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Posts Tagged ‘Peace Now’

May 30th, 2017 - 10:13 am § in Jews, Politics, Religion, world

An Abrahamic Answer to Israel=Palestine

The Abrahamic Union: a Confederate solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict Yakov Nagen Yakov Nagen is a Rabbi at the Yeshiva of Otniel, located near Hebron. On the day of Shimon Peres’s death, my neighbor Natan Meir stood before 100 Jewish and Arab interfaith activists and spoke of Peres’s[...]

April 24th, 2017 - 4:55 pm § in America, Jews

Jews Being Banned From Israel!

Jerusalem – Americans for Peace Now has canceled its annual trip to Israel over the country’s new anti-boycott law. The law passed last month by the Israeli Knesset bars entry to foreigners who publicly call for boycotting the Jewish state or its settlements. Americans for Peace Now is conce[...]

January 10th, 2017 - 9:50 am § in Misc., Repugnants

The President of the United States has shown himself to be a better defender of Zionism than the Prime Minister of Israel. The Iran Deal is Working

 Respected Israel analyst Shemuel Meir reports  three critical pieces of public information: 1) Former Likud Defence Minister Moshe Ya’alon, a serious hawk, has conceded that in the wake of the Iran deal Israel does not face an existential threat; 2) the Brookings Institution believes that t[...]

December 26th, 2016 - 12:34 am § in Misc.

The biggest loser under the recent UN Resolution on Israeli settlements, aside from the settler movement itself, is the BDS Movement.

This is precisely what the BDS Movement does NOT want. Consider Section 5 of Resolution 2334, which calls upon all states “to distinguish, in their relevant dealings, between the territory of the State of Israel and the territories occupied since 1967.” This is precisely what the BDS Mov[...]

September 29th, 2016 - 10:20 am § in Misc.

Fostering war: HAMAS calls for day of rage as man of peace dies.

Hamas calls for ‘Day of Rage’ during Peres funeral Terror group says ‘Palestinian people are very happy’ at former president’s death, calling it ‘a new phase of weakness’ for Israel Share TIMESOFISRAEL.COM[...]

August 8th, 2016 - 9:16 am § in Jews, Misc.

Of BLM, Israel, Jews and Peace

In the overheated cauldron of racism and antisemitism, I am thrilled to see an effort like this to find common cause for Jews and the minorities that suffer from American racism. Melissa Landa, a remarkably talented faculty member at U. Maryland, has created a special program bringing first generat[...]

February 11th, 2016 - 8:09 am § in Misc.

How the Mahatma Would Have Fought the Arabs

Gandhi on Israel and Palestine They should seek to convert the Arab heart. The same God rules the Arab heart who rules the Jewish heart. They can offer satyagraha in front of the Arabs and offer themselves to be shot or thrown into the Dead Sea without raising a little finger against them. Several l[...]

January 4th, 2016 - 10:52 am § in Jews, Misc.

The way things SHOULD be!

Rabbi Dr. Shmuly Yanklowitz FACEBOOK NBC News covered our News Years Eve celebration today at our home welcoming new Syrian Refugee families to America (Christian, Muslim & Jewish families together). May 2016 be a safe & healthy year for all those fleeing violence & oppression! Let̵[...]

December 13th, 2015 - 1:03 pm § in Misc.

Join the Seattle Muslim Community In a Call For Peace!

Combating Islamic Extremism[...]

December 13th, 2015 - 1:05 am § in Jews, Misc.

Hannukah in Berlin

Last Sunday, a group of Syrian refugee children — along with other Muslim groups in — joined with Jewish groups and German citizens  for a public Hanukkah candle-lighting ceremony at the Brandenberger Gate, once the symbol of the division of Berlin into East and West.  Aiman Mazyek, head of t[...]