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Iranian Provocations Since May 2019, Infographic (Clarion Project)

By   /  July 22, 2019  /  International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

July 22, 2019 The following is a map with details on all the Iranian provocations against the U.S. and its allies since May 2019. Seen altogether, it’s a shocking commentary on why tensions are currently so high between the Islamic Republic and the U.S. Editor’s note: The map and infographic was last updated July 22, […]

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Hamas Under Fire for Failed Policies – Yousef Alhelou (Arab Weekly via Daily Alert) & 2nd, related article

By   /  July 22, 2019  /  Mid. East news  /  No Comments

July 22, 2019 Hamas Under Fire for Failed Policies – Yousef Alhelou Palestinians in Gaza are increasingly expressing frustration with Hamas for failing to provide solutions to their problems. Palestinians are questioning why Hamas has stayed in power but is unable to provide a decent life for Gazans. Those who want to work in the governmental […]

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The ‘Slow Death’ of Palestinians in Lebanon by Khaled Abu Toameh, (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  July 21, 2019  /  apartheid, double standards, Human Rights, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

July 19, 2019 The Lebanese authorities’ measures against Palestinians again highlight the discrimination Palestinians have long been facing in this Arab country. “Palestinians in Lebanon,” according to a 2017 report by the Associated Press, “suffer discrimination in nearly every aspect of daily life…” Lebanese law restricts Palestinians’ ability to work in several professions, including law, […]

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Must Read: TEACHING HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO DEMONIZE ISRAEL, By Liel Leibovitz (Tablet)

By   /  July 19, 2019  /  academia, friends/enemies, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news, Must Read  /  No Comments

July 18, 2019 As a wave of anti-Israel hate spreads from elite college campuses to public high schools, some Massachusetts parents wanted to fight back. But they were not joined by the major Jewish organizations. What happened in Newton? Shortly after Rosh Hashanah of 2011, Shiri Pagliuso, a Jewish ninth grader at the Newton South […]

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Palestinian Penalized in PA for Rescuing Wounded Jews – Ruthie Blum (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   /  July 19, 2019  /  anti-Semitism, friends/enemies, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

July 19, 2019 Palestinian Penalized in PA for Rescuing Wounded Jews – Ruthie Blum Three years ago, Rabbi Michael “Miki” Mark, director of the Otniel Yeshiva, was shot and killed in a drive-by Palestinian terrorist attack while driving with his wife and two of his children in the South Hebron Hills. The car overturned and a […]

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“Palestinian” refugee dispels myths about the history of Israel By Leah Rosenberg (Israel Unwired)

By   /  July 19, 2019  /  History, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Dec. 1, 2018 Click here for article & 4 min. video by Mark Halawa  

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International Law on Jerusalem and Double Standards – Eugene Kontorovich (Mosaic via Daily Alert)

By   /  July 17, 2019  /  double standards, International, Israel, Israel's legal case, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

July 17, 2019 International Law on Jerusalem and Double Standards – Eugene Kontorovich (Mosaic) International law on the issue of a new country’s borders is fairly clear, and is applied almost across the board. But where Israel is concerned, and where the status of Jerusalem is concerned, what the UN claims international law says is not […]

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The Hamas March to Destroy Israel – Khaled Abu Toameh (Gatestone via Daily Alert)

By   /  July 17, 2019  /  Mid. East news  /  No Comments

July 17, 2019 The Hamas March to Destroy Israel – Khaled Abu Toameh On July 12, the weekly Palestinian protests along the Gaza-Israel border were held under the banner of “No to negotiations [with Israel], no to reconciliation and no to recognizing the [Israeli] entity.” By choosing this banner, the organizers of the “Great March of […]

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How Silwan Became an Arab Neighborhood, by Luke Moon (Providence via Mosaic)

By   /  July 17, 2019  /  History, Israel, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

July 17, 2019 A recent article in the New York Times complained of a “right-wing Jewish settler group” that “has moved hundreds of Jews” into the predominantly Arab eastern Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan. But, notes Luke Moon, the article says nothing about the area’s history: Silwan’s first inhabitants were Yemenite Jews who in 1881 spent six months traveling […]

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HOW TO TALK ABOUT ISRAEL AND PALESTINE, by Carly Pildis (Tablet)

By   /  July 16, 2019  /  Human Rights, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

July 10, 2019 Don’t try to save the people on either side of the conflict. Just listen to them. Click here for article

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