Israel Moves to Become Formal Ethnocracy

By: Tuesday November 25, 2014 9:52 am

In a seemingly inevitable move the Israel government under Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has formally moved to restrict national rights in Israel to Jews alone. The law has passed the cabinet and if it passes parliament then the pretense of a pluralistic democracy is over – to be a true Israeli one must be Jewish, [...]

Leading US Jewish Publication Questions Netanyahu’s Grasp On Reality

By: Friday October 31, 2014 11:00 am

Haaretz Daily Cartoon – 30/10/14 http://t.co/ueOAVVKkc3 pic.twitter.com/xWXJ5OgQL6 — Haaretz.com (@haaretzcom) October 30, 2014 The bitter back and forth between Israeli and US officials in the Obama Administration that spilled out into the open earlier this week has taken another twisted turn. After The Atlantic reported that a Senior Obama Administration official called Israeli Prime Minister [...]

Israeli Official Hits Back At US After “Chickenshit” Comment, Sweden Recognizes Palestine As State

By: Thursday October 30, 2014 5:48 am

Haaretz Daily Cartoon – 30/10/14 http://t.co/ueOAVVKkc3 pic.twitter.com/xWXJ5OgQL6 — Haaretz.com (@haaretzcom) October 30, 2014 So much for cooler heads prevailing. In response to a story where an anonymous Obama Administration official called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “chickenshit”, an Israeli official has gone on the record to trash the United States under President Obama. Moshe Feiglin, [...]

Obama Administration Official Calls Netanyahu ‘Chickenshit’, Threat To Withdraw Cover At UN In Play

By: Wednesday October 29, 2014 8:09 am

According to Jeffrey Goldberg of The Atlantic, the US-Israeli relationship has entered a crisis period. The crisis is marked by distrust and disgust from both officials in the Obama Administration and Netanyahu government. One Obama Administration official reportedly characterized Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu as a “chickenshit” leader who is obsessed with staying in power at [...]

AIPAC And Congressional Hawks Trying To Kill Iran Deal

By: Monday October 27, 2014 9:42 am

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) and hawks in Congress are reportedly lobbying hard to blow up a deal between the US and Iran regarding Iran’s nuclear program. Partnering with hawks in Congress, AIPAC is urging lawmakers to kill the deal and start a new round of sanctions in light of not getting the [...]

President Of Israel Says Israel Is A ‘Sick Society’

By: Monday October 20, 2014 7:30 am

After this summer’s gruesome military campaign in Gaza few in the international community would claim Israel is not in need of some serious self-reflection. By the end of the slaughter even Israel’s most steadfast ally, the United States, was condemning Israel for its savage behavior against a trapped civilian population. The killing of innocents to [...]

Israeli Deputy Speaker Calls For Concentration Camps In Gaza, Sending Palestinians To Other Countries

By: Tuesday August 5, 2014 5:45 am

Writers for The Times of Israel are not the only ones looking to obliterate the Palestinians in Gaza. Moshe Feiglin, the Deputy Speaker of the Israeli Knesset, has said it is time for Israel to take all of Gaza, destroy Hamas and all of their supporters, and send the Palestinians to concentration camps on the [...]

US Condemns Israel Bombing School, Netanyahu Tells Kerry To Never Second Guess Him Again

By: Monday August 4, 2014 5:38 am

Airstrikes in #Gaza hit seventh UN school sheltering civilians: http://t.co/TN1wsX7jvP pic.twitter.com/6htnXBvCge — VICE News (@vicenews) August 3, 2014 Better late than never? After weeks of defending Israel’s strikes on Palestinian civilians in Gaza as necessary and appropriate, the US State Department finally issued a statement condemning one of Israel’s attacks. The State Department labeled Israel’s [...]

81 Palestinians Dead From Israeli Strikes On Gaza

By: Thursday July 10, 2014 5:32 am

In the aftermath of Israelis being caught burning alive an innocent Palestinian teenager -in retaliation for the deaths of three Israelis- and the subsequent beating an American citizen, a major military campaign has been launched on the people of Gaza. So far the bombing has killed 81 Palestinians, including 22 children according to the Gaza Health [...]

Israel Forms Snap Unity Government

By: Tuesday May 8, 2012 7:39 am

In an unexpected development, Benjamin Netanyahu has canceled early elections in Israel, instead forming a unity government with Kadima, the center-right rival recently taken over by Shaul Mofaz. The elections, which would have taken place in September, will now get delayed a year. Under the agreement, Kadima will join Netanyahu’s government and commit to supporting [...]

Obama to War Hypemongers: “Explain the Consequences”

By: Tuesday March 6, 2012 11:48 am

The President’s press conference wrapped up, and the focus was mostly on Iran, to the exclusion of even a single question about Eric Holder’s asserted right to kill American citizens without a trial. I still think that the President ran the risk of walking into a cul-de-sac by asserting that the Administration didn’t have a [...]

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