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Israel's Justice Minister Shaked Speaks the Truth

Ayelet Shaked

There, said it! Zionism contradicts not only human rights but also universal justice. Zionism is above all. No less than the Israeli Minister of Justice Ayelet Shaked said this at a conference organized by the Israeli Bar Association in Tel Aviv. [1] Haaretz journalist Gideon Levy call her "Israel's Minister of Truth." [2] Right-wing Zionist ideology negates human rights.

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Crusaders and Zionists

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A few days ago I found myself in Caesarea, sitting in a restaurant and looking out over the sea. The sunbeams were dancing on the little waves, the mysterious ruins of the ancient town arrayed behind me. It was hot, but not too hot, and I was thinking about the crusaders.

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Variations on a theme: The Gulf crisis settles into a family squabble

Qatar has couched the defense of its controversial foreign policy and relationships with Islamic militants in the language of a forward-looking state that embraces concepts of democracy and press freedom.

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Kaya, the royal Dog

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The spectacle is almost bizarre: a political party refuses to accept new members. And not just a few individuals, but tens of thousands. And not just any party, but the Likud ("Unification"), the main force in Israel's governing coalition.

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Operation CYA – Afghanistan

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Steve Bannon’s Breitbart and others notwithstanding, that was Trump being Trump when he announced he would not be quitting Afghanistan, despite the manifest futility and counter productivity — that is, idiocy — of America’s 16-year war there. He is not a captive of “my generals,” bad as they are. He is his own man.

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Trump & Co.’s Vile Anti-Immigrationism

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German Politicians condemn Anti-Israel Protest as ‘Anti-Semitism’

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From Barak to Trump

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Ojo! More Disasters are Ready to Happen in the Middle East

Spanish colloquial word, Ojo, ...

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