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Caution and More Caution: A Third Intifadah?

Muhammad Hudhud, JHU:

Many of current youth of Israel and Palestine are much too young to remember the second Intifada, let alone the first. For almost ten years within the context of the Palestine-Israel Conflict, the term ‘Third Intifadah’ has been thrown around. 614 more words

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Olmert, Sharon, and Barak built more in settlements than I did, Netanyahu says

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told delegates at the World Zionist Congress in Jerusalem on Tuesday that his administrations have built less settler homes beyond the Green Line than his three predecessors – Ehud Olmert, Ariel Sharon, and Ehud Barak. 768 more words

Daily News

Is Israel facing a third intifada?

A day before Palestinian law student Mohannad Halabi fatally stabbed two Jewish men heading to pray at Jerusalem’s Western Wall this month, he hinted at his desire to be part of a historical moment. 892 more words


Alan Nairn Foresees The End of the Guatemalan Criminal/Genocidal Oligarchy In Ways Which Implicate Reagan and Israel

Alan Nairn is a stunningly sharp, award-winning, professional journalist who has reported on, inter alia, the genocidal killing of Ixil autochthonous inhabitants of Guatemala by the repressive oligarchic dictatorship of Rios Montt, who – incredibly – was… 524 more words

Argentum Post

Karl Vick, dishonest reporter

In our last couple of outings, we met Karl Vick of Time Magazine, who in recent months has made a fool of himself gushing over the “charm” of Havana’s rubble and enthusing over Cuba’s “social equality” – meaning, of course, that everybody there except for members of the top brass is dirt-poor. 844 more words


Newshour: Withdrawal from Gaza

this evening (saturday 15th), 9.49-9.54pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

“A decade later, how is the Israeli withdrawal from Gaza perceived in Israel?”

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Bibi: Listen to My Boy's Simple Logic

I wrote this post on Tisha B’Av.

On Tisha B’Av, I was watching Gush Katif videos.  It’s a fitting activity, music or not, because the expulsion of 8,600 Jews from their homes, and literally cutting off a limb of Israel, is one of the tragedies that led to tragedies of our time.   775 more words

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