Author Archives: Sylvia Schwarz

‘NYT’ crossword puzzle

Wednesday, 7/18, 34 Down: U.S. ally whose capital has the letters U-S-A in the middle of the name: Abbr.  Argggg. I can’t even do crossword puzzles without misinformation and propaganda.

Posted in Israel Lobby, Israel/Palestine, Media | 16 Comments

Judge rules against Minnesota ‘Break the Bonds’ campaign

Minnesota Break the Bonds Campaign loses a lawsuit to divest their state bonds from Israel, despite having a black and white case with state investment statues in their favor.

Posted in Activism, American Jewish Community, BDS, Israel Lobby, US Policy in the Middle East, US Politics | 50 Comments

Musings on Post-Apartheid Israel

With models from South Africa to Jim Crow, Sylvia Schwarz muses over the aesthetics of a post-apartheid Israel/Palestine.

Posted in Activism, American Jewish Community, BDS, Israel/Palestine, Occupation, US Policy in the Middle East, US Politics | 45 Comments