Tag: Israel

Palestine In Israeli School Books

Alternate Focus interviews Nurit Peled-Elhanan, author of the forthcoming book Palestine in Israeli School Books: Ideology and Propaganda in Education. Nurit Peled-Elhanan argues that the textbooks used in the school system are laced with a pro-Israel ideology, and that they play a part in priming Israeli children for military service. She analyzes the presentation of… Read More ›

How Gays Are Treated In Israel

Pinkwashing is only limited to roughly 20 sq. kilometres of the only Liberal City in the world that’s Arab free. Also in the only liberal city in the world that’s Arab free, the city that’s built on top of 8 Palestinian villages which were ethnically cleansed in ’48, being LGBTQ-friendly is limited to certain quarters… Read More ›

Israeli Rabbi: Paris Attacks Are Payback For The Holocaust

Israeli Rabbi Dov Lior, has been quoted saying that what happened in Paris was justified because what France did to Jews 70 years ago. Israeli Newspaper, The Jerusalem Post reports: A religious Zionist cleric from a Jewish settlement on the West Bank told mourners on Saturday during the funeral of an Israeli father and son… Read More ›

Jewish Defense League Beats Buzzfeed Journalist In Paris

A journalist in Paris was threatened and beaten by a mob of Jewish Defense League members. You might not have heard about this in the mainstream media because these religious fundamentalists weren’t muslim. Cenk Uygur, host of the The Young Turks, breaks it down. “Members of the Jewish Defense League identified and attacked a BuzzFeed… Read More ›

“We Will Gas You Until You All Die” – Israeli Forces To Aida Camp

“We will gas you until you die – your families, your sisters, your children, everyone.” – Israeli border police officer to Palestinians in the Aida refugee camp in the occupied West Bank. Yazan Ikhlayel, 17, was at Aida refugee camp’s local community center when Israeli forces stormed the camp. He was filming Israeli jeeps rolling… Read More ›

VIDEO: Israeli Puts Bacon On The Deceased Body Of A Murdered Palestinian

Video has emerged where an Israeli puts bacon on the deceased body of a murdered Palestinian. Watch the full video here: Source: DOAM

How Christians Are Treated In The ‘Only Democracy In The Middle-East’ – Israel

The exodus from the Holy Land of Palestinian Christians could eventually leave holy cities like Jerusalem and Bethlehem without a local Christian population. Bob Simon reports. This is a CBS video from the 60 minutes show in 2012. It is 15 minutes long. Worth watching. How Christians are treated in Israel… Source: CBS News

Reality Check: Gaza Is Still Occupied?

Israel says it no longer occupies Gaza after disengaging from the strip of land in 2005. But Palestinians, international organisations, human rights groups and governments, including the United States, argue Gaza is still occupied. In the Reality Check, Mehdi Hasan challenges Israel’s narrative, arguing the country still controls Gaza’s borders, airspace and territorial waters. He… Read More ›

VIDEO: Israeli Settler Tries Stabbing Rabbi Arik Asherman Who Was Helping Palestinians

In this video, an Israeli settler can be seen trying to stab Rabbi Arik Asherman, who is the president of ‘Rabbis for Human Rights’. He was accompanying Palestinian olive harvesters in the West Bank, and tried protecting them from being attacked by Jewish settlers. Watch the video here: Source: 5Pillars.com

Israel’s UN Ambassador Called For Annexing West Bank, Tries To Delete Evidence

  Danny Danon, Israel’s new ambassador to the United Nations, has been described by Israeli Labor Party lawmaker Erel Margalit as “a right-wing extremist with the diplomatic sensitivity of a pit bull.” Ambassador Danon boasted on his official Facebook page on April 27, 2011 that he was proposing legislation that would have the Israeli government… Read More ›