Category Archives: Action Items

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First poll of the Year

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0savesSave BufferIs arguing with idiots a waste of advocacy time? Recently I seem to be spending far too much time on Facebook Pages that have neutral sounding names implying debate. They have names like Israelis vs. Palestinians or Israel Debate … Continue reading

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Question of the Week – Netanyahuphobia

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0savesSave BufferWeek 52 – even if almost over Of late I have been bombarded with anti Netanyahu graphics: Netanyahu as devil, as psychopath, as war criminal†. The implication (not helped by an election campaign where the only issue seems to be personalities) is … Continue reading

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Question of the Week – Week 51

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0savesSave This weeks question (s) How do you feel about Israelis petitioning foreign parliaments to recognise Palestine? Is this a different question if it was Israelis petitioning foreign parliaments to change a decision made by the Knesset on any issue? Please … Continue reading

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Question of the week – new feature

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0savesSave BufferWeek 50 Five Minutes for Israel has introduced a new feature. Each week we will poll our readers on a current issue. Please vote and especially important comment on your reasons for your vote. Discussion is unmoderated but as far … Continue reading

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Time for a last push

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0savesSave BufferChange BBC boilerplate on Gaza casualties to reflect disputed figures. The petition to push the BBC to fulfil their journalistic and legal duty to neutrality has stopped moving. Nevertheless 680 signatures is quite respectable and it will be submitted … Continue reading

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Dry Boned

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0savesSave BufferHelp combat willful rewriting of history and the spread of antisemitism Who’s the leader of the gang That’s made for you and me M-I-C-K-E-Y M-O-U-S-E This actually has nothing whatsoever to do with this post about the Dry Bones Project … Continue reading

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… and the majority were not civilian

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0savesSave BufferForce the BBC to fulfill their obligation for impartiality Sign-share-blog-tweet-discuss The petition is available on ipetitions.com. If clicking on the link or the ipetitions logo above does not suit your purpose paste http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/change-bbc-boilerplate-on-gaza-casualties-to into your browser. Aim of Petition … Continue reading

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Petitioning UNHRC

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0savesSave BufferUrgently investigate serious violations of international humanitarian law by Hamas in Gaza Here is an action item Five Minutes for Israel can wholeheartedly endorse. Please sign this petition to the United Nations Human Rights Council which has pointedly ignored multiple … Continue reading

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International Day of Solidarity with Israel

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0savesSave BufferJuly 17th Day of Solidarity Globally we have witnessed increased attacks against Israel. From the Iranian threat to the boycott Israel movement. Israel faces many attacks against its legitimacy and it is time for us all to stand up. … Continue reading

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Open condemnation

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0savesSave BufferAn open condemnation of the murder of Mohammed Abu Khdeir We unequivocally condemn the horrific murder of Mohammed Abu Khdeir. It was unjustifiable under any circumstances. The killing was reprehensible and we hope that the criminals who did this … Continue reading

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