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Monthly Archives: February 2012
Fadi Quran is released 5 days after his arrest in Hebron protests
Fire Island, NY I keep wanting to get to this story, and today I will. At the Penn BDS conference earlier this month, there was a panel of Jews speaking on “BDS, Hillel, and the Question of Anti-Semitism,” and Rebecca Vilkomerson of Jewish Voice for Peace began her remarks with a wonderful story: Rebecca Vilkomerson […]
Omar Barghouthi and Noura Erakat speak about “legality and morality” during Israeli apartheid week
Warmongering Netanyahu will ask that Obama threaten to strike Iran
With the two state solution dying, why shouldn’t we be talking about alternatives?
On Monday, 700 with Occupy Oakland demonstrated in front of San Quentin State Prison, where Palestinian and Arab activists directed attention to hunger striker Khader Adnan.
Occupy AIPAC is taking place this upcoming weekend in Washington DC. Medea Benjamin explains how AIPAC’s clout helps fuel a never-ending cycle of violence in the Middle East.
Israeli police have given permission for a right-wing march against a Palestinian member of the Israeli parliament in her home town of Nazareth.
Jeffrey Goldberg makes his case against the one state solution, and it comes down to rich Jews leaving the country because they would have to pay higher taxes.
On Feb. 21, the San Francisco branch of the Anti-Defamation League issued a statement condemning the event, accusing Atzmon of “demonizing Israel, Zionism and Jewish culture and identity.” While the the ADL claimed it did “not question Atzmon’s right to speak,” it challenged city officials to “react as forcefully” to his visit as they would “if a virulently racist speaker were coming to town.”
A sign hanging on a restaurant near New Orleans’s French Quarter presents the facts on Israel, Iran and the IAEA.
MR Rosenberg has insisted on using the term “Israel Firster” to describe those who push war with Iran. Alan Dershowitz wants him fired
A friend sends the following letter along. It has been released as pressure is mounting on the university to withdraw all financial support from the conference and prevent it from using a university venue. 27 February 2012 Dear President Faust and Dean Ellwood, We, the undersigned, are academics participating in the student-organized One State Conference […]
A Democratic Party thinktank hires a PR firm that has done a lot of work for Republican Sheldon Adelson’s pet project, Birthright
After Israeli forces pepper sprayed and abducted US citizen and non-violent activist Fadi Quran on Friday, a group of students at Quran’s alma mater Stanford University have spearheaded a campaign for his release.
Today a judge dismissed a lawsuit, backed by the Israeli consulate and Stand With Us, challenging the Olympia Food Co-op’s boycott against Israeli products.
DaitoCrea, the general agent in Japan for Ahava Dead Sea Laboratories, announced on its website that they would no longer be distributing Ahava products.
Musing in Orientalist discourse, Etgar Keret writes for the ‘New York Times Magazine’ on how his six-year-old son convinced the author to try out an iconic Arab look, a mustache.
Israeli reactions to the film, “A Separation,” reveals the sheer amount of propaganda Israelis must be subject to regarding their perception of Iran.
The latest revelation from the AP is a snapshot of the larger problem of federal tax dollars flowing to anti-Muslim trainings.
Alan Dershowitz says that those who want to discuss a one-state future for Israel/Palestine are denying the existence of the Jewish people
From March 5 – 9, 2012 the Bethlehem Bible College will be hosting it’s second “Christ at the Checkpoint” conference.
Marty Peretz says that Iran is preparing another Holocaust
Kissinger More on those rational Israelis. Wikileaks is leaking internal memos from the global strategy/intelligence group Stratfor, led by George Friedman. Friedman relates this insight from a February 2010 meeting that apparently included Henry Kissinger and Paul Volcker: Insight–for internal use only–On pain of agony Some nuggets from meeting: Kissinger believes that the Israelis are […]