Archive for July 30th, 2014

July 30th, 2014 - 10:50 pm § in Israel/Palestine, Misc.

Bolivia Declares Israel a Terrorist State

La Paz, Bolivia – Bolivia To Require Visas For Israeli Travelers La Paz, Bolivia – Bolivia’s leftist president has declared Israel a “terrorist state” because of its offensive in the Gaza Strip, and his government… Read More »[...]

July 30th, 2014 - 10:15 am § in Politics, Russia


What Will Ptin do as Ukraine claims key town near Donetsk? The Ukrainian army says it has seized the town of Avdiivka, near the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, amid intense fighting in the area around the downed MH17 flight.[...]

July 30th, 2014 - 4:12 am § in Jews, Religion

Anniversary of the Negris leaving Spain

My family name, when we lived in Spain, was Negri .. a word meaning that we were dark folks like the moors.  In March 1492 King Ferdinand, under pressure from Torquemada, issued a decree of expulsion against the Negri. Four months later, two days before Christopher Columbus set sail, my family left[...]

July 30th, 2014 - 3:38 am § in Hypocrisy

Rememberin Reagan Stephen, 30 years ago, President Ronald Reagan and Vice President George H.W. Bush were re-elected to the White House. Some of our country’s best years followed that moment. I remember watching with optimism as Reagan and Bush honorably protected my freedoms and defended my conservative va[...]