The Untold Story of Christian Zionism's Rise to Power in the United States. The largest pro-Israel organization in the United States is not composed of Jews, but of Christian evangelicals, with a total membership of 7 million, more than 2 million more members than the entirety of the American Jewish community.
Members of this organization, Christians United for Israel (CUFI), met in Washington on Monday, attracting thousands of attendees and featuring speeches from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Secretary of State and former CIA Director Mike Pompeo, Vice President Mike Pence, and National Security Advisor John Bolton. CUFI’s leader, controversial evangelical preacher John Hagee, has met with President Donald Trump several times and was recently part of an exclusive White House meeting in March on the administration’s upcoming “peace plan” for Israel and Palestine. Titus Flavius sur Twitter : "Zionism is antisemitism! In 1928 85% of Judaica was anti-zionist, migration to Palestine waned 97% & Zionist MDs of Berlin's 2 largest banks became Hitler's biggest backers. By 1933 Zionists & Nazis were working together to fo.
What Vox Gets Wrong with Its “11 biggest myths about Israel-Palestine” Vox gets some things right in its “11 biggest myths about Israel-Palestine” feature, but in the end leaves readers even more misinformed.
Top Ten Myths about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. A proper understanding of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict requires exposing numerous myths about its origins and the reasons it persists.
Myth #1 – Jews and Arabs have always been in conflict in the region. Get a FREE e-Book! Sign up to get the FPJ Weekly newsletter, plus get a free e-book, The Israel-Palestine Conflict: A Collection of Essays by Jeremy R. Hammond. How Special is the U.S.-Israel Relationship? In his famed "Iron Curtain" speech delivered at Fulton, Missouri in March 1946, Winston Churchill popularized the term "special relationship" to describe American-British ties that had developed during World War II.
Over time, others then applied the notion of a special relationship to U.S. connections with a host of other foreign states, including Canada, Panama, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, Ireland, Germany, Liberia, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, the Philippines, China, and Japan. While each of these is special in its own way, the most special relationship of all is undoubtedly the one with Israel, as politicians1 and analysts2 both recognize.
By "special relationship" they mean that relations between the two countries have over the last half century blossomed not just into a thick forest of diplomatic and military links, but also into a unique range of economic, academic, religious and personal bonds. Of course, relations are not all positive. For many years, U.S. Although U.S. Yes, Israel Can Accept The Right Of Return. Ze’ev Begin, the son of Menachem Begin, is a very nice human being.
It is impossible not to like him. He is well brought up, polite and modest, the kind of person one would like to have as a friend. Unfortunately, his political views are far less likable. America's Jews Are Driving America's Wars. Editor's Note: Kudos to Giraldi for stating what everybody knows but nobody is willing to say in print, and to Ron Unz the publisher of the Unz Review.
Unz is Jewish, so perhaps that is why he is able to publish something like this. Most Gentile publishers outside the Alt-Right are too scared to, and Jewish publishers simply won't. We need more of this fair, balanced discussion. We ran an important piece by Giraldi yesterday where he details his personal experience of being censored on the internet. His reputation as a career CIA officer and publicist is impeccable.
Maybe that is why the big tech companies censor him. The Reasons for Netanyahu’s Panic – Consortiumnews. Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu is pushing the panic button over the collapse of the Saudi-Israeli jihadist proxies in Syria and now threatening to launch a major air war, as ex-British diplomat Alastair Crooke describes.
By Alastair Crooke A very senior Israeli intelligence delegation, a week ago, visited Washington. Untitled. Featured image: An Israeli soldier stands atop a tank on the Golan Heights (Source: EIPA) Earlier this month, the Wall Street Journal published an interview with a Syrian rebel commander and half a dozen fighters, who confirmed the worst kept secret of the Syrian conflict: Israel is directly aiding Syrian rebel factions with both humanitarian and financial aid.
Israel’s involvement “is much deeper and more coordinated than previously known and entails direct funding of opposition fighters near its border for years,” the report said. “Israel stood by our side in a heroic way,” Moatasem al-Golani, a spokesman for the rebel group Fursan al-Joulan, told the Wall Street Journal.
“We wouldn’t have survived without Israel’s assistance.” Trump Nominee Friedman: Out of Step with American Jews and Dangerous for Palestinian Human Rights. BETHLEHEM, OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES - NOVEMBER 6: Palestinians protest Israeli settlements in the midst of peace negotiations between Israeli and Palestinian leaders, November 6, 2013.
Photo Credit: Ryan Rodrick Beiler / Shutterstock.com As a Jewish American and a Palestinian human rights activist, we stand united in our opposition to President-elect Donald Trump’s nomination of bankruptcy attorney David Friedman to be the next U.S. Ambassador to Israel. Friedman, who has no diplomatic experience, is aligned not with American Jewish positions, but with Israel’s illegal settler movement and he is hostile to the two-state solution. He refers to the West Bank as Judea and Sumeria, a biblical name used by settlers and Israel’s extreme right. From insulting liberal American Jews to supporting illegal settlers, Friedman’s positions are out of step with trends among American Jews. Ariel Gold: Israeli Army Admits To Using Pesticides As A Weapon Of War In The Middle East. The Israeli army admitted to using crop-dusters to kill off vegetation - and perhaps inadvertently, agricultural crops - inside the Gaza Strip last week.
Credit: Ryan Rodrick Beiler/Activestills.org It wasn’t too long ago that Agent Orange, a devastating chemical produced by Monsanto, was used in the Vietnam War to strip the jungle environment of its foliage and give the U.S. military an advantage. Ripping Up the Rulebook: Israel’s Unlawful Killings. By Michaela Whitton | The AntiMedia.Org While people are focused on the atrocities carried out by Da’esh and/or their own governments in Syria and Iraq, it’s been nearly impossible to keep track of the number of Palestinians killed by Israel’s unwritten shoot-to-kill policy since October.
The full-fledged violence in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and Gaza has persisted since September with violence from both sides and Israeli forces recklessly flouting international standards. The most recent report by the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) reveals the names, ages, and circumstances of deaths of 100 Palestinian victims who were killed by the Israeli military between October and December.
Israel buys most oil smuggled from ISIS territory - report. Kurdish and Turkish smugglers are transporting oil from ISIS controlled territory in Syria and Iraq and selling it to Israel, according to several reports in the Arab and Russian media. An estimated 20,000-40,000 barrels of oil are produced daily in ISIS controlled territory generating $1-1.5 million daily profit for the terrorist organization. The oil is extracted from Dir A-Zur in Syria and two fields in Iraq and transported to the Kurdish city of Zakhu in a triangle of land near the borders of Syria, Iraq and Turkey.
Israeli and Turkish mediators come to the city and when prices are agreed, the oil is smuggled to the Turkish city of Silop marked as originating from Kurdish regions of Iraq and sold for $15-18 per barrel (WTI and Brent Crude currently sell for $41 and $45 per barrel) to the Israeli mediator, a man in his 50s with dual Greek-Israeli citizenship known as Dr. Farid. “Israel has in one way or another become the main marketer of ISIS oil.
Comments. Top Ten Myths about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. Although Arabs were a majority in Palestine prior to the creation of the state of Israel, there had always been a Jewish population, as well. For the most part, Jewish Palestinians got along with their Arab neighbors. MSNBC Apologizes After Accidentally Telling the Truth About Israel. Before MSNBC’s apology, pro-Palestinian activists praised the segment as a rare instance of mainstream media honesty about Israeli occupation. UN Report Says Gaza Could Be “Uninhabitable” In Next 5 Years. The mainstream news media and political class like to pretend that the situation in Gaza is complicated and unexplainable, but the entire conflict is extremely easy to figure out when examined without nationalistic ideologies or geographical preferences.
It is a matter of obvious and provable fact that Israel is an apartheid state that controls most of Palestine, especially Gaza, much like a massive concentration camp. Places That AIPAC Would Never Show U.S. Congress Members on Their Upcoming Propaganda Trip to Israel. (Page 2) Israeli Soldier Put In Military Prison For Speaking Out Against Occupation. Israel’s Fascist Democracy. More Than 60 Israeli Soldiers Tell The Truth About What Happened In Gaza. A new report based on the testimonies of more than 60 Israeli soldiers is making its way around the web. It outlines how the massive civilian death toll from last summer’s Israeli assault on Gaza resulted from “a policy of indiscriminate fire.” Global Fear Decreasing As False Flags And Crisis Actors Exposed. Netanyahu Unmasks Israel. The real story behind the Republicans’ Iran letter. The Big Money Behind Netanyahu. Reprinted from Consortium News. Netanyahu And the Crumbling Israeli Lobby.
I’ve Never Seen The Israel-Palestine Conflict Illustrated More Profoundly Than This. Israel admits HAMAS didn't kidnap the 3 Israeli teens after all. Why Israel Lies. Cross-posted from Truthdig. Why Israel Lies. Palestinians evacuate a survivor of an Israeli airstrike that hit a family building Sunday in Rafah, in southern Gaza. AP/Eyad Baba All governments lie, as I.F.