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"The Palestinian revolutionary model must be 1791 Haiti, not 1789 France"

An endless stream of articles have been produced since Israel began its assault on the Gaza Strip – offering an array of viewpoints and political spins – but… 297 more words

Revolution

“expressions of empathy about…Gaza are perceived as a betrayal against flag and country. We are faced with the false…equation…that aggression…& lack of empathy mean love of the homeland” – Etgar Keret from Israel http://ift.tt/1lFUkUb

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OFAC Enforcement Action: You can't fight the power...

Epsilon Electronics was assessed a civil monetary policy for $4,073,000 for $3.4 million in car audio and video equipment reexported to Iran from their customer in Dubai. 499 more words

OFAC Updates

WHY THEY FIGHT: 47 YEARS A SLAVE - TO ILLEGAL ISRAELI OCCUPATION

Palestinians have been waiting for their independence for almost a century.  At the end of World War I, Palestine, which had been a colony of the Ottoman Empire, was occupied by the British army.   1,050 more words

Israel

CHANGING THE NARRATIVE: FROM "ISRAEL IS FIGHTING A WAR OF SELF-DEFENSE" TO "THE PALESTINIANS ARE FIGHTING A WAR OF INDEPENDENCE"

I am constantly amazed at how the Israeli narrative of self-defense is never challenged in the media, particularly since the Palestinian narrative, that they are fighting a war of independence, is so much more accurate and compelling.   951 more words

Israel

Israel is Not My Birthright

Israel is not my birthright http://www.salon.com/2014/07/26/israel_is_not_my_birthright/ via @Salon

A great article by a Jewish writer on the Israel/Palestine situation. When you criticize Israel you are not being anti-semitic; You are criticizing a foreign country and their political position. 10 more words

An Inconvenient truth

You know for a very long time I refused to believe in the notion of white privilege. Maybe it was my strong political conservative beliefs that refused to see race as something that kept me back from my fellow peers, if you work hard you`ll get through. 1,118 more words

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