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UNESCO Unplugged

UNESCO Jerusalem Resolution – Consequences? Most of the comment on this week’s UNESCO resolution effectively writing both Judaism, and by implication Christianity, out of the history of Jerusalem has been simple outrage and ridicule. So far I haven’t read any speculation … Continue reading

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Temple

UNESCO Action Item It should be a joke but it isn’t. The 40th session of the World Heritage Committee will be held at the Istanbul Congress Center, Turkey from 11-20 July 2016. In the next ten days UNESCO will vote … 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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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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Palestine out of UNESCO

2 January 2012 Review Palestine’s admission as a member of UNESCO SIGN this petition Nothing is more likely to lead to violence and bring a negotiated settlement even further away than the Palestinian Authority using the ‘authority’ of UNESCO to … Continue reading

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UN essential – a newish low

20 December 2011 Remove Syria Now from Unesco Human Rights Committees When the campaign reaches 10,000 “Likes,” this will be submitted as a formal petition to UNESCO director-general Irina Bokova. Action items: Remove Syria Now from Unesco Human Rights Committees … Continue reading

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UNnecessary UNESCO

2 November 2011 UNESCO: a punch more than a slap See UNESCO NO!!!!!!!!! Most of the coverage of UNESCO’s decision to admit Palestine as a full member of UNESCO can be summed up in two points: 1) Israel and America opposed … Continue reading

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UNESCO NO!!!!!!!!!

31 October 2011 UNESCO grants Palestinians full membership To give the rights of a state to a group that fulfils none of the requirements for statehood is weird. To give Palestine full membership of UNESCO even before this failed state … Continue reading

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