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No path to the watering place remains; join BDS

By Fedwa Wazwaz, Engage Minnesota

“He said: ‘Here is a she-camel: she has a right of watering, and ye have a right of watering, (severally) on a day appointed.’” (Qur’an 26:155)

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Russia recognizes ‘West Jerusalem’ as Israel’s capital

Russia’s Foreign Ministry shocks the world by declaring West Jerusalem to be the capital of Israel.

In a statement released today by its Foreign Ministry on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, Russia took the unusual step of removing ambiguity about its stance on West Jerusalem. 271 more words


Netanyahu To Play His Bankrupt Peace Deal Ploy on Trump

From Reuters:

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday he was committed to working with U.S. President Donald Trump to advance peace efforts with the Palestinians and with the broader Arab world.

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ESCWA Launches Report on Israeli Practices Towards the Palestinian People and the Question of Apartheid

United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) Rima Khalaf pointed out today that it is not an easy matter for a United Nations entity to conclude that a State has established an apartheid regime. 952 more words

Apartheid Regime

Help Make my Facebook Feed more Accurate in 2017

Lately I have been in a bit of a writer’s slump.  This is due to numerous reasons.

Teaching is a tough job. I love it, but it can be all consuming when teaching students in both a brick-and-mortar classroom and in an online classroom. 918 more words


"They’re Not Jewish"

It’s one of those memories that burn.

23 years ago or so, I took a girl to an Indian restaurant in Adams Morgan.  She was friend’s with my roommate, and from the first time I met her, I knew this tall, beautiful woman could talk, drink and think circles around time.  1,169 more words

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