Category Archives: Israel/Palestine

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The Day After – Neve Gordon on the IDF’s new tactics

LRB Online · 4 May 2015 Neve Gordon on the IDF’s new tactics Several months ago, a young woman working in Kibbutz Dorot’s carrot fields noticed a piece of paper lying on the ground with a short inscription in Arabic.

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The Day After – Neve Gordon on the IDF’s new tactics

LRB Online · 4 May 2015 Neve Gordon on the IDF’s new tactics Several months ago, a young woman working in Kibbutz Dorot’s carrot fields noticed a piece of paper lying on the ground with a short inscription in Arabic.

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Report: Army veterans slam IDF policy in Gaza war

Report: Army veterans slam IDF policy in Gaza war Breaking the Silence organization says principle adopted of minimum risk to soldiers meant more civilian casualties. By Gili Cohen 10:19 04.05.15 Breaking the Silence has harshly criticized the Israel Defense Forces for its

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Report: Army veterans slam IDF policy in Gaza war

Report: Army veterans slam IDF policy in Gaza war Breaking the Silence organization says principle adopted of minimum risk to soldiers meant more civilian casualties. By Gili Cohen 10:19 04.05.15 Breaking the Silence has harshly criticized the Israel Defense Forces for its

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Killing in Gaza, saving in Nepal: Israel’s moral hypocrisy

Killing in Gaza, saving in Nepal: Israel’s moral hypocrisy Israel doesn’t have to go all the way to Kathmandu to save lives; it would be enough to lift the siege it imposes an hour’s drive from Tel Aviv and let

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Killing in Gaza, saving in Nepal: Israel’s moral hypocrisy

Killing in Gaza, saving in Nepal: Israel’s moral hypocrisy Israel doesn’t have to go all the way to Kathmandu to save lives; it would be enough to lift the siege it imposes an hour’s drive from Tel Aviv and let

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“My wife, the jailed Palestinian MP”

My wife, the jailed Palestinian MP An elected representative like Khalida Jarrar, being sent to prison for six months without undergoing a trial – such things are everyday occurrences in Israel. But there’s no public discussion at all. By Gideon Levy and Alex

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“My wife, the jailed Palestinian MP”

My wife, the jailed Palestinian MP An elected representative like Khalida Jarrar, being sent to prison for six months without undergoing a trial – such things are everyday occurrences in Israel. But there’s no public discussion at all. By Gideon Levy and Alex

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Israel’s “right to exist”: Nations are soul-searching everywhere – except in Israel

Illustration by Pep Montserrat for The National Nations are soul-searching everywhere – except in Israel Ben White April 18, 2015Updated: April 18, 2015 Earlier this month, Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared that any nuclear agreement reached between the P5+1

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Israel’s “right to exist”: Nations are soul-searching everywhere – except in Israel

Illustration by Pep Montserrat for The National Nations are soul-searching everywhere – except in Israel Ben White April 18, 2015Updated: April 18, 2015 Earlier this month, Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared that any nuclear agreement reached between the P5+1

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The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US? Is It Good for Israel? – National Press Club in Washington

On April 10, an all-day conference on “The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US? Is It Good for Israel?” was held at the National Press Club in Washington. More information on the conference can be accessed at its

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The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US? Is It Good for Israel? – National Press Club in Washington

On April 10, an all-day conference on “The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US? Is It Good for Israel?” was held at the National Press Club in Washington. More information on the conference can be accessed at its

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Human Rights Watch report: Israeli Settlement Agriculture Harms Palestinian Children

Israel: Settlement Agriculture Harms Palestinian Children Out of School, Doing Risky Work for Low Pay Human Rights Watch – APRIL 13, 2015 (Jerusalem) – Israeli settlement farms in the West Bank are using Palestinian child labor to grow, harvest, and pack agricultural

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Human Rights Watch report: Israeli Settlement Agriculture Harms Palestinian Children

Israel: Settlement Agriculture Harms Palestinian Children Out of School, Doing Risky Work for Low Pay Human Rights Watch – APRIL 13, 2015 (Jerusalem) – Israeli settlement farms in the West Bank are using Palestinian child labor to grow, harvest, and pack agricultural

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Avinoam Baral: The real winner in Israel’s election: BDS

    The real winner in Israel’s election: BDS Netanyahu’s reelection takes away pro-Israel students’ most powerful tool: the existence of a government committed to peace.   By Avinoam Baral Haaretz — Mar. 20, 2015   In his speech to AIPAC in 2014,

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Avinoam Baral: The real winner in Israel’s election: BDS

    The real winner in Israel’s election: BDS Netanyahu’s reelection takes away pro-Israel students’ most powerful tool: the existence of a government committed to peace.   By Avinoam Baral Haaretz — Mar. 20, 2015   In his speech to AIPAC in 2014,