Category Archives: indigenous rights

Chanukah Same’ach! Happy Chanukah!

Chanukah began last night around the world, and we have our Menorahs – or Chanukiyot as they are called in Israel – lit up at the window. It is one of my favourite chagim, since it requires very little preparation … Continue reading

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Kaf Tet BeNovember – The anniversary of Partition – time to debunk the Myth of the 4 Maps

Today 29th November, or as it is quirkily called in Hebrew “kaf tet beNovember” (using the Hebrew numerical value of the calendar date), is the 71st  anniversary of the fateful UN Resolution 181 which aimed to partition Palestine and created … Continue reading

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Boycotting the Jews 21st century style – a how-to guide by Airbnb

One would have thought that boycotting the Jews would have gone out of fashion somewhere around the late 1940s. But one would be mistaken. The boycott has never gone out of style, it has simply mutated into “anti-Zionism”, anti-Israelism, and … Continue reading

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The truth about Khan al-Ahmar

The airwaves and media are full of news, actually fake news and misinformation, about the fate of the Khan al-Ahmar illegal settlement – yes I shall call it what it is. Rather than using that epithet to describe perfectly legal … Continue reading

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Turning the tables Part II: US Rejecting the Palestinian right of return, defunding UNRWA

The basis of the Palestinians’ grievance against Israel is their claim to their “right of return” to what was once “Palestine”.  Their demand is claimed not only for the original half-million or so refugees of 1948, but – uniquely for … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

I had many doubts about publishing a Good News Friday post today. I felt that with the residents of the south under a a massive barrage of rockets, spending a large part of the summer holidays in their bomb shelters, … Continue reading

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