Wednesday Nov 27, 2013
On the popular MSNBC Rachel Maddow show, Rachel interviewed Joseph Cirincione, president of the publicly supported Ploughshares Fund which is dedicated to seeking peace and security in a world without nuclear weapons. The foundation has raised over $80 million to "fund the smartest people with the best ideas" to achieve its objectives. (16.54 on the timeline)
And the English language Russian TV station RT TV...
Saturday Aug 24, 2013
From Maurice Ostroff August 24, 2013
Dear Mr. Waters,
I am impressed by your April 9 statement on Facebook
"In these troubled times, opportunities for serious, measured discourse are too precious to be discarded on the altar of sectarian prejudice. Not to talk is not an option."
I agree, so let's talk....
Sunday May 12, 2013
In a NY Times article “Zero Dark Zero”, well-known columnist Roger Cohen wrote
“As Omar Barghouti, a leader of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel, put it recently to Yale students: ‘If the refugees were to return, you would not have a two-state solution, you’d have a Palestine next to a Palestine’.” http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/01/opinion/global/zero-...
Monday Apr 22, 2013
An Open letter to John Lyons
From Maurice Ostroff April 22, 2013
Dear Mr. Lyons,
I refer to your April 13, 2013 article in the Weekend Australian "UN's circle of unaccountability"
First of all I am as...
Friday Mar 08, 2013
By Maurice Ostroff
With "Israel apartheid week" (IAW) currently spreading its hate message around the world, it is timely to consider some little-known facts about the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) that very successfully promotes these activities. IAW is a well-funded highly professional annual series of events that take place in over 250 cities.
.But did you know that BDS leaders oppose the Palestinian...