Netanyahu’s Transparent Dancing Demurral

The lying Nutanyahoo attempts to avoid the lobster quadrille with the Quartet, preferring to commence a secret hasbara tango with an illegitimate Abbas, who is making offers without consultation again. Anyone who’s read the Liekud Party platform, which remains unchanged, or Nutanyahoo’s Bar Ilan speech of June 09, knows how disingenuous Nutanyahoo really is. He . . . → Read More if you dare: Netanyahu’s Transparent Dancing Demurral

Palmer Report Release : Turkey Still Adamant

The New York Times has leaked the Palmer Report. The report takes the Israeli view on the legality of the Gaza blockade despite that this position is at odds with the majority of the international community and authorities, including Turkey. ‘The report noted that the panel did not have the power to compel testimony or . . . → Read More if you dare: Palmer Report Release : Turkey Still Adamant

The Hypocrisy of the US on Illegal Israeli Settlements

The US has signalled that it will be vetoing the resolution currently before the UN Security Council against Israeli settlement expansion, despite the resolution’s consistency with existing US policy and previous votes in the UN. M J Rosenberg considers that this US veto “violates broader US interests”, is a function of US domestic policy and . . . → Read More if you dare: The Hypocrisy of the US on Illegal Israeli Settlements

UN School Bombed, 40 Killed – US calls for immediate cease fire

Israel crossed the line. @KABOBFest A UN school in #gaza where people were taking shelter was just tank-shelled by Israel, killing 40 people there. http://tinyurl.com/777edx @AJGaza US state department says it wants an “immediate” ceasefire in #Gaza, that is “durable, sustainable and not time limited”. @tweetsfromgaza Israeli tanks fire on 2nd UN school killing and . . . → Read More if you dare: UN School Bombed, 40 Killed – US calls for immediate cease fire

Human Rights Day 10th December

Today is the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a document which recognises humanity’s common interests and belongs to us all. The Declaration represents a contract between governments and their peoples, who have a right to demand that this document be respected. Not all governments have become parties to all human rights . . . → Read More if you dare: Human Rights Day 10th December

United Stupids vote no on arms treaty

Typical of the United Stupids. When will they ever learn? The United States, which is the world’s biggest exporter of arms and accounts for more than 50 per cent of all arms exports, on Wednesday became the only country in the United Nations to vote against letting work begin on a new treaty to bolster . . . → Read More if you dare: United Stupids vote no on arms treaty