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The Persecution of Palestinians No One Mentions by Khaled Abu Toameh (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  April 23, 2019  /  Human Rights, hypocricy, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 23, 2019 In Lebanon, Palestinians have long been facing discriminatory and “Apartheid laws” that deny them basic rights, including access to dozens of skilled professions, health-care and education services. According to some reports, thousands of Palestinians have been fleeing Lebanon in recent years as a result of the dire economic conditions and government regulations […]

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Must Read: Spain: Does the Term ‘Islamist’ Constitute Hate Speech?, by Soeren Kern (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  April 19, 2019  /  dhimmitude, double standards, friends/enemies, Human Rights, hypocricy, International, Islam, Islamic fundamentalism, Must Read  /  No Comments

Apr. 19, 2019 “The external enemies want to tell us how to run our country…. Angela Merkel and her fellow travelers, George Soros, the immigration mafias, believe that they can tell us who can and cannot enter our country. They demand that our boats pluck so-called castaways out of the sea, transfer them to our […]

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Iranian Woman Who Became Symbol of Resistance Sentenced to Prison for Removing Headscarf (The Tower via The Israel Project’s Daily Tip)

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  Human Rights, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 17, 2019 An Iranian woman who removed her obligatory Islamic headscarf in a public protest in 2017 has been sentenced to one year in prison, her lawyer said Sunday. Vida Movahed became a symbol of resistance after authorities arrested her on the first day of nationwide anti-regime protests. Demonstrations had broken out in the Islamic Republic […]

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Israel Allows Arab Citizens to Vote — Arab Leaders Do Not, by Mihal Amazigh (Algemeiner)

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  double standards, Human Rights, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 16, 2019 This weekend, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, himself in the 14th year of a four-year term, installed a new unelected cabinet. This news was met with little fanfare… Click here for full article

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Why, exactly, does @UNRWA exist in Jordan again? No one seems to know. (EoZ)

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  double standards, Human Rights, hypocricy, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Apr. 15, 2019 There are over 2.2 million Palestinians getting services from UNRWA in Jordan, about 45% of the total number of people that get UNRWA aid. The vast majority of “refugees” in UNRWA are not refugees by any definition, but in Jordan the disconnect is worse – since nearly all of them are citizens […]

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PA Condemns Results of Israeli Elections – Justin Amler (Mida-JNS via Daily Alert)

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  friends/enemies, Human Rights, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Apr. 16, 2019 PA Condemns Results of Israeli Elections – Justin Amler Palestinian Authority spokesman Saeb Erekat condemned the results of the Israeli elections, saying it was a “vote against peace.” I always find it amusing when a representative of a fascist dictatorship comments on the results of a democratic election. When was the last time […]

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What Happens to Palestinians Who Demand a Better Life? by Khaled Abu Toameh (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  Human Rights, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Apr. 12, 2019 Mohammed Safi is reported to have lost his eyesight while being held in a Hamas prison. His crime: participation in demonstrations calling for an end to the economic crisis in the Gaza Strip and protesting new taxes imposed by the Hamas rulers. “The interrogator hit him in the head from behind three […]

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Iran-Backed Militias Keeping Christians from Returning Home – Carl Anderson (WSJ via Daily Alert)

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  Human Rights, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 12, 2019 Iran-Backed Militias Keeping Christians from Returning Home – Carl Anderson (Wall Street Journal) Christian towns in Iraq increasingly look neither Christian nor Iraqi – but Iranian. The religious minorities persecuted under the ISIS caliphate remain in peril, thanks to the Iraqi government’s tolerance of Iranian influence. With their towns liberated, displaced Christians hoped […]

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So Why Can’t the Palestinians Vote? BY PESACH BENSON (HonestReporting)

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  double standards, Human Rights, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

JANUARY 1, 2019, “It’s Israel’s fault the Palestinians can’t vote.” That’s an accusation we often hear, especially when Israel pivots to election campaign mode. Unfortunately, the Palestinians are disenfranchised. But not by Israel. The Palestinians have been disenfranchised by their own feuding leaders in Fatah and Hamas. A look at the history shows Egypt and Jordan bear […]

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The Nation of Islam and Women’s “Social Justice” by Denis MacEoin (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  April 10, 2019  /  anti-Semitism, Human Rights, hypocricy, International, Islam, Lies & Deceptions  /  No Comments

Apr. 10, 2019 Louis Farrakhan, the Nation of Islam leader, stands for almost everything the Women’s March principles claim to deplore. He is a misogynist who wants to keep women in their traditional roles, he hates all LGBT people in an exceptionally vicious way, he is a black separatist, unlike the marchers, who call for […]

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