Two interesting, but separate issues here – Criticism of Racist Israel and the sense or nonsense of postmodern writings around gender – a very good article
Today the Democrats in convention claimed that so-called Jerusalem (Al-Quds) was the capital of Israel, but it isn’t. There are so many reports here and so many are heartbreaking – how long will the world let this abuse of the Palestinian people continue?
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Sept 6, 2012 | 23928 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1912 days
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Published by Adalah, Physicians for Human Rights-Israel and Al Mezan Centre for Human Rights | June 26, 2012
“On Torture” is an edited volume of essays by Palestinian, Israeli and international legal and medical experts and practitioners based on presentations that they gave during a workshop held in Jerusalem in April 2011 entitled, “Securing Accountability for Torture and Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment (CIDT) in Israel: New Trends and Comparative Lessons”.
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How to deal with Zionism: Oppose – Expose – Dispose ~ by @docjazzmusic
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This is not satire, although it’s given me a few ideas
Translated from daily De Volkskrant in The Netherlands:
No women any more on the Jerusalem city bus
Rolf Bos – 05/09/12, 08:52
In the city where women are the majority, they are disappearing more and more from ads on the streets. This week the Israeli bus company Egged decided that they will ban an ad campaign with pictures of women on the sides of city buses in Jerusalem. The company fears vandalism by ultra-orthodox Jewish men.
Egged defies a ruling by the Israeli Supreme Court. The judges ruled two months ago that censorship of the female images in advertising is illegal. Egged, one of the largest bus companies in the world, however, has a creative solution. In Jerusalem, the green buses will have no more images of any humans – both women and men.
In Jerusalem, but also in other places in Israel like Bnei Brak and
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