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Talking about Gaza, Held by the Balls and Throat

Writing before the outbreak of the current war with Hamas in Gaza, Israeli author Ari Shavit had the following to say:

I am haunted by the notion that we hold them by the balls and they hold us by the throat.

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Jul 1, 2014: The Evolution of Trust


데이빗 브룩스의 공유경제에 대한 견해. ‘인문계 졸업자의 영향력’을 기술한 부분은 좀 멀리 나갔다 싶지만 이전 저작들에서 보여준 ‘인간의 트렌드’를 읽는 안목을 고려할 때 염두에 두고 읽어보면 좋을 기사.


Total War in Gaza

I have subscribed to the English language digital edition of Haaretz, a major newspaper in Israel.  I want information about what is going on in Israel and Palestine unfiltered by the editorial judgment of U.S. 1,553 more words

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As More Children Die in Gaza, the NY Times Frets over “Israeli Fear”

Eight children died on a Gaza beach yesterday, but The New York Times has buried this news inside its pages. It has preferred to give bigger play elsewhere, in yet another story about tunnels and how these have shaken the Israeli psyche. 609 more words

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New York Times Columnist Line of the Day

If you frequent this here premier “web log,” there’s a good chance you may once or twice have read the New York Times op-ed page. You might even recognize the names of the columnists, who every day spout the most conventionally wise of the conventional wisdom. 77 more words