Is UKIP the ‘white knight’ of British politics?

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or just another mercenary of the pro-Israel Lobby? 'Sir Nigel' rides forth.... By Stuart Littlewood - Sabbah Report § UKIP (UK Independence Party) is poised to cause an earthquake in British politics at the European elections on 22 May. The mainstream parties – Conservatives, Labour and Liberal Democrats … [Read more...]

Double standards for citizens of Israel

Majd Kayyal, a 48' Palestinian researcher and journalist, poses for a portrait in his home, Haifa, April 19, 2014. Israel arrested Kayyal on Saturday evening at the Sheikh Hussein crossing on the Israeli-Jordanian border, after he returned from a visit in Lebanon. Kayyal attended a conference that marked the 40th anniversary of the Al-Safir newspaper in Beirut. He was released after five days of interrogation after massive public pressure.

Israel have two standards, one for Israeli Jews and another for the Palestinian Arab By Jonathan Cook - Sabbah Report § The arrest of a journalist and several political activists in Israel over the past few weeks has provoked a troubling debate: are laws applied differently depending on whether a … [Read more...]

Anti-Palestinian arson attacks on the rise

Anti-Palestinian arson attacks on the rise

If these crimes were being committed by Palestinians against Jews, the culprits would be caught within hours or days By Jonathan Cook - Sabbah Report § This week, Giacinto-Boulos Marcuzzo, the Roman Catholic Bishop of Nazareth had a note delivered at his home, warning that he and his followers had … [Read more...]

Peace process: PLO ignores interview request

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Questions activists want answered are posted here By Stuart Littlewood - Sabbah Report § The futile exercise reviving peace talks between Mahmoud Abbas’s half-baked puppet administration and the Israelis has come to a much-predicted end. It collapsed after Israel reneged on an agreement to release … [Read more...]

Hardened Racism in Israel

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By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § Israeli racism already is institutionalized. On February 24, it got meaner. Fascist Knesset members approved legislation distinguishing between Muslim and Christian Arab citizens. At issue is separate and less equal than before. It's divide and conquer policy. … [Read more...]

Video: Palestine before the Zionist cancer

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Source: redressonline.com Have you ever wondered what Palestine looked like before the Zionist cancer brought racism, hatred, bloodshed, mass land theft and ethnic cleansing to the country? Thanks to Lobster Films, a Paris-based film preservation company, we can have a brief glimpse of the country in … [Read more...]

Old Testament Armed Forces

The negative effects of evangelical Christianity in the U.S. military

Religious zealotry runs rampant in the U.S. military,and among those wishing to deploy it. By Philip Giraldi - Sabbah Report The connection between America’s wars in the Middle East—and its wars more generally—with the more fundamentalist forms of Christianity in the United States is … [Read more...]

Jamal Kanj: The myth of the Jewish people

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The Invention of the Jewish People is a book written by Shlomo Sand, an Israeli professor of history at the University of Tel Aviv. The author wasn’t probing a belief system but Zionist fabrications of a spurious common lineage for people of the Jewish faith. Sand argues that the idea of Jews having a … [Read more...]

Joseph Massad: Palestinians, Egyptian Jews and propaganda

"The statements made by Issam al-Aryan, a senior leader of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood, calling on Egyptian Jews in Israel to return home, are hardly novel," writes author (AFP)

Despite claims to the contrary, it isn't all sunshine and rainbows when Jewish Egyptians reflect on Egypt. By Joseph Massad The current propaganda war in Egypt about the Palestinians and about Egyptian Jews, which was provoked by the recent pronouncements of Issam al-Aryan, a senior leader of the … [Read more...]

Khaled Abu Toameh: Israel’s Palestinian propagandist

Khaled Abu Toameh, Israeli hasbara agent

Khaled Abu Toameh, Israeli hasbara agent By Nureddin Sabir Observers of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict expect from time to time to come across individuals and organizations whose intent is to find the worst possible news and information from the Arab and Muslim worlds and disseminate them widely … [Read more...]

William A. Cook: The Burial of Bethlehem

Here, the indigenous people of Jesus's birthplace, Bethlehem, Palestinian Christians are humiliated into waiting for Israeli soldiers to check them as they merely move from one town to another. Waiting hours.

Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. (Luke 2) A few days ago I received this plea from Samuel Dowell, a cry from the heart in the season of joy and peace, as he witnesses the slow motion … [Read more...]

New Israeli Herods and Palestinian Christians

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I'M writing from Finland this week, where the omnipresence of snowflakes and festive Christmas lights heralds another year celebrating the birth of Jesus. In parallel, the descendants of the Messiah in Palestine are marking another year of abominable Israeli occupation. Indulged with indifference to the … [Read more...]

Freedom, Not Handouts, Will Save Palestine

Palestinians celebrate on a street in Gaza City November 30, 2012. The 193-nation U.N. General Assembly overwhelmingly approved a resolution on Thursday to upgrade the Palestinian Authority's observer status at the United Nations from "entity" to "non-member state," implicitly recognizing a Palestinian state. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestine not only has a pie in the sky, it also has one off the coast of Gaza and many more across the land. The pies here are strategic economic assets for a Palestinian economy worthy of a state. But all of them are under total Israeli military control, rendering them paralyzed at best. Until the … [Read more...]

Hell-on-Earth in Gaza four years ago

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"If the world grants the Palestinian people their human rights there will surely be peace in the Middle East" – Pastor Manuel Musallam This seems a very good moment, on the sixth day of “Operation Cast Lead” Mark-2, to remember what happened when Israel unleashed its last blitzkrieg on Gaza – … [Read more...]

Tel Aviv Under Fire

Text in red covering the image: "Operation Pillar of Cloud" ("Mivtza Amud Anan" עמוד ענן) | Hebrew bottom text: "At 1:29PM the air raid siren system was turn on in Tel Aviv following the firing of a rocket..." | Cover page of Yedioth Aharonoth, November 15, 2012

Operation Pillar of Cloud Backfires Israel On Friday, October 21, 2011, Hezbollah Chief Hassan Nasrallah said to the Lebanese Al-Akhbar newspaper "the next war with Israel will start in Tel Aviv, and Hezbollah has many surprises that will change the face of the region in a future war." "Next time there … [Read more...]