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Purim Spoof: New Lead on Arafat’s Missing Millions

The PA is investigating if money it transferred to Suha Arafat wound up in a bank account belonging to HR’s USA director Gary Kenzer. The inquiry was spurred by mysterious emails from Mrs. Arafat...

March 17, 2011 17:05 By :

5 Signs The BDS Movement Is Serious About Canadian Apartheid

You know the Boycott-Divestment-Sanctions (BDS) movement is stretching when activists like Chadni Desai make such stupid comments in Toronto: “We as the organizers of Israeli Apartheid Week in Toronto...

March 16, 2011 22:19 By :

Counting Crowds Confounds Correspondents

How many Gaza demonstrators risked Hamas thuggery yesterday to demand national unity? Depends on who you read. Counting crowds confounds correspondents. The Guardian’s divergence alone boggles: The...

March 16, 2011 18:07 By :

3 Arms Smuggling Fails In One Week

Heads are sure to roll in Tehran after Israel, Egypt and Turkey all intercepted Iranian arms shipments yesterday. That’s three busts in one week. 1. Yesterday, Turkey forced an Iranian cargo plane...

March 16, 2011 14:12 By :

Send Questions for Bibi’s YouTube Press Conference

Benjamin Netanyahu’s in a YouTube citizen’s press conference next week. So submit questions and/or vote for your favorite questions. You can also submit questions via Twitter (#AskNetanyahu). Dana...

March 16, 2011 11:06 By :

Israel Navy Seizes Iranian Arms Shipment

Israeli naval commandos intercepted a boat carrying Iranian weapons bound for Gaza. According to the IDF Spokesperson blog, the “Victoria” left the Syrian port of Latakia for Turkey, and was...

March 15, 2011 14:08 By :

Your Daily Dose of Moral Equivalence

This headline in The Guardian suggests real Palestinians were quoted condemning the Itamar massacre. But here’s the extent of the “shock” and “anger” on the Palestinian side...

March 15, 2011 9:53 By :

Bahraini Protesters Cheapen Language of “Occupation”

Saudi military forces entered Bahrain. Anti-government protesters call it “occupation.” A NY Times dispatch (incidentally by Jerusalem bureau chief, Ethan Bronner) notes: The opposition statement...

March 14, 2011 18:05 By :

Stephen Walt’s Cold Words of Comfort

Cold words of comfort indeed from Professor Stephen Walt on the Itamar massacre. Walt, most famous for co-authoring The Israel Lobby, is no one-trick pony. In a 425-word post, 44 percent of his word...

March 14, 2011 14:31 By :

Itamar Massacre: Bloggers Get It, MSM Doesn’t

A delegation bloggers understands the Itamar massacre better than the legions of Israel’s foreign press corps. Out of everything I’ve read about the grisly murders, Claire Berlinski‘s...

March 14, 2011 13:14 By :