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And a little hummus shall lead them

I don’t know if this is still happening, but a year ago there was a restaurant in the coastal city of Netanya that, in an effort to combat Israeli/Palestinian violence, offered a 50% discount to Jewish and Arab customers who sat together. 17 more words


Daniel Burston: “It Can’t Happen Here”

Trump, Authoritarianism & American Politics:

 “It can’t happen . . . Here. It can’t happen . . . Here.” I was 15 when I heard Frank Zappa and the… 2,260 more words

Opinion Leaders

We were naughty

So the boys were being naughty yesterday morning. We live above, thankfully, a very nice neighbour who has had dogs before so doesn’t complain about the noise ours make. 111 more words


Ex UK Ambassador Craig Murray after visiting Julian Assange: it wasn't the Russians...

After visiting with Julian Assange, former UK Ambassador Craig Murray reported on his blog: “I can tell you with 100% certainty that it is not any Russian state actor or proxy that gave the Democratic National Committee and Podesta material to WikiLeaks.” The full article is here: … 34 more words


Marc Jampole: The Sedition of Mr. Trump

3rd debate score: cool Clinton wins, Wallace wins, Trump stumbles, sniffs & commits sedition.

Newscasters and commentators who analyze the candidates’ performance and the public’s reaction immediately after presidential debates typically endeavor to express a unique point of view that gives a special insight to what just occurred. 975 more words

Social Justice

[War and Peace, Book 11]: A Review

I am so excited to review book 11 of War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy today. First, because this is the last long book of the novel. 614 more words