Monthly Archives: February 2011

J Street – Dabbling

I’ve been watching some of the live and recorded videos from the J Street conference occurring currently in Washington DC. So far, I’m disappointed. I watched an Israeli electoral panel which spoke only in terms of internal Israeli irritations, and … Continue reading

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To Veto or Not to Veto – What a Question

Believe it or not, the only source where I could find the complete unedited text of the Palestinian resolution placed before the UN Security Council objecting to Israeli settlement activity this past week was from the Palestinian MAAN News Agency. … Continue reading

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Palestine Now!!!

The obstacles to a viable Palestine that can function as a good neighbor to a good neighbor Israel, are mostly gone. In an article in today’s New York Times Magazine http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/13/magazine/13Israel-t.html?_r=1&ref=magazine, Bernard Avishai described that the differences between what Ehud … Continue reading

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Appreciation for Those that Persist

I want to thank those dissenters on Israel/Palestine that continue to speak up for the humanity of Palestinians and who act to improve their lot in life. It is very hard to continue at, whether you are Jewish and alienated … Continue reading

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