Barely a sequel but related nevertheless to wde’s latest entry.
In Raving on stage: Concert by Roger Waters ends in scandal, Berliner Zeitung author Frank Junghänel, submits a commentary posing almost as a concert review. He has something to say about the blurry line between the criticism of the policies of the State of Israel and anti-semitism and last night’s performance by Roger Waters at the, cough, Mercedes Benz Arena is somewhere in his sights.
Caveat lector: This is my translation. My comment on/at the original follows:
From haaretz.com: ‘FULL TEXT AND VIDEO: Benjamin Netanyahu Addresses 2018 AIPAC Confab; Embroiled by scandals at home, Netanyahu receives a hero’s welcome at AIPAC as he touts Israeli innovation, vows to ‘stop Iran’ and says peace won’t happen until Abbas stops paying terrorists’
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Also from haaretz.com: ‘At AIPAC, Nikki Haley Says She Hopes to Attend Opening of U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem in May; U.S. envoy to the UN Haley tells top Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat: ‘I will never shut up’’ (video and description of her remarks)
They came by way of the brilliant (and funny!) friend-of-the-Café Jason, j son of j, et.al. His email (reproduced with his permission) said:
Rainin and 50. Got a new tenant coming. Mom and 3 kids. Today. Fleeing a domestic thing and times up in the shelter. 2 r infants.
Palestinian boys prepare to welcome Women’s Boat to Gaza, which was intercepted by the Israeli naval blockade on Oct. 5, 2016