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#GazaUnderAttack | The Experts’ Verdict: Every Israeli Missile Strike is a War Crime

Dissident Voice / by Jonathan Cook / August 1st, 2014 Today’s Guardian includes an article that appears to be excusing Israel of responsibility for the massive death toll it has inflicted on Palestinian civilians. But, more significantly, it includes a lot of useful – and damning – information about just how “indiscriminate” Israel’s weapons really […]

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Israeli international law experts: the Supreme Court erred in permitting Israel to operate quarries in the occupied territories

Monday, January 30, 2012 | Yesh Din In an unusual legal move, leading Israeli international law scholars: Prof. Yuval Shany, Prof. Eyal Benvenisti, Prof. Barak Medina,Prof. Orna Ben-Naftali, Prof. Guy Harpaz, Dr. Amichai Cohen and Dr. Yael Ronen, have filed an amicus curiae brief claiming that the High Court, in its ruling in the quarries’ […]

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Expert remarks on Palestinian #FreedomRides

FreedomRides | Topic – Action Alerts – updates | in pictures IMEU, Nov 15, 2011 Following Tuesday’s Palestinian Freedom Rides, the IMEU offers the following quotes for publication from veterans of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement and members of Palestinian civil society. Clarence B. Jones, close friend and advisor to Martin Luther King Jr., Scholar […]

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How a clueless “terrorism expert” set media suspicion on Muslims after Oslo horror | The Electronic Intifada

Submitted by Benjamin Doherty on Sat, 07/23/2011 – 00:27 Immediately after news of the bombing of government buildings in Norway’s capital Oslo, the Internet buzzed with speculation about who might have done it and why. Most speculation focused on so-called Islamist militancy and Muslims. The urge to speculate after grave events is understandable, but the […]

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ei: Legal expert warns of “ethnic cleansing” in Jerusalem

Mel Frykberg, The Electronic Intifada, 24 March 2011 A Palestinian man walks past an Israeli riot police officer in Silwan, occupied East Jerusalem. (Anne Paq/ActiveStills) RAMALLAH, occupied West Bank (IPS) – “If the regime that encourages incitement, racism and anti-democracy is not toppled soon, we will find that the future is already here,” says Israeli […]

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