All that hardship and blood and effort and sheer determination would be for nothing if we didn't make sure that our path is laid down. The fact that this is a Jewish state is the reason for our existence. It's the basis for our national morality and the education of our children, for international politics, for immigration and for planning for the future. It's the basis on which we negotiate with the rest of the world. It's the reason why Hebrew and not English is our national language. It's the reason for our flag and our anthem. Nobody (for the thousandth time) rejects those neighbouring states that clearly call themselves The Islamic state of ..... Perhaps we should change our name to 'The Jewish State of Israel' and make it clear to the world who we are and why we are here.
EU urges Turkey to keep border open to Syrian refugees (AP)
from the article: Peace is not child's play
It follows their Facebook pages, uses fake profiles to 'befriend' them and presents screenshots of posts in court – this is how Israel Police is adding social activists to its virtual surveillance list. 'They know what I write and do,' Ethiopian protest leader says.09:46 06.02.16 | 2 comments
The Syrian army is rapidly closing in on the rebels who are in control of the city, leaving a narrow corridor through which civilians are escaping on foot; Russian and Iranian support are tipping the balance in Assad's favor.01:04 06.02.16 | 1 comments
If you don’t conduct some sort of discussion with the most fanatic people on the other side, you won’t understand them – or yourself.12:24 06.02.16 | 0 comments