Monthly Archives: May 2014

More evidence that Palestinian teens were not killed by Israelis

As more evidence comes in, it appears increasingly unlikely that two Palestinian youths were shot in cold blood by Israeli soldiers (actually, Border Patrol officers) last Thursday. CNN has broadcast video that purports to show a Border Patrol officer firing … Continue reading

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More on the nakba-day ‘massacre’

The nakba-day shooting of two Palestinian ‘children’ has grown legs and is galloping around the world. Both the UN and the US are demanding “transparent” investigations by Israel. The US State department has even tweeted its “condolences” to the families … Continue reading

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The Israeli Arabs

From TheTower.org: An Israeli news station has reported this morning on a poll conducted by Professor Sammy Smooha of Haifa University showing that the acceptance of Israel by Israeli Arabs increased markedly between 2012 and 2013. Channel 10/Nana reported (Hebrew) … Continue reading

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Israeli atrocity or Palestinian blood libel?

Palestinians are charging that two Arab youths were shot and killed by Israeli soldiers at a nakba-day demonstration  last Thursday. Sources differ on their ages, where they were hit, and numerous other details. Palestinians say the youths were not engaging … Continue reading

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The only thing J Street got right

I have just returned from a showing of the film The J Street Challenge: The Seductive Allure of Peace in our time. If you haven’t seen it, you should. Here is the trailer: The film made a lot of good … Continue reading

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