Famed Jewish soccer commentator Andrés Cantor best sums up our feelings about the Toronto Raptors winning the NBA Finals: “¡GOOOAAAAALLLLLL!” But God forbid we have a parade and someone not rain on it — in this case, those someones are BDS supporters who took issue with Raptors co-owner Larry Tanenbaum promising to fly the team to Israel. Plus: checking anti-Semitism in the FIFA Women’s World Cup.
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