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Many are struggling to frame and critically consider both the conflict in Israel and the surge in antisemitism in many countries around the word.  The resources below are a start towards providing current information about the immediate situation, as well as background material to contextualize some of the history that brought us to the violence which has happened in Israel and through acts of antisemitism, particularly in the United States. 

 

The links below have been selected and shared as suggestions and we know there are many other valuable sources available. We will continue to update and share information that could be helpful.

 

Please note that the information below has been constructed by third parties. The opinions, facts and any media content in them are presented solely by the authors, and neither Jewish Federation & Jewish Foundation of Nashville and Middle Tennessee nor its partners assume any responsibility for them. 


 

Updates on Israel in Real Time:

-Times of Israel website

-JPost website

-Israel Policy Forum website

-Washington Institute for Near East Policy website

-JTA website

 


 

More Information about the Situation in Israel:

Center for Security Policy Analysis

Primer on Sheikh Jarrah Property Claims

AJC Fact Check

AJC Analysis

JCPA Discussion of Al-Aksba Mosque

AIC Interview with Deputy Jerusalem Mayor - April 28

JTA Analysis

Jerusalem Post Analysis

Jewish UNPACKED: How did this start?

New Israel Fund Analysis (Video)

Tablet column from Matti Friedman 

Times of Israel Discussion of Hamas Airstrikes

Times of Israel Background Info

Times of Israel Discussion of Hamas Motives

Times of Israel Discussion of Mansour Abba

 


 

Resources for Parents & Teens:

JCRC of Greater Washington: Israel Teen Resources (applicable to parents of all aged children)

BBYO: Speaking Out Against Antisemitism

 


 

Resources on Antisemitism Suggested by Bari Weiss:

Foundation against Intolerance and Racism

How to Fight Anti-Semitism by Bari Weiss

Bari Weiss and Merav Michaeli on how global media portrays Israel

 


 

Other Resources:

Jewish Federations of North America: Israel Crisis

Israel Action Network  (a subsidary of Jewish Federations of North America)

The Atlantic: Israel's Problems are Not Like America's

The Times of Israel: Why Israel Lost this War

Makom Israel: Social Media on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict 

Shalom Hartman Institute: For Heaven's Sake Podcast 

Webinar Produced by JCPA: Understanding the Recent Hositilies with Israel and Hamas

Jew Belong: Antisemitism

Israel's New Government Policy Forum

David Harris', American Jewish Committee (AJC) Keynote Speech on Antisemitism 

Why Antisemistism Cannoy be only a Jewish Problem by Rabbi Joshua Kullock

Understanding Antisemitism from the Perspective of an American Jew and an Israeli Jew

In Koplow Column with Michael J. Koplow, Israel Policy Forum 


 

Ben & Jerry's and Israel:

Jerusalem Post- How US laws against Israel boycotts could hit Ben & Jerry's

Jewish News Syndicate - Will US anti-BDS laws cause finanacial meltdown for Ben & Jerry's and Unilever? 

Israeli Policy Forum - Settle-mint Chip Brain Freeze 

            


                 Sheikh Jarrah Dispute 

                Hezbollah fires 19 rockets at Israel in worst fighting since 2006 war

                     In Koplow Column with Michael J. Koplow, Israel Policy Forum 

 


                       

Books:

Israel: A Concise History of a Nation Reborn, Daniel Gordis

Letters to my Palestinian Neighbor, Yossi Klein Halevi


                      

                Videos:

                      Antisemitism Training Video from University of California, Berkeley