Monthly Archives: January 2014

Good News Friday

Another week full of bad news has gone by, and Scarlett Johansson leads us into another installment of Good News Friday. My first item for this week flies us straight into space with Israel’s new satellite launch: Israel may or … Continue reading

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Israel’s Scarlett Defender

I was going to keep this for my Good News Friday post later on, but I decided that Scarlett Johansson, with the courage of her convictions and her standing by her principles, deserves a post of her own. I mentioned … Continue reading

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Negotiating peace under the threat of boycotts and violence

Another way of wording my headline would be “an offer that Israel can’t afford to refuse – for the sake of its own health”. Or we could just call it “Don Corleone rides again”. It seems quite incredible that no … Continue reading

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International Holocaust Memorial Day

I’m a day late with this posting (due to some domestic crises) for which my apologies. As in previous years, and as you can see from my previous post, the level of antisemitism that we find around the world gives … Continue reading

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Latest Antisemitism News – Updated

Here is a round-up of assorted antisemitic incidents that have taken place around the world in the last couple of weeks. Update: From yesterday’s Times of Israel: Pig’s heads sent to Rome synagogue and the Israeli embassy in Rome. From … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

No matter how bad the week gone by has been, there’s always some good news to be found, so it’s time for another Good News Friday installment. My first item consists of a few related articles: Israel’s international isolation, which … Continue reading

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