19 Jan 2015

Jewish Hero Found Dead in Buenos Aires

January 19, 2015 Alberto Nisman was investigating the 1994 bombing of a Jewish center in Buenos Aires that killed 85 people. On Wednesday, he accused the president of Argentina, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, of involvement in a plot to cover up Iran’s alleged role in the bombing. Today, Mr Nisman,

18 Nov 2014

APT Commends President Aoun

Americans for Peace and Tolerance (APT) commends President Aoun for his response to the anti-Semitic vandalism that took place on Northeastern University campus on November 7th, 2014. We applaud his strong condemnation of this hate crime and his expression of strong support for Northeastern’s Jewish student groups. President Aoun’s forceful

24 Oct 2014

Hamas, ISIS and “Workplace Violence”

By Charles Jacobs In his recent UN speech, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made the case that Hamas and ISIS “are branches of the same poisonous tree… [who] share a fanatical creed which they both seek to impose well beyond the territory under their control.” Islamic State’s self-declared caliph, Abu

15 Oct 2014

ISIS Links in Boston

Dear Friend, The Islamic State’s (ISIS) gruesome beheadings of Westerners, and its mass shootings, rapes and crucifixions of Christians, Kurds, Yazidis, and Alawites are beginning to wake people up. Suddenly, interest is focused on ISIS’s Boston connections. We at APT are now acting on this unique opportunity to educate the

12 Sep 2014

Jewish Communal Governance in a Time of Change

By Charles Jacobs For decades, Jewish communal goals, established in a mostly “peace time” environment, have focused on issues of continuity and welfare – Jewish education, care for the elderly, and basic support for Israel. As long as the community saw these as it primary goals, other differences could be

29 Aug 2014

The Boston Cult of Jewish/Muslim Dialogue

August 28, 2014By Ilya Feoktistov and Charles Jacobs Functional bias is the assumption that one’s particular skill is the most suitable skill for any problem. Jews are conflict avoiders. We prefer peaceful resolution through dialogue, and therefore want to believe that conflicts can be resolved in that manner. If that

19 Aug 2014

The Tunnels Under America’s Jews

By Charles Jacobs August 7, 2014 As Israelis confront tunnels that deliver jihadists to their doorsteps, Jews in the West too are having to face angry, sometimes violent –in France and Belgium, deadly — adversaries, emerging from what seem subterranean anti-Israel networks onto our streets. Anti-Israel ideologies have long been

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07 Aug 2014

APT’s Charles Jacobs among Zionist leaders to speak at NYC rally against media bias toward Israel tomorrow

APT’s President Charles Jacobs is extremely proud to participate in the pro-Israel rally in New York City on Thursday, August 7th at 6pm, along with all the great Zionist leaders below. He hopes to see you there! What: Support Israel Rally Against Media Bias When: Thursday, August 7th, 6pm-9pm Where:

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18 Jul 2014

Eric Holder’s Justice Dept. honors Buffalo-based Al Qaeda fundraiser and director of Pakistani spy front group, Khalid Qazi

In June, a flurry of press coverage in Western New York reported on the close relationship between District Attorney William Hochul and local Muslim leader Khalid Qazi. Vows of mutual respect and support were exchanged between Hochul and Qazi, and so were ceremonial awards. The Department of Justice gave Qazi

22 May 2014

Newton schools still teaching from anti-Semitic text officials claimed removed

New information has surfaced regarding the Newton Public School controversy. Compelled to comply with state law, the school’s administrators recently were forced to release an initial batch of 9th- and 10th-grade history lesson plans used to teach about the Middle East. Most of the information, initially withheld from the public