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Timeline: Israel’s anti-Palestinian laws since 1948

https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20170515-timeline-israels-anti-palestinian-laws-since-1948/?utm_content=buffer1bccf&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer Timeline: Israel’s anti-Palestinian laws since 1948 2006-Present 2017: Israel announces plans to limit the travel of those arriving in Ben-Gurion airport to the Palestinian Occupied Territories. Israel begins plans to pass a law that will ban the Muslim call for prayer on loudspeakers between 23:00 and 07:00. Stop-and-Frisk Law – Amendment: The new law allows police to […]

Revived lawsuit puts Palestine advocacy in crosshairs

Revived lawsuit puts Palestine advocacy in crosshairs https://electronicintifada.net/content/revived-lawsuit-puts-palestine-advocacy-crosshairs/21026 The case of a youth killed more than two decades ago – whose death prompted a tide of anti-terrorism litigation in the US – has returned to court. In 1996, 17-year-old David Boim was standing at a bus stop in the Israeli settlement Beit El, near Ramallah […]

How the Eu cosied up to the defence lobby

How the EU cosied up to the defence lobby DEC. 21, 2016 BY CRINA BOROS Flags in front of the EU commission in Brussels Photo: Alvaro Millan/flickr Consultants who advise the European Commission (EC) on its security policies have also been working for companies that win related research projects, funded by the European Union, raising […]

Palestinian, Jewish and Syrian localities destroyed since the beginning of Zionism until 2016

Palestinian, Jewish and Syrian localities destroyed since the beginning of Zionism until 2016 http://www.de-colonizer.org/map Based on rigorous research, De-Colonizer is proud to present its new map entitled « Colonialism in destru(a)ction ». This map shows the Palestinian, Jewish and Syrians localities destroyed since the beginning of Zionist migration (end of 19th century). The breakdown by historical layers (destructions before 1948, during the Nakba […]

Mapping the Palestinian villages erased and replaced with Jewish towns

Mapping the Palestinian villages erased and replaced with Jewish towns https://972mag.com/mapping-the-palestinian-villages-erased-and-replaced-with-jewish-towns/124847/ A new map seeks to provide new information on the Palestinian cities, towns, and villages that were erased and replaced since the inception of the Zionist movement. By Tom Pessah Immigrants coming to Israel are unlikely to know the name “Mlabes,” but Israelis are more […]

The 239 Year Timeline of America’s Involvement in Military Conflict

The 239 Year Timeline of America’s Involvement in Military Conflict http://www.wakingtim…15/12/17/68629/     Isaac Davis, Staff Waking Times “I should welcome almost any war, for I think this country needs one.” -President Theodore Roosevelt The American public and the world have long since been warned of the dangers of allowing the military industrial complex to become such an integral […]

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Who are the real culprits: The news of the cold-blooded murders in Norway last month saddened us all. We at Glór Moslamach wrote to the Norwegian Ambassador in Ireland to offer our heartfelt condolences. Meanwhile, the attitude of the media was hopelessly predictable. Fingers were immediately pointed at Muslims by so-called ‘experts’ on terrorism before […]