Category Archives: justice and justice denied

Sloping Slipperily toward Anti-Semitism

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:
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American Israel Public Affairs Committee Conference 2018, March 3-6

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)
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Words to stop one cold: ‘Fleeing a domestic thing and times up in the shelter’

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.
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#MeToo, #MeThree, #HimThough, #HowIwillchange…


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The subversive nature of criticizing israel and reporting on the truth of palestine


Palestinian boys prepare to welcome Women’s Boat to Gaza, which was intercepted by the Israeli naval blockade on Oct. 5, 2016
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‘Net neutrality going down in flames…’

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Fuck. Obama’s Denied Clemency to Leonard Peltier

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