A democracy for Jews only

The Arab Association for Human Rights in Israel has released a new report: In the current report HRA presents several principles and findings that emphasize the scale and scope of the discrimination faced by the Palestinian Arab population in Israel. The following are some examples: – There is a proven and close correlation between individual…

How to define violence, part 9654

A study of public opinion in predominantly Muslim countries reveals that very large majorities continue to renounce the use of attacks on civilians as a means of pursuing political goals. At the same time large majorities agree with al Qaeda’s goal of pushing the United States to remove its military forces from all Muslim countries…

What any humane leader would think

Why Turkey will no longer remain silent in the face of Israeli crimes in Palestine. The Jewish state’s isolation over its barbarity grows. Over to you, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan: We are always telling them [Hamas)]to act differently, that we are for a two-state solution: Palestine and Israel. They have to accept this, but…

Trying looking elsewhere for friends

A Jerusalem Post columnist asks the difference between the counter-insurgency tactics employed by Israel and Sri Lanka. He can’t understand why the Jewish state is condemned for tackling “terrorism”, but Sri Lanka is seemingly praised for routing the Tamil Tigers. In fact, both countries employ terror to achieve their goals and neither will succeed. Of…

The useless EU

European Union aid has been given to an Israeli oil company which has reduced the supply of fuel to Gaza as part of an economic blockade internationally recognized as illegal, Brussels officials have admitted.

The gift that Hamas gives

Tony Karon, Time.com, February 12: Fatah leaders see the Israeli election as confirming what they already knew: there’s nothing to be gained by continuing the charade of U.S.-sponsored talks about talks with the Israelis. Palestinians could not get what they needed from Olmert, and they know that his successors will take even more of a…

Failure has a new name

…It’s time that Israel and virtually the entire international community be held to account for the humanitarian ramifications of the past 20 months’ economic warfare against the population of Gaza.

Blame the Jews for the attacks

The following report, published in Hebrew in Ma’ariv on February 23, has been translated by Melbourne-based Sol Salbe. The content speaks for itself and proves, yet again, that the Jewish state’s behaviour is causing anti-Semitism around the world: Olmert: Antisemitism on the rise – because of the Occupation During the weekly full ministry meeting Olmert…