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The Matisyahu affair: In Europe, conflating Jew and Israel

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(JTA) — A Spanish music festival’s recent decision to rescind its invitation to the American reggae singer Matisyahu, after he declined to endorse a Palestinian state, brought international attention to a phenomenon that many European Jews have been feeling for years: that they are being targeted for Israel’s actions. 1,051 more words

Daily News

Matisyahu vs BDS: They both did an excellent job

Last week has been busy for both the BDS movement as well as all Jewish Zionistic organisations. There has been enough coverage on the issue so just in a nutshell, to set the background, the Jewish-American reggae singer was singled out to endorse the right of the Palestinian Arabs to their own state. 1,102 more words

Thoughts

Mavi Marmara pt. II (or "I'm not making it up unless Obama asks me to admit I made it up")

I will leave you this highly biased news article from a site that is known for peddling Zionist garbage so that you can bring yourself up to speed with what happened with Matisyahu a little over a week ago and so that I do not need to spend time giving you a very skeptical and insufferable account with my own words. 1,446 more words

Palestine

True Colors

It’s amazing how an organization’s true colors sometimes come through.

The BDS movement (Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions) has been virulent in the past few years in their anti-Israel campaign. 169 more words

World News

Thank you Matisyahu

I would like to thank Matisyahu.

In a time when so many are afraid courage is not to be taken for granted.

The bullies shout: “Sit down! 419 more words

Jerusalem

BDS Backfires: Yogi Tea Severs Ties with Spanish Music Festival that Disinvited Matisyahu

TABLET MAG
by Yair Rosenberg
August 21, 2015

Two can play the boycott game

In recent months, opponents of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel have begun to turn its tactics against it. 106 more words

Israel & Middle East