Tagged: Israel

Ziggy Marley rejects calls to boycott Israel and performed there this week

Ziggy Marley rejects calls to boycott Israel and performed there this week

Ziggy Marley rejected online pressure to boycott Israel and performed there this week. Here are couple quotes from a  press conference he did in Israel. Do you agree? What do you think Bob Marley would...

Just the Horrible Facts

Just the Horrible Facts

  The following excerpt from an AP news report today should need no comment. Surely, the facts speak for themselves: Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a U.N. school in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing at...

The Tricky Business of Searching for Mideast Peace

The Tricky Business of Searching for Mideast Peace

I am sure you would agree that peace is a “good thing.” Not always, of course. When British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain returned from Germany in 1938 and proclaimed that he had ensured “peace...

Exposing the Myth of “Free Speech” in America

Exposing the Myth of “Free Speech” in America

You hear a lot of blather about the constitutional right to free speech in America, and it’s true that those crazies who utter threatening and seditious remarks against the country’s first black president would...

Just short of Death

Just short of Death

News coming to me from legal circles in New York, has more than strongly hinted than a super indictment has been amended to include three top ranking Jamaica Labour Party members on charges of...

I Hate to Say This But We Can’t Do Much About Iranian Savagery

I Hate to Say This But We Can’t Do Much About Iranian Savagery

If we lived in a just world, those frowsy-looking Iranian mullahs would be strung up by their thumbs and horsewhipped (or worse), a democratic government would be installed in Iran, and an international group...

Almost Unnoticed, the Mideast is a Ticking Time Bomb

Almost Unnoticed, the Mideast is a Ticking Time Bomb

While the American media concentrate on such important topics as Miss California’s breast implants and Simon Cowell’s threatened departure from American Idol, a time bomb that could destroy the world as we know it...

Hand-jobs and more

Hand-jobs and more

Recent posturing by Israeli pm Netanyahu might appear to be an aggressive response to Barack Obama’s wish for peace in the mid-east. According to news reports, Netanyahu is signaling that he may resist Obama’s...

New Israeli Government Makes the World More Dangerous

New Israeli Government Makes the World More Dangerous

The hawks who have clawed their way to power in Israel have received scant attention in the American news media. Reporters are far more interested in Michelle Obama’s clothing and whether she hugged the...

Mixed messages

Mixed messages

Barack Obama and the economy still hold full rein over the nation’s headlines. The most recent item of note being AIG continuing to use taxpayers money to fund their bonuses. I believe that I...