Trump’s speech last week crossed new lines, closely mirroring the apocalyptic language of infamous anti-Semites of the late 19th and 20th centuries, all to fire up his white nationalist, anti-Semitic base. His claims the election is being ‘stolen’ and ‘rigged’ come from the same tradition.
A government that can't or won't move a few shacks out of an illegal West Bank outpost will not reach an agreement with the Palestinians unless powerful pressure is placed on it, including harsh sanctions.
Without slighting the courage needed to defy a country’s official consensus, in Israel they found a way to remove the sting even from the non-violent struggle.
On the contrary, anywhere you look in early Islamic literature, if it discusses the city at all you’ll find its Jewish connection.
Obama has his priorities wrong. Instead of stopping Assad’s butchery in Syria, he worries about Israeli ‘occupation of Palestinian lands.’
There is no justification to pay for politicized public broadcasting to the tune of hundreds of millions of shekels a year.
Just as the elites delegitimize other voting groups as 'deplorables,' so too have American Orthodox Jews been derided as 'tribalist' for supporting Trump’s unambiguous stance on Iran, and preferring not to see intermarriage glorified in a Clinton White House.
The Desert Trip festival in California was billed as the final opportunity to see rock's biggest icons together. Paul McCartney and Bob Dylan disappointed, The Who and Neil Young shone, and Roger Waters didn't miss an opportunity to bash Trump and the Israeli occupation.
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