Tag Archives: Israel

Canadian Police Tear Gas Protesters

A pretty severe wave of government repression is taking place now in Canada. While the protesters seem mainly to be protesting austerity measures, it should be remembered that the Canadian government has one of the friendliest relationships with Israel of … Continue reading

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Palestinian Death Toll in 2014 Highest Since 1967, Says UN

More Palestinian civilians have died as a result of the conflict with Israel in 2014 than in any year since 1967, according to a UN report which called for restraint on both sides. Thereport, published by the United Nations Office … Continue reading

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Israelis By Chance ‘Discover’ Gold Coins and other Archaeological Treasures

By Richard Edmondson It seems that Israelis are rather remarkably blessed with good fortune these days. Within a month of each other, two amazing archaeological discoveries have been uncovered in the Jewish state–not by means of an archaeological dig or … Continue reading

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Iran, Hezbollah, Taken Off Threat Assessment List; Jewish Group Calls it ‘Beyond Shocking’

A couple of rather striking developments in the “special relationship” between the US and Israel have emerged here recently. The office of the Director of National Intelligence, James Clapper, has published its annual Worldwide Threat Assessment report in which it … Continue reading

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Jewish Storm Troopers

I use the word “storm troopers” because we see Israeli soldiers literally “storming” into a group of people–apparently wholly nonviolent–and begin cocking their rifles, pushing, shoving and hurling people to the ground. One man apparently was knocked totally unconscious. By … Continue reading

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Hollywood Actor Says ‘Obama Does Not Love Israel’

A curious character, Jon Voight. According to Wikipedia, he was “raised a Catholic” (whatever that means), protested the Vietnam War and worked for George McGovern’s presidential campaign. But apparently between then and now he underwent a radical turnabout in his … Continue reading

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Satire: The Emperor’s Speech

The emperor went to his desk, wrote a short response, sealed it and handed it to the messenger. “Give this to Lord Boehner and convey to him a warm Imperial greeting. Tell him I am making plans to depart for … Continue reading

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What Do Israelis Think About Americans? Start with Disdain

[ Ed.-The video above featuring David Duke is from 2013, while below is an article posted yesterday on Duke’s website. Both deal with Benjamin Netanyahu as well as such issues as  supremacism and hypocrisy. With the election in Israel four … Continue reading

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Have Pillaged Iraqi Artifacts Ended Up in a Museum in Israel?

By Richard Edmondson With ISIS carrying out rampages through archaeologically sensitive areas of Iraq, a pertinent question to ask now is what group’s cultural heritage in the Middle East is being preserved, and whose is being destroyed.

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Op-Ed Calls on Israel to Nuke Germany and Iran

Times of Israel Right-wing media outlet Israel National News published an opinion piece Tuesday calling on Israel to launch nuclear bombs at Iran and Germany, only days after the outlet came under fire for publishing a piece accusing a war widow of killing … Continue reading

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