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Israel Expels Richard Falk

16:15 15 December in Latest, Politics
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By Benjamin Schuman-Stoler [caption id="attachment_1730" align="alignleft" width="226" caption="Richard Falk"][/caption] Israel refused to allow senior UN rights official and Special Rapporteur in the Palestinian territories Richard Falk into the country earlier today, sending him back to the US after he landed at the Tel-Aviv airport. Falk planned the trip...

The Settlers' Intifada

16:40 04 December in Latest, Politics, Religion
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by Jeremy Gillick [caption id="" align="alignright" width="184" caption="Settlers in Hebron"][/caption] Much of the West Bank is in turmoil following this morning's highly anticipated evacuation of the Orwellian "House of Peace" in Hebron. Though the evacuation itself was a success, as Israel's security forces took several hundred settlers...

Crazy New Tel-Aviv Port

11:32 03 December in Culture, Latest
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By Benjamin Schuman-Stoler [slideshare id=813608&doc=telavivport-1228318196907921-9&w=425] Not sure how we missed this, but we recently saw some pics of the new Tel-Aviv port, designed by Israeli firm Mayslits Kassif Architects in collaboration with Galila Yavin, and it blew us away. We caught the pics, of all places, on...

Netanyahu Kidnapped Obama's Web Designer

13:12 12 November in Latest, Politics
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By Benjamin Schuman-Stoler [caption id="attachment_1466" align="alignnone" width="330" caption="Obama's site"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_1467" align="alignnone" width="336" caption="Bibi's site"][/caption] Not really. But check out the above screenshots of Obama and Netanyahu's respective websites. See?!! Ynet caught it as well, and asked some Netanyahu people about it: "We view the comparison as a compliment,"...