Rep. Steve Israel’s involvement in national security meetings inspired him to pen the satire novel ‘The Global War on Morris.’
Four Israeli civilians – Israeli citizens, and a Thai worker – have been killed so far in the Gaza war. However, fewer civilians were killed during the 2008-2009 Israeli offensive in Gaza, dubbed Operation Cast Lead, before the missile defence system was operationally deployed.
Yet again, Israel restricts the movement of Christians as they celebrate Christmas.
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William Pfaff says the 2016 American elections threaten Israel's "total isolation" from western democracies in the wake of the Gaza slaughters and the rise of a defiant Netanyahu coalition
Members of Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman's party among government officials held over misuse of public funds.
Stem cells are basically like biological alchemy. You can turn them in to almost anything, including it seems sperm or eggs. Researchers working jointly in the UK and Israel have figured out how to create precursor cells for gametes, you know the bit...
Leonard Beerman, founding rabbi of the Westside's Leo Baeck Temple and a pacifist who often stoked anger with his vocal criticism of Israel, died Wednesday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He was 93.
Israel requires that archaeologists perform a sweep of any historically significant land that's to be constructed on, and what they were surprised to find on a 20-acre parcel of land along the western side of the Sea of Galilee may have ties to Jesus. Haaretz revisits a story that has...
Heating of flint debitage from Upper Palaeolithic contexts at Manot Cave, Israel: changes in atomic organization due to heating using infrared spectroscopyAuthors:Weiner et alAbstract:The heat treatment of flint is known to change its mechanical properties and improve its fracture behaviour during knapping. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, a Palestinian man was killed and an Israeli soldier wounded in the worst fighting between Israel and Palestinians since the summer's Gaza war. Israel's military said that troops retaliated against Hamas targets after a sniper fired on an Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) patrol. Show More Summary
Israel’s police said Wednesday they are investigating dozens of public figures and politicians in a major corruption case.
COSMIC SYNCHRONICITY WATCH: Archaeologists uncover 1,600-year-old menorah bracelet on Hanukkah. Last day of Mount Carmel excavation turns up rare turquoise glass shard (Lazar Berman, Times of Israel).Archaeologist Limor Talmi was minutes...Show More Summary
The comptroller for Israel’s ruling Likud party on Wednesday disqualified Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from running for party leadership next week ahead of March elections because of alleged misuse of party funds for his primary campaign, according to the Israeli media. The ruling by Shai Galili, Likud’s comptroller, was reported by the Jerusalem Post and […]
An email chain expressing concern about Israel's image in the wake of the Gaza slaughter has been leaked in the recent Sony hacking scandal, and shows Hollywood producers joined with rightwingers in support for the Jewish state
Ma'an News reports: " Israeli forces on Tuesday suppressed a peaceful march calling for 'Christmas without occupation' in Bethlehem. Demonstrators marched to the Israeli military checkpoint in northern Bethlehem to celebrate Christmas and hand out gifts to children in the area. Show More Summary
It used to be verboten to suggest that the Israel lobby helped drive the disastrous decision to invade Iraq. Now James Mann says as much of the neoconservatives. And Chris Matthews says the same of Hillary Clinton.
John Mearsheimer writes the latest message in our series What Mondoweiss Means To Me: “Criticizing Israel or its American lobby is mortal combat for intellectuals, journalists, and policymakers. We have all paid a serious price for doing so. Show More Summary
It's unlikely that the buses bearing the controversial messages will be seen in Boulder County, but local activists are voicing their support for a round of ads that debuted in the Denver metro area last week decrying Israel's ongoing conflict with Palest
It's interesting to see what the U.N. and others are not interested in blaming on Israel.