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Noam Chomsky on the Revolutions in the Middle East

February 4, 2011 by


‘The Arab World Is on Fire’ By Noam Chomsky “The Arab world is on fire,” al-Jazeera reported on January 27, while throughout the region, Western allies “are quickly losing their influence.” The shock wave was set in motion by the dramatic uprising in Tunisia that drove out a Western-backed dictator, with reverberations especially in Egypt, […]

Israel and the Jews, Two Separate Entities to Europe’s Radical Right (Haaretz)

December 22, 2010 by


Israel and the Jews, two separate entities to Europe’s radical right The continent’s radical populist right has adopted its forerunners’ views on minorities, while Israel is a courageous vanguard in ‘the war against Islam.’ By Anna Ekstrom There is today a movement in Europe, identified by political scientist Cas Mudde as the populist radical right, which […]

If London Was Occupied (Video)

December 6, 2010 by


The Betrayal of Gaza – Noam Chomsky (New Statesmen)

November 12, 2010 by


The Betrayal of Gaza By Noam Chomsky   The US is vocal about its commitment to peace in Israel and the Palestinian territories — but its actions suggest otherwise. Palestinian children play near a tent in Ezbet Abed Rabbo area, that was heavily destroyed during Israel’s 22-day offensive on the Gaza Strip. Photograph: […]

Male Israeli Soldier Belly-Dancing Next to Bound Palestinian woman (Video)

October 5, 2010 by


Common Article 3 of the 1949 Geneva Conventions prohibits prisoners of war from having: “(c) outrages upon personal dignity, in particular humiliating and degrading treatment;” Where did the Israeli’s learn these sorts of antics from? Like father, like son.

Mosque Set On Fire in West Bank

October 4, 2010 by


‘Ajeeb! West Bank mosque ‘set alight by Jewish settlers’ Israel is investigating Palestinian suspicions that a mosque in the West Bank was set alight by Jewish settlers. Arsonists reportedly scrawled Hebrew graffiti on the walls of the mosque in Beit Fajjar, near Bethlehem. The mayor of a nearby settlement condemned the attack and said those […]