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A young Zionist's anger and fear

A friend of a friend posted the following message on Facebook. I skimmed through it quickly at first and shook my head saying “She’s wrong, she’s wrong, she’s wrong!” And then I was going to discard it. 935 more words

Israel

How to be a Jew after the Nakba

I’ve been taking a hiatus from blogging, but must share this 10 minute video that Nurit Peled-Elhanan posted on Facebook today.

In 10 minutes, Mark Braverman, an American Jew, says it all …… a challenge (prayer, calling) to all American Jews.

People

"Go Fuck Yourself," and Other Gentle Words

(Photo Credit:  A. Daniel Roth)

I can probably count the number of times that someone has told me to go fuck myself.

There are all of those fights I got into with my brother.  1,489 more words

Personal

The Pollard Dilemma

Jonathan Pollard, Jewish American, Israeli spy, has once again been in the news of late.  In Secretary of State John Kerry’s desperate attempts to keep the peace process afloat Pollard was dangled as a carrot in front of the Israelis, to motivate them to move forward on certain issues, and to stay in the game.   409 more words