Tag Archives: United Kingdom

Question: Who is responsible when Palestine fails?

Week 4 – Be careful what you wish for His Majesty’s government views with favour … One standard Palestinian claim is that to redeem themselves for their original sin of the Balfour Declaration of 1917 Britain is obliged to force the creation … Continue reading

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Five Minutes in the House of Commons

Five Minutes for Israel addresses the House of Commons debate on Palestine and Israel Mr. Speaker: I call Mr. David Guy (Rehovot, Israel) (Five Minutes for Israel, non co-operative) to address the House. As with all the back-benchers before him he will be constrained … Continue reading

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State your case

Failed two state cognitive dissonance Sweden has just elected a new centre-left government led by Prime Minister Stefan Lofven of the Social Democrat party. Sweden is to “recognise the state of Palestine”, “negotiated in accordance with international law”, “A two-state solution requires … Continue reading

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The BDS Method(ist)

The Methodist Church wants to know? Tell them! The Methodist Church in Britain claims they are preparing a report on BDS. They are preparing prepare a briefing document for Methodists on the arguments for and against the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions … Continue reading

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Growing pains

8 February 2013 Cultivating BDS BS by David Guy (@5MFI) Few of us and definitely the BDS mob know anything about farming and agricultural economics. With that thought in mind I have been dredging through the annual Palestine in Figures summaries provided by … Continue reading

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When tillage begins

5 January 2013 Farming Injustice, Saturday 9 February BDS attacks Israeli Agricultural Export Companies By David Guy @5MFI When tillage begins, other arts follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of human civilization.~ Daniel Webster Counter the BDS movement plan for a … Continue reading

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Fool Britannia

26 July 2012 There may never be peace but let’s at least have clarity This a reply to Tom Phillips, former ambassador to both Israel and Saudi Arabia’s lead article in Prospect Magazine July 18, 2012†. While I may in … Continue reading

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