Daily Archives: October 14, 2013

Aid for Palestinians: Breaking Down Walls or Building Them Higher?

http://www.brownpoliticalreview.org/2013/10/aid-for-palestinians-breaking-down-walls-or-building-them-higher/ A photo of a UNRWA school in Gaza after it was shelled by Israeli forces. Wikimedia Commons, Creative Commons. The UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) agency is mandated to lead and co-ordinate international...

Will President Peres Really Respond to Questions

The President of Israel, Shimon Peres, has dispatched announced a worldwide memo that he will answer questions from anyone who submits questions.http://www.jwire.com.au/news/ask-the-president/37652/comment-page-1#comment-53108 Here are fourteen questions that Mr. Peres has not answered:http://israelbehindthenews.com/bin/content.cgi?ID=5613&q=1 Perhaps people around the...

Israeli intelligence had warned: Cement to Gaza can be lethal

http://www.terrorism-info.org.il/en/article/18091 Yet in November, 2011, the Israel Civil Administration, which reports to the Israel Ministry of Defense, issued orders to provide massive cement supplies for the construction of seventy five UNRWA school buildings in Gaza. At...

A Book Review: Simon Sebag Montefiore’s best seller “Jerusalem: The Biography Vintage Publishers

At first glance, Simon Sebag Montefiore’s best seller Jerusalem: The Biography is surely impressive. Media critics as well as Henry Kissinger have showered it with praise, and the BBC devoted a timely three-part TV...