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Arabs Don’t Hate Jews And Jews Don’t Hate Arabs Or Why You Should Go To Auckland To Demonstrate Against The Genocide In Gaza!

Update: Here is Max Igan’s call to end the violence and for all of us to get engaged in the fight against the Israeli war crimes committed in Gaza: Today at 2 o’clock pm there is a demonstration against the invasion and genocide of the people of Gaza. While I won’t be able to make […]

Israeli reporter admits suppressing images of ‘piles of bodies of civilians’ when Israel went ‘crazy’ in Gaza

Maybe it would be a good idea if this journalist stopped suppressing these photo’s. Not that I like watching photo’s of dead people but there are so many people who don’t know this is happening. A bit like the Germans living next to a concentration camp not knowing tey where killing hundreds of thousands of […]

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Israel’s Revenge: Israel Authorizes Controversial New Settlements in Revenge for Palestine’s UN Bid

Following the overwhelming UN vote for implicit recognition of Palestinian statehood, Israel has authorized the construction of 3,000 more housing units in East Jerusalem and the West Bank and is also speeding up the processing of 1,000 additional planning permissions. According to the New York Times, the bulk of the new housing units are set to be built “in […]

High on NZ’s military wishlist: the Drone!

In 2009 A report came out stating that the NZ military was salivating at the thought of having some drones to guard our national waters! I pointed out that these hellish machines would be equally handy to spy on the population. Here we are at the end of 2011 and I thought I’d give you […]

Even a child born of rape has a right to exist: Challenging the notion of a Jewish people by Shlomo Sand

Shlomo Sand is a Jewish proffesor at the Tel Aviv University. His book; The invention of the Jewish people, was on the Israeli best seller list for 19 weeks. In this lecture he challenges the existence of a Jewish people and therefore the right of Israel to exist as a “Jewish” state which he also […]

Depopulation, Destruction and Displacement of the Palestinian People

For Palestinians, the Nakba “Catastrophe” is their “Holocaust” six-month slaughter and displacement before and after the May 1948 establishment of Israel. In December 1947, Jews in Palestine numbered 600,000 compared to 1.3 million Palestinians. David Ben-Gurion ordered them removed and for “Every attack….to end with occupation, destruction and expulsion.” He meant depopulation, destruction, mass slaughter, […]

Jewish women protest in Toronto’s Israeli Consulate

This is the news “Kiwi friends of Israel” the brand spanking new AIPAC like PR group and Zionist apologists who according to their tag line are a Secular and non bipartisan “Lobby” (lobbying per definition is not bi-partisan. They always and with out exception lobby for a narrowly defined interest. In this case the Zionist […]

Resistance to Israeli occupation – a right?

Palestinians are a people under occupation who has the right to self-determination under the UN Charter, the Declaration on Principles of International Law concerning Friendly Relations and Co-operation among States in Accordance with the Charter of the United Nations from 1970, and Article 1 of both the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and […]

From triumph to torture

John Pilger Two weeks ago, I presented a young Palestinian, Mohammed Omer, with the 2008 Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism. Awarded in memory of the great US war correspondent, the prize goes to journalists who expose establishment propaganda, or “official drivel”, as Gellhorn called it. Mohammed shares the prize of £5,000 with Dahr Jamail. At […]

If new Zealanders knew

Today I found a website called “if Americans knew” it was one of the most comprehensive sites about the Israel/Palestinian conflict. New Zealand, in its unconditional support for the war in Afghanistan has proven itself to be ignorant in the world’s affairs. To most Kiwis Palestinians are just terrorists, we’re fighting the Taliban as if […]