police exchanges with Israel barred, while only “military-style training” in other countries prohibited, capitulating to campaign falsely blaming Israel and American Jewish groups for domestic policing problems in minority communities....
4/23/2018
4/23/2018
4/23/2018
Lemonade and chalk are two tools that the pro-Israel organization StandWithUs (SWU) utilizes on college campuses across the U.S. and Canada to combat aggressive anti-Israel campaign. ...
4/23/2018
4/23/2018
When students at Barnard College voted for their new student government leaders last week, 64 percent voted in favor of a resolution supporting the college`s divestment eight companies....
4/20/2018
4/20/2018
Barnard College students voted this week in favor of the institution`s divestment from eight companies. ...
4/20/2018
4/20/2018
StandWithUs curriculum connects middle school students with Israel. ...
4/20/2018
4/20/2018
A day before Israel`s 70th Independence Day, the student government at Barnard College passed a resolution calling on the women`s school to separate itself from its interests in the Jewish Stat...
4/20/2018
4/20/2018
Sticky arms and face from three popsicles too many....
4/20/2018
4/20/2018
Coming your way: hate-filled rallies across the nation...
4/19/2018
4/19/2018
StandWithUs condemns the passage of a discriminatory referendum at Barnard College. ...
4/19/2018
4/19/2018
As expected, the weekly Hamas-led Gaza riots continued on April 13, with one Palestinian rioter dead and hundreds of others injured. ...
4/19/2018
4/19/2018
Students at a Texas university showed their support for Jewish students and Israel late last month by overwhelming passing an anti-BDS resolution. ...
4/19/2018
4/19/2018
On the morning of April 17, 2018, the management of StandWithUs opened the trading on the Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE). ...
4/19/2018
4/19/2018
Nearly two-thirds of Barnard College`s student body voted to ask the administration to divest from eight companies doing business with Israel. ...
4/19/2018
4/19/2018
StandWithUs is outraged by anti-Semitic remarks made during public comment at a meeting of the Durham City Council on April 16th, 2018. ...
4/17/2018
4/17/2018
A law designed to fight on campus anti-Semitism passed as part of South Carolina`s state budget late Thursday...
4/16/2018
4/16/2018
Remembering an unusual Righteous Among the Nations who saved thousands in the Shoah ...
4/16/2018
4/16/2018
“Anti-Semitism, and the forces that have led to its resurgence, are not representative of the values of South Carolina”...
4/16/2018
4/16/2018
The last time the Israeli flag flew on the Temple Mount was for a very brief time after the IDF liberated the site in the 1967 Six Day War...
4/13/2018
4/13/2018
South Carolina passes legislation protecting students from antisemitic acts on campus. ...
4/12/2018
4/12/2018
Hundreds attended the Leaders of Tomorrow gala March 15 ...
4/11/2018
4/11/2018
StandWithUs Joins Nationwide Coalition Celebrating 70 Years of Israel`s Modern Statehood, April 2018 ...
4/11/2018
4/11/2018
A video surfaced on Monday depicting the shooting of a Gazan man with IDF soldiers celebrating the shot in the background. ...
4/11/2018
4/11/2018
“Hi! I`m Rebecca, I go to Houston Baptist University, and I`m not Jewish”...
4/5/2018
4/5/2018
Hamas, the racist terrorist group governing Gaza, organized a series of violent riots on Gaza`s border with Israel beginning on March 30...
4/4/2018
4/4/2018
This April, millions of college students across the country will engage with a coalition of pro-Israel organizations to mark the Jewish State`s 70th birthday...
4/4/2018
4/4/2018
Pro-Israel groups claim unfair tactics resulted in students at the University of Minnesota voting in favor of a Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions resolution. ...
4/4/2018
4/4/2018
If we want to reach our potential as a Jewish community, we must start to fully include members of our family who have far too often been forgotten. ...
4/3/2018
4/3/2018
"What I am painfully and frightfully reminded by Israel`s necessary defensive actions is the irrational hatred of Jews in 2018 remains so strong."...
4/2/2018
4/2/2018
StandWithUs applauds the decision by Israel to grant refugee status to some 32,000 African asylum seekers on April 2, 2018....
4/2/2018
4/2/2018
Dismayed by the lack of organized support for Israelis in the face of the Second Intifada, three Californians refused to be bystanders....
4/2/2018
4/2/2018
Since StandWithUs was founded 16 years ago, half a million college students have participated in SWU campus programs. ...
4/2/2018
4/2/2018
A new middle school curriculum from StandWithUs, an international Israel education organization, is now available for Jewish day schools and Jewish supplementary schools nationwide....
4/2/2018
4/2/2018
With anti-Israel activism often rooted in misinformation, pro-Israel groups must make it a priority to educate by sticking to the facts, presenting them clearly, and staying unified. ...
3/29/2018
3/29/2018
From March 15 -22, 2018, StandWithUs UK hosted `Isreality`, a delegation of 15 Israeli students as part of their nationwide `Peace Week campaign”...
3/29/2018
3/29/2018
Even before SWU opened its Pacific Northwest office on June 20, 2017, the group was having an impact in Oregon and Washington....
3/29/2018
3/29/2018
ROZ ROTHSTEIN AND STANDWITHUS HELP OTHERS SPEAK UP FOR ISRAEL ...
3/27/2018
3/27/2018
Efi Ribner and Ziv Fox of Israel Defense Forces join Michelle Makori on Clearcut to discuss Israel`s humanitarian support to Syrian war victims, including children ...
3/26/2018
3/26/2018
StandWithUs Joins With Partners to Counter Anti-Israel Activity in Johannesburg and Cape Town ...
3/26/2018
3/26/2018
The Israel Defense Forces provides medical staff and treatment to a politically and militarily belligerent nation. ...
3/26/2018
3/26/2018
“I can still taste it”, she said. ...
3/23/2018
3/23/2018
StandWithUs and the IDF Spokesperson Unit collaborate on educational tour of Israel`s "Good Neighbors" program in Northern Israel ...
3/22/2018
3/22/2018
Last Wednesday, the SHALOM Club hosted Liora Bachrach, Midwest Campus Coordinator for StandWithUs....
3/21/2018
3/21/2018
Labour and Conservative politicians attend StandWithUs UK`s Israel Leadership programme graduation ceremony in parliament...
3/19/2018
3/19/2018
The pro-Israel movement on campus batted two for three this past week at Texas A&M, University of Minnesota, and the University of Illinois...
3/19/2018
3/19/2018
StandWithUs UK partners with Israeli student program `Isreality` to promote education about Israel, share their personal stories and support the pro-Israel students across London...
3/19/2018
3/19/2018
Members of King`s College London`s Israel Society and Israeli students claim they were `harassed` by university authorities...
3/15/2018
3/15/2018
Multiple groups on campus join together to reject the backlash against Israel and what they see as not-so-veiled anti-Semitism. ...
3/15/2018
3/15/2018
Students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign vote down a divestment referendum...
3/15/2018
3/15/2018
Vandalism, antisemitic graffiti and bloodied Israeli flag used to intimidate Jewish students. ...
3/15/2018
3/15/2018
Pro-Israel students in Ottawa came out in numbers to prevent BDS ...
3/14/2018
3/14/2018
Students at the University of Ottawa (UO) voted down a motion supporting discriminatory boycotts against Israel. ...
3/14/2018
3/14/2018
Students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) voted to defeat a discriminatory referendum calling for divestments from companies doing business with Israel on Sunday. ...
3/14/2018
3/14/2018
Sebastian Parra gives lectures at a Hispanic church in Houston,Texas for annual "Avivia 2018" conference. ...
3/13/2018
3/13/2018
A controversial referendum at the University of Minnesota passed 3,392 to 3,175....
3/13/2018
3/13/2018
The Miami-Dade County (FL) Association of Chiefs of Police passed a resolution recognizing the U.S. State Department`s definition of anti-Semitism when investigating crimes....
3/12/2018
3/12/2018
StandWithUs condemns the narrow passage of a discriminatory student referendum at the University of Minnesota (UMN). ...
3/12/2018
3/12/2018
"It`s not just the people we brought. It`s their descendants, and I`m glad to have been a part of it."...
3/12/2018
3/12/2018
Elgen Long volunteered to airlift 1,800 endangered Jews from Yemen to Israel in 1949...
3/12/2018
3/12/2018
From the Military Frontline to the Diplomatic Frontline: Meet Israel`s future leaders and ambassadors-in-training. ...
3/12/2018
3/12/2018
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) defeats discriminatory referendum...
3/9/2018
3/9/2018
StandWithUs congratulates the Student Senate at Texas A&M University....
3/9/2018
3/9/2018
Three Palm Beach County fundraising events for not for profit organizations are taking place in March in Boca Raton, Palm Beach and West Palm Beach....
3/7/2018
3/7/2018
American Jews` relationship to Israel can be complex and emotional, but in Avi Liberman`s case, it`s also humorous....
3/5/2018
3/5/2018
At the start of each year, I share with new students Gies College of Business` vision to lead the world in innovation and access to life-changing business education....
3/5/2018
3/5/2018
A Massachusetts legislative committee squashed a pair of anti-discrimination bills filed a year ago that had drawn more than 500 people and seven hours of nonstop testimony at a contentious State House hearing last summer....
3/2/2018
3/2/2018
Executive Director of StandWithUs-Israel Michael Dickson reflects on the importance of Prince William`s visit to the Jewish state...
3/1/2018
3/1/2018
Lately I have been seeing a lot of comments in both social media and in some publications that Jews should not be getting so upset about what the Polish government is doing with its Holocaust law....
2/28/2018
2/28/2018
A response to the article published in Mondoweiss: “Sarah Silverman stands by Ahed Tamimi: `Do you wonder where her rage comes from?`”...
2/28/2018
2/28/2018
SCOTLAND Yard has been asked to investigate whether the Department for International Development (DfID) and two ministers breached terrorism legislation by giving aid money to the Palestinian Authority. ...
2/27/2018
2/27/2018
Last year the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey embarked on a unique program for teens: the iCAN Answer Now Conference. ...
2/26/2018
2/26/2018
My understanding of the conflict in Israel and pro-Israel advocacy efforts was, for a while, largely limited by my own ignorance. ...
2/26/2018
2/26/2018
Early yesterday morning we left our hotel and walked a few blocks to the “StandWithUs” Israel Center, where we heard about the BDS movement on college campuses, and what their narrative and goals are...
2/26/2018
2/26/2018
This January, I traveled to Los Angeles, California to attend and staff the StandWithUs Israel In Focus International Conference....
2/23/2018
2/23/2018
“Latino voices are carrying greater weight, leaders from their communities are rising to positions of influence at all levels at an increasing frequency." ...
2/23/2018
2/23/2018
NOT SINCE the dedication of its Israel Education Center in Jerusalem in June 2015, has StandWithUs held a gala dinner in Israel, even though it has been in operation for 16 years....
2/22/2018
2/22/2018
Today we woke up and embarked on a journey in which we experienced Israel`s unparalleled humanitarian efforts on a local and international level. ...
2/22/2018
2/22/2018
JERUSALEM (JTA) Comedian Sarah Silverman started a heated conversation on Twitter about the Palestinian teen being held in an Israeli jail for slapping and harassing Israeli soldiers....
2/22/2018
2/22/2018
American comedian Sarah Silverman faced a flurry of criticism from Twitter users over the weekend after she urged fellow Jews to support the release of Ahed Tamimi...
2/21/2018
2/21/2018
The comments are `antithetical to our values,` says Human Rights Watch. ...
2/21/2018
2/21/2018
Comedian Sarah Silverman is no stranger to controversy. From irking both Jews and Christians with her 2005 stand up set called “Jesus is Magic” to her flippant jokes about abortion, Silverman knows how to stir the pot. ...
2/20/2018
2/20/2018
For many in India, Israel has become synonymous with survival, creativity and prosperity. ...
2/19/2018
2/19/2018
A "divestment handbook" produced by Student for Justice in Palestine was recently leaked, revealing the anti-Israel group`s strategies for advancing the BDS movement on college campuses. ...
2/19/2018
2/19/2018
The student government at Northeastern University (NU) in Massachusetts overwhelmingly voted on Monday against holding a divestment referendum targeting Israel, which was accused of employing biased language....
2/19/2018
2/19/2018
Terps for Israel partners with Stand With Us for a discussion on anti-Semitism in political discourse surrounding Israel...
2/18/2018
2/18/2018
Two photos were published in Israel yesterday. Neither of them received mainstream international media coverage....
2/16/2018
2/16/2018
Over 500 students and community members learned, shared and strategized with experts on the best ways to tell Israel`s story and combat anti-Semitism, during StandWithUs` annual International Conference, held Jan. 19-22 in Los Angeles....
2/16/2018
2/16/2018
A few days ago, on January 27th, the world came together as #WeRemembered the #Holocaust and its millions of victims. #NeverAgain we all said and repeated. But how often do we really move from knee-jerk commemoration to actually #thinking about the Holocaust and its meaning?...
2/14/2018
2/14/2018
The Latin American Fellowship program “is designed uniquely as a platform for Latino Christian students to voice their support for Israel while also educating their campuses and church communities.” ...
2/14/2018
2/14/2018
No Jewish student should leave an event on campus crying or being frightened. No student should think twice before entering a lecture....
2/14/2018
2/14/2018
Jesse Slomowitz stood in front of a room of 20 pro-Israel students asking controversial questions that divided students into three corners of the room labeled agree, unsure or disagree, despite all of them supporting the same country. ...
2/14/2018
2/14/2018
Over 70,000 gathered in Kolkata, India on February 14, 2018 in a show of solidarity with Israel...
2/13/2018
2/13/2018
On Monday, February 12, 2018 the Northeastern University (NEU) Student Government Association (SGA) rejected a proposal to hold a referendum on ending purchases of HP products, due to HP`s relationship with Israel....
2/13/2018
2/13/2018
Early on Saturday morning, February 10, Iran breached Israeli airspace with a high-tech reconnaissance drone, launched from Syrian territory. ...
2/13/2018
2/13/2018
While the rest of the crowd raised its hands toward the ceiling of the middle school auditorium, an olive-skinned woman in a knee-length black dress shifted on her feet in the front row, her hands folded in front of her. ...
2/12/2018
2/12/2018
The Hispanic Outreach Department of StandWithUs, launched in February, 2018, has a dual purpose. Its primary focus is to provide educational resources to Hispanic churches across North America. ...
2/9/2018
2/9/2018
The law, passed in March 2016, directly forbids Arizona government agencies from engaging contractors who participate in boycotts of Israeli goods or services. ...
2/8/2018
2/8/2018
StandWithUs strongly condemns a bill passed by the Polish government, which bans people from openly discussing Polish complicity in the Holocaust, and imposes prison sentences for using phrases like "Polish death camps"....
2/8/2018
2/8/2018
StandWithUs, in cooperation with The Israel Project and Israel Allies Foundation, filed an Amicus Brief calling on a federal court to uphold Arizona`s anti-BDS bill on February 8...
2/7/2018
2/7/2018
Hillel McGill, Am McGill, Chabad McGill, JLIC at Greater Montreal and McGill Jewish Studies Students` Association criticize McGill Anti-Semitism Investigation on February 7, 2018...
2/7/2018
2/7/2018
Students at The Ohio State University late last month revised a resolution to exclude any mention of Israel from a divestment resolution. ...
2/7/2018
2/7/2018
One line from George Orwell`s 1984 changed Hussein`s life: “You are never crazy even if you are a minority of one.”...
2/7/2018
2/7/2018
When I joined university, I never expected to meet anti-Semitism in an overt way. I`d heard stories, of course, one always does — of snide comments, subtle anti-Israel feeling, usually non-violent protests....
2/7/2018
2/7/2018
Class in Israeli martial art Krav Maga was sold out...
2/1/2018
2/1/2018
2017-18 StandWithUs High School Intern Sruli Fructer from Davis Renov Stahler (DRS) Yeshiva High School for Boys, won Scholastic Art & Writing Competition`s Silver Key Award for his article, "Confronted With Dialogue" January, 2018. The school is located in Woodmere, NY....
2/1/2018
2/1/2018
This January, I traveled to Los Angeles, California to attend and staff the StandWithUs Israel In Focus International Conference...
2/1/2018
2/1/2018
In the letter, the lawmakers wrote...
2/1/2018
2/1/2018
Yeshiva High School for Boys, located in Woodmere, NY, produced their January 2018 literary journal......
2/1/2018
2/1/2018
As many of you know, Reem`s bakery at the Fruitvale BART Station in Oakland, California...
1/31/2018
1/31/2018
A resolution passed by the University of South Florida contains numerous one-sided accusations against Israel, while doing nothing to hold Palestinian leaders accountable....
1/31/2018
1/31/2018
STATE HOUSE - Rep. Mia Ackerman (D-Dist. 45, Cumberland, Lincoln) was one of two state legislators invited to speak at the annual StandWithUs Israel in Focus conference in Los Angeles, which brought together more than 500 high school and college students and community members from all over the world including Mexico, Canada, the United Kingdom and from throughout the United States. January 18, 2018...
1/31/2018
1/31/2018
As a child in `one of the world`s most anti-Semitic countries,` Dr. Shadman Zaman was taught to hate Israel....
1/31/2018
1/31/2018
As the Stand With Us intern for Kansas, Kayla Goldenberg gives a presentation on anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism on social media and how to identify it to students....
1/31/2018
1/31/2018
A Palestinian activist with a history of making inflammatory anti-Israel statements was invited to make two appearances at the University of Michigan this week, including one held in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day....
1/31/2018
1/31/2018
For years, the anti-Israel group Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) has presented itself as an “independent grassroots organization” that supports justice and human rights while opposing all forms of bigotry. Their recently leaked SJP Divestment Handbook, however, reveals that SJP relies heavily on outside political groups - and often, ones that actively promote hate....
1/31/2018
1/31/2018
On January 31, 2018, Google partnered with the London-based group of Imams Online in a day-long “Digital Summit.” ...
1/25/2018
1/25/2018
StandWithUs applauds students at The Ohio State University (OSU) for preventing anti-Israel language from being passed in a resolution by the Undergraduate Student Government (USG). ...
1/25/2018
1/25/2018
SEVEN STUDENTS FROM WPG TO ATTEND STANDWITHUS CONFERENCE IN L.A.- FIRST TIME WINNIPEG IS REPRESENTED! BY RHONDA SPIVAK...
1/25/2018
1/25/2018
Empowering Student Activism...
1/25/2018
1/25/2018
The annual StandWithUs International Conference ended January 22, 2018. Over the course of four action packed days, more than 550 attendees had the opportunity to engage with experts, learn from each other, and make new connections. ...
1/25/2018
1/25/2018
This past weekend, more than 500 activists from across the globe, including 350 high school and college students, gathered in Los Angeles for a conference on anti-Semitism and anti-Israel bias, put on by the Israel education group StandWithUs....
1/25/2018
1/25/2018
More than 500 people representing a multitude of Jewish and pro-Israel groups gathered in Los Angeles from Jan. 19-22 to take part in the fourth annual “Israel in Focus” conference, hosted by StandWithUs....
1/24/2018
1/24/2018
I have good news: after spending three days with student leaders from across North America and the world at the StandWithUS International Conference, I can report that BDS and the anti-Israel movement has met its match: a carefully structured, well-organized, education-based effort to prepare student leaders not only to deal with BDS and antisemitism on campus, but to be trained to defeat it....
1/24/2018
1/24/2018
As a first-year student at university, I never thought that I would be speaking to the Palestinian Society on campus or find myself in those challenging situations you hear about on the internet or from friends who recently graduated from university...
1/18/2018
1/18/2018
Puerto Rico`s largest newspaper removed from its website an opinion column that blamed the island`s economic crisis on the Jews who “control” Wall Street and the U.S. government....
1/17/2018
1/17/2018
StandWithUs strongly condemns the hate speech given by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on January 14, 2018 before the Fatah Central Committee....
1/17/2018
1/17/2018
StandWithUs calls on the newspaper El Nuevo Dia, the largest circulation daily in Puerto Rico, to remove an overtly anti-Semitic column from its website....
1/10/2018
1/10/2018
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster called on the state Senate to immediately pass H. 3643, legislation that adopts the State Department`s definition of anti-Semitism to be used by institutions of higher learning in determining whether a violation of a college or university policy prohibiting discriminatory practices on the basis of religion has been breached....
1/10/2018
1/10/2018
On December 31, 2017, the world lost a special soul and I lost a friend. Hannah Weiss tragically passed away in a plane crash together with her younger brother Ari, and their parents Mitch and Leslie while on a trip in Costa Rica....
1/10/2018
1/10/2018
Read Her Powerful Response. “The fact that you felt the need to vandalize my office under the cover of darkness shows that you and your actions do not represent this community, which has no tolerance for your intolerance.” ...
1/10/2018
1/10/2018
StandWithUs commends South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster who called on his state Senate to immediately pass a critical bill, H3643, to offer protection from anti-Semitic hate crimes on January 10, 2018....
1/9/2018
1/9/2018
Israel bans 20 groups, including campus BDS clubs, from entering Jewish State...
1/9/2018
1/9/2018
Yahya Mahamid, a 20-year old Israeli Arab raised in the city of Umm al-Fahm, describes being taught to hate Jews and Israelis and how he became a “Muslim Zionist” advocating for Israel world-wide as an educator with StandWithUs. With Mark S. Golub....
1/4/2018
1/4/2018
Dozens of Israelis and Iranians living in Israel expressed support for the people of Iran in video messages uploaded online on Wednesday by the pro-Israel education group StandWithUs....
1/4/2018
1/4/2018
Messages of support for the people of Iran have poured into StandWithUs social media from dozens of Israelis and Iranians living in Israel in Hebrew and in Farsi....
1/4/2018
1/4/2018
A StandWithUs campaign featuring Israelis projects the message that "Israel stands with the Iranian people."...
1/4/2018
1/4/2018
A Texas imam has apologized after issuing a video statement last month in which he said it was the duty of Muslims to kill Jews because of President Trump`s decision to move the United States` embassy in Israel to Jerusalem....
1/2/2018
1/2/2018
StandWithUs, an Israel education organization, brought a van full of Israeli products to the Peter Claver Center, Joliet as part of international IsrAction Day...
1/2/2018
1/2/2018
The founder of an Islamic institute in Houston, Texas claimed that Judgment Day “will not start until Muslims fight the Jews - in Palestine,” during a sermon condemning the Trump administration`s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel`s capital earlier this month....
1/2/2018
1/2/2018
StandWithUs strongly condemns Imam Raed Saleh Al-Rousan`s speech calling for the killing of Jews and denying their connection to the land of Israel....
12/28/2017
12/28/2017
The responses were pure rejection of a Jewish state — including dozens of pictures of Hitler....
12/28/2017
12/28/2017
Guatemala made history this week, becoming the second country to announce the decision to return its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem....
12/28/2017
12/28/2017
YOUNG ISRAELI SHARES HIS LIFE WITH AMERICAN STUDENTS...
12/22/2017
12/22/2017
Bal Harbour Mayor Gabriel Groisman describes the support he`s received from the South Florida community ...
12/22/2017
12/22/2017
A professor at the University of Southern California (USC) suggested in an October lecture that Israeli Zionists are terrorists....
12/22/2017
12/22/2017
It only takes one person to strive to make a difference. Sami Kuperberg is such a person. She had endured anti-Semitism since her freshman year at Oviedo High School. ...
12/21/2017
12/21/2017
Student support limited despite student government BDS resolutions...
12/21/2017
12/21/2017
A study of four U.S. colleges found little support for academic boycotts of Israel among the students....
12/19/2017
12/19/2017
StandWithUs Midwest, an Israel education organization, brought a van full of Israeli products to the Peter Claver Center, Joliet, IL as part of international IsrAction Day on December 17, 2017....
12/19/2017
12/19/2017
The Jewish Federation of Greater Portland partnering with Stand With Us to diminish hatred ...
12/19/2017
12/19/2017
However, we`ve also seen strengthened relationships with our allies, outpourings of support and thankfulness, and the unmistakable relief among Israelis who are reminded that Israel`s alliance with the United States is unwavering. ...
12/15/2017
12/15/2017
Rutgers University removed a professor accused of posting anti-Semitic statements on Facebook from his position as a director at the New Jersey school. ...
12/15/2017
12/15/2017
NEW BRUNSWICK — Michael Chikindas, a Rutgers University — New Brunswick tenured professor, has been relieved of some duties following anti-Semitic remarks he posted on social media, according to a letter sent to Rutgers University faculty members. ...
12/15/2017
12/15/2017
July 2017 marks 150 years of freedom, prosperity, and equality in Canada which reinstated a fierce sense of pride throughout the amiable Canadian population. We celebrated together as we watched fireworks light up the sky, gorged on maple syrup, and savored the few rays of sun we would soak up for the summer....
12/14/2017
12/14/2017
The Bal Harbour Village Council voted unanimously Wednesday night to pass an anti-Semitism ordinance that expands police officers` ability to investigate such incidents as hate crimes. The ordinance is the first of its kind for a municipality in the country, village officials said. ...
12/14/2017
12/14/2017
More than 1,000 people helped StandWithUs celebrate its 16th anniversary at its annual "Festival of Lights" gala held December 10, 2017 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. ...
12/11/2017
12/11/2017
StandWithUs applauds the Rutgers University for taking action against Professor Michael Chikindas, after he was exposed for spreading anti-Semitism, homophobia, and other forms for bigotry on social media....
12/11/2017
12/11/2017
A Rutgers professor accused of posting anti-Semitic posts on his Facebook page over several months earlier this year will lose his role as a director and will no longer be allowed to teach required classes, officials announced. ...
12/11/2017
12/11/2017
A letter to faculty members by Rutgers University`s president and chancellor and obtained Friday by The Jewish Link, indicates that a tenured professor will be held accountable for his explosively anti-Semitic remarks made on social media earlier this year. ...
12/11/2017
12/11/2017
After some worrying comments by Rutgers President Robert Barchi defending professor Michael Chikindas — whose vile antisemitism I exposed — I was not optimistic he would be disciplined or sanctioned in any way. ...
12/7/2017
12/7/2017
President Donald Trump formally recognized Jerusalem as Israel`s capital on Wednesday, breaking with decades of U.S. policy and enraging the Palestinians. Legal experts, Israeli leaders and pro-Israel organizations noted that Jerusalem has long been the capital and that Trump`s recognition is a simple acknowledgement of reality. ...
12/7/2017
12/7/2017
We discuss the historic announcement by President Trump of moving the US embassy back to Jerusalem and recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel....
12/6/2017
12/6/2017
StandWithUs applauds the U.S. Administration`s expected recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. We urge Palestinian leaders and Israel`s neighboring states to accept reality and focus on making peace....
12/6/2017
12/6/2017
While rumors fly over his return to service, the Jewish State`s American-born former ambassador to the UN says Israel has increasing international clout. ...
12/6/2017
12/6/2017
WASHINGTON -- President Trump today recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, saying he wants to build an embassy there that`s a "magnificent tribute to peace" and stressing that Washington isn`t making a determination on the final status of the city in peace process negotiations. ...
12/5/2017
12/5/2017
These days, it seems more and more that when I read articles on popular social justice and feminist sites talking about Jews or Israel, I ask myself: Can I differentiate this “social justice” rhetoric from that of Neo-Nazis? ...
12/5/2017
12/5/2017
On Nov. 20, UC Berkeley lecturer Hatem Bazian got caught retweeting something blatantly anti-Semitic. ...
12/4/2017
12/4/2017
The American Studies Association boycotted the Jewish state. It wasn`t by popular demand. ...
12/4/2017
12/4/2017
In October, University of Texas at Austin students connected with two Israeli Defense Forces reservists, Kayla and Itamar (last names withheld for security reasons), one of six teams of IDF reservists traversing the United States as part of StandWithUs` ninth Israeli Soldiers Tour. ...
12/4/2017
12/4/2017
SAN DIEGO -- Amid growing indignation over aggressive Palestinian tactics at universities throughout the Diaspora, Dore Gold, former director general of Israel`s Foreign Ministry, provided a note of optimism at a StandWithUs banquet Saturday night attended by over 500 Israel supporters. ...
12/1/2017
12/1/2017
StandWithUs, an Israel education organization, has offered students at more than 80 North American universities the op­portunity to apply for the Emerson Fellowship since 2001. ...
12/1/2017
12/1/2017
Israeli-Arab Zionist Yahya Mahamid was indoctrinated from childhood to hate Israel, until he realized he was intentionally misled when he interacted with Israelis in his first job as a busboy in a Tel Aviv hotel. ...
11/30/2017
11/30/2017
It`s a sight we`ve seen before: an effective and appealing speaker advocating for Israel, the country that he is a proud citizen of, facing off with pro-BDS activists attempting to interrupt him....
11/29/2017
11/29/2017
The University of Maryland student government is being applauded for killing a proposal urging university officials to consider divesting from companies doing business with Israel. But a similar proposal on another major college campus emerged victorious. ...
11/28/2017
11/28/2017
New York City`s progressive university The New School is under fire for agreeing to host a panel on anti-Semitism featuring Palestinian-American activist and staunch Israel critic Linda Sarsour, the latest example of the left`s growing rift over Israel. ...
11/28/2017
11/28/2017
“It was our responsibility to help those that needed help, and they needed help." ...
11/22/2017
11/22/2017
University of California-Berkeley professor shares image of Kim Jong-un wearing a kippah ...
11/22/2017
11/22/2017
The pro-Israel StandWithUs advocacy organization expressed “outrage” Tuesday in response to new evidence documenting anti-Semitic hate messages being disseminated via social media by University of California at Berkeley Professor Hatem Bazian. ...
11/22/2017
11/22/2017
Jewish groups have strongly condemned a University of California-Berkeley professor who shared antisemitic images on Twitter that accused “Zionists” of illegally trafficking in human organs. ...
11/22/2017
11/22/2017
A crowd of over 100 Bal Harbour, Florida residents broke into applause last night after the Village Council unanimously passed a measure that cleared the way for local law enforcement to consider anti-Semitism as a “motivation for criminal offenses in order to ensure the safety and wellbeing of its Jewish community.” ...
11/22/2017
11/22/2017
What would you do if you were given the chance to change one of the world`s most disturbing misconceptions and deceptions? ...
11/22/2017
11/22/2017
Bal Harbour, Fla., is best known as a popular destination for snowbirds. With a population ranging from 2,500-8,000, depending on the time of the year, it`s hard to believe that this small oceanside village, 30 minutes north of Miami, is now a national leader in combating anti-Semitism. ...
11/21/2017
11/21/2017
As a senior at Northeastern University, I`ve been exposed to a diverse student body. There are different cultural and religious organizations across campus that celebrate their traditions, beliefs and customs....
11/21/2017
11/21/2017
StandWithUs is outraged at new evidence that University of California, Berkeley professor Hatem Bazian is spreading hate against Jews on social media....
11/21/2017
11/21/2017
UC Berkeley officials today condemned university lecturer Hatem Bazian for retweeting cartoons the school determined had “crossed the line” into anti-Semitism....
11/21/2017
11/21/2017
Bal Harbour citizens broke out in applause when their municipal government voted unanimously "yes" on the “Antisemitism Definition Act” on November 21, 2017. ...
11/20/2017
11/20/2017
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tweeted a message of gratitude to Mexico following its announcement that it would not vote against the Jewish state in upcoming votes at the United Nations....
11/17/2017
11/17/2017
StandWithUs strongly condemns the New School for sponsoring a panel that aims to whitewash anti-Semitism related to Israel and silence the voices of the vast majority of Jews. ...
11/17/2017
11/17/2017
On Monday, November 13, 2017, Israeli-Arab-Zionist Yahya Mahamid, 20, relayed his extraordinary journey from fearing Jews and denying Israel`s statehood to becoming a Zionist. More than50 Congressional officials and community members attended. ...
11/16/2017
11/16/2017
Resolution asks Regents to investigate whether to divest, effort is DOA according to University spokesman. ...
11/16/2017
11/16/2017
On the same day that the University of Maryland`s student government overwhelmingly rejected a resolution to divest from companies doing business with Israel, the student government at the University of Michigan voted in favor of a pro-BDS measure. ...
11/15/2017
11/15/2017
StandWithUs condemns the University of Michigan (UM) Central Student Government (CSG) for passing a discriminatory resolution to create a committee as a step towards divestment from companies doing business with Israel on November 14, 2017. ...
11/15/2017
11/15/2017
StandWithUs congratulates the University of Maryland (UMD) Student Government Association (SGA) for rejecting a resolution to divest from companies doing business with Israel. ...
11/14/2017
11/14/2017
It was 09 November, 1989, my eighth birthday. During current events, my teacher was full of excitement because the Berlin Wall came down....
11/13/2017
11/13/2017
Groups seek to put a human face on the Jewish state while countering misconceptions and anti-Israel activists ...
11/13/2017
11/13/2017
`To those saying Israel is an increasingly partisan issue, that narrative is prescriptive rather than descriptive,` says law Prof. Eugene Kontorovich ...
11/13/2017
11/13/2017
Super Sunday supporters hear of `sense of duty toward our country to Israel ...
11/13/2017
11/13/2017
StandWithUs San Diego invites the community to the lively sixth annual Festival of lights “I Heart Israel” gala. StandWithUs (SWU) is a 16-year-old international Israel education organization with chapters throughout the U.S., in Israel, Canada and the United Kingdom. ...
11/10/2017
11/10/2017
Showing support for Israel is one of the cornerstones of Ma`ayanot. This past week, the school participated in several programs that inspired advocacy, awareness and appreciation for Israel....
11/10/2017
11/10/2017
StandWithUs (SWU) ninth “Israeli Soldiers Tour” brought Israel Defense Forces (IDF) reservists Kayla and Itamar to Dallas on Oct. 27 through 29, where they shared their experiences with hundreds of students and community members....
11/10/2017
11/10/2017
Yahya Mahamed works with StandWithUs to promote pro-Israel advocacy on college campuses....
11/10/2017
11/10/2017
StandWithUs San Diego (SWU) is entering its third year. Under the executive directorship of Sara Miller and an expanded board headed by Mitch Danzig, esq. from Mintz Levin, there will be additional programs for teens and college students, new sponsorship levels and an exciting evening planned for its Festival of Lights gala....
11/10/2017
11/10/2017
The 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration celebrated with special guests at Historic Weitzman Hall by StandWithUs ...
11/10/2017
11/10/2017
On Nov. 1 and 2. Joey and Eden (last names withheld for security purposes) will speak at University High School - ROTC and at University of Central Florida - Hillel. ...
11/10/2017
11/10/2017
Israeli-Arab StandWithUs educator Yahya Mahamed is on an international speaking tour across the UK, Canada and USA speaking at more than 120 venues from October through December, 2017. ...
11/9/2017
11/9/2017
For the second year, StandWithUs is partnering with North West Friends of Israel and Sussex Friends of Israel for the 4th annual IsrAction Day 2017, a global movement with the aim of supporting Israel and giving back to local communities....
11/8/2017
11/8/2017
StandWithUs strongly condemns a recent series of campus events, lectures, and protests in opposition to the Balfour Declaration and its support for the establishment of a Jewish national home. ...
11/8/2017
11/8/2017
Kenneth Marcus, an outstanding defender of civil rights for Jews and many other communities, was recently nominated for Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights in the Department of Education (DOE)....
11/7/2017
11/7/2017
Members of the Israeli Defense Force (IDF) visited University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) Oct. 30. Two IDF soldiers met with students and staff in the Student Services Classroom Building to speak about their lives in Israel. ...
11/7/2017
11/7/2017
Students at the University of Ottawa vote down motion to endorse BDS. ...
11/6/2017
11/6/2017
It has been 100 years since the Balfour Declaration — issued by the British government on Nov. 2, 1917 — offered the first international recognition of Jewish national aspirations. ...
11/6/2017
11/6/2017
StandWithUs Canada congratulates students at the University of Ottawa for defeating a motion to endorse the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel today. ...
11/6/2017
11/6/2017
StandWithUs Canada is concerned about a motion passed by York University`s Faculty of Environmental Studies (FES) to recommend against renewing an academic partnership with Israel`s Arava Institute for Environmental Studies (AIES)....
11/2/2017
11/2/2017
As StandWithUs Israel`s executive director, Michael Dickson has fundamentally altered Israel advocacy and brought the discipline into the social media age. ...
11/2/2017
11/2/2017
Rebecca Sebo has gone from being arrested for standing up for Israel to being proclaimed a hero by the chairman of a special Knesset committee. ...
11/2/2017
11/2/2017
Rhyan Orenstein sat on a tank in what had been a desert battlefield. It was her classroom that day. ...
11/2/2017
11/2/2017
Military veterans visit Shalhevet High School ...
11/1/2017
11/1/2017
Around 60 people came to listen to Yahya Mahamid, an Iraeli-Arab speaker for StandWithUS, share his story during the Dawgs for Israel meeting on Monday, Oct. 30....
11/1/2017
11/1/2017
Eden and Joey visited students at Weber School`s Rams for Israel to relay everyday life in Israel and the IDF....
11/1/2017
11/1/2017
The boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel has been decisively defeated at the University of Winnipeg (UW). ...
11/1/2017
11/1/2017
Yahya Mahamid`s journey to becoming an outspoken advocate for Israel — or, as he calls himself, a “Muslim Zionist” — was unintentional. ...
11/1/2017
11/1/2017
StandWithUs Announces the Roberta Seid Award for Courage and Leadership In Memory Dr. Seid ...
10/31/2017
10/31/2017
This weekend, the University of Houston will host the annual National Students for Justice in Palestine (NSJP) conference. NSJP is a hate group that is using our campus as a platform to promote their hostile agenda, create division and conflict within our community, and denounce the Israeli people. As a Jewish and pro-Israel student at the University of Houston, it is deeply concerning that UH would host such a hateful group on our campus....
10/31/2017
10/31/2017
Chairman of the Israeli Knesset Immigration, Absorption and Diaspora Affairs Committee, MK Avraham Neguise, on Monday, October 30, 2017, at the Knesset, chaired a session on the upsurge of antisemitism in the US and Europe. ...
10/31/2017
10/31/2017
Instructor at center of controversy does not deny that he posted the anti-Jewish images ...
10/30/2017
10/30/2017
Immigration and Absorption Committee hears testimony about violent atmosphere against Jews in United States and Europe. ...
10/30/2017
10/30/2017
European diplomats attended a discussion at the Israeli parliament on Monday addressing concerns about rising antisemitism worldwide -- including on American college campuses. ...
10/30/2017
10/30/2017
“You are our hero!” said the Chairman of a special Knesset Committee on the topic of antisemitism to a former student leader who tearfully recounted being arrested on campus for speaking about Israel. ...
10/29/2017
10/29/2017
StandWithUs strongly condemns the blacklist of Israeli and international companies being created by the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC)....
10/29/2017
10/29/2017
Put on my bright orange converse and I boarded the plane. God works in mysterious ways....
10/27/2017
10/27/2017
StandWithUs commends Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker for reaffirming his state`s support for Israel and issuing an executive order prohibiting discriminatory boycotts of Israel in state contracting. With this order Wisconsin becomes the 24th state to block commerce with companies that engage in the anti-Israel boycott movement....
10/26/2017
10/26/2017
Jewish civil rights groups and local community leaders have applauded Rutgers University for disavowing antisemitic comments made by one of its professors, who continues to deny that his controversial postings are discriminatory toward Jews. ...
10/26/2017
10/26/2017
The University of California Berkeley student newspaper has apologized for an editorial cartoon of Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz that had been denounced as anti-Semitic. ...
10/26/2017
10/26/2017
Editorial caricature accused of being anti-Semitic ...
10/25/2017
10/25/2017
StandWithUs congratulates students at the University of Winnipeg (UW) for overwhelmingly voting down a motion supporting discriminatory boycotts against Israel at the UW Students` Association`s (UWSA) Special General Meeting on Wednesday....
10/25/2017
10/25/2017
Two Israeli speakers came to campus on Tuesday to host an event titled “Striving for Peace: A Unique Perspective on Life in Israel.” Keren and Haitham, former IDF soldiers whose last names are concealed for security reasons, shared, with a room of about fifteen students, their perspectives on living in Israel. ...
10/25/2017
10/25/2017
StandWithUs strongly condemns the blatant anti-Semitism and homophobia posted by Rutgers University Professor Michael L. Chikindas on social media Chikindas is a professor in Rutgers` Department of Food Science....
10/25/2017
10/25/2017
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan signed an executive order Monday that blocks his state from award contracts to companies that support the anti-Israel BDS movement. ...
10/24/2017
10/24/2017
(Berkeley, CA -- October 24, 2017) StandWithUs condemns an anti-Semitic cartoon published October 18 in the Daily Californian, the UC Berkeley student newspaper. The cartoon portrays a caricature of renowned Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz who recently spoke at the university. The image contains classic stereotypes of Jews: a figure with a hooked nose and thick lips acting in a conniving and dishonest manner to cover up a bloody crime. ...
10/24/2017
10/24/2017
StandWithUs strongly condemns the anti-Semitic vote which occurred at the Students` Society of McGill University (SSMU) General Assembly (GA) on October 23rd, 2017. ...
10/24/2017
10/24/2017
Yahya Mahamed, who identifies as a Zionist Muslim is speaking in Athens on Oct. 30 and in Atlanta on Nov. 1 at the Weber School and Woodward Academy....
10/23/2017
10/23/2017
Just a few years ago, Yahya Mohamid was living in a northern Israeli town controlled by the Islamic movement and like everyone else in Umm el-Fahm, had been indoctrinated to hate Israel. ...
10/23/2017
10/23/2017
Each generation of youth brings a fresh perspective to past problems, and this sentiment couldn`t be any more true regarding the nation of Israel. A complex state that`s constantly fluctuating in the public realm of opinion needs spokespeople to present its merits, mistakes, and truths. Young people have the ability to play this position perfectly. ...
10/23/2017
10/23/2017
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has signed an executive order banning the state from doing business with companies that support boycotts of Israel....
10/23/2017
10/23/2017
(Annapolis, MD -- October 23, 2017) -- StandWithUs applauds Maryland governor Larry Hogan for signing an executive order on October 23, 2017 banning the state from doing business with companies that support boycotts of Israel. This makes Maryland the 23rd U.S. state to take a stand against the divisive and racist Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel. ...
10/23/2017
10/23/2017
The Orange County Department of Education and the OC Human Relations Council co-sponsored an in-service training seminar for K-12 teachers called “Learning about Islam and the Arab World.” Two of the workshops are unequivocally anti-Israel. The seminar itself is produced by an anti-Israel organization called Fellowship of Reconciliation, which supports BDS. Participating teachers received salary points. The Los Angeles Unified School District also sponsored the same seminar....
10/20/2017
10/20/2017
(Los Angeles, October 20, 2017) - StandWIthUs strongly condemns Richard Spencer`s racism, as well as his attempts to use Israel and Zionism to sanitize his toxic views. His vicious brand of hate has no place anywhere in our society. ...
10/18/2017
10/18/2017
Reem Assil sought restraining orders after protests against Rasmea Odeh mural...
10/18/2017
10/18/2017
With white supremacy on the right and anti-Zionism on the left, it`s choppy waters for Jews on campus who express their support for the Jewish state ...
10/18/2017
10/18/2017
A California baker whose bakery features a mural honoring a convicted Palestinian terrorist has dropped a lawsuit targeting Jewish protesters who organized anti-terror vigils outside the establishment....
10/18/2017
10/18/2017
Lawsuit seeking restraining order dropped after protester served notice of intent to seek attorney`s fees under anti-SLAPP statute ...
10/18/2017
10/18/2017
A pro-Israel organization is warning of a malicious campaign by pro-Palestinian groups that paints Zionism in the worst possible light....
10/18/2017
10/18/2017
The innovative Israeli Soldiers Tours program features two Israel Defense Forces (IDF) reservists who relate their personal experiences upholding the strict IDF moral code while fighting an enemy that hides behind its civilians. ...
10/18/2017
10/18/2017
The innovative Israeli Soldiers Tours program features two Israel Defense Forces (IDF) reservists who relate their personal experiences, in and out of the IDF. ...
10/18/2017
10/18/2017
Palestinian Arabs are 20% of Israel`s population. They have the same rights and obligations like every Israeli: they vote, pay taxes, they get social support and medical insurance, and their children go to public schools funded by the state....
10/18/2017
10/18/2017
TORONTO - Legendary singer Elton John did it. So did Diana Krall, Paul McCartney, Justin Bieber, and most recently the band Radiohead. ...
10/17/2017
10/17/2017
Roz Rothstein, StandWithUs co-founder and CEO, will attend SWU-Michigan`s gala for the first time as it unveils its new staff and direction. ...
10/11/2017
10/11/2017
Last week, we reported on two activities of StandWithUs, one of the new wave of Zionist organizations that works to educate supporters, detractors and everyone in between about the Jewish state and its vital place in the world....
10/11/2017
10/11/2017
A new policy on campus events at the University of California-Berkeley encourages a “double standard” that works against pro-Israel groups, a student leader told The Algemeiner on Monday. ...
10/11/2017
10/11/2017
StandWithUs congratulates pro-Israel activists for succeeding in getting their case dismissed on October 10, 2017 after a meritless lawsuit was filed against them in Oakland, CA by the owner of a bakery which glorifies terrorism against Israelis....
10/3/2017
10/3/2017
Comedian Elon Gold talks about his upcoming stand-up shows in Israel and why he`s a bit like Radiohead....
10/3/2017
10/3/2017
Winnipeg`s Jewish community and other supporters of Israel to join them in standing with Jewish students on Winnipeg university campuses who have to deal with threats and intimidation from some fellow students and professors should they openly support Israel....
9/29/2017
9/29/2017
Jewish college students returning after their summer break are encountering a wave of swastika daubings and anti-Israel activity on campuses across the country -- and there are signs the hostility may intensify in the weeks ahead....
9/29/2017
9/29/2017
Freedom Theater`s `The Siege` - about 2002 Bethlehem standoff - to take the stage at NYU ...
9/28/2017
9/28/2017
Koby Mandell and Yosef Ishran, two young Israeli teenagers, aged 13 and 14 resided with their families in the Israeli town of Tekoa, in Gush Ezion, Israel....
9/28/2017
9/28/2017
An anti-Israel group at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) is organizing a campaign to protest the school`s recent condemnation of “anti-Semitic attacks hidden under the guise of anti-Zionist rhetoric.” ...
9/27/2017
9/27/2017
Israel supporters were equated with white supremacists....
9/26/2017
9/26/2017
Three Rhode Island university students have been selected to educate their campus communities about Israel and to combat anti-Israel rhetoric as part of the StandWithUs Emerson Fellowship program. ...
9/26/2017
9/26/2017
A pro-Israel group is training students to defend the Israeli state in high school and beyond. ...
9/26/2017
9/26/2017
Commends UIUC For Condemning These Actions and Encourages NYU and Tufts to Do The Same...
9/25/2017
9/25/2017
In 1949, the world was continuing to recover from the end of one of the most horrific wars in human history....
9/18/2017
9/18/2017
Eitan Troyansky, Midwest Campus Liaison makes his television debut on Suzanne Cahnmann`s Current Events Round Table. ...
9/17/2017
9/17/2017
Watch Shahar Azani and Captain Elgen Long talk about Operation Magic Carpet ...
9/15/2017
9/15/2017
A pro-Palestine campus activist group recently called for violent action against “fascists,” a term it linked with “Zionism,” or the political support of Israel. ...
9/15/2017
9/15/2017
Honored by Jewish orgs in NY this week, Ret. Cpt. Elgen M. Long, 91, flew in a two-year sortie that brought 50,000 Yemenite Jews to Israel between 1948 and 1950 ...
9/14/2017
9/14/2017
A TRUCK CIRCLED Newark on Sept. 7 beginning at noon with the digital message “Roger Waters: We Don`t Need Your Hate & Censorship Against Israel” emblazoned across several sides. ...
9/12/2017
9/12/2017
Pro-Israel activists are confronting Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters at several stops on the U.S. leg of his tour with protest art including a 15-foot inflatable Pinocchio holding the sign, "Roger Waters: We Dont Need Your Lies About Israel!"...
9/12/2017
9/12/2017
Waters a longtime supporter of the anti-Israel boycott, divestment, and sanctions movement...
9/12/2017
9/12/2017
Roger Waters` fans headed to Brooklyn`s Barclays Center Tuesday night will be met by pro-Israel activists, street artists and an inflatable Pinocchio with a sign that reads, “Roger Waters: We Don`t Need Your Lies About Israel!”...
9/11/2017
9/11/2017
StandWithUs 2017-18 High School Interns and campus Emerson Fellows completed their August conferences and are excited to begin educating about Israel in their schools and to combat anti-Israel rhetoric....
9/8/2017
9/8/2017
Holocaust survivors Genia Kutner and Gerald Biegel will share their stories with high school students (and anyone else who would like to attend) at Oviedo High School on Sept. 12. The program, dedicated to unity, is titled "One Day Starts Today." It is presented by JSU and StandWithUs. The event is open to the public and is free of charge...
9/8/2017
9/8/2017
Mayor Uwe Becker is a strong supporter of Israel and ensured that Frankfurt would become the first German city to ban BDS. ...
9/7/2017
9/7/2017
Coalition led by Students for Justice in Palestine: “violent resistance—whether it is a black bloc or full-scale armed conflict—also has its place” ...
9/7/2017
9/7/2017
Chant `No Zionists! No KKK! Resisting fascists all the way` at rally against fascism ...
9/6/2017
9/6/2017
StandWithUs congratulates the University of California at Irvine (UCI) for sanctioning Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), after SJP illegally disrupted a Students Supporting Israel (SSI) event on May 10, 2017....
9/6/2017
9/6/2017
StandWithUs and Artists 4 Israel are launching a campaign to protest Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters for promoting hate, lies, and censorship regarding Israel. ...
9/5/2017
9/5/2017
Hannah Szenesh, one of my biggest inspirations, would have celebrated her 96th birthday this year. Although Hannah died when she was 23, as I get older, her story takes on a deeper meaning. Hannah was a very active Jewish teenager who grew up in Hungary. I`ve always been so focused on how she died, my recent trip to Budapest gave me an opportunity to time-travel and see how she lived. ...
9/5/2017
9/5/2017
StandWithUs strongly condemns Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) for equating Zionism with white supremacy and fascism, trying to create a hostile environment for students who believe in Israel`s right to exist, and advocating violence. We call on the university administration to publicly condemn them as well....
9/5/2017
9/5/2017
Retired Captain Elgen M. Long, the last surviving Alaska Airlines crew member who participated in the life-saving airlift of Yemenite Jews to Israel between 1948-50, will be the honoree and speaker at an event, recognizing him and Alaska Airlines, on September 12 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage....
9/1/2017
9/1/2017
StandWithUs Texas donated hundreds of packaged Israeli food and cleaning items to the Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas on August 31, 2017 where they will ll be transported to Houston and disseminated to those affected by Hurricane Harvey. ...
9/1/2017
9/1/2017
Three Valley students are on a mission: to correct misinformation about Israel through educational initiatives. ...
8/31/2017
8/31/2017
From August 6-10, our 88 StandWithUs High School Interns from all around the USA and Canada, descended on Los Angeles for a 5-day conference. ...
8/29/2017
8/29/2017
An innovative project seeks to change Israel`s international image, one blogger at a time, as part of the StandWithUs organization`s fellowship program....
8/29/2017
8/29/2017
A virulent anti-Israel student group plans to hold its upcoming annual conference on the campus of University of Houston. ...
8/25/2017
8/25/2017
Artists 4 Israel Campus Review...
8/24/2017
8/24/2017
"I wanted to say something, but felt that I wasn`t educated enough to have a debate with her. I was upset and uncertain how to proceed."...
8/24/2017
8/24/2017
A pilot program has just been completed of a middle school curriculum designed to help Jewish students explore their roots and connect to historic and modern-day Israel....
8/24/2017
8/24/2017
A new middle school curriculum, “LINK: Discovering Your Israel Connection” is now available nationwide. The 6-lesson unit allows students to explore the historic Jewish roots to Israel while discovering their own personal, modern connection. ...
8/22/2017
8/22/2017
As I began my research into choosing a college, I was repeatedly told that colleges are tolerant and accepting environments for every individual, regardless of his or her identity and beliefs. ...
8/22/2017
8/22/2017
As a rising high school senior, I`ve been grappling with what the Israel legitimization effort means for college students....
8/22/2017
8/22/2017
The focus must be a resolute and clear condemnation of all forms of terrorism by all parties....
8/22/2017
8/22/2017
Rasmea Odeh set to be deported after pleading guilty to immigration fraud...
8/21/2017
8/21/2017
Congratulations To The Israeli High School Debate Team 2017! ...
8/18/2017
8/18/2017
During my first years at university Liverpool Jsoc was on the ropes. ...
8/18/2017
8/18/2017
With the hundred year anniversary of Balfour this year I often find myself reflecting on my nation`s history and involvement in facilitating the formation of the Jewish state...
8/17/2017
8/17/2017
The Queens Museum has reversed its decision to cancel an event commemorating the United Nations resolution that made way for the founding of Israel after receiving backlash from politicians and other community groups. ...
8/17/2017
8/17/2017
Under the 3D Test, Waters qualifies as an anti-Semite....
8/17/2017
8/17/2017
The IJ`s Aug. 8 column, “Can`t buy love, but it can buy happiness” gives the author`s personal view of happiness as having household help....
8/16/2017
8/16/2017
(New York, NY -- August 16th, 2017) -- StandWithUs congratulates the Queens Museum for reinstating the reenactment of the 1947 UN vote in favor of splitting the British Mandate into a Jewish state and an Arab state. The event was initally cancelled, according to the museum`s President and Executive Director Laura Raicovich, in order avoid hosting a "political event". The reenactment is being planned by the Israeli Mission to the UN and co-sponsored by StandWithUs. ...
8/14/2017
8/14/2017
Canadian Jews must educate their fellow countrymen about antisemitism masquerading as genuine criticism of Israeli policy....
8/11/2017
8/11/2017
The Israel Anti-Boycott Act was introduced to reinforce bipartisan consensus that boycotting Israel is inimical to U.S. foreign policy interests. ...
8/8/2017
8/8/2017
The Graduation of the 2017 StandWithUs Israel Fellows — future leaders and ambassadors from across Israel — was held on Thursday, August 3rd at the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange...
8/8/2017
8/8/2017
StandWithUs/Philadelphia is running a truck ad that will circle the city of Philadelphia prior to Roger Waters` concert on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. ...
8/7/2017
8/7/2017
Thanks to a generous three year grant from the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles, StandWithUs has established an innovative and cutting edge fellowship for current law students in the Los Angeles area....
8/4/2017
8/4/2017
Legislation would end U.S. aid to Palestinian Authority`s “Pay For Slay” Subsidies to Families of Terrorists...
8/4/2017
8/4/2017
A new middle school curriculum, LINK - Discovering Your Israel Connection is now available nationwide. The 6-lesson unit allows students to explore the historic Jewish root to Israel while discovering their own personal, modern connection. ...
8/4/2017
8/4/2017
It`s a mark of how argumentative Jews can be that we can even argue the merits of raising a Jew-hating symbol in a Jewish summer camp. ...
8/2/2017
8/2/2017
What if I told you time-machines exist? In July, I had the incredible opportunity to time-travel to Budapest....
8/1/2017
8/1/2017
Manchester-based retail group which offers financial services as well as retail stores barred from Florida, Illinois, New York and Arizona ...
8/1/2017
8/1/2017
Liz Brough, the Irish American, non-Jewish coordinator of StandWithUs`s high school internship program, urges all people to find their story in Israel. She says the melting pot country is very similar to the Untied States, and she hopes for diversity in advocates. ...
8/1/2017
8/1/2017
Julie Hazan, HonestReporting`s US Director and Shahar Azani, Executive Director StandWithUs Northeast interview American journalist Hunter Stuart. Stuart discusses how his perception of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict shifted as a result of his firsthand experience working as a journalist in the region. Stuart also discusses his hopes for the future of the news media, and his views on global politics....
8/1/2017
8/1/2017
Was it a Jew-hating one-off or a Jew-hating pattern?...
7/28/2017
7/28/2017
Imam Ammar Shahin publicly apologizes for calling for a genocide of Jews. ...
7/27/2017
7/27/2017
On Friday night United Hatzalah volunteer EMS personnel left their families at their dinner tables and ran into, not away from, a terror attack that took place right next to their homes....
7/27/2017
7/27/2017
Nassau County Legislator Howard Kopel was joined outside the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum last Thursday by several political and Jewish leaders to protest the upcoming appearance there of legendary rock star Roger Waters....
7/27/2017
7/27/2017
StandWithUs concludes the eleventh year of its university Israel Fellowship, as its student participants implement their 2017 year-end projects. ...
7/27/2017
7/27/2017
As long as Palestinians reward killing, conflict will rage...
7/26/2017
7/26/2017
It was a sad, solemn and emotional candle-lighting ceremony as - one by one - the names of the victims of the 1994 bombing of Asociac - Mutual Israelita Argentina, the Jewish community center in Buenos Aires, were called and their faces shown on a screen....
7/26/2017
7/26/2017
On Thursday, July 20, 2017, outside the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, Nassau lawmakers and Jewish community leaders called for the cancellation of Rogers Waters` upcoming concerts because of the former Pink Floyd bassist`s support for a movement to boycott Israeli goods and services. ...
7/25/2017
7/25/2017
Israel`s Ambassador Danon and Terror Victim Oran Almog Call on Security Council to Act Against PA Payments to Terrorists On July 25, 2017...
7/25/2017
7/25/2017
Nicolet High School junior Yoni Altman-Shafer is in Israel right now for a prestigious fellowship that includes five weeks of studying and traveling....
7/25/2017
7/25/2017
SAN DIEGO - A two-state solution to peace in the Middle East...
7/25/2017
7/25/2017
On July 21st, Friday night, the Salomon family of Halamish was celebrating over Shabbat dinner the birth of their grandchild. As the family was gathered at home, a knock was heard on the front door. ...
7/24/2017
7/24/2017
StandWithUs is horrified by and strongly condemns the calculated, cold-blooded murder of three Israeli civilians - all members of the same family - which took place in the town of Halamish on the evening of Friday, July 21st....
7/22/2017
7/22/2017
StandWithUs is horrified by and strongly condemns the calculated, cold-blooded murder of three Israeli civilians - all members of the same family - which took place in the town of Halamish on the evening of Friday, July 21st. ...
7/19/2017
7/19/2017
Contrary to lyrics in the Pink Floyd classic song "Another Brick in the Wall," South Florida pro-Israel organizations believe the rock band`s co-founder Roger Waters "needs an education" — at least on the Jewish state....
7/18/2017
7/18/2017
VIDEO: Why is there a humanitarian crisis in Gaza? Here `s the situation:...
7/14/2017
7/14/2017
The decision to cancel the city`s participation with Waters came after the Greater Miami Jewish Federation accused him of anti-Semitism....
7/14/2017
7/14/2017
On July 7, 2017, UNESCO`s World Heritage Committee declared the Old City of Hebron a Palestinian World Heritage Site, a controversial one-sided move which comes on the heels of UNESCO`s divisively anti-Israel history in the sphere of Israeli-Palestinian relations....
7/13/2017
7/13/2017
One of Miami`s leading Jewish organizations accused Pink Floyd star Roger Waters of anti-Semitism ahead of his concert Thursday at the AmericanAirlines Arena, as a long-running controversy over the singer`s anti-Israel views follows him to South Florida....
7/13/2017
7/13/2017
StandWithUs `Southeast` ran a truck ad circling the downtown Miami area on Thursday (July 13) prior to a concert performed by Roger Waters, urging viewers to “Say NO to RACIST Attacks Against Israel by Roger Waters.”...
7/13/2017
7/13/2017
The issue of government subsidies for Palestinian terrorist salaries is again in the international spotlight. What began in November 2013, as a barely believable revelation...
7/12/2017
7/12/2017
From concerned suburban Jews in Los Angeles to a rabbi, to former high-ranking officials in government, advertising, communications, media and even a former Reagan speech writer, meet the people who founded and work in the organizations that fight BDS....
7/12/2017
7/12/2017
As part of the pre-Maccabiah educational program for American athletes in Israel, StandWithUs and Maccabi USA ran partnership events, aimed at encouraging Team USA athletes to become ambassadors for Israel. ...
7/12/2017
7/12/2017
StandWithUs/Southeast is running a truck ad that will circle prior to Roger Waters concert on Thursday, July 13, 2017...
7/12/2017
7/12/2017
Jewish and pro-Israel groups have called on Canada`s Western University to take down an art exhibit, created by the sister of a Palestinian terrorist, currently being displayed at an on-campus gallery....
7/11/2017
7/11/2017
Now that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has temporarily mollified the America Jewish community by kicking the can down the road on the controversial conversion legislation, leaving the Western Wall issue unresolved, this is a good time to think about the relationship between American Jews and Israel....
7/10/2017
7/10/2017
7/10/2017
1,000 local fans flock to Jerusalem`s Kraft Family Stadium to meet with some of the 18 `Gold Jackets`...
7/10/2017
7/10/2017
Pro-Israel Groups Claim Criminal Action Took Place at UC-Irvine Protest, Call on School to Hold Perpetrators `Accountable` ...
7/7/2017
7/7/2017
StandWithUs responded to Adallah-NY`s letter requesting Lincoln Center to cancel performances of Ha`bima National Theatre and Cameri Theater of Tel Aviv play...
7/7/2017
7/7/2017
His so-called activism will be the subject of a new documentary...
7/6/2017
7/6/2017
As Prime Minister Modi comes to Israel on the 4th of July, 2017, the first Indian Prime Minister to visit Israel...
7/6/2017
7/6/2017
We believe it is important to counter the propaganda efforts of BDS so that their lies do not exist in a vacuum...
7/5/2017
7/5/2017
One of the greatest challenges of a medical corps team member is to care for captured and wounded enemy soldiers....
6/29/2017
6/29/2017
Lawsuit charges San Francisco State allowed anti-Jewish discrimination, not intervening when events were disrupted, and that some students feel scared to walk around campus....
6/29/2017
6/29/2017
StandWithUs applauds the North Carolina Senate for overwhelmingly (45-3-2) passing legislation that opposes boycotts against Israel...
6/28/2017
6/28/2017
That is a pretty offensive headline, I admit. But it aptly describes a very offensive incident....
6/28/2017
6/28/2017
On Tuesday, President Trump`s motorcade will leave Israel`s 1967 boundaries for a meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem, a Palestinian city in the West Bank....
6/27/2017
6/27/2017
Controversial Ryerson field placement coordinator Heather Bain has left the building, the Toronto Sun has learned....
6/26/2017
6/26/2017
Conflict not about territory, but about Israel`s `right to exist`...
6/23/2017
6/23/2017
During the last couple of weeks, Jewish and Israeli media outlets were filled with woeful cries about Israel`s standing with the younger generation of Americans and with young Jews in particular....
6/23/2017
6/23/2017
On June 7, the Embassy of Israel in Washington D.C. commemorated the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem....
6/23/2017
6/23/2017
Did you know... ...
6/22/2017
6/22/2017
With only about 40% of US Jews visiting Israel, more and more young adults find their Jewish glue through `tikkun olam` in their own neighborhoods...
6/21/2017
6/21/2017
StandWithUs commends the Westchester, New York Board of Legislators for overwhelmingly (16-1) passing Resolution 10140 which condemns all efforts to delegitimitize Israel and the movement to boycott, divest and sanction the people of Israel on June 19, 2017. ...
6/16/2017
6/16/2017
British-born Kay Wilson reflects on the double standards when it comes to tackling Islamist terrorism in the UK...
6/14/2017
6/14/2017
I was riding my bike one summer evening alongside the beautiful, crashing waves and the golden beaches of Tel Aviv. The last rays of sun painted the sky in rainbow colors which echoed the countless multi-colored flags trimming both sides of the streets of the Israeli city that never sleeps....
6/12/2017
6/12/2017
StandWithUs is honored to have been selected as a finalist for the 2017 Classy.org Awards, (which recognizes the most innovative social programs in the world). StandWithUs has been named as one of the 100 most innovative nonprofits and social enterprises of 2017....
6/12/2017
6/12/2017
That`s when the 24-year-old social work student stopped by Bain`s office to tell her she`d like to do her third-year placement with the Canadian Centre for Men and Families (CCMF), an offshoot of the Canadian Association for Equality (CAFE)....
6/12/2017
6/12/2017
As Israeli actress Gal Gadot`s “Wonder Woman” film heads toward $400 million in earnings after debuting in early June, and numerous big-name musical acts line up to perform in Israel this summer, the influence of the BDS movement`s cultural boycott of the Jewish state appears to be waning. ...
6/9/2017
6/9/2017
On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017, the Embassy of Israel in Washington D.C. commemorated the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem....
6/9/2017
6/9/2017
In “ An Israeli-Arab`s Journey to Israel Advocacy”, we had the privilege to hear Yahya Mohammed`s story of change. ...
6/9/2017
6/9/2017
United States Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, received a petition with thousands of signatures from Israelis and from around the world, in support of her voice at the U.N. from representatives of StandWithUs-Israel on June 9, 2017. ...
6/9/2017
6/9/2017
On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017, the Embassy of Israel in Washington D.C. commemorated the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem....
6/5/2017
6/5/2017
While Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer`s plan to withhold federal funding from universities that fail to protect free speech may be a blunt instrument, something needs to be done....
6/5/2017
6/5/2017
The people of London are facing the beginning of a slippery slope, one where we all know how it begins but never how it ends....
6/5/2017
6/5/2017
JERUSALEM - Israelis are celebrating 50 years since the Six-Day War - and with good reason. That victory saved us from destruction and reunited our holiest city. Ultimately, it also brought us peace with Egypt and Jordan and a strategic alliance with the United States. The Palestinians, by contrast, are mourning a half-century of suffering. They claim that Israel`s occupation of the West Bank and Gaza subjected them to colonization and denied them statehood....
6/5/2017
6/5/2017
To the members of IfNotNow who chose to stage a disruption at Bret Stephens talk at Emanu-El last week, singing and unrolling a banner charging Stephens (and AIPAC, which presented the talk) with not living up to “Jewish values” It`s a shame you were promptly escorted out, as expected, because you missed an excellent and nuanced presentation....
6/2/2017
6/2/2017
New faces at StandWithUs MI...
6/2/2017
6/2/2017
In a recent statement on the Ryerson University website, president Mohamed Lachemi emphasized that the university “does not avoid controversies, difficult ideas or disagreements over deeply held ideas.”...
6/2/2017
6/2/2017
Johanna Meckel, StandWithUs Northern California Director thanks Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval for his strong support of legislation to protect his state from doing business with companies which discriminate against Israel. With the signing of the bill on June 2, 2017, Nevada became the 20th state to enact anti-boycott legislation....
5/30/2017
5/30/2017
Student: “could you ever imagine this scenario happening to students of different faiths or ethnicities?”...
5/30/2017
5/30/2017
A soon-to-be graduate of Ryerson University`s has revealed she was barred in the summer of 2015 by the Toronto institution`s School of Social Work from being placed with two local Jewish organizations because a staffer claimed both of the groups had a “strong anti-Palestinian lean.”...
5/30/2017
5/30/2017
I joined the Ryerson University School of Social Work in Toronto in 2013 because I thought it fostered an environment in which minorities feel safe to express their identity without being unfairly judged....
5/30/2017
5/30/2017
All Ryerson social work grad Rebecca Katzman wanted was to do her third-year placement at one of two respected Toronto Jewish organizations with a track record of addressing social justice issues....
5/30/2017
5/30/2017
May 24, 2017 Israel`s Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon held a special event at the UN in cooperation with StandWithUs on stopping Palestinian Authority payments to terrorists. Speakers in addition to Danon were Ruth Schwartz and Josh Warhit, SWU`s Northeast High School Coordinator. ...
5/30/2017
5/30/2017
Israel advocates expressed relief on Tuesday following the failure of an academic professional labor union to pass a pro-boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) referendum into its bylaws last week....
5/30/2017
5/30/2017
A vicious sickness known as anti-Semitism has infected people with hate across centuries, cultures, and continents......
5/28/2017
5/28/2017
May 25, 2017, in a unanimous vote in the State House, Nevada became the 20th state to take a stand against anti-Israel discrimination, striking a blow against those who are engaging in economic warfare against Israel....
5/24/2017
5/24/2017
Finally, after about an hour of partisan arguments from both sides, I heard something that got my attention....
5/18/2017
5/18/2017
On May 18, 2017, the Israel education organization StandWithUs (SWU), launched a petition supporting Israel`s UN Ambassador...
5/18/2017
5/18/2017
From Christian Broadcasting Network, experience the retelling of how Israel`s history was changed forever during the Six Day War in June, 1967, in honor of the 60th anniversary....
5/17/2017
5/17/2017
Northwestern University president Morton O. Schapiro joined a vigil late Monday for two slain Israeli students outside a forum featuring Rasmea Odeh, who served time for the terrorist attack that killed them....
5/16/2017
5/16/2017
Rasmea Odeh recently pleaded guilty to immigration fraud, for failing to disclose on her immigration applications her 1970 conviction and imprisonment in Israel for a 1969 supermarket bombing that killed two Hebrew University students, Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner....
5/16/2017
5/16/2017
Pro-Israel students saw mixed results in the latest round of anti-Israel BDS votes at state universities in southern California....
5/16/2017
5/16/2017
This episode seeks to bring awareness about the anti-Semitism that abounds on college campuses today and what can be done to fight it. After listening to this episode, you will have a greater understanding of the impact education can have on fighting anti-Semitism and growing support for the state of Israel around the world....
5/16/2017
5/16/2017
A university resolution that backed the so-called BDS movement to punish Israel was narrowly defeated when student activists fought back. ...
5/15/2017
5/15/2017
This year I was in Auschwitz-Birkenau on Holocaust Remembrance Day as part of the March of the Living (MOL) contingent from North and South Carolina and Virginia. These few days reminded me to be so thankful for everything that has been given to me....
5/15/2017
5/15/2017
SANTA BARBARA, California (Press Release) - The Associated Students at UC Santa Barbara (ASUCSB) overwhelmingly rejected a hateful resolution to divest from certain companies doing business with Israel on May 11, 2017. ...
5/11/2017
5/11/2017
StandWithUs Condemns Discriminatory Divestment Resolution at CSU Long Beach, May 10, 2017...
5/11/2017
5/11/2017
StandWithUs Congratulates UCSB Students for Overwhelmingly Rejecting Discriminatory Divestment Resolution, May 11, 2017...
5/11/2017
5/11/2017
StandWithUs "Salute To Israel" Walk Draws Hundreds on May 7, 2017...
5/11/2017
5/11/2017
PROVIDENCE - On May 7, StandWithUs Rhode Island presented “The Real History of the BDS Movement,” a talk that focused on one of the biggest threats facing Israel today: Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions....
5/10/2017
5/10/2017
Roz Rothstein is the co-founder and CEO of StandWithUs...
5/9/2017
5/9/2017
Along with most Americans, we are deeply troubled by the dramatic increase in anti-Semitic incidents here in the United States and abroad....
5/9/2017
5/9/2017
In July 2016 I documented a growing tactic in the anti-Israel movement, to blame Israel for domestic U.S. police shootings of blacks, such as Michael Brown in Ferguson....
5/9/2017
5/9/2017
One of the nation`s most prestigious colleges has come under fire for appointing a prominent advocate of the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign to the position of dean of faculty....
5/9/2017
5/9/2017
Activists from the pro-Israel group StandWithUs have protested outside San Francisco`s Magic Theatre the past two Sundays at performances of “My Name Is Rachel Corrie,” a one-woman play recounting the life and death of the 23-year-old American activist who was a member of the pro-Palestinian International Solidarity Movement....
5/5/2017
5/5/2017
On April 6, more than 100 students, their parents and Orlando residents attended the first "Answering Difficult Questions About Israel" workshop at The Roth Family Jewish Community Center in Maitland, Fla. It was organized by Spark Orlando and the Jewish Federation of Greater Orlando. Representing StandWithUs were Ron Krudo and Rayna Rose Exelbierd, who presented the program. ...
5/5/2017
5/5/2017
I received a little booklet with that title from StandWithUs. You probably can order it and many other related materials at http://www.standwithus.com/store....
5/5/2017
5/5/2017
Sing Matisyahu`s peace anthem One Day, after disruption of Israel Independence Day event by Students for Justice in Palestine ...
5/4/2017
5/4/2017
Imagine sitting down at a Passover seder and receiving a visitor who wants to kill you. That visitor is not the prophet Elijah or the Fifth Son -- the one absent from the table --who has a change of heart. No, he`s a killer who hates Jews and wants to destroy them. ...
5/4/2017
5/4/2017
On Sunday afternoon, April 30, 2017, Yom Hazikaron ("Remembrance Day") had just begun in Israel. Not only does Israel remember those who fell in defense of the Jewish state, it also remembers those who lost their lives to terrorism. Victims of terrorism were not engaged in war when they were murdered, but rather going about their business riding a bus, going to a café, or even at praying in a synagogue....
5/4/2017
5/4/2017
UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) has declared Israel`s sovereignty over Jerusalem to be "null and void" and acknowledged the Jewish state`s presence in the city as an "occupying Power." ...
5/3/2017
5/3/2017
Anti-BDS legislation signed into law on Israel`s 69th Independence Day: “Anti-Israel policies are anti-Texas policies” ...
5/3/2017
5/3/2017
The student government of the University of Wisconsin-Madison included an amendment specifically targeting Israel in a resolution calling for divestment from companies operating in many countries. ...
5/3/2017
5/3/2017
After more than four hours of contentious debate, the George Washington University student government rejected a proposal to divest from companies that do business with Israel. The resolution failed by a single vote, with one senator abstaining...
5/3/2017
5/3/2017
George Washington University`s (GW) student association narrowly rejected a resolution calling for the school to divest from companies doing business with Israel....
5/3/2017
5/3/2017
Israeli politicians as well as key Jewish organizations blasted the UN agency on Tuesday for choosing to pass a resolution they deemed anti-Israeli in nature....
5/3/2017
5/3/2017
A divestment resolution`s failure to be passed by the George Washington (GW) University student government on Monday by the slimmest of margins has pro-Israel activists on campus breathing a sigh of relief. ...
5/2/2017
5/2/2017
Israel`s Ambassador to UNESCO Carmel Shama refused to treat the vote as a diplomatic failure, saying that the number of countries who supported Israel or abstained was a "significant victory." ...
5/2/2017
5/2/2017
(Washington D.C. , May 2, 2017) -- StandWithUs congratulates the George Washington University Student Association (SA) for rejecting a misleading and discriminatory resolution to divest from companies doing business with Israel. The resolution failed with a vote of 14 in favor, 15 against, and one abstention on May 1, 2017....
5/2/2017
5/2/2017
(Austin, TX-May 2, 2017) -- StandWithUs applauds Texas Governor Greg Abbott for signing anti-boycott legislation on Israel`s Independence Day. The bipartisan legislation prevents companies that participate in the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel from doing business with the state`s $500 billion economy....
5/2/2017
5/2/2017
When Jewish students begin university studies, they are essentially entering a metaphorical battlefield where they will be forced to defend their values and integrity just for being Jewish. In many cases, this occurs regardless of whether these students support Israel and whether or not they are ideologically right or left wing. ...
5/2/2017
5/2/2017
(LOS ANGELES, May 2, 2017) -- StandWithUs condemns today`s vote by UNESCO, which effectively disavows Israel`s sovereignty in any part of Jerusalem. This vote also minimizes 3,000 years of Jewish history in the city. ...
5/1/2017
5/1/2017
Washington, D.C. U.S. Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Christopher Coons (D-DE) led all 100 U.S. senators in urging United Nations (U.N.) Secretary-General António Guterres to counter anti-Israel bias at the United Nations....
5/1/2017
5/1/2017
On Friday. April 28, 2017 two Toronto area high schools, including Westmount Collegiate Institute in York Region, sent over 90 Grade 10 students on a field trip to York University to participate in a workshop faculty members were providing on the history of the indigenous residential schools in Canada. The purpose of the field trip was to raise awareness with the intention of preventing racism in the future. ...
4/28/2017
4/28/2017
4/28/2017
On May 2, 2017 the State of Israel will mark its 69th Independence Anniversary to be celebrated in Israel and across the world. It is a great point in time to lift one`s head above the whirlwind of daily hustle and bustle and from a bird`s-eye view, take a look for a moment at the greater picture....
4/28/2017
4/28/2017
My name is Marla Bennett, I was an exchange student from UC Berkeley studying at Hebrew University and the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies when a bomb went off in the university cafeteria and I was murdered along with nine others, four of whom were also Americans. ...
4/27/2017
4/27/2017
Yesterday, Caterpillar announced much better financial results than were anticipated, and its stock price rose by nearly 8%. ...
4/27/2017
4/27/2017
StandWithUs strongly condemns the Associated Students of Madison (ASM) at the University of Wisconsin for passing a divestment resolution containing a hateful conspiracy theory about Israelis...
4/26/2017
4/26/2017
A student leader at Washington University in St. Louis has applauded the school`s Hillel for refusing to fund a J Street U event featuring the far-left Israeli NGO Breaking the Silence ...
4/26/2017
4/26/2017
StandWithUs condemns the awarding of the 2017 Gandhi Peace Prize to Omar Barghouti...
4/25/2017
4/25/2017
Ilan Lopez, a former Israel Defense Forces soldier and director of StandWithUs Latin America, recently visited South Florida where he spoke with Hispanic groups and at schools....
4/25/2017
4/25/2017
Student government at Tufts University in Massachusetts stoked outrage this week by approving an anti-Israel divestment measure on the eve of Passover, spurring accusations that the timing was intended to minimize opposition from the Jewish community....
4/25/2017
4/25/2017
`Metro` tells the story of Yahya Mahamed, who said his eyes were opened to the truth about Israel. Now calling himself `Zionist Muslim,` he is working at StandWithUs to help others. ...
4/25/2017
4/25/2017
Students played an integral role in seeing that the Texas House passed a bill last week barring the state from engaging in business with companies involved with the anti-Israel BDS movement. ...
4/24/2017
4/24/2017
Tamir Oren describes his main mission as being to help students `feel confident, to stand up for Israel and to educate about Israel in a more professional way...
4/24/2017
4/24/2017
The Israel advocacy group StandWithUs is congratulating the San Diego State University Associated Students for passing a resolution to condemn anti-Semitism...
4/24/2017
4/24/2017
Texas becomes latest state to pass anti-BDS Legislation...
4/21/2017
4/21/2017
StandWithUs congratulates The San Diego State University Associated Students...
4/20/2017
4/20/2017
StandWithUs congratulates The San Diego State University Associated Students for passing A Resolution to Condemn Anti-Semitism...
4/20/2017
4/20/2017
Texas Takes a $500 Billion Unanimous Stand Against Israel Discrimination 18th State to Pass Anti-Boycott Legislation April 20, 2017 ...
4/20/2017
4/20/2017
Opposing the narrative of Israeli apartheid is personal for two Zionist South Africans who spoke with The Algemeiner last month as they embarked on a tour of US universities....
4/19/2017
4/19/2017
In 2016, the Middle East Forum (MEF) launched a campaign calling on San Francisco State University (SFSU) President Leslie Wong to end the school`s 2014 memorandum of understanding (MOU) with An-Najah University — a college in the West Bank that promotes radicalism and Palestinian violence....
4/19/2017
4/19/2017
Student government at Tufts University in Massachusetts stoked outrage this week by approving an anti-Israel divestment measure on the eve of Passover, spurring accusations that the timing was intended to minimize opposition from the Jewish community....
4/19/2017
4/14/2017
4/14/2017
In Gazan Version Of `Snakes And Ladders` Board Game, Players Proceed Towards Jerusalem Using Tunnels, Rockets...
4/14/2017
4/14/2017
BATH, ENGLAND - Students at the University of Bath in England and at the University of British Columbia in Canada have rejected anti- Israel resolutions calling for boycott, divestment and sanctions against the Jewish State....
4/14/2017
4/14/2017
US Department of Justice Finally Seeks Justice for American Murdered by Palestinian Terrorists...
4/13/2017
4/13/2017
StandWithUs exposes would-be justice icon Rasmea Odeh, holds her publicly accountable for killing Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner, defies JVP, and gives the last word to the victims....
4/13/2017
4/13/2017
The day after 70 of his Arab brethren perished in a horrific gas attack in Syria, King Abdullah II of Jordan stood at a White House press conference and repeated the biggest lie of the past half-century: “The Israeli-Palestinian conflict… is essentially the core conflict in our region.”...
4/13/2017
4/13/2017
The student senate at Tufts University outside Boston passed a resolution...
4/13/2017
4/13/2017
South Africans Denounce Anti-Israel Activists for Hijacking Apartheid...
4/13/2017
4/13/2017
A motion supporting the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement has been defeated at the University of Bath Student Union...
4/10/2017
4/10/2017
Vancouver, BC, April 8, 2017 — On Friday before Shabbat, the Alma Mater Society (AMS) of the University of British Columbia (UBC) announced the results of a referendum calling for boycott, divestment, and sanctions measures against Israel. In total, 1396 AMS members voted in favour of the resolution and 1513 voted against it....
4/10/2017
4/10/2017
StandWithUs condemns the Tufts Community Union (TCU) Senate for passing a discriminatory resolution to divest from companies doing business with Israel. Many Jewish students were unable to attend the vote to express their concerns because it took place on the eve of Passover....
4/6/2017
4/6/2017
Following the incident, President Wong invited me back to the University to provide students the opportunity to learn that they were denied last spring. I felt a moral obligation to return to San Francisco State and share Jerusalem`s progress, challenges, and opportunities. ...
4/6/2017
4/6/2017
I am a former resident of the Fort Ontario shelter in Oswego, N.Y. My family and I escaped death at the hands of the Nazis in Europe. I read with great horror about the now-infamous assignment that was given to high school students in a special program within the Oswego school system....
4/6/2017
4/6/2017
Palestinian American Victor Hasbany and I created a new student organization, Peace by Piece (Palestinian Israeli Effective Change through Education) at Grand Valley State University and, for our first event, co-hosted “Between the Lines: Voices of Israel, Stories Untold.”...
4/6/2017
4/6/2017
Last November, at Ryerson University, Students for Justice in Palestine and the Muslim Students Association led a walkout of Ryerson Student Union`s (RSU) Semi-annual General Meeting in order to suspend quorum, when the group Students Supporting Israel (SSI) brought forward a motion endorsing Holocaust Education Week. Without quorum, the motion was unable to pass....
4/4/2017
4/4/2017
College campuses, social media are hotbeds for contemporary anti-semitism...
4/4/2017
4/4/2017
South Florida Jewish high school students in grades 10th, 11th and 12th recently attended a workshop at the Jewish Federation of Broward County regarding Israel and Jewish life on college campuses....
4/4/2017
4/4/2017
Lee Lohman, the organizer and promoter of the Passover Seder, contacted StandWithUs to bring Warhit to Creighton and speak about issues in Israel. ...
4/4/2017
4/4/2017
Anti-Israel activists gathered Sunday inside the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place in Chicago to hear a discussion featuring convicted Palestinian terrorist Rasmeah Odeh. Unbeknownst to Odeh and the attendees of the Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) conference, while she was receiving a standing ovation, a memorial service for her victims was in progress just a few floors above....
4/4/2017
4/4/2017
Convicted Palestinian terrorist Rasmea Odeh received a standing ovation this weekend in Chicago from an enthusiastic crowd at the national conference of the organization Jewish Voice for Peace. ...
4/3/2017
4/3/2017
JVP hosts terrorist Rasmea Odeh, to be a keynote speaker at their conference. ...
4/3/2017
4/3/2017
Activists held an interfaith memorial service for the victims of a female Palestinian terrorist, scheduled to coincide with her speech before a gathering of an anti-Israel Jewish organization, one of the organizers told The Algemeiner on Sunday....
4/3/2017
4/3/2017
Facing deportation, convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh on Sunday bid a tearful but defiant farewell as she blasted “Zionists” and President Trump in a fiery speech that drew a standing ovation from a pro-Palestinian crowd in Chicago....
4/3/2017
4/3/2017
We have covered the case of Rasmea Odeh for the past two and one half years....
4/3/2017
4/3/2017
(April 2, 2017 -- NYC, New York) -- On Sunday April 2nd, the Columbia College Student Council (CCSC) rejected a proposal to hold a referendum on whether or not to support divestment, as part of a larger campaign to boycott and isolate Israel. The proposal was reportedly shot down with a vote of 3 in favor, 29 against, and 2 abstaining....
4/3/2017
4/3/2017
Every year at about this time, radical Islamic students - aided by radical anti-Israel professors—hold an event they call “Israel Apartheid Week.” During this week, they try to persuade students on campuses around the world to demonize Israel as an apartheid regime....
4/3/2017
4/3/2017
The Texas Senate passed on March 23 a similar bill opposing BDS by a 25-4 vote. Texas Governor Greg Abbott is expected to sign a finalized anti-BDS law from the legislative chambers....
3/31/2017
3/31/2017
Considered hatred of the Jews, and also Israel ...
3/31/2017
3/31/2017
On the day he neutralized a squad of booby trapped children in Gaza, he decided to refute the lies in the media and join the global propaganda campaign. A guest column by the manager of "StandWithUs" in Britain....
3/30/2017
3/30/2017
“My mind was blown. The values of Israelis align with my own. It was a huge misunderstanding on my part.”...
3/30/2017
3/30/2017
Jewish students at Toronto`s Ryerson University told The Algemeiner Wednesday that intense and long-standing lobbying to have their peers adopt an official definition of antisemitism finally paid off....
3/30/2017
3/30/2017
Thirty-year-old Carlos recently spent his Sunday visiting a Hispanic church in downtown Los Angeles where he greeted fans and posed for pictures. At noon he slipped on a pair of sunglasses and was ushered into a car headed for the airport. It marked the end of his tour. ...
3/30/2017
3/30/2017
StandWithUs empowers students to reclaim Israel`s narrative in time for college...
3/29/2017
3/29/2017
Israeli Shaliach Timna Rockman, 26, is pinning her hopes for peace on the next generation - in Israel and here in Oregon....
3/29/2017
3/29/2017
Two reserve duty Israeli soldiers were in Oregon at the end of February for the ninth StandWithUs Israeli Soldiers Tour, which brought six pair of speakers to college campuses across the country. In Oregon, Itay and Yuval (last names are withheld for security purposes) related their personal experiences serving in the IDF, spoke about their life in Israel and answered questions from college students....
3/29/2017
3/29/2017
Students Supporting Israel at Ryerson University and StandWithUs Canada Praise Motion Against Antisemitism ...
3/28/2017
3/28/2017
Ahead of the UN`s Ambassadors Against BDS conference, a look at the strange bedfellows partnerships between Muslim and Jewish communities may make...
3/28/2017
3/28/2017
Bedouin man who served in IDF tours US to show how little anti-Israel Jews know about the Jewish state. ...
3/28/2017
3/28/2017
This is the 9th year of the “Between The Lines: Voices From Israel: Stories Untold” tour (formerly the “Israeli Soldiers Tour”.) This project is one of the most significant counter-attacks of the notorious “Israeli Apartheid Week,” where false information about Israel is being spread by haters across North America college campuses....
3/28/2017
3/28/2017
I feared speaking out against anti-Israel propaganda, then something within me changed....
3/27/2017
3/27/2017
Growing up in an evangelical home while toddling between three locations (Maui, Missouri, Maine), there was a surprising lack of ethnic diversity and outside information available. ...
3/27/2017
3/27/2017
The Southeast Region of StandWithUs, the Israel education organization, had its first Leaders of Tomorrow celebration at the EmKo Art Center in West Palm Beach on Sunday, March 12....
3/24/2017
3/24/2017
On March 23, 2017, Rasmea Yousef Odeh, a convicted Palestinian terrorist, who had not told U.S. immigration authorities about her criminal history in Israel, accepted a plea bargain that strips her of US citizenship and forces her to leave the country....
3/24/2017
3/24/2017
Jacksonville, Florida`s largest city was the first stop Mark and I made on our tour. For two weeks, we traveled throughout the Southeastern United States in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Tennessee, sharing our story as Israelis, immigrants and former Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldiers....
3/24/2017
3/24/2017
With characteristic poise, Rabbi David Wolpe turned to the three panelists onstage at Sinai Temple on a recent Wednesday evening, in front of a sellout crowd of some 250 people. ...
3/24/2017
3/24/2017
Hosted by the pro-Israel education organization StandWithUs, the “Combating the Boycott Movement Against Israel” conference draws representatives from Jewish and pro-Israel advocacy groups as well as other activists....
3/23/2017
3/23/2017
StandWithUs staff and supporters celebrate 50 years of unified Jerusalem by racing through the historic streets of Israel`s ancient capital ...
3/23/2017
3/23/2017
(JTA) - A Palestinian woman who had not told U.S. immigration authorities that she had been imprisoned in Israel for two terror attacks accepted a plea bargain that forces her to leave the country. ...
3/22/2017
3/22/2017
A new Passover Haggadah is being distributed by StandWithUs, an international Israel education organization, that emphasizes not only the themes of slavery and freedom but also underscores Jews` 3,000-year-long connection to their ancestral homeland, Israel. The Haggadah, From Ancient Egypt to Modern Israel, is the brainchild of StandWithUs co-founder and COO, Jerry Rothstein....
3/22/2017
3/22/2017
(JTA) - An Israel advocacy group criticized a pro-BDS group for denying its request to hold a memorial event for Israeli terror victims at its conference. ...
3/22/2017
3/22/2017
A group hosting a Palestinian terrorist at its national convention demanded that the Chicago hotel where the event is taking place deny access to Israel activists wishing to rent space in which to hold a memorial service for her victims, a person involved told The Algemeiner....
3/21/2017
3/21/2017
(March 21 2017 - Los Angeles) -- A new Passover Haggadah is being distributed by StandWithUs, an international Israel education organization, that emphasizes not only the themes of slavery and freedom but also underscores Jews` 3,000-year-long connection to their ancestral homeland, Israel. The Haggadah, From Ancient Egypt to Modern Israel, is the brainchild of StandWithUs co-founder and COO, Jerry Rothstein....
3/21/2017
3/21/2017
LOS ANGELES (Press Release) - A new Passover Haggadah is being distributed by StandWithUs, an international Israel education organization, that emphasizes not only the themes of slavery and freedom but also underscores Jews` 3,000-year-long connection to their ancestral homeland, Israel. The Haggadah, From Ancient Egypt to Modern Israel, is the brainchild of StandWithUs co-founder and COO, Jerry Rothstein. ...
3/21/2017
3/21/2017
Rasmea Odeh, a military member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, was convicted in 1970 in Israel for the 1969 bombing of the SuperSol supermarket that killed two Hebrew University students, Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner. Rasmea also was convicted of the attempted bombing of the British consulate. ...
3/20/2017
3/20/2017
Teams of Israeli soldiers are visiting college campuses around the U.S. in hopes of countering the misinformation many students are getting from pro-Palestinian groups....
3/20/2017
3/20/2017
In the charged and often toxic campus culture in colleges today, students can find themselves unprepared to respond to anti-Zionist and anti-Semitic language and movements on campus....
3/20/2017
3/20/2017
iCan makes college-bound students more comfortable with what they might find on campus...
3/20/2017
3/20/2017
Jews recently celebrated Purim, a holiday commemorating one woman`s courage to speak, which saved the Jewish people from extinction. This should be the rallying cry of every college campus...
3/20/2017
3/20/2017
SAN DIEGO (Press Release) - StandWithUs` ninth “Between The Lines: Voices of Israel — Stories Untold” tour brought Carlos and Elie to San Diego in February....
3/20/2017
3/20/2017
Jewish Voice for Peace: Honoring a Terrorist and Blocking a Request to Remember her Victims...
3/20/2017
3/20/2017
In a recent letter to a group of nine non-profit organizations, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson criticized the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for a “biased agenda against Israel” and urged that “considerable reform” would be needed for the US to continue its involvement....
3/16/2017
3/16/2017
More than 250 people participated in the “Combating the Boycott Movement Against Israel” conference on March 4-6, organized by the group StandWithUs, which focused on countering the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel. ...
3/16/2017
3/16/2017
(London, England, March 14, 2017) - In a ceremony held at the House of Lords on March 14, 2017, StandWithUs-UK marked the graduation for students in the first SandWithUs UK - Leadership Programme. The intense, six-month programme prepares them to confront campus challenges regarding Israel. StandWithUs is a fifteen year-old international Israel education organization....
3/16/2017
3/16/2017
Chabad of West Bay, in Warwick, and Laurelmead, in Providence, were hosts to the young Israelis, who told their stories to an audience of nearly 700 people at Praise Tabernacle in Cranston...
3/15/2017
3/15/2017
Jewish and non-Jewish students from 15 universities complete rigorous process helping them argue for Israel ...
3/14/2017
3/14/2017
Would the United States remain a member of an organization that condemned it for human rights abuses more frequently than it did Syria, North Korea, and Iran? Would it stay in a forum that denounced the U.S. more often than it did all other countries in the world? ...
3/14/2017
3/14/2017
Long admired in pro-Israel circles for his 2003 book, “The Case for Israel,” former Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz is now making the case against the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement....
3/14/2017
3/14/2017
Eden, a 25-year-old Israeli, says she grew up with a normal childhood, for the most part. The major difference between her experience and that of Americans her age was the constant fear of terrorism....
3/14/2017
3/14/2017
Anti-Israel BDS activists at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) in South Africa disappeared from campus on Friday...
3/13/2017
3/13/2017
For much of the rest of the spring, students affiliated with chapters of the rabidly anti-Israel Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) will stage events throughout the world marking “Israeli Apartheid Week.”...
3/10/2017
3/10/2017
StandWithUs congratulates students at Ohio State University (OSU) for defeating a discriminatory referendum calling for divestment from companies doing business with Israel....
3/10/2017
3/10/2017
The bipartisan bill codifies the State Department definition of anti-Semitism. It cites what have become known as the three Ds of anti-Semitism as it relates to Israel: demonizing Israel, having a double standard for Israel, and delegitimizing Israel....
3/10/2017
3/10/2017
StandWithUs congratulates students at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) for defeating a discriminatory referendum calling for divestment from companies doing business with Israel. The proposal was rejected with 2,762 students voting yes and 3,627 voting no....
3/10/2017
3/10/2017
Legislation unties the hands of state institutions to confront growing epidemic...
3/10/2017
3/10/2017
Mohammed Zoabi criticised advocates of the boycott movement against Israel, saying it doesn`t help achieve equality or a better life ...
3/9/2017
3/9/2017
SAN DIEGO — Author and columnist Edwin Black is touring the United States, Australia, and other democracies to promote the creation of a Covenant of Democratic Nations to replace the United Nations, the latter of which he describes as being so heavily influenced by anti-democratic, authoritarian regimes as to have outlived its usefulness....
3/9/2017
3/9/2017
When I was told Dallas would be “fetching” me from the airport in Johannesburg, his name of course caught my attention....