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Arab is the new Black

Mallia Bouattia When I first saw Mallia Bouattia’s very pale face and was informed she was the British National Union of Students Black Students Officer my first instinct was to ask is she another Rachel Dolezal? Rachel, if you recall, … Continue reading

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One serve of Judicial with extra …

For the last couple of weeks I have been feeling like the entire world (the Israel advocacy part, of course) disagreed with me. The only ones to agree with me seem to be nobodies like the Israeli Prime Minister Bibi … Continue reading

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Petitioning UNESCO

The Jewish Israel Connection UNESCO: Stop Denying the Jewish Connection to Israel and the Holy Sites Five Minutes for Israel hasn’t published an Action Item for some time which is a pity as this was this websites original purpose. But … Continue reading

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Inconsistent BBC

BBC hypocrisy in action BBC emphasises a Jewish criminal’s religion. It would never do so with a Muslim terrorist. The BBC leans over backwards not to mention the ROP when they commit crimes in the name of religion but has … Continue reading

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Next Year in Jerusalem … and the next …and the next …

Five Minutes for Israel wishes all those who celebrate a very happy Pessach   Pessach, also known in English as Passover, is perhaps the most Israeli of the major Jewish festivals. It commemorates our arrival. Second arrival if you consider … Continue reading

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Questions for the Candidates

Israel as an issue in US politics Just about everyone who is anyone spoke at AIPAC. Everyone except Bernie Sanders. The refusal to allow him a remote video speech did him such a favour that I wonder whether he didn’t … Continue reading

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Happy Purim

Chag Purim Sameach Purim revellers in costume, from a print originally in Leusden, Philologus Hebræo-Mixtus, 1657. Taken from the 1901-1906 Jewish Encyclopedia, now in the public domain.

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International Women’s Day

This will really p*ss off Code Pink The women of the IDF show us what it means to do it #LikeAGirl!Happy International Women’s Day! Posted by StandWithUs on Tuesday, March 8, 2016

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None of the above

American elections through the microscope of Israel advocacy This is a Five Minutes for Israel blog post I never thought I would write. Has anybody, ever, seen U.S. presidential candidates as unsuitable for the position and as dangerous for Israel … Continue reading

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Ayubowan Sri Lanka and Israel

A distinct absence of lions on the ground When travelling abroad I like to find connections between the country I know and the one I am visiting. In this case Israel, formerly the British Mandate for Palestine AKA the Holyland … Continue reading

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