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Who and what is the real Netanyahu?

Alan Hart finds the key to understanding Binyamin Netanyahu in his father, Benzion Mileikowsky, an advocate of colonisation who believed the only way Israel could survive was "by killing all Arabs”. More »

Netanyahu’s expensive speech

Binyamin Netanyahu’s expensive speech

Uri Avnery says by spiting President Obama in Congress Netanyahu may succeed in outflanking his opponents in Israel’s coming elections, but the price could be Israel’s lifeline – the alliance with Washington. More »

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The poisonous State of Qatar

Nureddin Sabir examines Qatar’s policy of reliance on the USA and support for Islamism, and its media strategy, as represented by Aljazeera, which talks democracy to Westerners but espouses Islamism to Arabs. More »

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Palestine at the International Criminal Court

Lawrence Davidson assesses the potential and problems of the Palestinian request to the International Criminal Court to begin a preliminary investigation of Israel’s actions during the 2014 invasion of the Gaza Strip. More »

China loves Israel

Israel’s new Asian allies

With Israel turning to Asia to compensate for its loss of Western support, Jonathan Cook wonders how long it will be before it starts replying on a Chinese veto at the UN. More »

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How to defeat violent Islamic fundamentalism

Alan Hart says Western foreign policy and repressive Arab and Muslim regimes are at the core of violent Islamic fundamentalism, and that Western leaders could change both, but they will not. More »

Hasbara alert

The myth of rising anti-Semitism in Europe

Uri Avnery debunks the flurry of Israeli and other Zionist propaganda which claims that European anti-Semitism is rising, blaming instead local historical baggage and Israeli behaviour for recent attacks on Jews. More »

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Church of England’s hidden Zionist agenda 

Stuart Littlewood says the Church of England is home to a mission preaching the Zionist gospel, and that is why truthseekers such as Rev Stephen Sizer are hounded out of their jobs. More »

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Sheldon Adelson, Israel’s casino king

Uri Avnery examines how the ultra-right-wing American Jewish Las Vegas billionaire Sheldon Adelson dominates Israel through Binyamin Netanyahu and the yellow press, and the US Congress through the Republican Party. More »

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The nightmare we called the “Arab Spring”

Nureddin Sabir says the “Arab Spring” had been misunderstood from the start and, at least in Syria and Libya, what were said to be pro-democracy revolutions were in fact Islamist insurrections. More »

Tag: Jewish Identity

British stooges pitch for Israel ahead of UK polls

Board of Deputies of British Jews

Stuart Littlewood examines a document produced by the Board of Deputies of British Jews which seeks to wrest pro-Israel policy commitments from political parties ahead of the 2015 UK general elections.

UK Jews on BBC “Question Time”: loyal to Israel, disrespectful of British values

Gilad Atzmon writes: BBC “Question Time” with guest George Galloway was an excellent opportunity to witness and assess the vile, violent and ruthless Zionist community living in our midst. The Jews who

It’s time actress Maureen Lipman examined her Jewish culture and ideology

Gilad Atzmon writes: I’m thinking of quitting Britain over the “very, very depressing” recent rise in anti-Semitic attacks, says Jewish actress Maureen Lipman.  She told LBC radio she is considering a move

A personal note on Jewish statistics

Gilad Atzmon writes: The British political establishment is in a state of panic. A poll revealed last week that “a quarter of Jews in Britain have considered leaving the country in the last two years

Jewish identity politics, Palestine and the left

Gilad Atzmon writes: I am particularly happy about this interview with George Galloway MP. This is an intensive discussion on Jewish identity politics, Palestine, progressive false terminology, the “left” – whatever is left

Antisémitox: unfunny and symptomatically worrying French Jewish “joke”

Gilad Atzmon writes: A lack of self-reflection is embedded in Jewish culture, ideology and politics. This elementary observation helps to explain why many Jews regard anti-Semitism as strictly a collective psychosis or

Is Danny Cohen fit to be director of BBC TV?

Gilad Atzmon writes: Danny Cohen, the director of BBC Television, asserted this week that rising anti-Semitism has made him question the long-term future for Jews in the UK. Speaking at a conference in Jerusalem,

Top BBC executive publicly endorses key Zionist mantra 

A senior BBC executive has publicly come out as an advocate of Zionism. Danny Cohen, who is the director of BBC Television, claimed that anti-Semitism has become so bad that he has

Britain’s Ed “Zigzag” Miliband is losing his Jewish donors

Gilad Atzmon writes: The Times of Israel reported on 9 November that British Labour Party leader Ed Miliband is losing the support of Jewish donors due to his party’s pro-Palestine stance. The

Given up on being a Jew: Professor Shlomo Sand speaks out

“I wish to resign and cease considering myself a Jew.” These are the word of Shlomo Sand, an Israeli professor of history at Tel Aviv University. Risking opprobrium in a deeply narcissistic