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  • Israel and Islamism are both occupying Palestine

    1 week ago

    While Gazans, their Hamas leadership and pro-Palestinian supporters around the world condemn Israel’s Operation Protective Edge, now turning into a ground invasion, it’s time Muslims examined the Other Occupation: the inexorable advance of political Islamism over Islam.

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  • Kerry meets with Jewish leaders

    2 weeks ago

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting Friday with a delegation from the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations.

    The State Department on Friday posted the meeting on its schedule, noting that it is closed.

    Kerry on Thursday met with a delegation...

  • Violence at pro-Israel rally underscores passion over Israeli-Palestinian conflict

    By Ryan Torok

    2 weeks ago

    A sea of bodies jumped up and down to the beat of Israeli dance music. Tiny Israeli flags flapped in the sky. 

    On July 13, an Israel solidarity event organized by Stand With Us and the Israeli American Council (IAC) drew between 1,200 and 2,000 people — depending on who’s...

  • Hamas finds itself in war it didn’t want — and cannot escape

    3 weeks ago

    The latest mini-war between Israel and the Islamist group Hamas began with the Gaza-based militants eager to strike a blow, but the escalation that followed has left them physically and diplomatically exposed, with no ready way out.

    Hamas has sent its rockets streaking into...

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  • Johansson in post-SodaStream interview: I am not a role model

    February 27, 2014 | 4:11 pm

    Actress Scarlett Johansson said in her first interview since the SodaStream blowup that she is not “a role model.”

    “I don’t see myself as being a role model,” she said in an interview published Thursday in Dazed and Confused magazine, adding that she “did not want to step into...

  • Why I’m Going to Suspend my Worries about Samantha Power

    By Shmuel Rosner

    June 6, 2013 | 5:20 am

    Can a big-mouthed person be the US ambassador to the UN? Can someone with a track record of controversial quotes be forgiven for not always being at the top of her game?

    It occurred to me that amid all the talk about Samantha Power’s nomination to succeed Susan Rice as the next...

  • Obama: Israeli settlement building not constructive to peace

    March 21, 2013 | 5:07 am

    U.S. President Barack Obama said on Thursday he had told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that continued Jewish settlement activity was not constructive and did not "advance the cause of peace".

    Obama, speaking at a joint news conference with Palestinian President...

  • ‘Two-state solution’ faces a hornets’ nest

    By Leonard Fein

    December 6, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    In the aftermath of the surprisingly upbeat Annapolis meeting, all the talk's about a two-state solution. The unwary may suppose that as soon as the domestic problems within Israel and among the Palestinians are resolved, the movement toward such a solution will be quite rapid. After...
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