The World Jewish Congress (WJC) on Sunday responded to resp. Rashida Tliib Rashida Harbi TliibTleib proposes boycotting Maher's show after he called the anti-Israeli boycott a "test for rough purity". "May God Ruin You MORE (D-Mich.) Proposal for Comic Boycott Bill Maher William (Bill) MaherTlaib suggests boycotting Maher show after calling the boycott movement against Israel" bulls — purity test "Maher stands by the recession remarks:" You're very worth it "To get rid of Trump Maher's anti-Israel boycott movement:" Bulls — purity test "for Democrats MORE HBO speak out about their recent criticism of Israel's international boycott movement, that this move is "deeply disturbing".
In a news release, SJC President Ronald Lauder slammed Thleib for a boycott proposal and cited the support of the legislature of t he boycott, the Liberation and Sanctions Movement (BDS) against Israel.
"Serious questions must be asked about Tleib's motivation to support the extremist movement of the BDS, which is in alliance with terrorists and is not ashamed of its ultimate goal of destroying Israel," Lauder told the newspaper.
Tlaib The idea of boycotting Maher's show is floating after he called the BDS movement "a test for the purity of nonsense from people who want to appear awake but actually slept through the history class." "
" This is predicted by this notion, I think – it is very shallow thinking – that Jews in Israel are predominantly white, and Palestinians are brown, so they must be innocent and right, and Jews should be wrong. It is as if the occupation has come to light that these perfectly calm people find themselves busy, "he said.
Tlieb went to tweet late Saturday, offering viewers to boycott the program.
" I'm sick of people. a discrediting form of speech that focuses on equality and freedom, "she writes." That is how they tried to discredit and stop the boycott in order to counter apartheid in South Africa. now gone. "
Maybe people should boycott his show.
I'm bored of people who discredit a form of speech that focuses on equality and freedom. That's the way they tried to discredit and stop the boycott until they stand up against apartheid in north africa, it didn't work then and it won't do it now https://t.co/Oa49ZVfrVN records19459012 photos – Rashida Tlaib (@RashidaTlaib) August 17, 2019  that the SJC "fully supports the Constitution's right to freedom of expression and is a witness of the ss to the historical horrors associated with boycotts and suppression of freedom of expression. "
Tleib, along with Ilhan Omar Ilhan OmarTleib proposes to boycott Maher's show after calling the anti-Israeli boycott movement a" rough purity test " Trump is repulsed amid signs of the economic slowdown of Tleib's grandmother to Trump: "God forbid you MORE (D-Minn.), Last week, she was denied entry to Israel because of her support for the BDS movement.
Tleib and Omar became the first Muslim women to swear an oath in Congress in January. The two have been vocal critics of Israel during their brief time in Congress.