Tag: Social Media
January 31, 2013 | 4:48 pmThe long-standing Facebook war of words between pro- and anti-Israel partisans has heated up a few degrees with a petition to remove a particularly offensive “F… Israel” page.Originator of the removal drive is Michael Mendelson, a Miami resident, who said in a phone...
December 4, 2012 | 10:07 am
Israel's President Shimon Peres welcomed Pope Benedict XVI to Twitter with a tweet extolling Israel-Vatican ties.
"Your holiness, welcome to Twitter. Our relations with the Vatican are at their best and can form a basis to further peace everywhere," Peres tweeted Tuesday....
November 26, 2012 | 3:41 pm
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November 15, 2012 | 11:39 am
In addition to Amud Anan (Pillar of Defense), its operation in defense of the Jewish state in response to a barrage of rockets from Gaza, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) is also taking the operation to Twitter.
“The IDF has begun a widespread campaign on terror sites &...
November 2, 2012 | 9:44 am
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May 14, 2012 | 11:15 am
An upcoming haredi Orthodox mega-rally in New York about the dangers posed by the Internet has a promotional Twitter account.
The event’s box office has an email address. Speeches will be live streamed. And one of the event’s organizers owns a Web marketing company specializing...
April 27, 2012 | 8:59 am
I just read this New York Times article about people causing strife in relationships because of their twitter or status updates about situations that should probably be private. All I can think is how stupid are these people? Yes, we’ve all had the urge, but keep yourself in...
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April 3, 2011 | 11:31 am
Facebook and its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg are being sued for more than $1 billion for not immediately taking down a page calling for a Third Intifada against Israel.
The lawsuit was filed March 31 in U.S. District Court in Washington on behalf of Larry Klayman, an attorney and...
March 29, 2011 | 11:57 am
March 24, 2011 | 6:30 pm
An Israeli government minister has called on Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to remove a page calling for a third Palestinian intifada.
Yuli Edelstein, minister of diplomacy and Diaspora affairs, in a letter sent Wednesday called Zuckerberg’s attention to the Facebook page “Third...
March 21, 2011 | 1:46 am
February 23, 2011 | 6:31 pm
As seen in The Jewish Week
With the Internet playing such a high profile role in the events in the Middle East, what can we learn about more effectively leveraging social media? How can we use social media to foster a more engaged and activated Jewish community? We consulted with...
January 18, 2011 | 1:09 pm
People like me should Not be on Facebook! When you go to Facebook site to sign up, there should be a giant disclaimer that says: “For tough skin people only! People that are overly sensitive, wear their heart and feelings on their sleeves, and drama queens should NOT sign up!”...
April 19, 2010 | 3:28 pm
Social networking sites present a new and dangerous medium for spreading anti-Semitism, panelists told a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee.
The April 14 hearing, titled “Combating Anti-Semitism: Protecting Human Rights,” looked at the proliferation of hate speech...
December 28, 2008 | 1:38 am
Dem Phones, Dem Phones, Dem iPhones
A recreation? A mashup of old video and new audio? Whatever, it’s great!
For more on Ezekiel’s vision of the dry bones:
Dry Bones cartoons and the Dry Bones Project are called Dry Bones because of the 2600 years-old writings of the Biblical Prophet Ezekiel.
Like a police sketch artist trying to portray what a witness is describing, the cartoonist has done his best to draw what Ezekiel claimed to have seen.
This “Graphic Novel” is called: Listening to Ezekiel
March 18, 2008 | 9:31 pm
Just found this online.
Online Antisemitism 2.0. “Social Antisemitism” on the “Social Web” by
Around 2004, changes in technology created Web 2.0. As technology adapted, so did online antisemitism. With the new “social web” came a new “social antisemitism.” This...