Tillerson will name a special envoy to monitor alleged anti-Semitism, which includes criticism of Israel. All three previous envoys have been Israel partisans and helped create the new definition of the word. Dozens of other positions – on the environment, food security, conflict diamonds, etc – are being eliminated.
The issue of Israel’s right to exist has nothing to do with anti-Semitism, but everything to do with where it exists and at whose expense.
Reporter Judy Maltz reports in Ha’aretz on: “How Israel excludes those ‘not Jewish enough’: Meet the ‘second-class’ Jews whose plight is sparking an uprising against Israel’s supreme religious authority…”
Israeli forces destroyed three Palestinian schools for children in the occupied West Bank, just days before start of school year, as part of an ongoing attack on education in Palestine.
Robert Parry reports that despite the continual condemnation of Trump by the liberal establishment and the neocons, who are often allied in war-making efforts, Trump’s actions have led to a sharp drop-off in Syrian bloodshed. Israel’s Netanyahu is not happy…
In the wake of Charlottesville, many people opposing racism have donated to the ADL, resulting in a 1,000 spike in donations. Unfortunately, however, the ADL actually uses its $57 million budget to enable racism…
If Dem Senator Bob Menendez is found guilty of corruption charges and replaced, the pro-Israel lobby would lose a staunch supporter of Israel.
Richard Spencer reminds Israeli TV viewers that his ideology of white supremacy has much in common Zionism; Larudee calls on the March for Racial Justice to exclude Zionists.
Israel has managed to turn 50 years of Palestinian resistance to occupation into a cottage industry, and is now selling the concept of a police state to the world
Many Americans believe that Israel was given to the Jewish people by God. But does the Bible support this belief? Answering this requires examining the conditions God put on the “land grant” and the consequences of violating those conditions. With this background, viewers are equipped to decide for themselves about the legitimacy of Israel’s claim.