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Tag: Jimmy Carter
May 13, 2013 | 3:23 am
To Read: According to Jordan Chandler Hirsch and Sam Kleiner, whether you are in favor of increased US involvement in Middle East affairs or against it, Israel is the answer-
Iran, to be...
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March 31, 2011 | 10:21 am
Former President Jimmy Carter met with jailed American contractor Alan Gross and said he believes Gross is “innocent of any serious crime.”
Carter met with Gross on Wednesday at an undisclosed location, according to reports.
Carter said Tuesday that he would discuss Gross’ case...
March 30, 2011 | 1:11 pm
Former President Jimmy Carter discussed the case of jailed American contractor Alan Gross with Cuban officials, but said that was not the reason for his visit.
“We have spoken to some officials about Mr. Gross, but I am not here to take him out of the country,” Carter said Tuesday....
March 28, 2011 | 10:25 am
February 3, 2011 | 10:18 am
Five readers have filed a class-action lawsuit against former President Jimmy Carter for his book “Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid.”
His publisher, Simon & Schuster, also was named in the lawsuit over the book published in 2006.
The lawsuit, Unterberg et al v. Jimmy Carter et...
November 1, 2010 | 5:31 pm
Former President Jimmy Carter continues to make biased remarks about Israel, despite a public apology via JTA late last year, according to the Anti-Defamation League.
In an Op-Ed distributed Monday, ADL National Director Abe Foxman charged that “Rather than focusing on Israel as the...
January 5, 2010 | 11:13 am
Late last month former U.S. President Jimmy Carter released a letter through the Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) “apologizing” to American Jews for all that he has said about Israel that has offended American Jewry. When I first read about this supposed apology by Carter, I could...
September 17, 2009 | 9:28 pm
May 28, 2008 | 10:31 pmN.Y. Financier Deposed in Olmert Case
Israeli prosecutors deposed American businessman Morris Talansky as part of the corruption probe of Prime Minister Ehud Olmert.
Talansky, who was detained by police during a Passover visit to Israel, appeared at Jerusalem District Court on...
April 24, 2008 | 6:00 pm
April 21, 2008 | 10:12 am
This just in from Reuters:
Hamas would accept a deal creating a Palestinian state in the West Bank and Gaza Strip if it was approved by Palestinians in a vote, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said on Monday after talks with Hamas leaders.
Carter said he had “no doubt that both the...
April 17, 2008 | 6:00 pmPro-Israel Doves Launch D.C. Outfit
J Street promo video
Pro-Israel doves are launching an initiative aimed at countering the influence of established Jewish organizations on Capitol Hill. In a conference call Tuesday, organizers announced the launch of J Street, a lobby outfit and a...
December 20, 2007 | 11:43 pm
October 11, 2007 | 8:00 pmThe September release of a new documentary that follows Jimmy Carter on tour for his controversial book, "Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid," has reignited the longstanding animosity many Iranian Americans feel toward the former U.S. president.
The film, "Man From Plains", reveals the...
October 11, 2007 | 8:00 pm
September 13, 2007 | 8:00 pmHere's a chronology of some of the top news items of the past year:
- Yeshiva University announced that its immediate past chairman, fertilizer and oil magnate Ronald Stanton, was giving $100 million to the school -- believed to be the highest amount of money ever...
April 12, 2007 | 8:00 pm
Carter: Israel backers demand 'subservience'
Mideast peace is possible only with forceful U.S. engagement, former President Jimmy Carter said as he received the Ridenhour Courage Prize for speaking out on controversial topics. Carter -- whose recent book, "Palestine: Peace Not...
February 15, 2007 | 7:00 pm
February 8, 2007 | 7:00 pmHier scolds Carter, and vice versa
Former President Jimmy Carter has implicitly accused the Simon Wiesenthal Center of "falsehood and slander," after the center mailed Carter some 25,000 signed petitions protesting his book "Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid."
In a brief but...
April 29, 2004 | 8:00 pm
Recently former President Jimmy Carter spoke out about the Palestinian-Israeli conflict as he visited Texas. He spoke of U.S. bias toward Israel, of Arab animosity toward the United States, because of a lack of progress in the peace process and he focused his criticism on the Israeli...