Some years back a writer - much lauded by Saul Bellow no less - wrote a historical study in book form that alleged there were hardly any Palestinians living in Palestine before the Zionist emmigration began in the early 20th century. It was propoganda and totally without scholarly merit. Now the Palestinians are similarly engaged in their version. The game of disenfranchaisement continues. The world waits in vain for both sides to grow up.
Israeli tourist killed after falling off cliff in Jordan (Haaretz)
from the article: U.S. condemns Palestinian claim that Western Wall 'isn't Jewish'
Palestinians report four people wounded, including three children, in Israeli airstrikes before dawn on Thursday. Israel said its attacks were in response to mortar fire at IDF soldiers.10:47 05.05.16 | 4 comments
Survivors of Nazi persecution who immigrated before 1953 are eligible for a monthly stipend from the state, ranging from 2,200 shekels to 9,000 shekels, as well as other benefits.02:52 05.05.16 | 0 comments
Critics blame the emotional trauma inflicted on teenagers, the high cost imposed on parents, and the nationalist message at the expense of universal values.10:56 05.05.16 | 0 comments