Daily Archives: November 6, 2012

No Change in the Palestinian Position on the Right of Return

http://jcpa.org/article/no-change-in-the-palestinian-position-on-the-right-of-return/ Vol. 12, No. 25 5 November 2012   Claims that Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas - in an interview with Israel’s Channel 2 TV on Nov. 2, 2012 - had apparently relinquished the “right of return”...

The Legal Basis of Israeli Naval Blockade of Gaza

http://imra.org.il/story.php3?id=58871 The Legal Basis of Israel’s Naval Blockade of GazaProf. Ruth Lapidoth, July 18, 2010 Jerusalem Issue Briefs Vol. 10, No. 4 http://jcpa.org/article/the-legal-basis-of-israel%E2%80%99s-naval-blockade-of-gaza/ -The relations between Israel and Hamas are in the nature of armed conflict. Nowadays no...

The Palestinian Guy Fawkes

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2012/11/the-palestinian-guy-fawkes/264529/ Today is Guy Fawkes Day, which commemorates the plot by a group of English Catholics to blow up the Houses of Parliament and King James I along with it. The plot was disrupted on...

Anti-Semitism in Newton (MA) Schools

Below is my account of the developing scandal at the Newton public schools. For months a group of Jewish parents and community members has asked the school board for copies of the curriculum, texts...

PA Uses U.S.-Trained Forces Against Protesters

www.menewsline.com The Palestinian Authority has been using U.S.-trained and equipped security forces to disperse protests in the West Bank. Arab Human rights activists said PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has been using elite forces trained by Washington...

U.S. Dems Seek Hamas-Linked Funds

www.menewsline.com WASHINGTON, DC The Democratic Party has sought election funds from groups and individuals linked to Hamas, a report said. The Investigative Project on Terrorism said Hamas and Muslim Brotherhood supporters have been targeted for contributions to...