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WHY THEY FIGHT: 47 YEARS A SLAVE – TO ILLEGAL ISRAELI OCCUPATION


Palestinians have been waiting for their independence for almost a century.  At the end of World War I, Palestine, which had been a colony of the Ottoman Empire, was occupied by the British army.  Palestine’s population was then 93 percent … Continue reading

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BANALITY IN THE PROMISED LAND: Admitting and Rationalizing Zionism’s Evil Deeds


My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel is a personal account of the history of the Jews in Palestine (later Israel) by Ari Shavit, a liberal and influential Israeli journalist and writer who was at one time a … Continue reading

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A TIME FOR ATONEMENT: Will this Yom Kippur Bring Justice for the Palestinians?


A TIME FOR ATONEMENT: Will this Yom Kippur Bring Justice for the Palestinians? by Gil Maguire On September 29 American and Israeli Jews celebrated Rosh Hashanah.  The ten days following Rosh Hashanah are days of reflection and repentance for Jews … Continue reading

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Morning Musings: Safe Haven or Land Grab; One State or Two?


There has been a lot of discussion recently on the Mondoweiss blog site based on a thread started by one of the long-time gurus of the Israel-Palestine issue, Jerome Slater .   This discussion has caused me to change two key … Continue reading

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WALTER CRONKITE CHANGES SIDES:THE TRANSFORMATION OF JEFFREY GOLDBERG


 President Lyndon Johnson famously said, “If we’ve lost Walter Cronkite, we’ve lost the middle class”. If Benjamin Netanyahu has lost Jeffrey Goldberg, he may have also lost the American Jewish Middle Class  Jeffrey Goldberg is arguably the most important and … Continue reading

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Brazil – The Perfect Solution for Palestine


By Gil Maguire On Friday, Brazil formally recognized the State of Palestine based on its pre-1967 borders with Israel, including the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza.  Brazil did so at the request of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. This recognition, … Continue reading

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