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No Peace With Netanyahu: The Culmination of Hate and Power

After posting my blog about the Vatican recognizing Palestine as a sovereign state, I thought it would be interesting to revisit my thoughts regarding Benjamin Netanyahu when he gave his speech at the… 1,754 more words

Liberty

Robert Reich: Why We Must Fight Economic Apartheid in the United States

 In a 5-4 ruling, the Court found that the Fair Housing Act of 1968 requires plaintiffs to show only that the effect of a policy is discriminatory, not that defendants intended to discriminate. 

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Racism

This week on Wizardof.il FB page- June 30th (Double feature)

I’m calling this week’s post a double feature because due to army reserve duty last week, I didn’t have time to post last week’s post. Yes, here in Israel we have army reserve duty. 3,467 more words

Current Affairs

Wafer: Telling of murder with a simple palette and a mature eye

It requires a particular level of maturity to take a concept and work with it until it reaches a point of abstraction, but a very unique sense of artistic muscle and wisdom that can keep that abstraction relevant to the casual viewer. 473 more words

Robyn Sassen

Set adrift somewhere on the West Coast

Set adrift somewhere on the West Coast

This was somewhat foreign territory for me, the West coast of South Africa was about as far as you could get from where I grew up – at least without leaving the country all together. 668 more words

Africa

Israeli Soldiers Kick Out Palestinians From Pool To Enable Settlers To Bathe Undisturbed

DTT: The greatest democracy in the middle east – unless you’re Palestinian.

So shameful. The Israeli government has learned much from Apartheid South Africa and Segregationist southern US. 903 more words

News

HAPPY 25th BIRTHDAY TO ME!

25 years of life.  I have been alive for a freakin’ quarter of a century.  For as long as I can remember, my biggest fear hasn’t been heights, clowns, or dentists.  1,254 more words