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Trump to send son-in-law Jared Kushner to resume Israel-Palestine peace talks

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is sending three senior officials to the Middle East in coming days to discuss prospects for resuming the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, the White House said Friday. 334 more words

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Donald Trump graffiti appears on West Bank barrier, mocks his love of border walls

U.S. President Donald Trump‘s promised wall along the Mexican border may be a tall order, but at least he has left his mark on the Israeli security barrier that he has promoted as a model. 378 more words

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‘Disappointed’ AIPAC targets Gillibrand for removing her name from boycott bill

(Note:  The following first appeared this morning in Mondoweiss, at http://mondoweiss.net/2017/08/disappointed-gillibrand-removing/.)

At two town halls late last month, New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand promised to reconsider her co-sponsorship of Senate Bill 720, the Anti-Israel Boycott Act, after a number of her constituents raised free speech concerns, to rousing applause, seemingly without dissent. 709 more words

Israel-Palestine

What Occupation?

Events in Jerusalem the last two weeks have spiked public interest in the Arab-Jewish conflict in the Holy Land.  The usual sides are drawn and taken, the usual rhetoric is thrown around. 298 more words

Israel & Palestine

The End of Zionist Propaganda in America

When it comes to the conflict between the Israelis and Palestinians, I usually divide people into three categories. Supporters of Israel are my political opponents. Supporters of the Palestinians are my political allies. 525 more words

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