Sean Illing interviews Elizabeth Oldmixon VOX May 14, 2018 Orthodox Christian pilgrims hold wooden crosses as they take part in the Good Friday procession along the Via Dolorosa on April 18, 2014, in Jerusalem's old city, Israel. Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images The US officially recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Monda when a new American embassy … Continue reading This is why evangelicals love Trump’s Israel policy
As Benjamin Netanyahu demands a televised showdown with his corruption accusers and Roseanne Barr prepares to address the Knesset, the poverty of public discourse is never more apparent by Jonathan Cook Jan 13, 2019 Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu commandeered the country’s airwaves last week in what many assumed would prove a moment of profound … Continue reading Israeli politics is being dragged into the grubby realm of reality TV
by Glenn Greewald Intercept Dec 17, 2018 A CHILDREN’S SPEECH PATHOLOGIST who has worked for the last nine years with developmentally disabled, autistic, and speech-impaired elementary school students in Austin, Texas, has been told that she can no longer work with the public school district, after she refused to sign an oath vowing that she “does not” … Continue reading Texan Loses Her Job For Refusing to Sign a Loyalty Oath to Israel. No, the Oath isn’t to America or Texas, It’s a Pledge to Israel
Casino boss Sheldon Adelson has never been more powerful. The Trump administration has advanced his ideological and financial interests, including an assist in his quest to build a casino in Japan by Justin Elliott ProPublica October 10, 2018 LATE ON A THURSDAY evening in February 2017, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s plane landed at Andrews Air Force Base … Continue reading Trump’s Patron-in-Chief
No one gets closer to peace by silencing voices critical of a lethal status quo. We need a candid debate about the grim catastrophe unfolding in Israel. by Cornel West Guardian Dec 4, 2018 Why is it so difficult, if not impossible, to have a candid debate about the grim Israeli-Palestinian catastrophe that prevails in … Continue reading Why did CNN fire a pro-Palestinian commentator?
by Slavoj Zizek RT Dec 2, 2018 This week, a CNN poll revealed anti-Semitism is alive and well in Europe. A question now is: where does honest criticism of Israeli state policy end and anti-Semitism begin? The results are eye-opening and working. With 20 percent of young French people unaware of the Holocaust. Indeed, a … Continue reading Slavoj Zizek: Racism is alive and well in both Europe and Israel – with different victims
by Chris Hedges Truthdig Dec 3, 2018 “The Lobby,” the four-part Al-Jazeera documentary blocked under heavy Israeli pressure shortly before its release, was leaked online by the Chicago-based website Electronic Intifada, the French website Orient XXI, and the Lebanese newspaper Al-Akhbar. The series is an inside look over five months by an undercover reporter, armed with … Continue reading The Film the Israel Lobby Does Not Want You to See