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How About a Bahraini Apartheid Week?

Just finished reading the latest from Nick Kristof, Is This Apartheid in Bahrain? Can you imagine the outrage if Israel treated Israeli Arabs and Palestinians the same way Kristof describes Bahrain’s...

February 22, 2011 12:36 By :

Who Is Iran to Lecture Israel on Tear Gas?

A Facebook group called IRAN: “URGENT WE NEED YOUR HELP” is asking netizens for advice on how to counter what it describes as a strange new tear gas Iranian security forces are using against...

February 21, 2011 17:32 By :

Pro-Israel Blog-Off: Round 1 Match 5

Aussie Dave just introduced the fifth match of the 2011 Pro-Israel Blog-Off. This match pits against each other submissions by 7 Agorot, Dodo Can Spell, and Yaacov Lozowick. Check out their submissions...

February 21, 2011 12:17 By :

Which Headline is Out of Place?

As the Arab world burns, which of these six headlines is out of place? Libya defiant as hundreds of protesters feared dead Iran protests: capital under lockdown Region’s Protests Spread to Morocco Yemeni...

February 21, 2011 0:24 By :

February 20 Links

• Just read that executive editor Amir Mizroch resigned from the JPost for health reasons. For some reason, the simple Hebrew expression, refuah shlaymah, (you should have a complete recovery) sounds...

February 20, 2011 15:49 By :

Ask A Soldier Anything

I like the concept of Friend-a-Soldier: choose an Israeli soldier from a list and ask him or her your questions. These soldiers aren’t shying away from the tough questions. Ask ‘em about terrorism,...

February 20, 2011 9:40 By :

Myths & Facts of the UN Security Council Settlements Vote

The UN Security Council’s meeting tomorrow to vote on a resolution against Israeli settlement activity. It’s time to clear up a few myths out there. Myth: A US veto will spark Arab rage. Fact:...

February 17, 2011 17:38 By :

Time is Ripe for Israel to Export Democracy

The idea of Israel exporting democracy to its Arab neighbors always seemed like a far-fetched idea for this jaded blogger. But the time is ripe for David Suissa’s hopeful 22-State Solution: Israel...

February 17, 2011 14:02 By :

Iran’s Suez Maneuver and the MSM

A few thoughts on what I’m reading about the Iranian navy en route to the Suez Canal. Just as I was about to publish this post, I learned that Iran warships cancel request to transit Suez Canal. A...

February 17, 2011 12:05 By :

Iranian Warships En Route to Suez Canal, Israel Threatens Action

Israel’s threatening to take action against a pair of Iranian warships en route to the Suez Canal tonight. For some time, the Iranians have been interested for some time in having a naval presence...

February 16, 2011 19:36 By :