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Palestinian prisoners ready for mass hunger strike

Electronic Intifada - Tue, 22/04/2014 - 8:42pm
All parties must step up efforts to release prisoners, says Palestinian jailed by Israel for 27 years.
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In Bethlehem raid, "Israel and the Palestinian Authority are together"

Electronic Intifada - Tue, 22/04/2014 - 5:00pm
Seamless coordination was obvious during recent assault on occupied West Bank city.
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Does Bennett know where Abbas comes from?

Jews sans frontieres - Mon, 21/04/2014 - 6:41am
I ask because Bayit Yehudi Chairman, Naftali Bennett, has said that Abbas can "go home".  Here's YNET:Reaching the current threat to dismantle Palestinian self-rule, Bennett wrote: "Now they ...
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Dershowitz and the truth: are they by no chance related?

Jews sans frontieres - Sun, 20/04/2014 - 8:27pm
Check this out in the New York Times.  It's various lawyers, academic, practising and both, commenting on the Pistorius case in South Africa.  They asked Alan Dershowitz for his take on ...
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Foxman decides to oppose false allegations of antisemitism

Jews sans frontieres - Fri, 18/04/2014 - 11:03pm
And about time too but I am surprised at Abe Foxman, of all people, denouncing a practice that has earned him over half a million dollars a year for the whole of this century and a big chunk of ...
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FUCUps go for broke

Jews sans frontieres - Fri, 18/04/2014 - 1:35pm
I've only just seen this Engage piece by David Hirsh about a preliminary hearing on costs in the Fraser v University and College Union case.  The case was possibly the biggest disaster to ...
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International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network supports Palestinian Prisoners' Day at Passover

Jews sans frontieres - Thu, 17/04/2014 - 10:21pm
Passover, Haggadah and ActionLiberation Seders are part of a long tradition of recommiting ourselves to today's struggles for justice. In this spirit, we ask you to join US Palestinian ...
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British war cemetery not immune to Gaza siege

Electronic Intifada - Thu, 17/04/2014 - 9:06pm
Israel has bulldozed and bombed a century-old war cemetery.
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A tree-hugging "peace" film detached from Palestine's reality

Electronic Intifada - Thu, 17/04/2014 - 7:07pm
Funded by the EU, Under the Same Sun portrays boycotters of Israel as bullies.
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Updating The Jewish Chronicle

Jews sans frontieres - Thu, 17/04/2014 - 5:11pm
Hey this is a curious thing.I posted earlier about a JC print edition article headed, Beth Din won't cater for Riba boycotters and I noted then that the article hadn't appeared in the on line ...
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Beth Din Boycotts RIBA

Jews sans frontieres - Thu, 17/04/2014 - 7:05am
In today's print edition of the Jewish Chronicle there's a report that the Beth Din won't cater for Riba boycotters.  It's not in the on line edition.  It's by that Marcus Dysch chap so ...
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What a difference a day makes...

Jews sans frontieres - Thu, 17/04/2014 - 2:30am
Did you see Google's doodle?  It looks like this:You can click on it if you're feeling lucky.or if you visit the real deal you can hover your mouse over it where you'll be told that today is ...
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Orwellian Prizes

Jews sans frontieres - Wed, 16/04/2014 - 6:03pm
I've seen a few bloggers and twitterers claiming some inspiration from George Orwell.  It's usually the more brazenly dishonest who make the claim with a masthead quote (well paraphrase) like ...
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The Palestinians and the "Jewish state"

Electronic Intifada - Wed, 16/04/2014 - 3:05pm
How can the Palestinian leadership agree to a vague term that Israeli lawmakers cannot define?
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Why we're taking a different approach to divestment

Electronic Intifada - Wed, 16/04/2014 - 2:17pm
A student referendum at DePaul University in Chicago will make it harder for pro-Israel lobby groups to influence divestment efforts.
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Resisting the “cannibalization” of Palestine’s heritage

Electronic Intifada - Tue, 15/04/2014 - 7:17pm
Patrick Stewart’s film “It’s Better to Jump” shows the insidious ways that the historic city of Akka is being ethnically cleansed.
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Ayaan Nations?

Jews sans frontieres - Tue, 15/04/2014 - 1:58pm
Who is this Ayaan Hirsi Ali person?  I've been away for a little over a week and I've seen this former Somali former Muslim in various parts of the blogosphere, mostly in connection with an ...
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Sweet and sinister images from Gaza's hottest artists

Electronic Intifada - Thu, 10/04/2014 - 6:53pm
Hazem Harb’s limbless figures resemble Francis Bacon’s most celebrated work.
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Why Jews must oppose muzzling of Palestine solidarity activists

Electronic Intifada - Wed, 09/04/2014 - 7:45pm
Northeastern University’s suspension of Students for Justice in Palestine cannot be defended.
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Tel Aviv University bans Palestinian speaker

Electronic Intifada - Wed, 09/04/2014 - 5:21pm
Muhammad Kanaaneh was prevented from speaking on Land Day after violent threats from right-wing groups.
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