Tag: Gaza

Army Rabbi Exhorted “God’s Army” Before They Massacred Palestinians In Shujaiya

By Ben White – Electronic Intifada   Prominent settler and former Israeli army chief rabbi Avichai Rontzki delivered a “messianic, fiery speech” to Israeli forces prior to the devastating massacre of the Gaza City neighborhood of Shujaiya, it was revealed today. An account of the speech appears in a new piece by Nahum Barnea, a prominent… Read More ›

Israeli University Rebukes Professor Hanoch Sheinman – Who Expressed Sympathy Gazan Victims

By Or Kashti – Haaretz ‘The matter will be handled with appropriate seriousness,’ says ‘shocked’ Bar-Ilan University dean after students, parents complain.   Bar Ilan University students, faculty and administrators are up in arms over a law professor’s email to his students that opened with an expression of sympathy for all victims of the Israel-Gaza… Read More ›

Israelis In Tel Aviv Chant ‘There’s No School In Gaza, There Are No More Kids Left’

By Paul Vale & Elliot Wagland – Huffington Post A horde of Israeli activists in Tel Aviv has been caught on video cheering the genocide of Gaza children, chanting, “There are no more kids left”. Translated by HuffPost, the rabble sings: “There’s no school in Gaza, there are no more kids left”. The video concludes… Read More ›

Right-Wing Rabbi’s Ruling: Israel May Totally Destroy Gaza If Necessary

By Chaim Levinson – Haaretz.com ‘Deterrent measures to exterminate the enemy’ are allowed in some cases, Rabbi Dov Lior writes.   Dov Lior, the rabbi of the settlement of Kiryat Arba, has issued a religious ruling permitting the total destruction of Gaza if Israel’s military leaders deem it necessary. Lior is considered one of the… Read More ›

French Politician Asks if Palestinian Children Killed In Gaza Are “Halal Meat”

By Ali Abunimah –  Electronic Intifada In an extreme sign of the anti-Muslim hatred and pro-Israel sentiment among France’s political elite, an elected official took to Twitter to ask mockingly if Palestinian children killed in Israel’s onslaught on Gaza were “halal meat.” Jacques Renaud, the deputy mayor of Montreuil-Juigné in western France, uses Twitter to post a constant stream of… Read More ›

Jet Blue Incident Shifts From Anti-Semitic Story To Anti-Palestinian One

  This is juicy, and goes in the file of The Conflict Comes to Our Shores. Or, The Jewish Doctor Undergoes a Paradigm Shift. Ten days ago, Jet Blue ordered a NY Jewish doctor named Lisa Rosenberg off a Palm Beach, Florida-JFK flight after she had words with a fellow passenger about Israel and Palestine. The… Read More ›

Violence Outside Paris Synagogue Falsely Attributed To Anti-Semitism

By Sam Knight – Mondoweiss.net A YouTube video showing events preceding a well publicized stand off in front a Paris synagogue that shows the violent encounter was provoked by members of the Jewish Defense League. From multiple expulsions in the Medieval era to L’Affaire Dreyfuss and Vichy collaborationism, French Jews have every reason to be wary of… Read More ›

Israeli Lawmaker: Let’s Cut Off Power to Gaza Hospitals

By Kerry-Anne An Israeli lawmaker has called for the government and armed forces to cut off power to hospitals in Gaza, to kill off Palestinians. “The blood of a dialysis patient in Gaza is not redder than the blood of our IDF [Israeli army] soldiers who will, God forbid, need to enter [Gaza],” said Moshe Feiglin,… Read More ›

Netanyahu’s Party Platform ‘Flatly Rejects’ Establishment Of Palestinian State

By Porter Speakman, Jr – Mondoweiss The recent Palestinian UN bid and this weeks Palestinian acceptance to UNESCO has once again put the “Peace Process” front and center. Listening to Netanyahu and the U.S. Administration, getting the Israelis and Palestinians “back to the negotiating table” is the utmost priority for a lasting peace deal. (Adam Horowitz… Read More ›