Tag Archives: BDS

Apologies – and a midweek link-dump

My apologies for my recent absence on this blog. A combination of recovering from sad news, preparations for good news, pressure of work and volunteer work plus a bout of mild flu have kept me from writing, despite the dozens … Continue reading

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BDS-Fail News

We need some good news for midweek too, not just for Fridays, especially after the very difficult last few days. With the anger at John Kerry for threatening Israel with a boycott if we do not capitulate to his “peace” … Continue reading

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Guest Post: A Palestinian explains the refusal to recognize Israel as the Jewish state

This is another guest post by reader and frequent contributor Brian Goldfarb. It’s not what’s being said, it’s who’s saying it that’s the surprise! In what follows, nothing that will surprise regular readers of this site is said by the … 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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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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Good News Friday

After a week of bad news it’s a relief to find it’s time for another Good News Friday post. Since this last week has been full of boycotts and badmouthing of Israel, it’s wonderful to be able to report that … Continue reading

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