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I’m translating this NEW YEAR message by עומדים ביחד نقف معًا [“We Stand Together”] because it feels good to know this, I am glad to see this, & even if I’m in another country, I extend my wishes with theirs, although my hopes go further, for  equality and partnership for Jews and Arabs in all of Palestine. 74 more words


Mea Culpa: I Said Trump and Bibi Would Blow Up

A year or so ago in this space — or what feels like a year — I predicted that it would be only a matter of time before U.S. 1,733 more words

U.S. Foreign Policy

Thank Mike Bloomberg for the stop and frisk diaspora!

From the Intercept here:

Israeli police and security forces may also be learning a thing or two from their American counterparts. In 2016, for instance, Israel passed a “

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Raed al-Salhi, another Palestinian life of promise snuffed out by Israel

An article, with photography, about a young Palestinian man killed by Israeli forces, published in September 2017 on Middle East Eye. La traduction française est disponible… 1,495 more words


Oh my, Binyamin Netanyahu's anti-Semitic son!

From the Daily Beast here:

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s son has come under fire for posting a meme to Facebook full of anti-Semitic themes, local media reports.

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Israel? Ein Gedi

Hello Dear Readers!

The day after returning from my trip through Palestine, Harrison and I made our way down to Ein Gedi, a really cool nature preserve on the Dead Sea. 486 more words


This will lead to peace in the Middle East!

Headline from the Guardian:

Trump’s ambassador to Israel refers to ‘alleged occupation’ of Palestinian territories

I had no idea until this headline from our fantastic ambassador to israel that the Palestinians made this whole occupation up.

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