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May 24th 2011 Text of PM Binyamin Netanyahu's speech to the US Congress We must also find a way to forge a lasting peace with the Palestinians. Two years ago, I publicly committed to a solution ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 384 comments on Tue Mar 17, 2015 at 11:13 PM PDT with 285 Recommends
"I'm outraged,"
by Samuel Vargo
Comment Count 46 comments on Fri Feb 13, 2015 at 12:12 AM PST with 49 Recommends
The US has had its own history of "prime evil" where civil rights has had its assassins as well as those who used Jim Crow law to further an American Apartheid rooted in the history of slavery. It ...
by annieli
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2015 at 11:08 AM PST with 3 Recommends
New polls ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Dec 23, 2014 at 03:23 PM PST with 30 Recommends
courtesy of Nicholas Kristof in his column for Sunday's New York Times , When Whites Just Don’t Get It, Part 5 (and there are links for the first four pieces in this series in a sidebar). Each ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 31 comments on Sat Nov 29, 2014 at 08:04 PM PST with 134 Recommends
Israel's President Reuven Rivlin a member of Netanyahu's Likud Party blasted Bibi's proposed new law that proclaims that only Israel's Jewish citizens possess "national rights". Israeli president ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Nov 26, 2014 at 09:39 AM PST with 41 Recommends
It’s been two months since a long-term ceasefire between Israel and Gaza was agreed to following Israel’s 51 days ...
by Cal3bg
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Oct 30, 2014 at 08:26 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
In her autobiography, My People Shall Live: The Autobiography of a Revolutionary , Leila Khaled, the renowned Palestinian revolutionary and freedom fighter, explained that "the supreme objective of ...
by BenNorton
Comment Count 117 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2014 at 08:08 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon has officially banned Palestinians from traveling on Israeli-run public transportation in the West Bank, according to a new report by Haaretz , Israel’s ...
by BenNorton
Comment Count 208 comments on Sun Oct 26, 2014 at 08:37 AM PDT with 92 Recommends
Numerous sources in Israel-Palestine are reporting that an Israeli settler ran over two young Palestinian girls with a car, killing 5-year-old Enas Shawkat and injuring the other, outside a ...
by BenNorton
Comment Count 183 comments on Sun Oct 19, 2014 at 08:56 AM PDT with 130 Recommends
Frustrated with the secession of Israeli Governments' who have shown a complete lack of interest in good faith negotiations with the Palestinian Authority toward a framework settlement to the ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Sep 26, 2014 at 10:21 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
The call has gone out again , as it did a month and a half ago , to stop an Israeli-owned ship from unloading at the Port of Oakland. There is a long and, to many, proud tradition of such actions ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2014 at 08:01 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
by Randle Aubrey
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 09:34 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
by Randle Aubrey
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by Randle Aubrey
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by Randle Aubrey
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by Randle Aubrey
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 09:26 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
In late 1979, an American "Vela" spy satellite picked up a mysterious bright flash near Antarctica. Since then, experts have debated what "The Vela Incident" really was--a meteorite? An illegal ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed Nov 26, 2014 at 01:15 PM PST with 28 Recommends
Images of ...
by New Minas
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Sep 04, 2014 at 09:46 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Haaretz published a piece on West Bank settlers and Palestinian villagers reaching out to each other for dialog . To quote one of the leaders, Shaul Judelman: Our goal here is empowering moderate ...
by subir
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 09:52 AM PDT with 6 Recommends