Your Daily Spiel is The CJN’s roundup of trending stories in the Jewish world.
Future for fear-based fundraising? Is it effective for Jewish fundraisers to play on Jews’ fears about anti-Semitism and Israel? Ron Csillag’s latest cover story investigates.
Show’s over for ‘punch a Zionist’ perp: The now infamous ‘Punch a Zionist’ tweeter resigned last week from his final student government post at McGill University.
Bomb threats not letting up: A slew of Jewish community centres across the U.S. were evacuated yesterday in latest round of bomb threats.
Clinton uses “P” word: Chelsea Clinton dropped a reference to Purim in a tweet in which she called out a congressman yesterday. Clinton has spoken out in support of the Jewish community in past. i.e.:
We will not let hate win. And, another reason to carry hand sanitizer. pic.twitter.com/bgrAJf7SCv
— Chelsea Clinton (@ChelseaClinton) February 5, 2017
First loss for Team Israel: Israel lost its first game in the World Baseball Classic, getting creamed by the Netherlands 12-2.