Stand With Us was founded in 2001 in response to the misinformation that surrounds the Middle East conflict, and the inappropriate often anti-Semitic language used about Israel and/or the Jewish people worldwide. StandWithUs has offices and chapters around the world and is dedicated to empowering Israel supporters with a wide variety of materials, resources and tools in order to be able to effectively combat the growing anti-Israel campaigns and speakers.
After an investigation found children being taught inciting material, a privately owned school in East Jerusalem is being shut down. First established by Hamas, the Ministry of Education will not stand for terror being taught in Jerusalem or any part of Israel. The children will be relocated to other schools in Jerusalem.
The touching story of Joe Feingold, a Jewish Holocaust survivor, and his violin are made into a documentary, which is set to participate in the Oscars on Sunday night. Feingold says: 'This was the most worthwhile purchase of my life.'
For generations, thousands of the 'Bnei Menashe' tribe have been living in northeast India, maintaining Jewish traditions as they see themselves as one of the Ten Lost Tribes; a hundred of them fulfilled their dream and immigrated to Israel over the weekend.
As part of their annual “Israel Apartheid Week,” the Columbia Students for Justice in Palestine, in conjunction with Columbia/Barnard Jewish Voice for Peace, are hosting an event Monday, February 27th entitled “Zionists are Racists.”
If you buy into Dr. King’s assessment that the arc of the moral universe is long but bends toward justice, then you buy into the idea that as humanity progresses, we sometimes must look back at the actions of the past and recognize that they do not conform to our standards of morality. The very essence of progress is predicated on acknowledging there is a problem which needs addressing.
The students who are hosting this offensive, bigoted, and hateful event are guilty of precisely the opposite. They drag us back to a past that is so shameful, it has already been corrected.