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(Israeli sources) Rocket hits western Negev

[ PIC 21/04/2013 – 11:41 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A rocket landed at dawn on Saturday in western Negev, south of the 1948-occupied territories, no injuries were reported, Israeli sources claimed. A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in an open area of Eshkol settlement in western Negev. No injuries or damage were […]

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Challenging Israel’s Myths ~ by Prof. Lawrence Davidson

A carefully cultivated mythology sustains Israel’s territorial claims to Palestine and rationalizes Israel’s ethnic cleansing of millions of Palestinians from the land. Challenges to those myths are typically met with fierce counterattacks. Soon after my Nov. 4 analysis, “In Defense of Richard Falk” was published by Media with a Conscience (MWC), the site editor forwarded […]

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The Myth of the US-Israel Special Bond ~ by Jonathan Cook

Forget Iran: It’s Israel’s Nuclear Gun Pointed at Obama’s Head by Jonathan Cook / September 10th, 2012 | Dissident Voice It is possibly the greatest of American political myths, repeated ad nauseam by presidential candidates in their election campaigns. President Barack Obama has claimed that the United States enjoys a special bond with Israel unlike […]

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MK slams Israeli basketball player’s Facebook racism slur

Maan News Agency | April 8, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Palestinian Knesset member Muhammad Baraka on Sunday criticized racism in Israel after racial slurs were reported on the Facebook page of an Israeli basketball player on Friday. “There is nothing like celebrating Passover with Matzah [unleavened bread] seasoned with the blood of Christian and Muslim […]

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The Israeli “#StopTheRockets from Gaza Myth” – Photography

March 12, 2012 Some people have real distorted views about the Rockets from Gaza – myths  which are being launched mainly by Israeli and zionist biased media itself. A truce was violated. Talking about myths the truce is the biggest propaganda and myth itself for the facts are, Israel is violating, attacking Palestine, Palestinians and […]

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Obama and Israel’s security ~ by Alan Hart

A Million Stories about the Zionist Rape of This World – in pictures by Alan Hart on December 3, 2011 |  Sabbah Report If American election campaign funders who support Israel right or wrong formed a circle and demanded that President Obama stand naked in the middle of it while they sang Hava Nagila (“Let […]

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The Myth of American Exceptionalism 

The idea that the United States is uniquely virtuous may be comforting to Americans. Too bad it’s not true. BY STEPHEN M. WALT | Information Clearing House | Oct 12, 2011 “FP” — Over the last two centuries, prominent Americans have described the United States as an “empire of liberty,” a “shining city on a […]

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Myth to create land for the landless

PressTV –  Tue Aug 23, 2011 6:15AM GMT By Dr. Seyyed Reza Mousavi-Nia “There is no such thing as the Palestinian people; not that we came and forced them out, there never was such a thing.” Goldmeier “It’s the responsibility of the Israeli leaders to transparently and bravely explain some of the realities that have […]

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On Israel’s Mythic History

  By George Polley From the beginning the official Israeli narrative has followed a very simple script: A homeless and persecuted people, the victims of pogroms and genocide, asked for and were granted a homeland in the land that was taken from them nearly two thousand years ago. Promising that it would “ensure [the] complete […]

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The ‘No Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza’ Canard

From Massacre Myopia to Blockade Blindness by Nima Shirazi | July 2, 2011 | Foreign Policy Journal On June 27, former IDF prison guard Jeffrey Goldberg approvingly quoted an excerpt from a recent anti-Gaza Flotilla opinion piece by Irish columnist Kevin Myers. Myers’ snide commentary is full of historical revisionism, factual errors, total fabrications, racist anti-Arab and […]

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Exploding the myths: UNRWA, UNHCR and the Palestine refugees

Published today (updated) 27/06/2011 10:50 Palestinians receive food aid from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency at a refugee camp in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on April 13, 2010.[MaanImages/Hatem Omar] JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — As Palestinian leaders prepare to seek UN recognition of statehood in September, there is increasing talk in the US, […]

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Top ten myths about Israeli policy

Thursday, June 16 2011| Roi Maor | +972 Magazine In the next few weeks, I will write a separate post about each of the top ten myths about Israeli policy, tackling the obfuscation and confusion that often characterize discussions of official Israeli positions and actions, at home and abroad. My top ten list appears below […]

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The myth of liberal Zionism

Israeli political parties that promote themselves as supporters of social justice have been part and parcel of Israel’s war on Palestinians, explains Daphna Thier. June 13, 2011 || SocialistWorker.org Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks to a joint session of Congress MANY ON the left in Israel today are horrified by the lurch of mainstream […]

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The Golan Heights, Zionism and Resistance

    by Haytham A K. Radwan This year marks the 44nd anniversary of the June War that led to Israel‟s illegal occupation of the Syrian Golan Heights. It is a myth not to believe that Zionism had provoked the June War in 1967 against Syria in order to capture the Golan Heights. Imperial Zionist created […]

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The myth of Jewish refugees from the Arab world

[ 26/02/2011 – 09:17 AM ] By Khalid Amayreh In a desperate effort aimed at obliterating and liquidating the Palestinian refugees’ plight, which is actually the heart and essence of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, Israeli and Zionist propagandist have been speaking of a paralleled Jewish refugee problem. The mouthpieces of lie shamelessly speak of hundreds of […]

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