Tag Archives: Religion

الجهاد من جديد (Jihad, again)

No to terrorism بقلم منذر هنداوي هذه Read more [...]

Religious zealots ready for takeover of Israeli army

Jewish extremists in the Israeli Wehrmacht Jonathan Cook says the takeover of Israel’s security establishment by religious extremists means no hope of a peaceful resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict – unless it is preceded by a civil war between Israel’s secular and its religious Jews. 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 [...]

The poisonous State of Qatar

Qatar map 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. Read more [...]

Watch: Iraq’s Yazidi refugees – who are they and what is their future?

Chased out of their homes, hiding Read more [...]

Jews find special favour with employers in the American South

American, out of work and looking Read more [...]

Israeli secret service Mossad hires rabbi to advise it on tactics and operations

The Israeli secret service Mossad Read more [...]

Religion, trickery and the propagation of falsehoods

Trickery and the propagation of falsehoods Read more [...]

Bloody future awaits the Middle East

Syrian bloodbath Uri Avnery says events in Syria could signal the disintegration of the nation-state and a return to ethnic-religious communities and, with them, “wholesale massacres and ethnic cleansing” . Read more [...]