Tag Archives: Jews

“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 [...]

American Jews and Israel: A divorce in the making?

Jews against Israel Alan Hart argues that fear by US and European Jews that anti-Israeli sentiment created by Israel’s oppression of the Palestinians might turn into anti-Semitism is turning these Jews away from the Zionist state. Read more [...]

The Palestinians must put their political act together if their cause is to be kept alive

Palestinian children Alan Hart explains what the Palestinians must do if their quest for justice is to succeed, and what Israeli Jews must do if they want to live in peace and harmony, rather than in an obnoxious and increasingly violent apartheid state. Read more [...]

Welcome to Israel’s version of apartheid, as passengers evict Palestinians from plane

Jewish passengers on airliner Jonathan Cook says the eviction of Palestinian citizens of Israel from a Greek plane by Jewish passengers is symptomatic of the intrinsic racism of most Israeli Jews, who have long supported two Israels: one for them and another for the Palestinian minority. Read more [...]

Israel divides the Jews

Netanyahu does not speak for me Lawrence Davidson shows how Israel’s racist, expansionist and criminal policies are dividing American Jews, most recently prompting the leader of US Reform Jewry to denounce its treatment of minorities and the Judaisation of secular law. Read more [...]

Yes, Jews are the victims – of Zionist propaganda

Paranoia Alan Hart argues that the question of how to treat Israeli and other Jewish paranoia is one that should be encouraged by world leaders and urgently addressed by the world's most eminent and universally respected psychiatrists. Read more [...]