Tuesday Nov 12, 2013
A friend who also attended the GA noted:
…residents of Judea and Samaria are one of Israel’s most pioneering, forward-thinking and creative societal and national contributors. Though boldly capable of withstanding and counterbalancing the most fierce international pressures and hate-based de-legitimization campaigns, something happens when our brothers and sisters from across the Atlantic are those who...
Saturday Nov 09, 2013
I have learned two things from the official transcript of US Secretary of State John Kerry's interview (of his fathership of a possible third intifada, I've dealt with here):
SECRETARY KERRY: ...Now, the Palestinian leadership made it absolutely clear they believe the settlements are illegal, they object to the settlements, and they are in no way condoning the settlements. But they knew that Israel would make some...
Monday Nov 04, 2013
As Dore Gold reminded us, there are those who still suggest that “Britain must atone for its sins in Palestine”.
Unfortunately, they mean sins against Arabs, not the Jews.
Dr Nabeel Shaath, member of the PLO Political Committee and Fatah Central Committee, - the institution that is the real power behind the throne in Ramallah - published last year in The Daily Telegraph, the main Arab claim...
Sunday Oct 27, 2013
As the Jerusalem Post informs us:
Government okays release of second group of 26 Palestinian prisoners for peace talks
IPS to publish names of pre-Oslo prisoners later Sunday night after bereaved families are notified; public has 48 hours to appeal release; after heated row, ministers nix bill seeking to ban future releases.
There has been some verbal contretemps between the Bayit Yehudi party and the...
Monday Oct 21, 2013
If there is any type of behavior, as distinct from thought, that highlights the bankruptcy of left-wing politics, it is what I call the Left's Fault Line of Hypocrisy.
Here, in Gershon Baskin's attempt to mollify Arabs, where he writes:
Jerusalem's holy sites must be protected, open to all to conduct their religious rites and to enable people from all religions to appreciate the cultures and...