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Free Middle East

Freedom begins with clarity There’s nothing I can tell you about this group who work out of the public eye other than they are producing video advocacy that should be shared. Check out Free Middle East Great stuff their site … Continue reading

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Are you a WordPress guru?

Tech Support person needed urgently Five Minutes for Israel’s technical support person, Jason  has done all those things we applaud, like making aliya and joining the IDF. We thank him for all his help so far and wish him an … Continue reading

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When Irish eyes are smiling

Irish student abused for supporting Israel A a 19-year-old Cork student, Cliona Campbell, is complaining she is the victim of a ‘hate campaign’ after volunteering for the Israeli Defense Force (actually she took part in the Sar-El volunteering project). She returned … Continue reading

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Tell UNRWA to stick just to the facts

Related 5MFI blog: Just dense Normally Five Minutes for Israel ignores UNRWA as a self-perpetuating, part-of-the-problem, lost case. However a letter writing campaign (the website doesn’t provide email) reminding them that Gaza is NOT one of the most densely populated places on the … Continue reading

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Just dense

Gaza is NOT one of the densest places on Earth† The first time I visited Gaza, in 1990, I expected to see skyscrapers and multi-storey slums as I had seen in Hong Kong and Bangkok. It was common knowledge that … Continue reading

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Audacity of Dope

What does one do when you have been thrown under a bus? Apparently, one takes the ferry – to Gaza. What does the President of the U.S.A. do when the ones he threw under the bus take the ferry to Gaza? … Continue reading

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Are there any antisemitic countries left?

This was a blog post I intended to write when I learnt President of Israel, Shimon Peres was reported as accusing the English of being antisemitic. Something which he denied. You can read Melanie Philips No-win journalism and Richard Millett … Continue reading

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Proactive Posters

Graphic artists: Prepare now for Palestinian Hypocrisy Week There is a poster competition starting for Israel Apartheid Week. We don’t link to Destroy Israel Lobby sites so  you’ll have to Google Imaging Apartheid if you want to access the original site. They … Continue reading

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Ten things you should know about Tuesday’s events on the Israel / Lebanon border

Now is the time for your response in all media From Jonathan Sacerdoti, Director of Public Affairs at The Zionist Federation of Great Britain and Ireland Israeli forces pre warned the UN interim forces in Lebanon (UNIFIL) that they were … Continue reading

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Reporting on Rockets

†This was supposed to be an Action Item. Now it’s more like a quiz. Grad rocket landed on the city of Ashkelon† early Friday morning How many news outlets thought it important enough to report? How many reported Israel’s response as … Continue reading

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