Tag: Gaza

Burn All Churches Says Israeli-Jewish Leader

The leader of a Jewish group has voiced support for arson attacks on Christian Churches in Israel. Benzi Gopstein, the head of Lehava – which has drawn notoriety for its violent attacks on Jewish-Arab assimilition – made the statements at a panel discussion for Jewish Yeshiva students. Benzi, later tried to escape from accusations of inciting… Read More ›

Israelis Burn Palestinian Baby To Death

It has been reported that Jewish settlers fire-bombed A West-Bank house on a early Friday morning; Hebrew graffiti was found at the place reading, ‘revenge’ and ‘long live the Messiah’. A one-and-a-half year-old Palestinian baby was burned to death and three of his family members were seriously injured on Friday morning after their house was… Read More ›

Video: Shocking Words Of Israeli Leaders Read Aloud In Irish Parliament

By Ali Abunimah / Electronic Intifada In this video, Irish lawmaker Richard Boyd Barrett reads out some of the more shocking, violent and racist statements recently made by Israeli ministers and military officials. Boyd Barrett was speaking in Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland, yesterday during questions to… Read More ›

Video: Israeli Forces Beat Elderly Palestinian Man While Demolishing Jerusalem Homes

Charlotte Silver / Electronic Intifada This video shows Israeli occupation police and border guards brutally attacking members of the family of Nidal Abu Khalid early Tuesday morning, as they arrived to demolish two homes in the Silwan neighborhood of occupied East Jerusalem. The homes had been built without permits, which are nearly impossible for Palestinians… Read More ›

Jewish Defense League (JDL) In Canada Threaten To “Derail” Conference

By Asa Winstanley / ElectronicIntifada.Net   The Canadian branch of the Jewish Defense League has threatened to “confront” and “derail” a conference on Christian Zionism this weekend. The comments, made on the extremist organization’s website, raise the specter of anti-Palestinian street violence, something the JDL is synonymous with. Taking place in Vancouver, this weekend’s conference… Read More ›

To Evangelicals, Zionism An Increasingly Tough Sell

By Ryan Rodrick Beiler / Electronic Intifada While the lobby giant AIPAC wields power in Washington, evangelical Christians have long been the grassroots base of Israel advocacy in the US. But that support is eroding. According to a National Association of Evangelicals poll, forty percent of US evangelical leaders have changed their thinking about Israel over… Read More ›

Israel Lobby, UK Officials Attempt To Shut Down Univ. Of Southampton Conference

By Ali Abunimah / Electronic Intifada Academics are pushing back against an effort by Israel lobby groups and UK government officials to cancel or alter a law school conference related to Palestine. Almost 300 professors at universities in the UK and other countries have signed a statement expressing “principled and full support for the University of… Read More ›

Israeli Foreign Minister Calls For Beheading Palestinians

By Ali Abunimah / Electronic Intifada   Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman has taken his campaign of violent incitement against Palestinians to new extremes with a call for those disloyal to Israel to have their heads chopped off. He also repeated his long-standing demands for expulsion of Palestinian citizens of Israel. “Anyone who’s with us… Read More ›

‘We Palestinian Christians Say Allahu Akbar’

By Nadezhda Kevorkova – RT.com The only Palestinian Orthodox Christian bishop in the Holy Land speaking about the suffering of Palestinian Christians, their unity with Muslims in the Palestinian struggle, about Orthodox Christian martyrs, and Ukraine. Archbishop Sebastia Theodosios (Atallah Hanna), 49, is the only Orthodox Christian archbishop from Palestine stationed in Jerusalem and the… Read More ›

Arsonists Torched Car of Rabbi Who Spoke Out Over Israeli Military Action In Gaza

DTT: This is typical behaviour of some of those pro-Israel supporters. They go to lengths to intimate, harass and even attack innocent people for their own goals. This time round, an innocent Rabbi was attacked by Israeli supporters for speaking out against the injustice perpetuated by the Israeli government against the Palestinians. By John Scheerhout… Read More ›