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The AP is reporting today on a terror attack on civilians at a Jerusalem train station. A Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded train station in ...
by JNEREBEL
Comment Count 76 comments on Wed Oct 22, 2014 at 01:01 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
This is not exactly new news, but I was reading yesterday's NY Times article on the state of play in Gaza, and realized I hadn't read on this site that Egypt seems to be pushing for a proposal to ...
by dcg2
Comment Count 122 comments on Wed Aug 06, 2014 at 11:40 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Serious question. Is this what Daily Kos has come to? Personally, I think as long as a Palestinian (2+ / 1-) …is left alive, Israel will be under attack. I speak as a military strategist and ...
by IndieGuy
Comment Count 67 comments on Thu Jul 31, 2014 at 10:25 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
There has been some debate on this site that Hamas is using Gaza civilians as human shields. Before going any further - Definition of human shields from the Geneva Convention: It can be concluded ...
by Trobone
Comment Count 134 comments on Tue Jul 22, 2014 at 02:22 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
I'd like to clarify something about this term. Hasbara (הסברה, which really should be appropriately transliterated as hasbarah) is a common Hebrew word that translates as 'explanation'. In ...
by ortheother
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Jul 17, 2014 at 02:22 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
I hate my index finger. It wanders out of control from time to time and, in spite of itself, it clicks into an I-P diary. How many times have I told it to STOP! Stay away!? My index finger ...
by Radiowalla
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Jul 13, 2014 at 04:04 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
There was a very informative article published last week in Haaretz on comments PA President Abbas gave in a speech to Meretz. “People say that after signing a peace agreement we will still ...
by JNEREBEL
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Aug 27, 2013 at 02:33 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
One of the most debilitating and divisive aspects of the discourse surrounding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is the way constituencies engage the question of how anti-Zionism relates to anti-...
by ortheother
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun Feb 10, 2013 at 02:01 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Sorry, I can't hang around, but in case folks are interested, the results are coming in and it looks like the right-wing didn't do anywhere near as well as they'd hoped. From CNN : Jerusalem (CNN) -
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 51 comments on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 05:42 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Bibi Netanyahu's response to the UN vote is nothing less than the manufacturing of an unmistakable Pyrrhic victory: Israel plans to build some 3,000 new housing units in East Jerusalem and West ...
by ortheother
Comment Count 59 comments on Sun Dec 02, 2012 at 12:17 AM PST with 18 Recommends
Mitt's Epic Fail tour of Foreign Countries now features a serious problem, not just tone-deaf Mitt putting his Gucci's in his mouth. First: Romney is raising money in Israel (presumably from ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu Jul 26, 2012 at 12:48 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
Breaking news heard on BBC tonight and confirmed by this written report from the ...
by James Kroeger
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Jun 03, 2011 at 01:22 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Such leadership, boldness, and vision. Senate Democrats are expected to support a resolution ...
by david mizner
Comment Count 585 comments on Wed May 25, 2011 at 11:06 AM PDT with 298 Recommends
In the last 48 hours, the Asian media at least seem to have started calling the Egyptian Revolution the “Nile Revolution”. Is this name really as good as it gets? Since the brave ...
by craigwbar
Comment Count 30 comments on Thu Feb 10, 2011 at 02:07 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Consider ...
by ThisIsMyTime
Comment Count 81 comments on Fri Feb 04, 2011 at 03:47 AM PST with 19 Recommends
As someone who supports the existence of Israel as a strong Jewish state, and the rights of Palestinians (and all people) to live in peace with full citizenship rights, I have read with interest ...
by ProfJonathan
Comment Count 56 comments on Thu Jan 27, 2011 at 09:24 AM PST with 5 Recommends
This is a repost of Peacenick's Wild Wild Left ...
by TheGrandWazoo
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jan 14, 2011 at 05:20 AM PST with 2 Recommends
It is really amazing that a tiny left wing blogger has retained Noam Chomsky in order to bring his brilliance to the "working class Left" as my friend refers to herself. This will be tomorrow at 6pm ...
by Peacenick
Comment Count 41 comments on Thu Jan 13, 2011 at 04:06 PM PST with 29 Recommends
This diary is intended as a proposal for community moderation for Israel/Palestine diaries, and an invitation for ideas from all who are interested. First, some background. As you all know, I/P ...
by Paul in Berkeley
Comment Count 647 comments on Tue Jan 04, 2011 at 09:24 AM PST with 15 Recommends
I don't intend this to be a long diary, in part because it's not a particularly long (or new) story: once again, the United Nations has proven itself to be completely unfit to act as a remotely ...
by ProfJonathan
Comment Count 356 comments on Mon Dec 13, 2010 at 01:54 PM PST with 5 Recommends