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CBS pulls down billboards calling for end to US aid to Israel

CBS pulls down billboards calling for end to US aid to Israel from Mondoweiss by Philip Weiss   Stop30Billion billboard on Melrose Avenue — before and after Two weeks back we reported on 23 billboards being put up in the Los Angeles area calling for … Continue reading

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It’s apartheid in the West Bank, but Obama and liberal Jews are too ‘intimidated’ to say anything — Perlstein in Rolling Stone

It’s apartheid in the West Bank, but Obama and liberal Jews are too ‘intimidated’ to say anything — Perlstein in Rolling Stone from Mondoweiss by Philip Weiss It’s finally happening. The great slumbering and privileged body of integrated American Jews is lifting its … Continue reading

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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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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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The predictable aftermath of the anti-CAP smear

The predictable aftermath of the anti-CAP smear BY GLENN GREENWALD Sheldon Adelson, Jonah Goldberg, Haim Saban  (Credit: Reuters/aei.org) I’ve written several times about the coordinated smear campaign to brand writers at the Center for American Progress as “anti-Semites” in order to punish them for defying … Continue reading

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Assassination has been a trusty tool in Zionism’s rightwing movement

Assassination has been a trusty tool in Zionism’s rightwing movement from Mondoweiss by Philip Weiss Swedish diplomat Folke Bernadotte, murdered by Zionists in 1948 The suggestion by Atlanta Jewish Times publisher Andrew Adler that the Mossad assassinate Barack Obama has been justly condemned … Continue reading

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an Israeli connection

an Israeli connection from The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي الغاضب by noreply@blogger.com (As’ad AbuKhalil) “One aspect of Newt Gingrich’s much-scrutinized history with his second wife Marianne Gingrich that does not seem to have been much noted is this: During much of … Continue reading

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MLK and the peace process

MLK and the peace process from Mondoweiss by Phan Nguyen MLK Jr I would like to focus on a word that, when employed by defenders of Israel, is meaningless. The word is “peace.” Assisting me in interpreting this word today are Martin Luther … Continue reading

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The “anti-Semitism” smear campaign against CAP and Media Matters rolls on

The “anti-Semitism” smear campaign against CAP and Media Matters rolls on BY GLENN GREENWALD https://plusone.google.com/_/+1/fastbutton?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.salon.com%2F2012%2F01%2F19%2Fthe_smear_campaign_against_cap_and_media_matters_rolls_on%2F&size=medium&count=true&annotation=bubble&hl=en-US&jsh=m%3B%2F_%2Fapps-static%2F_%2Fjs%2Fwidget%2F__features__%2Frt%3Dj%2Fver%3D8KOJ489ZQn4.en.%2Fsv%3D1%2Fam%3D!KW4lzGmbF_KIhSW8Og%2Fd%3D1%2F#id=I1_1327023552500&parent=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.salon.com&rpctoken=112248900&_methods=onPlusOne%2C_ready%2C_close%2C_open%2C_resizeMe Josh Block (updated below) Last month, my Salon colleague Justin Elliott revealed that AIPAC’s former spokesman, Josh Block, had been encouraging neoconservative journalists and pundits on a private email list … Continue reading

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