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So Far 37 Reps Are Skipping Bibi's Speech - Is Yours?

As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu prepares for his speech to Congress next Tuesday, more and more representatives have said they won’t go. As the list of non-attendees grows that creates more political space for others not to attend. 797 more words

Nuclear Weapons

Israelis starting to see Netanyahu as the dangerous fascist he is

From the Guardian here:

A former head of Israel’s foreign intelligence service Mossad is urging voters to oust Binyamin Netanyahu in the next general election, accusing the prime minister of endangering the country’s security with his stance on the Iranian nuclear programme.

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D. Politics

Israel turns off power to hundreds of thousands of Palestinians in the dead of winter

Annie Robbins on February 24, 2015

Ramallah Feb 20, 2015 (photo: Twitter Elia Ghorbieh)

Hundreds of thousands of Palestinians are cashed strapped this winter because Israel is withholding $240 million in tax revenue to the Palestinian Authority as punishment for joining the ICC. 423 more words

News And Politics

"Israel's Hebron handiwork: Its most heinous endeavor since 1948"

Israel’s Hebron handiwork: Its most heinous endeavor since 1948

The sickest imagination of present-day anti-Semites cannot compete with the handiwork of Israel and its emissaries the settlers in Hebron for the past 20 years. 644 more words

Israel/Palestine

Gisha: Gaza reconstruction impossible without connection to West Bank

Six months after Gaza hostilities, Gisha publishes position paper: Gaza reconstruction impossible
without connection to West Bank

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Six months after the end of the fighting in Gaza, … 386 more words

Israel/Palestine

New pieces from Banksy in Palestine

via rikaorlanda: New pieces from Banksy in Palestine… | A Utopian Encyclopedia.

rikaorlanda:

watch the film here

“…After teasing us with a single shot on Instagram earlier this morning (GMT time), Banksy finally revealed the location of the first piece which is Gaza in Palestine.

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Politics, World Affairs & Current Events

Leaked cables show Netanyahu’s Iran bomb claim contradicted by Mossad

Leaked cables show Netanyahu’s Iran bomb claim contradicted by Mossad

Gulf between Israeli secret service and PM revealed in documents shared with the Guardian along with other secrets including CIA bids to contact Hamas… 1,328 more words

Israel/Palestine