Wednesday November 26th 2014

Posts Tagged ‘Semitic Action’

Jews & Palestinians Hold Alternative Conference in Ariel

Jews & Palestinians Hold Alternative Conference in Ariel

by Naama Ben-Yaakov The Ariel University Center hosted a revolutionary conference on “Best Plans for a Peaceful Israel/Palestine” Monday afternoon. The event featured three Israeli and three Palestinian speakers, each of whom made his case for an alternative formula to the Western-imposed Oslo Accords that has led to nearly two decades [...]

Fatah Bans Dialogue with Jews

Fatah Bans Dialogue with Jews

by Avi Yellin The Western-backed Palestinian Authority has declared war on all informal meetings between Israelis and Palestinians, Hatem Abdel Kader, a senior official from the ruling Fatah faction, said over the weekend. Fatah's decision came came following a series of meetings between Jewish and Palestinian peace activists and academics [...]

Income Inequality Increasing in Israel

Income Inequality Increasing in Israel

by Sagit Levi Income inequality in Israel is becoming more severe, according to a report released Monday by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). The report indicates that the gap between Israel's rich and poor continues to widen despite the Jewish state already being considered a high-inequality [...]

Clinton Criticizes Israeli Resistance to Westernization

Clinton Criticizes Israeli Resistance to Westernization

by Eitam Abadi Israeli political figures on Sunday rejected comments by American Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, in which she expressed concern for the state of what she called "democracy" in Israel. Clinton was cited by the Israeli press late Saturday as expressing concern over recent Knesset legislation and social trends signifying [...]

Israeli & Palestinian Activists Meet in Hizme

Israeli & Palestinian Activists Meet in Hizme

by Mahmoud Abu Ghosh Palestinian and Israeli resistance activists met late Sunday night in the Arab community of Hizme to discuss cooperation and the creation of a new peace initiative. The gathering, organized by the Semitic Action movement, was unique in that it brought together Jewish and Arab residents from what some participants called [...]

Report Details British Funding for Local Anti-Zionists

Report Details British Funding for Local Anti-Zionists

by Eitam Abadi According to a document published in this week's edition of Makor Rishon, the British government gives over half a million pounds Sterling each year to anti-Zionist Non-Governmental Organizations operating within the state of Israel. The British government document, entitled NGOs in the Middle East Funded by the Foreign and [...]

Media Blamed for Pushing Shalit Deal

Media Blamed for Pushing Shalit Deal

by Eitam Abadi A day after IDF soldier Gilad Shalit was returned to his family in Israel following over five years in Hamas captivity, muckraking journalist Raviv Drucker argued that the conduct of the local press regarding the Shalit issue was a model of surrender to emotions, which he says has caused tangible damage to the Israeli [...]

Leef Group Calls for Peoples Strike

Leef Group Calls for Peoples Strike

by Naama Ben-Yaakov Arguing that their demands are not being addressed by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu (Likud) or the Trajtenberg Committee report, leaders of the summer's "social justice" protest movement called for a nationwide "peoples strike" to begin on November first. In a statement released late Monday, activists identified with [...]

US, Turkey to Cooperate Against Kurds

US, Turkey to Cooperate Against Kurds

by Avi Yellin United States President Barack Obama and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan met Tuesday in New York, on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, to coordinate their efforts in suppressing the Kurdish resistance movements currently struggling for freedom from Turkish occupation. The two leaders, in their [...]

Activists Oppose Beck’s Jerusalem Rally

Activists Oppose Beck’s Jerusalem Rally

by Naama Ben-Yaakov Resistance activists are working to thwart Rightist American broadcaster Glenn Beck’s planned rally in Israel's capital this coming Wednesday. Yehuda HaKohen of the Semitic Action movement told Indy News Israel that although he understands the temptation of Israelis to accept conservative support, such support "comes [...]

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