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NY Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief Turned a Deaf Ear to Palestinian Suffering

As Jodi Rudoren exits the Jerusalem bureau of The New York Times, she leaves behind a series of gaping holes in coverage of Palestine-Israel, above all in her failure to expose the treatment of the most vulnerable, who suffer disproportionately under the constant brutality of the Israeli occupation. 746 more words

New York Times

Post 24: Jerichooooo!

You’ll never guess what the next day trip destination was. It’s a well kept secret… but it starts with J and ends with ericho. No, it’s not Bethlehem. 1,705 more words

Glick: One State Solution supported by 35% of Israel

JERUSALEM POST
Who is being delusional?
by Caroline Glick
November 19, 2015

And this brings us to the 35 percent of Israelis who support applying Israeli sovereignty to Judea and Samaria. 151 more words

Israel & Middle East

DISCOVERY MADE OF BIBLICAL CITY OF SODOM AT JORDAN VALLEY

The Biblical city of Sodom might have finally been uncovered in Jordan Valley. Suggestions are rife that the City might have not been all that destroyed as Sodom appears to have been uncovered by US archaeologists in southern Jordan. 196 more words

Environment

Israeli forces evacuate Palestinian families for military drill

Ma’an – August 30, 2015

TUBAS – Israeli troops on Sunday morning evacuated 14 Palestinian families from their houses in the al-Ras al-Ahmar area of Khirbet Atuf village east of Tubas in the northern Jordan Valley area of the West Bank, local sources said.

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Israel

A tale of two villages Part 1

In the Jordan valley Palestinians outnumber Israelis by about 5:1. So it would follow, one might think, that the land would be parcelled up in a similar ratio. 151 more words