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Q&A With Rebecca Vilkomerson

Rebecca Vilkomerson has been a member of Jewish Voice for Peace since 2001 and the group’s Executive Director since 2009. She lived with her family in Israel from 2006-2009. 135 more words


Quartet warns that Israeli settlements eroding two-state solution

By Reuters – Sep 24,2016 – JORDAN TIMES

Palestinian Malek Al Qadi, 20, who recently ended a 69-day hunger strike to protest his administrative detention by Israel, flashes victory signs after his release from an Israeli prison as he arrived for treatment in a hospital in the city of Ramallah, West Bank, on Saturday (AP photo) 402 more words


PA said mulling Security Council resolution on settlements

The Palestinian Authority is reportedly planning to present the United Nations Security Council with a draft resolution condemning Israeli settlement construction.

Quoting the London-based pan-Arab newspaper Al Hayat, Israel’s Walla website reported Saturday that PA officials are currently consulting with several Arab states on the issue. 351 more words

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Marketer Of Pills Claiming To “Prevent & Reverse” Graying Hair Ordered To Refund $391K

Sporting an ashen ‘do can make a person look distinguished — or fashion forward — but there will always be people who want to stave off the gray as long as possible. 309 more words

BBC News amends misleading portrayal of Israeli construction

Earlier this week we noted that a report titled “US approves record $38bn Israel military aid deal” which was published on the BBC News website’s US & Canada and Middle East pages on September 13th presented an inaccurate and misleading portrayal of Israeli construction. 262 more words


BBC News pushes settlements narrative in report on another topic

On September 13th an article titled “US approves record $38bn Israel military aid deal” was published on the BBC News website’s US & Canada and Middle East pages. 433 more words


BBC amplifies UN criticism of Israeli PM without providing relevant context

In an article date stamped September 15th (but which actually appeared on the BBC News website’s Middle East page the following day) the BBC chose to amplify some specific passages from earlier… 886 more words