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Nakba: How Israel Stole Palestine’s Culture, Science and National Heritage ~ by Richard Silverstein

Nakba Steals All: Land, Life, Libraries By Richard Silverstein | Global Research, April 03, 2013 |Tikun Olam-תיקון עולם There are thousands of evils the Israeli Occupation does every day. Just as there were similar evils of the Nakba which preceded it and served as its harbinger. But we’re used to focusing on the big and […]

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Eldad Yaniv’s Eretz Hadasha Party Exposes Israel’s Corrupt Oligarchy ~ by @richards1052

Tikun Olam | Richard Silverstein | Jan 9, 2013 One new Israeli party in particular has garnered headlines with its accusations of massive political corruption among the political elites.  It is Eretz Chadasha (“New Land”), a party founded to take on the “tycoons,” or oligarchy, that controls Israeli commerce and politics.  The party’s founder is […]

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Israeli Poll: Israelis Support Ethnic Cleansing, Annexation and Apartheid State ~ by Richard Silverstein

by Richard Silverstein on October 22, 2012 · Tikun Olam Yediot graphic juxtaposes Israeli ID with Kach party emblem, a closed fist, for an article on the threat of Jewish fascism A new poll (if anyone can find the full poll results please let me know) of Israeli Jews by Camil Fuchs and commissioned by […]

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Israeli ISP Bans Access to Tikun Olam Website ~ by @Richards1052

Tikun Olam – By Richard Silverstein – April 22, 2012 Thanks to an Israeli reader who was visiting a Haredi community, Beitar, and tried unsuccessfully to access my blog.  Using the ISP Etrog, he received the following message: Dear User, This site is blocked by Etrog Internet. In the event that you think this is […]

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On 1st Anniversary in Israeli Prison, Abusisi Charges Mossad Spirited Him from Ukraine in Coffin

Tikun Olam-תיקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place Richard Silverstein Febr 21 2012 Dirar Abusisi has just completed his first anniversary as an Israeli prisoner of conscience incarcerated for “crimes” he hasn’t committed and jailed without trial.  He’s been offered deals by the State involving confession to charges without foundation, which would involve accepting […]

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Israel Human Rights Lawyer: IDF Commander Soils Memory of Jawaher Rahme ~ by Richard Silverstein

Related: The murder of Jawaher Abu Rahma – Jan 1, 2011 – Overview Richard Silverstein | Jan 5, 2012 | « Tikun Olam-תיקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place Jawaher Abu Rahme, killed by IDF December 31, 2010 (Haaretz) On the one year anniversary of the death of non-violent Bilin protester Jawaher Abu Rahme, […]

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Exclusive: Israeli Military Intelligence Caused Massive Explosion in Hezbollah South Lebanon Arms Cache ~ by Richard Silverstein

A Million Stories about the Zionist Rape of This World – in pictures By Richard Silverstein | Tikun Olam-תיקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place | Nov 23, 2011 Israeli Heron drone of the type that might’ve been booby-trapped NOTE: This story generated a huge amount of site traffic from Israel and coverage in […]

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Larry Derfner Fired by Jerusalem Post

Aug 29,  2011 « Tikun Olam-תיקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place | Richard Silverstein The subtitle of this post should be: “And then there was one.”   A year ago or so, the Jerusalem Post fired one its few liberal commentators, Naomi Chazan, when the paper ran a disgusting Im Tirzu ad caricaturing […]

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Annals of Israeli Judicial Racism

Tikun Olam-תיקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place | June 10, 2011 | Richard Silverstein Judge Uri Shtruzman, portrait of judge as old racist James Joyce wrote A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man.  Tonight I’m writing a portrait of a judge as an old racist. Some readers develop an allergic reaction […]

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Egypt Re-Opens Gaza Border, Partially Dismantling Siege « Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place

  Palestinian man waits for Rafah border crossing to open (Eyad Baba/AP) A cornerstone of U.S.-Israel policy over the past five years has just partially dissolved with Egypt’s reopening today of the Rafah border crossing.  This will allow passenger traffic (but not goods) to cross every day with little hindrance (though men from 18-40 will […]

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Israel Prevents Return of Gazan to Gaza, Shabak Punishing a Collaborator Who Said ‘No?’

April 28, 2011 | Richard Silverstein |  Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place Haaretz reports on the strange case of a mystery Gazan who the Shabak has prohibited from returning to his home there.  The man has a permit to visit Israel and normally travels back and forth from Gaza to Israel. […]

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