Saturday, September 22, 2018

How not to make friends and influence people

If ever one needed a crash course on the techniques involved in making or losing friends, recent events provided glorious examples…writes Michael Kuttner. USA Vice President, Mike Pence, fake “peace” partner spokespersons and various EU politicians...

Reporters Diary, 2011-2014:  When Israel was swamped with MIGRANT WORKERS – Not with Asylum...

May 1, 2012: The worker’s holiday. Placards were distributed that day by Israel’s National Labor Federation, the Histadrut, which called on workers in Israel to march that day under the banner of “WE ARE...

Make sure that any Israel military withdrawal will not result in rockets being launched...

Despite the conventional wisdom that the core issues — such as Jerusalem or the fate of Israeli settlements beyond the 1949 armistice lines — are the major stumbling blocks to an agreement, the issue...

“Golda Meir, on the Palestinians”

To be misquoted is an occupational hazard of political leadership; for this reason I should like to clarify my position in regard to the Palestinian issue. I have been charged with being rigidly insensitive...

Israeli Legislator Wants Taxpayers to Force UNRWA Reform

An Israeli legislator thinks she has the solution for curing the United Nations' biggest agency of its reputation as a black hole for hundreds of millions in donor funds – let taxpayers know where...

Schoolbooks of the Palestinian Authority (PA): The Attitude to the Jews, to Israel and...

Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center at the Israeli Intelligence Heritage and Commemoration Center presents the comprehensive report on Palestinian Authority school books used in UNRWA schools, produced by the Center for Near...

Jerusalem, the “Right of Return” and Violence As Currently Taught at UNRWA Schools In...

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) was created in the wake of the 1948 Arab-Israeli war. It provides education, health and social services to a unique type of population in the whole...

ירושלים, “זכות השיבה” ואלימות כפי שהם נלמדים כעת בבתיה”ס של אונר”א ביהודה, שומרון ורצועת...

.1948 סוכנות הסעד והתעסוקה של האו"ם (אונר"א) נוצרה בעקבות המלחמה הערבית-ישראלית של היא מספקת שירותי חינוך, בריאות וסעד לסוג מיוחד במינו של אוכלוסיה בעולם: צאצאי הפליטים הפלסטינים של אותה מלחמה. אלה מוחזקים מזה דורות...

The US now has time to include “sovereignty” in the Jerusalem Embassy Relocation Act.

President Trump did Israel a favor that most people do not know about when he delayed the US embassy move to Jerusalem. ​There is much work to be done. Current wording of the US Embassy Relocation Act...

Trump’s Speech Recognizing Jerusalem: What It Says and What It Doesn’t Say

Institute for Contemporary Affairs Founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation Vol. 17, No. 35 President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital  puts into deep-freeze  plans for a division of the city. Until Trump’s speech,...