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Top 5 PowerPoint Mistakes

Working for a government agency, and just living on planet Earth, I have suffered through  PowerPoint presentations that could be listed as war crimes. Here are some tips on how to use PowerPoint in ways that don’t violate the Geneva Convention. 229 more words

Humor

Juan Cole | Why Is Acknowledging Israeli Apartheid a Shock?

Many of those 720,000 were deliberately expelled by militant Zionist paramilitaries or by terrorist groups such as the Stern Gang and the Haganah. They have grown to millions now, many of them still living in squalid camps, in Gaza, the West Bank, Jordan, Syria and Lebanon. 921 more words

Human Rights

Why govt may not support move to declare Pakistan a 'terror state'

New Delhi, Feb 21: A move to declare Pakistan as a terror state will be opposed by the Union government citing diplomatic reasons. A private member’s bill had been moved in the Rajya Sabha recently seeking to declare countries such as Pakistan as terror states. 55 more words

Vicky Nanjappa

Waterboarding, or tea and crumpets?

“But God is love.”  Yes Elohim is love, but that hardly qualifies you for either a Nobel Peace Prize or an honorary degree from the institute For contextual Correctness – jelly bean.   310 more words

Politics

Israel’s Settlement Regulations Bill and International Law

By Eugene Kontorovich
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 8:04 AM

Editor’s Note: After reading Eugene Kontorovich’s post, be sure to read a response to his post by Yaël Ronen and Yuval Shany, “ 1,383 more words

Israel

Deputy AG: 'You can't pick and choose which parts of int'l law you like on W. Bank'

Jpost Israel News – Politics and Diplomacy

By Yonah Jeremy Bob 06 February 2017

THE SETTLEMENT of Efrat in Gush Etzion

The Knesset cannot pick and choose which parts of international law it likes and which it does not regarding the West Bank, Deputy Attorney-General for International Affairs Roy Schondorf told the joint Knesset committees handling the Settlement Bill in a classified briefing last month, which was only declassified Monday. 335 more words

Israel

WHY ARE THESE TERRITORIES DIFFERENT FROM ALL OTHER TERRITORIES?

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WHY ARE THESE TERRITORIES DIFFERENT FROM ALL OTHER TERRITORIES? THE LAW, JUDEA, SAMARIA AND GAZA

MODERATOR: AMIT SEGAL – Correspondent, Israel Channel 2… 199 more words

Israel