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Tag Archives: Israel
The UK Israel Tech Hub encourages sadistic experiments against the Palestinians. Source: Britain hands over embassy to Israel’s war industry | The Electronic Intifada
Middle East: Australia distances itself from Paris peace conference concluding statement – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australia distances itself from the concluding statement of the Middle East Peace conference in Paris, where countries met to try to revive the stalled peace process between Israelis and Palestinians. Source: Middle East: Australia distances itself from Paris peace conference … Continue reading
Tony Abbott criticises aid to Palestinian Authority, suggests moving Australia’s embassy to Jerusalem – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
The Federal Government defends its foreign aid program following criticism from former prime minister Tony Abbott of the money sent to help the Palestinian Authority. Source: Tony Abbott criticises aid to Palestinian Authority, suggests moving Australia’s embassy to Jerusalem – … Continue reading
From race baiting to fear mongering to warning of liberal media conspiracies against him, the Republican presidential candidate is doing exactly what Netanyahu did to get re-elected. But the Israeli prime minister had something Trump doesn’t. There is a lot about … Continue reading
U.S. Peace Council returns from Syria: “It is not President Assad against his own people, it is President Assad and the Syrian people, all together, against outside mercenary forces, terror organisations, supported by Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, United States, and underneath it, Israel” | the real Syrian Free Press
The truth about Syria and what is happening in Syria is all here, in the video below, outlined and documented during this press briefing by the U.S. Peace Council (USPC).We cannot be sure how l… Source: U.S. Peace Council returns … Continue reading
There’s free speech, and then there’s speech free of a moral base. Michael Brull explains the difference. We constantly hear about how freedom of speech is under attack in Australia. Mostly, these calls ramp up when someone says something offensive … Continue reading
Militants in the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo continue to receive help from foreign powers that support the forces opposing President Assad’s troops, the Financial Times reports. That’s despite Al-Qaeda-linked terrorists forming a large part of the opposition. Source: Arab … Continue reading
By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – The Egyptian news site the Arab Observer Network reports that the … Source: Arab Street Shocked as Saudi Delegation Visits Israel | Informed Comment
If you’d have said a year ago that the US State Department, Google, and Al Jazeera had been collaborating in pursuance of regime change in Syria, chances are you’d have been casually dismissed as a ‘crank’ and a ‘conspiracy theorist’. … Continue reading
Turkey may no longer be a viable partner in fight against Isis following coup attempt, says French foreign minister | Europe | News | The Independent
France’s foreign minister has said Turkey may no longer be a viable partner in the fight against Isis in Syria, while Syrian state media has claimed the failed coup in the country was fabricated by President Erdogan to tarnish the military’s reputation. … Continue reading
The so-called “dissent channel” cable urges attacks against Bashir al-Assad’s regime for its persistent violations of a shaky ceasefire aimed at bringing an end to Source: Dissident US diplomats criticize Syria policy – Your Middle East
Efraim Halevy also says he does not know if Israel has nuclear weapons. Source: Ex-Israeli spy chief: Iran isn’t an existential threat – Al Jazeera English
Bernie Sanders is not only taking on the Washington establishment in his campaign for the Democratic Party presidential nomination, he is also challenging many of the received truths that make up the ideological foundations upon which its power rests. Source: … Continue reading
Michael Brull spoke at a one-day symposium in Melbourne last week, organised by Australians For Palestine. Following is an edited version of that speech. In speaking today, I was asked to discuss why Australian journalists go on propaganda tours of … Continue reading
Remarks by the most outlandish Republican candidates represent, in the best case scenario, the more moderate positions of Israel’s prime ministers since the state’s founding. By Abed Abu Shehada Let’s imagine for a second that… Source: GOP candidates are sounding … Continue reading
The operation transporting them to Israel almost brings to an end the Jewish community in Yemen, which once numbered around 60,000 people and dates back some 2,000 Source: Israel brings Jews out from war-torn Yemen in covert operation – Your … Continue reading
That stream of Refugees into Europe? It includes Palestinians forced out by Israeli Occupation | Informed Comment
By IMEMC | – – Palestinians are joining the Middle East exodus to Europe in greater numbers because of the … Source: That stream of Refugees into Europe? It includes Palestinians forced out by Israeli Occupation | Informed Comment
A group of Israel Defense Forces (IDF) veterans, who call themselves ‘Breaking the Silence’, are trying to expose the reality of IDF actions in the occupied territories. However, it stands accused of posing a threat to Israel by the country’s … Continue reading
I still remember that smug look on his face, followed by the matter-of-fact remarks that had western journalists laugh out loud. “I’m now going to show you a picture of the luckiest man in Iraq,” G… Source: Forget ISIS: Humanity … Continue reading
What’s happening in Syria has some chilling historical resonances. Source: Mummy, how do wars start?
Three generations of Palestinian women reflect on how female fighters have always been a part of the resistance. Source: Women of the Intifadas – Al Jazeera English
Oops. Source: MSNBC Apologizes After Accidentally Telling the Truth About Israel
Michael Brull explains the recent escalation in violence in Palestine and Israel, which is centred around a series of knife attacks. Source: EXPLAINER Part 1 of 2: Hamas And The Knife Attacks Uprising – New Matilda
Michael Brull explains the role of Fatah in the spate of recent stabbings in Israel and Palestine. Source: EXPLAINER Part 2 of 2: Fatah And The Knife Attacks Uprising – New Matilda
VIDEO: Noam Chomsky on Why Israel and the U.S. Created the Myth of the Iranian Nuclear Threat
Justice for Palestine will never come from the traditional governmental institutions or political parties that administer power.
Why I Support the BDS Movement Against Israel
The U.S. and Israel Have the Worst Income Inequality in the Developed World – Truthdig.
Israel’s Ethiopian Jews back on the streets to protest – Your Middle East.
Israel’s Government Ratchets Even Further Right: Great Moments in Colonialism (from @Truthdig).
Iranian nuclear bunkers to remain packed to the gills – English pravda.ru.
We saved Jews 3 times, Netanyahu should revise history lessons – Iranian FM: There are only 2 aggressive sovereign states in the Middle East the USA and Israel. Who has Iran attacked or threatened to?
We saved Jews 3 times, Netanyahu should revise history lessons – Iranian FM — RT News.
What Iran nuclear framework deal could mean for the region – and the world.
Israel freezes Palestinian tax funds over international criminal court move : Any criticism of Israel is frobidden
Palestinian leaders call Israel’s decision to withhold tax transfers an act of piracy and ‘collective punishment’ Israel has halted transfers of the tax revenue it collects on behalf of the Palestinians in retaliation for their move to join the international … Continue reading
Henry Siegman, Leading Voice of U.S. Jewry, on Gaza: ‘A Slaughter of Innocents’.Our most popular interview of the year is with American Jewish leader Henry Siegman. What he has to say about Israel may surprise you. In this extended Democracy Now! interview from July, Siegman discusses the assault on Gaza, the myths surrounding Israel’s founding in 1948, and his own background as a German-Jewish refugee who fled Nazi occupation to later become a leading American Jewish voice — and vocal critic of Israel’s policies in the Occupied Territories.
On ‘Lost Causes’ and the Future of Palestine The appearance of Palestinian defeat is an optical illusion—one that hides the probability of eventual Israeli defeat.
Richard Falk December 16, 2014 Mourners carry the bodies of two Palestinians, Nadim Nuwara, front, and Mohammad Abu Daher, who were shot dead by Israeli forces in May 2014. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed) Richard Falk, a Nation editorial-board member and professor … Continue reading
Syrian state TV claims Israel has bombed two installations, one near Damascus and one near the Lebanese border Syria accused Israeli jets of bombing two installations inside the country on Sunday, one near the capital, Damascus, and the second in … Continue reading
Palestinians pray in front of Dome of the Rock in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound The Israeli government is dropping the pretense of balancing the state’s Jewish and democratic nature. The “Jewish nation-state” law, already approved by the Israeli cabinet on … Continue reading
Déjà Vu in Jerusalem? In the latest round of violence, the Israeli government has been rebuked by its own security chief. Neve Gordon November
There is a feeling of déjà vu as we witness the events currently unfolding in Jerusalem. Yet, like all déjà vus, some things are fundamentally different. The latest round of violence occurred on Wednesday, when a Palestinian teenager was critically … Continue reading
Punished for the sins of your children if your an Arab. Houses of Palestinian Israelis destroyed and confiscated. Temple on the Mount intruded on by the Jewish extreme right. Head of the Israeli Secret service declares the PM and Likud ministers are simply lying.
Opinion The ‘Jewish state bill’ doesn’t matter to us, Palestinians The ‘Jewish state bill’ will simply put on paper what is already a reality in apartheid Israel.
Palestinian women are blocked by Israeli security forces outside the al-Aqsa mosque compound [AFP] http://bcove.me/1h4m7089 Despite the uproar over Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s cabinet passing the new “Jewish nation-state” bill, its discriminatory contents are part and parcel of Israel’s … Continue reading
Israeli activists dressed up as members of the Ku Klux Klan as a critique of right-wing politicians at the annual human rights march in Tel Aviv in 2011. The Guardian reports that “A controversial bill that officially defines Israel as … Continue reading
The Israeli PM, Binyamin Netanyahu, argues the law is needed because the notion of Israel as a Jewish homeland was being challenged. Opponents say proposed law would reserve ‘national rights’ for Jews and not for minorities that make up 20% … Continue reading
Analysis: The transfer of Israeli Arabs Once again Palestinian citizens of Israel exposed the country’s lack of a meaningful democracy.
Nazareth – The killing of a 22-year-old Arab youth by Israeli police on November 7, has highlighted tensions that have been building rapidly between the Israeli authorities and the country’s 1.5 million-strong Palestinian minority. Kheir al-Dein Hamdan’s shooting in the Galilee … Continue reading