A reasonable statement

On Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 in News.

Brussels/Washington/Jerusalem, 31 May 2010: The International Crisis Group condemns Israel’s assault on a flotilla of humanitarian aid bound for Gaza, which resulted in a tragic loss of life. At the same time, the incident is an indictment of a much broader policy toward Gaza for which Israel does not bear sole responsibility. For years, many in the international community have been complicit in a policy that aimed at isolating Gaza in the hope of weakening Hamas. This policy is morally


No words

On Monday, May 31st, 2010 in News, The Israel-Palestine Conflict.

The armada of hate and violence in support of the Hamas terror organization was a premeditated and outrageous provocation. The organizers’ intent was violent, their method was violent, and unfortunately, the results were violent. Opening statement – transcript: DEPUTY FM AYALON: Good morning, everyone. I want to report this morning that the armada of hate and violence in support of the Hamas terror organization was a premeditated and outrageous provocation. The organizers are well-known for their ties to Global Jihad,


State of insanity

On Monday, May 31st, 2010 in News, The Israel-Palestine Conflict.

Of course the peace flotilla will not bring peace, and it won’t even manage to reach the Gaza shore. The action plan has included dragging the ships to Ashdod port, but it has again dragged us to the shores of stupidity and wrongdoing By Gideon Levy The Israeli propaganda machine has reached new highs its hopeless frenzy. It has distributed menus from Gaza restaurants, along with false information. It embarrassed itself by entering a futile public relations battle, which it


Voltaire: Will you please fucking button your shirt already, you fucking flatulent fraud?

On Monday, May 31st, 2010 in News, The Israel-Palestine Conflict.

French philosopher addresses ‘Democracy and its Challenges’ conference sponsored by the French Embassy in Israel in cooperation with Haaretz. “If a time should come when dialogue between Diaspora Jews and Israeli Jews becomes illegal, if it is blocked by the obstacles of censorship, this will be a retreat from the democratic ideal,” said French philosopher Bernard Henri Levy Sunday evening at the opening of the “Democracy and its Challenges” conference in Tel Aviv. Levy’s address opened the conference, organized by


Latest from flotilla

On Monday, May 31st, 2010 in News.

Noam and Norman, The latest news on the Flotilla is that they had been surrounded earlier by 3 Israeli War Ships for 2 hours. The Flotilla of ships have now sailed due west, further into International waters. (Like that would stop Israel from attacking….) The 3 War Ships have now gone out of range on the radars, but are not far away. The situation is still very tense on board, however, everyone is prepared for the worst. I am in


Nasrallah Speaks!

On Saturday, May 29th, 2010 in News.

In His Name The speech delivered by Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah marking the tenth anniversary of the Resistance and Liberation Day on Tuesday 25/5/2010 at Sayyed Asshuhada Compound in Beirut’s Southern Suburb. In the Name of Allah, The Compassionate, The Most Merciful. Praise be to Allah, The Lord of the world. Peace be on the Seal of prophets, our Master and Prophet Abi Al Qassem Mohammad and on his chaste and pure Household, chosen companions and all prophets


Resolving the Israel-Palestine conflict: What we can learn from South Africa

On Saturday, May 29th, 2010 in News.

http://mideast.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2010/05/26/lessons_of_the_south_africa_experience_thoughts_on_the_israel_palestinian_conflict [This article was excerpted with permission from President Thabo Mbeki’s speech at the Al-Jazeera Forum in Doha on May 24, 2010.] Al-Jazeera invited us to address this Forum on the topic–Talking to the Enemy: the South African Experience. We should perhaps conclude with some of the most important lessons specific to this experience. One of these is that the path to the negotiations became possible once the dominant ruling power in our country realised that it could not achieve its objectives


Obama Launches Jewish Money Month

On Saturday, May 29th, 2010 in News, The Israel-Palestine Conflict.

U.S. President launches Jewish Heritage Month in first-ever White House reception honoring contribution of Jewish Americans. By Natasha Mozgovaya and The Associated Press http://www.haaretz.com/jewish-world/obama-jews-outlook-on-the-future-should-be-a-lesson-to-all-americans-1.292662   U.S. President Barack Obama launched Jewish Heritage Month on Thursday as he hosted some 200 guests at the White House to honor the contribution of Jewish Americans. In his address, Obama said that Jewish people’s belief that a better future is always possible should be a lesson for all Americans. Obama honored the contributions American


Recent Correspondence (II)

On Saturday, May 29th, 2010 in News.

Please post under: Recent Correspondence (II) On Fri, May 28, 2010 at 1:56 AM, mordy tassa <mordyonline@gmail.com> wrote: Dear Mr. Finkelstein,   In preparation for my research on the subject of “self-hatred” I would like to interview you about this abnormal human phenomena.   For instance, Wikipedia defines self-hatred as “The term self-hatred can refer to either a strong dislike for oneself, one’s actions, or a strong dislike or hatred of one’s own race, gender, nationality, sexual orientation, species or any


Recent correspondence

On Saturday, May 29th, 2010 in News.

On Thu, May 27, 2010 at 1:29 AM, <jeffreyfixler103@comcast.net> wrote:   im quite tired of seeing your name plastered all over the internet.  you are an islamo=nazi who does not practice what you preach  why dont you go to the middleast and fight the israelis like so many of your islamo-nazi brethren?  let me tell you why!  you are a coward who promotes the murder  of non-muslims but is unwilling to engage in such activity  yourself.  i wish you would



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