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What the War on Terror Has Wrought: More terrorism

What the War on Terror Has Wrought: More Terrorism
My text for TFF PressInfo re-prited in CounterPunch – a “popular political sources in America, with a keen following in Washington” (The Observer). 29 more words

Mediekritik

Post #68 – Netanyahu’s Visit and the US Opportunity

Washington is on edge these days.  Democrats are bewildered, the President is seething, Republicans are salivating, K Street and J Street lobbyists are working overtime—all because Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is coming to town.  437 more words

Peace And Conflict Resolution

Jerusalem's Mayor and His Bodyguard Prevented a Stabbing Attack

The Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat, and his bodyguard, thwarted a potentially deadly knife attack Sunday evening. The two apprehended an 18-year-old Palestinian who allegedly lunged with a knife at a 27-year-old Israeli next to City Hall. 74 more words

Lots of snow in Jerusalem!

Too slippery to run this morning, but went for a short walk around Hebrew University, Jerusalem. I thought I was back in Minnesota!


Israel / Palestine

Open Letter to President Abbas: Strengthen your status as a reliable partner for peace

With the Israeli elections coming up in March 2015, IFLAC has sent an open letter to the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, appealing to him to use his authority to have Hamas revise their Charter and delete the conspiracy clauses and the clauses calling for the destruction of Israel. 1,619 more words

Peace Negotiations

Open Letter to President Abbas: Strengthen your status as a reliable partner for peace

With the Israeli elections coming up in March 2015, IFLAC has sent an open letter to the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, appealing to him to use his authority to have Hamas revise their Charter and delete the conspiracy clauses and the clauses calling for the destruction of Israel. 1,619 more words

Peace Negotiations