Articles written by: Alfredo Boyd

Was Jeanine Pirro‘s Fox News show cancelled over Ilhan Omar comments?

The popular Fox News show Justice with Judge Jeanine with former New York state judge Jeanine Pirro didn‘t air in its regular Saturday night time slot leading fans, including US President Donald Trump to speculate she was booted off the air due to comments made about Muslim-American Rep. Ilhan Omar. Pirro, who‘s top-rated show covers American politics and the Middle […]

Nearly half of Israeli Jews would consider wedding non-Jew if in Diaspora

Almost half of Israeli Jews would consider marrying a non-Jew if they lived abroad, a new poll measuring Israeli attitudes to Jewish life in the Diaspora has found. According to the poll, conducted by the Geocartography research institute, when asked if they were to live outside of Israel whether or not they would marry a non-Jew, 14% said it would […]

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand formally launches presidential campaign

WASHINGTON – US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand formally launched her presidential bid on Sunday morning, announcing she will deliver her first major speech next week in front of Trump International Hotel in New York City. Gillibrand, who launched an exploratory committee earlier this year as a precursor, joins more than a dozen other Democrats who have already formally entered the contest […]

Amazon orders remake of Israeli show

Amazon Studios is producing an American version of the acclaimed Israeli TV show On the Spectrum. Amazon has ordered a pilot of the remake from writer Jason Katims, who created the hit shows Parenthood, Friday Night Lights and more. The original show was created by Dana Idisis for Yes, and follows the lives of three 20-somethings in Tel Aviv who […]

Red Hot Chili Peppers rock Egypt’s pyramids

Californian group Red Hot Chili Peppers played in front of Egypt’s great pyramids of Giza on Friday, entertaining more than 10,000 people at the site and many more over a livestream link. With the three ancient monuments silhouetted behind the stage, the funk-rock band opened with “Can’t Stop” from the 2002 album By The Way and followed with “Californication,” “Dark […]

Palestinian Media Watch blasts UN claims Israel targets Gaza children

Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) released a report Sunday to counter the claims of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) that Israel is responsible for the injuries and deaths of several Palestinian children who protested at the Gaza border, and to call on the international body to look at the situation from a different perspective. “If the UNHRC was sincere in […]

UNHRC to call for Israeli arrests, settlement boycott

The United Nations Human Rights Council is expected to call for the arrest of IDF soldiers responsible for Gaza deaths at border and for a boycott of West Bank settlements when it gathers in Geneva on Monday for the last week of its 40th session. The day-long meeting of the 47-member council will involve the reading of abuses and the […]