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Israeli Settlers Attack Palestinian Village (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/01/02/281332/israeli-settlers-attack-...

"In the village of al-Qusra dozens of Israeli settlers stormed the village and chopped down nearly two hundred olive trees..."

 

Myths About the 'Jewish state'(and vid)

http://rt.com/programs/breaking-set-summary/jewish-state-media-mass/

"On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin talks to peace activist and author of The General's Son, Mike Peled about the main misconceptions of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.."

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Israeli Protesters Rally Against Africans in Tel Aviv  -  by Jason Dix

http://news.antiwar.com/2012/12/31/israeli-protesters-rally-against-afri...

"...Ben Ari et al cursed Africans, hurled water at them, accused them of making Israel a 'living hell' and insisted that the elections should refocus on the issue of the mass expulsion of all Africans from the nation. The religious Shas Party, which had long made the goal of expulsion of Africans a centerpiece argument, is heading for the hills now, announcing that they are canceling a campaign video concluding with the promise that if Shas wins, 'not one Sudanese will remain."

and yet Canada proudly announces itself 'Israel's best friend'...

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Canada Complicit in Israeli Occupation of Palestine  -  by Yves Engler

http://dissidentvoice.org/2013/01/canada-complicit-in-israeli-occupation...

"The double standard of Israel-no-matter-what supporters can reach spectacular proportions..."

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'Security Delerium': Netanyahu Wasted $3BN on Iran Attack Plan - Former PM

http://rt.com/news/olmert-netanyahu-iran-cost-892/

"Olmert pointed out that the current leader 'wasted the money on harebrained adventures that haven't and won't come to fruition..."

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Israel's Likely Coalition Partner Government Threatens Humanity  -  by Stephen Lendman

http://warisacrime.org/content/israels-likely-coalition-partner-governme...

"Extremist Israeli officials favor wealth, privilege and dominance. Tuesday's elections hardened fascism. Palestinians have the greatest cross to bear. Jews have their own. Humanity very much is threatened. More on that below..."

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Israel Admits Ethiopian Women Were Given Birth Control Shots

http://readersupportednews.org/news-section2/314-18/15744-focus-israel-a...

"The women's testimony could help explain the almost 50% decline over the past 10 years in the birth rate of Israel's Ethiopian community. According to the program, while the women were still in transit camps in Ethiopia they were sometimes intimidated and threatened itno taking the injection. 'They told us they are innoculations', said one of the women interviewed..."

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Five Broken Cameras (and vid)

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article33763.htm

"A documentary on a Palestinian farmer's chronicle of his nonviolent resistance to the actions of the Israeli army."

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Video: Israeli Fans Chant 'Death To The Arabs' (and vid)

http://electronicintifada.net/blogs/ali-abunimah/video-israeli-fans-chan...

"Fans of Israel's Beitar football team have been involved in new racist rampages.."

 

Israel Falls to 112th Place in Press Freedom Index

http://www.richardsilverstein.com/2013/02/02/israel-falls-to-112th-place...

"Reporters Without Borders 2013 Press Freedom Index has just been published. Last year Israel was rated 92nd and it sunk a further 20 spaces to 112th this year out of 179-rated.."

 

'Hello All Israel Truth Week and Caledonia Supporters' (scroll down)

http://jdlcanada.wordpress.com

"Hello all Israeli Truth Week and Caledonia supporters and followers. I am very pleased to advise that Gary McHale, my great ally in the ongoing 7 year striggle to end racial policing and restore the rule of law in Caledonia, today received the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medat at a ceremony in Toronto..."

Anti-indigenous, redneck-zio hatefest

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Israel's Racist of the Year Award  -  by Stephen Lendman

http://sjlendman.blogspot.ca/2013/02/israels-racist-of-year-award.html

"Israel's racism is longstanding. It's institutionalized. Imagine honoring it. Israel did so. It finds new ways of reaching new lows. It disgraces itself in the process. It shouldn't surprise. It's common practice. Jews alone matter. Arabs are considered subhuman..."

Two Canadian recipients of the Dan David prize are Margaret Atwood and Atom Egoyan.

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UK Students Shun Israeli Envoy Speech

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/02/25/290731/uk-students-shun-israeli...

"Israel's deputy Ambassador to Britain has been forced to flee from a British University after his address was disrupted by angry students changing 'Free Free Palestine!'

a good example of how to deal with Israeli officials abroad...

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AIPAC Aims to Play 'Major Strategic Ally' Card to Save Aid For Israel From US Cuts (and vid)

http://rt.com/op-edge/aipac-israel-aid-us-761/

"Lobbyists want US to formally name Israel 'major strategic ally. US aid to Israel may be saved from sequestration and moved into the Pentagon budget. The annual conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) is reportedly focused on the congressional designation of Israel as a 'major strategic ally', of the US, a unique status what would be enjoyed only by the Jewish state.

The move is seen as facilitating Israel's military action against Iran's alleged nuclear weapons program, which also appears on the conference agenda..."

 

Israel Launches Segregated Bus Service

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2013/03/20133414315434321.html

"A 'Palestinians Only' bus line is launched in Israel after settlers complain Palestinians are a 'security risk'. 'Creating separate bus lines for Israeli Jews and Palestinians is a revolting plan,' Jessica Martell, director of the BTselem rights group, said on Army Radio - 'This is simply racism, such a plan cannot be justified with claims of security needs or overcrowding.' Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said all Palestinians returning to the West Bank would be searched for stolen property, describing this as a routine Israeli precaution..."

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US Politicians Are Lackeys of Israeli Regime: Analyst (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/03/05/291997/us-politicians-are-lacke...

"AIPAC is one of the most powerful lobbies in the United States. It works to influence US policy for the interests of Israel..."

debate between analysts

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Palestinians Could Face 'Consequences' For Pursuing Israel at the UN, Says John Baird

http://www2.macleans.ca/2013/03/05/palestinians-could-face-consequences-...

"Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird has told a powerful pro-Israel lobby that Palestinians will feel 'consequences' from Canada if they pursue the Jewish state at the International Criminal Court..."

Israel's Defense Attache (res) in Canada, Lt.Gen. Eden Attias, former commander of IAFB Nevatim, cited for his involvement in both Op Cast Lead and the Mavi Marmara attack, would be one of those at item Baird seeks to shield from accountability.

 

Postie Union Should Apologize, For 'Anti-Israel Rhetoric, Says Minister

http://cija.ca/bds/postie-union-should-apologize-for-anti-israel-rhetori...

"The Canadian Union of Postal Workers has walked into a new controversy after writin in its March newsletter that Canada 'plays a part in perpetuating war crimes' by Israel...' 'CUPW should apologize for this misuse of public funds and its anti-Israeli rhetoric,' Fletcher said.."

'Canada has become little more than an embassy for Benjamin Netanyahu' - George Galloway MP

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Israeli Apartheid Week Rocks Campuses in Canada (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/03/08/292448/israeli-apartheid-week-r...

"Israeli Apartheid Week is taking place this week on campuses throughout Canada..."

 

Rethinking South Africa   -  by Mazin Qumsiyeh (and vid)

http://popular-resistance.blogspot.ca/2013/03/rethinking-south-africa.html

"...Ronnie Kasrils, South African minister once said about Palestine: 'This is much worse than apartheid...Israeli measures, the brutality, makes apartheid look like a picnic. We never had jets attacking our townships; we never had sieges that lasted month after month. We never had tanks destroying homes.'

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, a Nobel Prize winner who hosted the Truth and Reconciliation Committee said Israel has established an apartheid system and thus has engaged in crimes against humanity."

See 'Israeli explains Zionism to Palestinian farmers'

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ey_oP2Goef4

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AIPAC Conference Highlights Canada-Israel Ties

http://www.cija.ca/israel-advocacy/aipac-conference-highlights-canada-is...

"Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird electrified the massive pro-Israel crowd at this week's AIPAC policy conference with his straight-talking affirmation of Israeli-Canadian shared values..."

Zio penetration increasing - minimal comprehension or response

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Peres, NATO Secretary General Discuss Strategic Cooperation

http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/166011#.UTwYWjf_qkx

"President Shimon Peres met on Thursday with NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen at NATO headquarters in Brussels. The two discussed the importance of strengthening the strategic cooperation between Israel and NATO in the security and technology fields.

The two agreed during their discussions that Israel and NATO are partners in the fight against terror and the search for peace and they discussed ways to maintain security in the Middle East and the world, a statement said. Peron, who is on an eight day tour to Brussels, Paris and Strasbourg, has focused his efforts on urging the EU to formally label Hizbullah a terrorist organization..."

'By way of deception thou shalt do war..' - the ultimate objective is Iran

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Was there some cryptic meaning we were supposed to take from that post, North?

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Have you started using Avast anti-virus by any chance? There have been many reports of this weird message being connected with that. Just wondering.

 

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'Spreading the Word of God'

Extremist Rabbi Dov Has Widespread Support

http://972mag.com/extremist-rabbi-dov-lior-widespread-israeli-support/18...

"...So who is this great popular rabbi, you ask? By his rulings shall we know him. According to Dov's interpretation of Halacha: sperm donation by non Jewish men will result in a baby with 'negative genetic traits,' since 'gentile sperm leads to barbaric offspring'; employing Arabs or renting and selling them homes is prohibited; the Jewish terrorist Baruch Goldstein is 'as holy as the Holocaust saints'; and it is permitted to kill 'allegedly innocent' civilians..

It must be emphasized that Dov Lior is not at all an exception..."

 

Hate-Filled Israeli Rabbis Incite Violence Against Non-Jews

http://www.middleeastmonitor.com/articles/middle-east/1672-hate-filled-i...

"Vitriolic racism and hatred has become the Israeli norm..."

even worse since these articles were written

 

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Prayer For Israel in Canada's National Capital

http://www.canadiantimes.ca/CMS/index.php/canada2/105-canada-israel/1409...

"...Brig-Gen Eden Attias, the Israeli Ministry of Defence Attache to Canada, represented the government of Israel. For twenty-eight years, Brig-Gen Attias was in active service in Israel, and most recently served as the 'Nevatim' Air Base Commander in the southern part of Israel. He, more than most has experienced the intensity of Israel's enemies' hatred firsthand. At the prayer gathering he said,

'On behalf of the Ambassador of Israel, HE Miriam Ziv, and myself and all the people of Israel, I would like to extend a sincere appreciation to you, the Evangelistic community here in Canada for supporting Israel. Your community is part of that essential backbone, in times of peace and especially in time of war, this support is vital and serves as a testament of our unity and belief in our righteous way.'

Pat and Mona Netser, who are Inuit spiritual and political leaders in Iqaluit, Nunavut, stirred and energized the congregation as they passionately prayed for Prime Minister Harper and government leaders who are standing in support of Israel..."

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Sunni-Shia Divison Conference Held in Israel

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/03/11/292933/sunnishia-division-conf-...

"The conference, dubbed Sunni-Shia Division, was held at the Dan David Building in Tel Aviv University Campus on Sunday. Such conferences seek to pit Salafists in countries such as Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Jordan against Shia Muslims in several other countries in the Middle East and other parts of the world..."

If the name 'Dan David' sounds familiar, Canadians Atom Egoyan and Margaret Atwood both received 'Dan David Prizes' against protests by Palestinian BDS groups.

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Israeli Violence on International Women's Day  -  by Stephen Lendman

http://warisacrime.org/content/israeli-violence-international-womens-day

"Police state harshness reflects official Israeli policy. Palestinians are ruthlessly targeted. On March 8, Israeli Security Forces stormed the Al Aqsa mosque. It wasn't the first time. It won't be the last. They did so on International Women's Day. They commemorated it violently. More on that below...."

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Israel And the Looting of Arab Natural Resources

http://www.middleeastmonitor.com/articles/middle-east/5472-israel-and-th...

"In just a few weeks, Israel plans on extracting gas from the 'Tamar' and 'Leviathan' gas fields, which were discovered dozens of kilometers into the waters northwest of Haifa. The gas reserves in these two fields are very large, and are considered the two largest offshore reserves discovered in the last decade..."

Just like Canada - the indigenous dispossessed. Settler states are somewhat similar

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Russell Tribunal on Palestine Calls on International Criminal Court (ICC) to Investigate Israeli Crimes

http://www.russelltribunalonpalestine.com/en/sessions/final-sessions/pre...

"The Tribunal concludes that it will support all initiatives from civil society and international organisations aimed at bringing Israel in front of the International Criminal Court. It calls for the ICC to recognise Palestinian jurisdiction and for the organisation of a special session of the UN General Assembly on Israeli Apartheid..."

Press Conference: Russell Tribunal on Palestine (and vid)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mgny9PXe2Bw

 

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Obama Marks Iraq War Anniversary With War Summit in Israel  -  by Ben Schreiner

http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/03/20/obama-to-mark-iraq-war-anniversar...

"A decade after the American-led invasion of Iraq, the US is once again preparing to set the Middle East ablaze. In fact, President Obama will touch down in Tel Aviv - ten years to the day 'shock and awe' was first unleashed for what appears to be little more than a war summit with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu..."

 

Return of the Living Dead  -  by Pepe Escobar

http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/03/21/return-of-the-living-dead/

"...Now it's double tragedy and double farce, all over again. Yet even Nepalis building glitzy towers in Dubai know that the 'Bomb Iran' hysteria is Tel Aviv's tactic to change the subject from the relentless land confiscation/ethnic cleansing in slow motion in Palestine and consequently the de facto impossibility of a two-state solution.

Here, Jonathan Cook succinctly details the frankly scary political configuration in Israel after the recent elections. The Israeli website Ynet has reported that Israeli settlers can't stop hailing their brand new 'wet dream' cabinet.."

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Israel's leader has announced the restoration of normal diplomatic relations with Turkey after apologizing for the deaths of nine Turkish activists in a 2009 Israeli naval raid on a Gaza-bound international flotilla.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Friday that he had expressed regret during a phone call with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. U.S. President Barack Obama helped arrange the call shortly before leaving Israel.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/story/2013/03/22/israel-flotilla-turkey-gaza.html

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Israel's Defence Attache to Canada, Brig-Gen Eden Attias, formerly CO of IAFB Nevatin, had 'command and control' involvement in both the Mavi Marmara attack and Operation Cast Lead. Of course Israeli warcriminals are untouchable. Especially in Canada...

Obama Reaffirms Eternal Ties With Israel - Galloway (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/Program/294765.html

 

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Land Day in Israel: Burning Tires, Stones and Tear Gas as Palestinians Clash with IDF (and vid)

http://rt.com/news/israel-palestine-land-clashes-087/

"A Land Day anniversary march in Israel has been dispersed by the IDF, who fired tear-gas grenades after Palestinian protesters started to burn tires near the Qalandia checkpoint between Jerusalem and Ramallah.."

 

Gaza Fishermen Outraged By Renewed Israeli Restrictions

http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2013/03/gaza-fisherman-israel-...

"...the Prime Minister of the State of Israel, Mr Benjamin Netanyahu and the Minister of Defense Mr Moshe Yaalon, have instructed the IDF to narrow the permitted fishing zone for Palestinians in the Gaza Strip from six to three miles.' the army said..."

 

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Jordan, Israel Negotiate Over Natural Gas Deal

http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/165379#.UViwtzdAD_g

"The gas available in the Dead Sea are is a clean and inexpensive source of fuel and the company seeks to use it for its factories on the Dead Sea. But no agreement has been reached so far,' the minister said. APC's main shareholders are the Jordanian government, which owns around 26 percent of the stock, THE POTASH CORPORATION OF CANADA, with 28 Percent, and the Saudi-based Arabian Mining Corporation with 20 percent..."

 

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Israel Tightens Grip on Gaza During Passover (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/04/01/295984/israel-tightens-grip-on-...

"Israel has completely sealed off all crossings of Gaza for the Jewish holiday of Passover..."

 

West Can No Longer Support Israeli Occupation of Palestine: Harry Fear (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/03/31/295947/world-wakes-up-to-israel...

"A political analyst tells Press TV that the world is waking up to the illegal Israeli settlements in the West Bank and it is moving towards a kind of pressure point to where Israel will be soon forced to dismantle its occupation..."

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NDPP wrote:

Israel Tightens Grip on Gaza During Passover (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/04/01/295984/israel-tightens-grip-on-...

"Israel has completely sealed off all crossings of Gaza for the Jewish holiday of Passover..."

 

West Can No Longer Support Israeli Occupation of Palestine: Harry Fear (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/03/31/295947/world-wakes-up-to-israel...

"A political analyst tells Press TV that the world is waking up to the illegal Israeli settlements in the West Bank and it is moving towards a kind of pressure point to where Israel will be soon forced to dismantle its occupation..."

Then again, both sides can negotiate, without preconditions, a binding, two-state solution that would render the settlements question moot.

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One side will not negotiate without preconditions and that has been the problem for over a decade. In the meantime they keep stealing more and more land and resources from the rightful owners.

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Israel's New Generation of Racists (and vid)

http://dissidentvoice.org/2013/04/israels-new-generation-of-racists/

"Incidents of discrimination have doubled each year since 2008..."

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Obama's Empathy Deficit in Palestine  -  by Uri Avnery

http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/04/05/obamas-empathy-deficit-in-palestine/

"...And no wonder. He is surrounded by Zionist Jews. They are his closest advisors, his friends and his experts on the Middle East."

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Hacker Group 'Anonymous' Takes Down Hundreds of Israeli Websites

http://www.imemc.org/article/65303

"In a statement explaining the reason for this attack, Anonymous said to the Israeli government:

'You have NOT stopped your endless human rights violations.

You have NOT stopped illegal settlements.

You have NOT respected the ceasefire.

You have shown that you do NOT respect international law..."

 

FOSWC Brings US War Criminal Rice To Toronto: Spirit of Zionism

'Spirit of [No] Hope 2013, An Evening With Condoleeza Rice, June 13, Metro Toronto Convention Centre

https://secure.fswc.ca/PPRegister4.aspx?eventid=7

"Supporting Friends of Simone Wiesenthal Center through the Spirit of Hope Benefit will help promote the values of freedom, democracy and respect for diversity in Canadian society..."

and further Zionist aggression, influence, power and control too

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RT: Crosstalk - 'The Two State Idea Is A Lie' (and vid)

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article34594.htm

" Palestinians refuse to resume talks as Israel builds homes in West Bank. Cross Talking with Susan Abulhawa, Jason Isaacson, Adina Friedman."

 

Ground-Breaking Journalist Amira Hass Accused of Incitement

http://ramallahcafe.com/?p=735

"Throwing stones is the birthright and duty of anyone subject to foreign rule', wrote Amira Hass in an April 3 article in Haaretz, 'Throwing stones is an action as well as a metaphor of resistance..."

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Barbara Boxer, AIPAC Seek To Codify Israel's Right to Discriminate Against Americans  -  by Glenn Greenwald

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/apr/13/barbara-boxer-aipac-...

"To accommodate this desire to discriminate, Boxer, Blunt and AIPAC are now attempting to create a special exemption for Israel from the requirement to which all other countries are bound, and by which the US will be bound vis-a-vis Israel. More amazingly, the only purpose of this exemption from these US senators would be to allow Israel to discriminate against the citizens of the country these senators are supposed to represent.

As Mike Coogan of the US Campaign to End Israeli Occupation wrote in the Hill this week, 'given that Israel views the mere existence of Palestinians as a threat, the Boxer-AIPAC bill would essentially codify Israel's discrimination against Palestinians, Muslims and Arab-Americans into US law.."

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70 Years After Warsaw

http://mostlywater.org/70_years_after_warsaw_ghetto_uprising

"On the anniversary of the Warsaw uprising, the anti-fascist resistance of decades gone by deserves to be honored. But the Israeli leadership, and those who fail to oppose them, have forfeited their place in decent commemorations..."

 

Haaretz Columnist Confirms Two Unarmed Palstinian Teenagers Executed by IDF

http://www.richardsilverstein.com/2013/04/17/haaretz-columnist-confirms-...

"...Levy says that the IDF will never identify the murderers, nor will they ever be punished. In fact, it's much mroe likely that they'll be promoted, where they can execute this policy of wilful murder on an even broader basis.."

 

Canada, Most Pro-Israeli Country in the World (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/04/21/299555/canada-most-proisraeli-c...

"Critics say it's hard to find any country friendlier to Israel than Canada..."

 

 

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The Lands of the Jewish National Fund  -  by Yves Engler

http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/04/26/the-lands-of-the-jewish-national-...

"In 2010 the Auditor-General apparently called on the Canada Revenue Agency to 'investigate or revoke' the Jewish National Fund's charitable status. But this request seems to have been ignored in deference to a 'charity' that has long participated in the erasure of Palestinians from their historic homeland..."

 

Diaspora Jews Must Speak Out  - by Sam Bahour

http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/04/24/diaspora-jews-must-speak-out/

"...this Orwellian-perfected, Israeli immigration law, called the Law of Return only applies to Jews. For the most part, world Jewry is silent about this reality of having an Israeli citizenship held in perpetuity for Jews only that awaits them for their entire life...

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Medical Racism: Israel Hospital Director Complains That Too Many African Babies Are Being Born

http://electronicintifada.net/blogs/ali-abunimah/medical-racism-israel-h...

"...Barabash's comments are also in keeping with the general outlook in Israel where it is socially acceptable to define the births of non-Jewish babies as undesirable or as a 'demographic threat' to the so-called 'Jewish and democratic state.'

 

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UN Rapporteur: Israel Endangering Whole Middle East Region (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/04/26/300438/un-rapporteur-israel-end...

"...Richard Falk stressed that Israel's misuse of military capabilities over the years have proven it to be a 'Pariah state' which is endangering the Middle East. He added that America's unconditional support for Israel has made it an accomplice as well [as Canada.]

He argues that since no credible peace process is on the horizon, the only way to deal with the ordeal caused by the Israeli occupation, can only be through mobilizing global support for resistance..."

 

Natural Gas Shortage Adds to Gazans'Woes (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/04/27/300449/natural-gas-shortage-add...

"The Gaza Strip has been under a choking Israeli land, sea and air blockade for several years now amid what many here describe as an international conspiracy of silence."

 

Especially in Canada and the silence of progressives on the appointment of the Zionist warcriminal Israeli Defence Attache to Canada, Brig-Gen Eden Attias, for his role as former Commander of IAFB Nevatim, and involvement in both Op 'Cast Lead' and the Mavi Marmara attack. When will progressives demand his immediate expulsion?

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My Last Post: Final Thoughts on Zionism's Success and Arab Failure  -  by Alan Hart

http://www.alanhart.net/my-last-post-final-thoughts-on-zionisms-success-...

"I am withdrawing from the battlefield of the war for the truth of history as it relates to the making and sustaining of the conflict in and over Palestine that became Israel and the following is an explanation of why..."

 

Acts Of Resilience and Courage Define Palestinians

http://www.miftah.org/Display.cfm?DocId=26047&CategoryId=13

"...The Palestinians' humanitarian crisis is the most misconstrued and underreported issue..."

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Why China is Welcoming Both Israel's Netanyahu and Palestine's Abbas

http://www.onenewspage.us/n/Front+Page/74vudv6o8/Why-China-is-welcoming-...

"The coinciding visits to Beijing of prime minister and the Palestinian president this week speak to China's growing interests in the Middle East.."

 

New Report Questions Israel's Claim of 'Divine Right' (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/05/07/302307/new-report-questions-isr...

"The Church of Scotland report acknowledges that the idea of misinterpreted biblical prophecy combined with norms of European colonialism led to the Balfour Declaration in 1917 when the British government agreed to 'a Jewish homeland' in Palestine and the origins of the current crisis in the region. The research by the Church is being seen as significant for a nunber of reasons..."

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Israel Plans to Wage Another War on Gaza: Islamic Jihad (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/05/08/302396/israel-plans-to-wage-fre...

"The Zionist enemy is getting ready for a major military operation on Gaza. We expect an escalation in the coming days but we are not sitting idle. Our military wing has been training for another war and it will not be a cakewalk for Zionists when they come to confront our fighters,' said Khader Habib, a senior Islamic Jihad official.."

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Stephen Hawking Boycotts Israeli Regime

http://www.presstv.com/detail/302411.html

"British theoretical physicist professor Stephen Hawking has joined an academic embargo on the Israeli regime by refusing to attend a conference hosted by the regime's president Shimon Perez..."

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Harper Government's Palestine Stance at UN Opposed by Many Canadians: Documents

http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/05/08/harper-palestine-israel-united-n...

"The Prime Minister's staunch pro-Israel stance may be winning favour with the Jewish community, but it does not sit well with most Canadians who wrote to Stephen Harper last fall after Canada voted against granting Palestine status as a non-member state at the United Nations..."

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Israel Bars Muslims from Entering Al-Aqsa Mosque (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/05/09/302560/israel-bars-muslims-from...

"A large group of settlers protected by Israeli forces, entered the al Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem Al Quds and prevented Muslim worshippers from entering the mosque..."

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Despite the fact that Jordan's Parliament has no power and only the King can make a formal request this is still significant.  Our Western media certainly does not report on Israel in an unbiased manner.  I doubt if Jordan's dictator King will abide by the unanimous vote given he is owned lock stock and barrel by the NATO imperial powers.

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The Jordanian Parliament voted unanimously on May 8 to ask the government to expel Israel’s ambassador to Jordan, Daniel Nevo, in protest at what the members of parliament say are Israeli violations during incidents at the Masjid al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem. 

Earlier on May 8 Israeli soldiers prevented Palestinians from going into Masjid al-Aqsa on the occasion of the “Jerusalem Day." Five Palestinians were wounded due to clashes and those who were barred from entering the mosque held a protest by performing noon prayer at the entrance gates.

Members of the Jordanian Parliament described the incidents as “Israeli violations.” Jordan’s Prime Minister Abdullah al-Nasour said that the government was discussing retaliation for what he called “Israel’s evil plans.”

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The decision of the parliament is constitutionally non-binding until ratified by King Abdullah II.

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/jordan-moves-to-expel-israels-ambassado...

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Israel's Ethnic Cleansing of The Naqab Underscores Meaning of 'Jewish State'

http://www.middleeastmonitor.com/resources/commentary-and-analysis/5985-...

"By pursuing the toxic policy of ethnic cleansing in the Naqab, Israel has unwittingly exposed what it really means by a 'Jewish State' - a state where non-Jews will remain 'unrecognized' without legal rights. Already denounced as 'racist' by the UN, it would only generate support for the threatened Bedouins.

The continuation of this travesty makes it all the more imperative to reject any call for the recognition of Israel as a 'Jewish' state. That would be a blueprint to 'transfer' and complete the final chapter of the Palestinian Nakba."

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NAKBA Day 2013: World Must End Israeli Apartheid Against Palestinians (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/05/15/303588/world-must-end-israeli-a...

"Press TV has conducted an interview with George Khadder, an activist from al-Quds (Jerusalem) to further discuss the Nakba [Catastrophe] Day.."

 

ICC Investigation into Israel's Crimes Significant (and vid)

http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/05/15/303675/icc-probe-on-israel-sign...

"Press TV has conducted an interview with Paul Larudee, from the Free Palestine Movement about the International Criminal Court launching a preliminary investigation into Israel's deadly attack on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla in 2010."

The Canadian tie-ins are that Canadians were on board and also the naming by Turkish intelligence of Brig-Gen Eden Attias, Israel's resident Defence Attache to Canada, who was CO of IAFB Nevatim at the time and participated in the operation. Attias was also cited as one of the 'dirty 200 list' of Israeli war criminals for his role in Operation 'Cast Lead', the attack on Gaza.

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