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U.N. Rights Committee Breaks 43-Year Israeli Taboo on Gaza

By Thalif Deen U.N. Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices in Occupied Territories Credit:UN Photo UNITED NATIONS, Jul 29, 2011 (IPS) – When the United Nations General Assembly created a three- member special committee to investigate Israeli human rights violations in occupied territories back in December 1968, the Jewish state reacted with obvious anger. And […]

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Boycott: No longer taboo in progressive pro-Israel circles

  Wednesday, March 30 2011| Mairav Zonszein | +972 Magazine Though many American Jews oppose the BDS movement, more and more of them are willing to explore the idea of a targeted boycott against the occupation Dov Waxman & Mairav Zonszein | Originally published on Dissent Magazine TO BOYCOTT or not to boycott? That is […]

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