This morning, when I was working on my post on Palestine, I stumbled across this old piece I posted in 2009 right after Operation Cast Lead. I remember how fresh my anger was at the time, my helple… Source: A Trip Down Memory Road: Were These Hamas Terrorist Chickens Firing Rockets?
AFP•July 31, 2016 Jerusalem (AFP) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday said his government was looking into support from European nations for groups engaged in what he described as anti-Israel activities, specifically mentioning France. Speaking at the start of a cabinet meeting, Netanyahu said an inquiry had “found support from European countries, including France,Continue reading “Netanyahu criticises European ‘support’ for anti-Israel groups “
Israel killed 546 Palestinian children over the course of only 50 days in Gaza in 2014. Of those, 180 were babies and toddlers under the age of five. ed note–for the record, I like Gideon Lev… Source: What Sort of Society Feels Absolutely Nothing After Killing Hundreds of Children?
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ED Noor: Above: Water collection then and now. A man collects water from a small container; behind him the former (newly built) water system for his area lies in ruins. Gaza stat: In Gaza there ar… Source: ‘Gaza in Context’ Film Takes Aim At Media Coverage of 2014 Gaza Attacks
By Stephen Lendman Global Research, July 31, 2016 Region: USA Theme: Intelligence In-depth Report: U.S. Elections No evidence links Russia to hacking DNC emails. Accusations suggesting otherwise are baseless – the latest bashing episode, for geopolitical purposes, shifting attention from Hillary’s disturbing record, and electoral rigging of the primaries. Israeli military intelligence/MossadContinue reading “Israeli Intelligence Debunks Notion of Russia Hacking DNC Emails”
Billionaire calls Republican candidate a ‘conman, liar, cheat, and thief,’ says he gave Clinton campaign ‘eight-figure’ donation Source: Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban: Trump win would be ‘disastrous’ for Israel
Nathan Guttman for THE FORWARD PHILADELPHIA — For Israel, would a Hillary Clinton administration continue the tone set by Barack Obama? Or would she be a much warmer and closer friend to the Jewish state? It depends who and what you want to listen to at this Democratic convention On one endContinue reading “How Hillary Clinton Soothes Israel Backers at Convention — by Stressing Daylight With Barack Obama”
ED Noor: I found this press conference absolutely riveting to listen to ~ right to the end. Here you have Donald Trump’s press conference in Doral, Florida, July 27. Note how hostile the pres… Source: Donald Trump’s Response to Hillary, DNC, Press Conference
How are Russian troops deploying inside Russia “provocative,” while U.S. troops on Russia’s front porch are not? Will Putin Get a Pulitzer? By Patrick J. Buchanan Waving off the clerics who had come to administer last rites, Voltaire said: “All my life I have ever made but one prayer toContinue reading “Will Putin Get a Pulitzer? (Those of us who follow news events closely know that friendship between Trump and Putin “might” save the world from ISIS and nuclear war that’s “might” save.)”
Patrick J. Buchanan Trump is all but calling his own party leaders “ dunderheads and losers. And he seems to be winning the argument” In Tuesday’s indictment of free trade as virtual economic treason, The Donald has really set the cat down among the pigeons. For, in denouncing NAFTA, the WTO, MFNContinue reading “Why Trump Is Routing the Free Traders GOP presidential candidate repudiates globalism, calls for return to “Americanism” (Trump can win some Democrat votes with his anti-TPP stance)”
ed note–as people from all walks of life (who care enough about the going on in the Middle East enough to follow the news there) will undoubtedly scratch their heads in bewilderment over some… Source: Arab group demands police probe threats made against the life of 6-year-old Palestinian firebombing victim Ahmed Dawabsha by Jewish terrorists
By Rowan Scarborough – The Washington Times – Sunday, July 24, 2016 Some U.S. officers in Baghdad believe the Obama administration is rushing plans for a Mosul offensive so it takes place before the November presidential election, a retired general says. Retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael D. Barbero said his contacts inContinue reading “Troops fear Obama rushing Mosul offensive to influence election”
Edison Starkweathe Hillary Clinton will become the official presidential candidate of the Democratic Party next week but she may have already lost the White House. The only way Hillary can become president in 2016 is by winning the Electoral College. The 2016 election has become a four party race. That creates the real possibility thatContinue reading “Trump Checkmates Hillary: Was The Election Over Before It Began? (Also can Sanders still win as part of a 3rd party?)”
ALSO SEE Trump Threatens to Pull U.S. Out of World Trade Organization Theatens move if membership in WTO interferes with plan to penalize companies that move American production offshore Sam Stein Senior Politics Editor, The Huffington Post ASSOCIATED PRESS Donald Trump doesn’t like international institutions. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said on SundayContinue reading “Trump Threatens To Pull The U.S. Out Of The World Trade Organization”
UFC senior vice president of public relations Dave Sholler says the promotion won’t fine Brock Lesnar and Jon Jones for their failed drug tests, according to MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi. Both fighters can still be fined by the state athletic commission, and will face sanctions from the USADA, after reportedly both testing positive for theContinue reading “Doping ok for UFC star Brock Lesnar but the entire Russian Olymic team seems quilty.”