Tag Archives: Jews

Israel’s fear of the “desert” Jews in its midst

Mizrahi or Arab Jews Jonathan explains why Israel’s ruling elite is incensed at the possibility of the Palestinian Arabs and Israel’s Arab Jews making common cause, a fear shown by Israel’s defence minister barring a Palestinian official from contacting Arab Jews. Read more [...]

The truth behind the charge of anti-Semitism in Britain

Israel's anti-Semitism weapon Ruth Tenne explores the truth behind recent accusations of “anti-Semitism” against left-wing members of Britain’s Labour Party, highlighting the fact that the accusers are misusing the charge of “anti-Semitism” to silence criticism of Israeli policies. Read more [...]

Zionism begins to unravel 

Zionism unravels Lawrence Davidson explains the growing disconnect between the Zionist leaders of major US Jewish organisations – who remain uncritically supportive of Israel – and the increasingly alienated ordinary American Jews whom the leaders claimed to represent. Read more [...]

Hitler was an ultra-Zionist!

Ken Livingstone poster Gilad Atzmon writes: In a bizarre Read more [...]

Palestine and Zionism: The whole truth

Busting Israel's lies Alan Hart reveals, by recalling private conversations with the most senior Israeli political and military leaders, the lies and deceit used by Israelis to disguise their aggressive and expansionist intentions towards their Arab neighbours in general and the Palestinian people in particular. Read more [...]

“Us” and “Them” and the need for a Jewish-Arab united front in Israel 

Us and Them Uri Avnery laments the growing chasm between Jewish and Arab peace forces in Israel and calls for the creation of a united front comprising young, energetic people who are ready to work together, to set up a force, to lead the state in a new direction. Read more [...]

UK Zionists rattled by election of first students union president of Muslim background

Malia Bouattia, President of Britain's National Union of Students Gilad Atzmon writes: Malia Bouattia Read more [...]

What the Trump phenomenon means for Israel

Donald Trump phenomenon and Israel Lawrence Davidson examines the shifting political landscape underlying Donald Trump’s popularity among Republicans – one where Israel is a peripheral factor –  and argues that this may spell the beginning of the end of US support for Israel. Read more [...]

Roni Alsheikh, Israel’s ultra-primitive chief of police

Roni Alsheikh Uri Avnery examines the resurgence of Jewish religious extremism, manifested in myriad laws asserting the supremacy of Judaism and in the proliferation of skullcap-wearing officials, including the police chief, the attorney-general and the head of the secret police. Read more [...]

On the down side of institutionalised religion

Religion cartoon Lawrence Davidson explains why religion should be confined to the individual and local charity work, and points to the lethal consequences when religion claims for itself the trappings of secular power or attaches itself to the institutions of power. Read more [...]