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In unprecedented move, eight European countries to demand compensation from Israel for West Bank demolitions
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Eight European Union countries wrote an official protest letter to Israel, demanding over €30,000 ($35,400) in compensation for confiscating and demolishing structures and infrastructure which the countries had built in Area C of the West Bank, which is ...[Read more]
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A Family’s Long Search for Answers After Israel’s Killing of a Palestinian-American Teen
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THE LAST TIME Fawziya Shaalan saw her son alive was February 26, 2016. After eating lunch, Mahmoud, a 16-year-old Palestinian-American living in the West Bank, decided to go on an afternoon walk. This was routine; it was a way for Mahmoud to deal with his ...[Read more]
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Kansas Is Punishing a Teacher for Following Her Church’s Guidance to Boycott Israel
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ESTHER KOONTZ IS a long-time math teacher and curriculum coach at Horace Mann Dual Language Magnet School in Wichita, Kansas. She’s also a member of the Mennonite Church USA, which in July voted to divest itself from American companies that profit off o ...[Read more]
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The Mossad’s role in the Kurdish Independence movement
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Israeli strategists have long wished to break up surrounding countries into smaller units so that Israel could more easily dominate the region. The Forward describes how Israel, beginning with Ben Gurion, has helped the Kurdish separatist movement... ...[Read more]
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By The Grace Of Israel – The Barzani Clan And Kurdish “Independence”
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The Kurdish region in Iraq held a "referendum" about splitting off from Iraq to form an independent state. The referendum was highly irregular and the outcome was assured. That such a referendum was held now had more to do with the beleaguered situation o ...[Read more]
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Former Pink Floyd frontman sparks fury by comparing Israelis to Nazis
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Inflammatory remarks by the musician Roger Waters, formerly of Pink Floyd, comparing the modern Israeli state to Nazi Germany have put him at the centre of a furious dispute. Performers and religious figures reacted angrily to the veteran rock star's argu ...[Read more]
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In Europe, Hate Speech Laws are Often Used to Suppress and Punish Left-Wing Viewpoints
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Hate speech restrictions are used in European countries to suppress, outlaw, and punish more than far-right bigotry. Those laws have frequently been used to constrain and sanction a wide range of political views that many left-wing censorship advocates wo ...[Read more]
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Israel’s 24-7 ‘War’ on Palestine Rights Movement Advances Anti-boycott Legislation, Torpedoes Events
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An office in Israel's Ministry of Strategic Affairs is waging a 'war' against the Palestinian rights movement, placing agents in embassies around the world and working to advance anti-boycott legislation, close bank accounts, torpedo events, thwart donati ...[Read more]
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Netanyahu launches blistering attack on EU
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu launched a blistering attack against the European Union during a closed-session meeting Wednesday morning in the Hungarian capital of Budapest, telling the premiers of Hungary, the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia that ...[Read more]
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U.S. Lawmakers Seek to Criminally Outlaw Support for Boycott Campaign Against Israel
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THE CRIMINALIZATION OF political speech and activism against Israel has become one of the gravest threats to free speech in the West. In France, activists have been arrested and prosecuted for wearing T-shirts advocating a boycott of Israel. The U.K. has ...[Read more]
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Tourists in Israel can pretend to kill Palestinians for $115
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These part-propaganda, part-morbid fantasy “terror camps” provide tourists a chance to play the role of IDF soldiers in dramatic situations. Apparently, half a dozen of fantasy terror camps have popped up throughout Israel and the West Bank, offering ...[Read more]
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