Tag Archives: Racism

Netanyahu ditches US Jews for alliance with Christian evangelicals and the alt-right

Netanyahu vs US Jews Jonathan Cook argues that the government of Israeli Prime Minster Binyamin Netanyahu seems to prefer as allies Christian evangelicals and white US supremacists, who love Israel as much as they appear to despise Jews, than US Jews. Read more [...]

The myth of one Jewish nation

Myth of Jewish nation Uri Avnery says “the entire relationship between Israelis and diaspora Jews is built on a lie: the belief that they are the same people”, and that the “sooner the two sides recognise this... the better it is for both”. Read more [...]

Where is Zionism taking us?

Naftali Bennett on killing Arabs Lawrence Davidson says given the Zionist lobbies' hold on governments and their subversion of human rights institutions, the onus is on organised civil society, mainly BDS, to end apartheid in Israel and restore Palestinian rights. Read more [...]

Avi Gabbay: Israeli Labour Party’s new visionless, lacklustre and stale leader

Avi Gabbay Uri Avnery explains why it is time to forget the Israeli Labour Party and create a new political force with new leaders who are "young, charismatic and resolute, with clear-cut aims, who can energise the peace camp". Read more [...]

Forget the anti-Semitism fallacy, let’s focus on the Palestinians

Jewish anti-Zionist rabbi Blake Alcott says the usurpation of Palestine, against the will of the Palestinians, has nothing to do with Israel’s Jewishness, only with its colonialism and racism – a question of justice for the dispossessed, from which the illegitimacy of Israel simply follows. Read more [...]

How Netanyahu’s son became the poster boy for white supremacists

Jonathan Cook says racists in Israel and American and European white supremacists are counting on a revival of anti-Semitism in the United States and elsewhere in the Western world that will benefit them both. Read more [...]

Israel seeks “Jewish” non-Jews in numbers battle with Palestinians

Redefining Jews Jonathan Cook argues that to make up for its demographic shortfalls and ensure that Israel remains Jewish, Israel is considering broadening the definition of “Jew” to include “crypto-Jews”, “emerging Jewish” communities and descended from Jewish “lost tribes”. Read more [...]

Trump’s defining moments

Trump with megaphone Lawrence Davidson laments the absence of an institutional alternative to the segment of the US public represented by the supremacists who demonstrated in Charlottesville and who reflexively applaud Donald Trump’s uninhibited utterances. Read more [...]

Hate plc: UK’s taxpayer-funded hate-crime industry

UK's taxpayer-funded hate crime industry Gilad Atzmon writes: In March 2016 Read more [...]

Israel – a curious national home

Israel – a curious national home Uri Avnery examines how attention-seeking Israeli politicians are racing to propose laws so outrageous that the media cannot possibly ignore them, the latest being a bill on "Israel – the National State of the Jewish People”. Read more [...]