Monthly Archives: February 2012

Video: Olmert, Livni & Barak were ‘masters of war’ 3 years ago

Video: Olmert, Livni & Barak were ‘masters of war’ 3 years ago from Mondoweiss by Philip Weiss New, and wrenching, video from Sana Kassem is up at Norman Finkelstein’s site, using the Bob Dylan anti-war anthem. Popout “The Gaza Massacre” from Sana Kassem on Vimeo. Advertisements

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Repulsive progressive hypocrisy

Repulsive progressive hypocrisy BY GLENN GREENWALD https://plusone.google.com/_/+1/fastbutton?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.salon.com%2F2012%2F02%2F08%2Frepulsive_progressive_hypocrisy%2F&size=medium&count=true&annotation=bubble&hl=en-US&jsh=m%3B%2F_%2Fapps-static%2F_%2Fjs%2Fgapi%2F__features__%2Frt%3Dj%2Fver%3DJply8MRgngQ.en.%2Fsv%3D1%2Fam%3D!n_yunSsn15SIR87Grw%2Fd%3D1%2F#id=I1_1328801519860&parent=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.salon.com&rpctoken=313547518&_methods=onPlusOne%2C_ready%2C_close%2C_open%2C_resizeMe%2C_renderstart President Barack Obama speaks at UPS, Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)  (Credit: AP) (updated below) During the Bush years, Guantanamo was the core symbol of right-wing radicalism and … Continue reading

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Black Politics Atrophies Under Obama

Black Politics Atrophies Under Obama Wed, 02/08/2012 – 10:55 — Glen Ford War Against Somalia | War Against Libya | Occupy the Dream | Obamarama | foreclosure moratorium Printer-friendly version   by BAR executive editor Glen Ford “Traditional Black progressive and movement politics has … Continue reading

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Ted Rall: Shared Sacrifice

Shared Sacrifice from Ted Rall’s Rallblog by Ted Rall The country is broke! Now it’s time for everyone, rich and poor, to roll up their sleeves (if they have any) and pitch in.

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Iraqi universities

Iraqi universities from The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي الغاضب by noreply@blogger.com (As’ad AbuKhalil) “Until the 1990s, Iraq had perhaps the best university system in the Middle East. Saddam Hussein’s regime used oil revenues to underwrite free tuition for Iraqi university students … Continue reading

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu endorses PennBDS conference

Archbishop Desmond Tutu endorses PennBDS conference from Mondoweiss by Adam Horowitz Popout Also see, from earlier today, Phan Nguyen’s post – When Desmond Tutu got the ‘Penn BDS’ treatment

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Dershowitz justifies war on Iran in fresh attacks on BDS conference

Dershowitz justifies war on Iran (and Iraq? again?)– and Mort Zuckerman rides shotgun– in fresh attacks on BDS conference from Mondoweiss by Alex Kane Alan Dershowitz at UPENN last night (Photo: Stephanie Nam/Daily Pennsylvanian) The Israel apologists are out in full force as … Continue reading

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When Desmond Tutu got the ‘Penn BDS’ treatment

When Desmond Tutu got the ‘Penn BDS’ treatment from Mondoweiss by Phan Nguyen In light of the attacks against the upcoming Penn BDS conference, I offer a reminder of the time Desmond Tutu got the “Penn BDS” treatment at other US universities, even … Continue reading

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Zionism is racism, always: a “Jews only” parking lot

Zionism is racism, always: a “Jews only” parking lot from The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي الغاضب by noreply@blogger.com (As’ad AbuKhalil) “Armenian residents of Jerusalem’s Old City are protesting a municipal decision to designate a parking lot in the area solely for … Continue reading

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Barghouti: Attacks on the Penn BDS conference reveal panic that Israel is losing hearts and minds

Barghouti: Attacks on the Penn BDS conference reveal panic that Israel is losing hearts and minds from Mondoweiss by Adam Horowitz Omar Barghouti, who was smeared in Professor Ruben Gur’s outrageous broadside against the Penn BDS conference, has been given a chance to reply. … Continue reading

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