Tag Archives: Benjamin Netanyahu

Norman Solomon: Editorial Position of the New York Times, Thumbs Up for Gaza Slaughter

 In the morally skewed universe that the Times editorial board evidently inhabits and eagerly promulgates, Hamas intends to “terrorize” Israeli citizens while Israel merely intends to accomplish military objectives by dropping thousands of tons of bombs on Palestinian people in Gaza. By NormanSolomon  Daily Kos  July 23, 2014 [This post was co-written by Abba Solomon, the […]

Lawrence Davidson: The Periodic Slaughter of Palestinians

Since coming into existence in 1948, Israel has attacked Palestinian individuals and infrastructure thousands of times. Israeli conventional wisdom would claim that this has been done in self-defense and to dissuade the Palestinians from future attacks. By Lawrence Davidson, Consortium News | News Analysis Thursday, 17 July 2014   via truthout.org President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu […]

Edward S. Herman> Michael Dobbs on Genocide Prevention: The Propaganda System in Overdrive

Michael Dobbs on Genocide Prevention: The Propaganda System in Overdrive Edward S. Herman    Z Magazine, June 2012* Michael Dobbs is a veteran Washington Post reporter who has received some modest attention recently with his Foreign Policy Blog, where he has covered (or rather obfuscated) the background and  trial of Ratko Mladic and had some […]

Jeff Halper> Is the Two-State Solution Dead?

Americans for Middle East Understanding Current Issue > 2012 – Volume 45 Is the Two-State Solution Dead? Jeff Halper    Posted 3/28/12      AMEU Let’s say it clearly and categorically: the two-state solution is dead. If the possibility ever genuinely existed—a subject historians are welcome to debate—it is gone as a political option. We should even […]

Bob Boldt> Send in the Clowns …

Send in the Clowns… By Bob Boldt   Sunday, 05 February 2012      MWC  Sometimes I think that Scott Pelley and the lovely Lara Logan should be drawing their paychecks directly from the paymaster at the Pentagon rather than CBS’s 60 Minutes. They never pass an opportunity to cheerlead the latest drone strike or pull a […]

Israel and ‘Pinkwashing’

Israel and ‘Pinkwashing’ By SARAH SCHULMAN    Published: November 22, 2011    The New York Times “IN dreams begin responsibilities,” wrote Yeats in 1914. These words resonate with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people who have witnessed dramatic shifts in our relationship to power. After generations of sacrifice and organization, gay people in parts of […]