Monthly Archives: December 2018

Nishbar li

The history of nation-building — of human nation building — is this: we are in America. What happened? There were some Indians. Then some white people came and they killed the Indians, and they took over. That’s what happens with … Continue reading

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Was Kahane right?

This is not a post that I wanted to write. I don’t want to face a very troubling reality. But reality, by definition, is the thing you can’t escape. Recently Israel held municipal elections, for mayors and city council members. … Continue reading

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Blame the Jews

“Ahed Tamimi is the Palestinian Rosa Parks” – Aljazeera headline for an article by David A. Love One of the most illogical – indeed, embarrassingly stupid – ways to criticize Israel is to make an analogy between the “plight of … Continue reading

Posted in American society, Israel and Palestinian Arabs, Jew Hatred | 3 Comments

The Marc Lamont Hill affair

Marc Lamont Hill, a CNN political analyst, went to the UN on Nov. 29, its annual “Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People,” which just happens to be the anniversary of the partition resolution which could have created a state … Continue reading

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