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End The Jewish Occupation Of The Solidarity Movement – Gilad Atzmon/Veterans Today

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I would like to congratulate The US Campaign To End Israeli Occupation (EOIO) for confirming the substance of my argument that Jewish domination of the solidarity movement has had a corrosive effect on the movement. My argument is detailed in my recent book, The Wandering Who.

Ten days ago, we learned that the Israeli Government has actually recruited left organisations to cleanse the Solidarity movement of its ‘radicals’ –those who dare to tell the truth about the Jewish State and the culture and ideology that drive its politics. EOIO seems to be exceedingly enthusiastic about its role as dictated by its Jerusalem masters. Following JVP’s AKA Jewish Voice Police campaign against Alison Weir, the EOIO has now published its complete list of ‘accusations’ against Ms. Weir. Alison Weir is a dedicated, articulate pro Palestinian American patriot and the founder of the very informative outlet, If Americans Knew.

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ICC decision on the Gaza flotilla raid is just the start of Israel’s troubles – Haaretz

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A pretrial chamber of the International Criminal Court ruled Thursday that the court’s prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, should reconsider her decision not to investigate the 2010 Mavi Marmara incident in which Israeli commandos killed Turkish citizens on a ship trying to breach the Gaza blockade.

The ruling sends a warning to anyone who has never taken the court seriously. The ICC dismissed Bensouda’s decision in a way that will leave her no choice but to launch a probe. The original complaint was made to the court by the Comoros Islands, in whose name the ship was registered.
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When The Historic and the Hysteric Collide

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Now that the golden dust of the Iran deal has somewhat settled and literally a deluge of analysis on the deal in multiple languages has been published and consumed by the global interested masses, all that’s left now is to watch how the powers of the biggest losers in this deal, Saudi Arabia and Israel, will be slowly imploding before our eyes.

To describe the reactions of both these loser countries as that of a hysteric is to put it mildly. They lost the supreme and highly prized geo-political Super Bowl; they lost American Idol and Arab Idol and the coveted Olympics all on the same night. Much chest beating was reported and their wild and haunting wails of crushing agony were heard even by NASA’s radars all the way out on Pluto’s surface this week.

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Pentagon chief Carter not offering new arms deal to Israel – Robert Burns/Miami Herald Miami Herald

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In the face of Israeli outrage over the Iran nuclear accord, the Pentagon is moving quickly to reinforce arguably the strongest part of the U.S.-Israeli relationship: military cooperation.

But officials say Washington has no plans to offer new weaponry as compensation for the Iran deal.
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Exit of Anti-Defamation League head marks shift for US Jews – AP

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NEW YORK  — Over 28 years as head of the Anti-Defamation League, Abe Foxman emerged as a forceful torchbearer for American Jews. He counseled presidents and diplomats, CEOs and celebrities. He took on prominent figures over anti-Semitic remarks or representations — actor Mel Gibson among them — and accepted any ensuing apologies on behalf of an entire community. No other U.S. Jewish leader has wielded as much influence with policymakers, faith leaders and U.S. Jews.

On Monday, Foxman retires as national director, a major moment of transition in American Jewish life that raises questions about the future of the organization known as the ADL.
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Donald Trump questions John McCain’s bravery – CNN

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OCCUPIED WashingtonDonald Trump ignited a political firestorm Saturday by questioning whether Sen. John McCain — who spent over five years as a prisoner during the Vietnam War — is a war hero.

By mid-afternoon, Trump tried to walk back his blunder on Twitter, saying “captured or not, all our soldiers are heroes!”

But his attempt at damage control seemed unlikely to diminish the anger his remarks had caused. They provoked an immediate outcry from his 2016 presidential rivals and the Republican National Committee, which has expressed concern about the impact his controversial remarks on immigration have had on the GOP brand.

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The Iran Treaty – Uri Avnery/Veterans Today

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[VT Editors Note: Pop the champagne corks! Uri is in rare form today, as he actually calls the American Neocons out for being fools. He further suggests that Israel’s press – yes, Israel’s – has been brain-washed, and then points out the lack of wisdom in Bibi Netanyahu’s tin-ear policy towards Iran — a country that was formerly an ally of Israel.

The cherry on top of the sundae is when Uri acknowledges that Israel cheated in the non-proliferation arena and developed a WMD program. But what he has consistently dodged is ever justifying its existence, when Israel’s conventional military power has always been sufficient to defend it, as confirmed from US Intel reports.
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US defense chief to arrive in Israel bearing gifts – i24news

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US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter arrives in Israel on Sunday bearing gifts, on the heels of an acrimonious conversation between his colleague John Kerry and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Kerry, relating the conversation in an interview with PBS on Friday, said Netanyahu’s claim that a better nuclear deal with Iran could have been obtained was a “fantasy.”
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US military exercise sparks fears of martial law – AFP

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A special operations training exercise called Jade Helm 15 involving 1,200 US troops and seven states sparked conspiracy theories about food riots and martial law

Bastrop (United States) – The conspiracy theories grew wilder as the massive military exercise grew closer: food riots and martial law were coming to the United States, some said.
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Iraq crisis: How Saudi Arabia helped Isis take over the north of the country – Patrick Cockburn/The Independent

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How far is Saudi Arabia complicit in the Isis takeover of much of northern Iraq, and is it stoking an escalating Sunni-Shia conflict across the Islamic world? Some time before 9/11, Prince Bandar bin Sultan, once the powerful Saudi ambassador in Washington and head of Saudi intelligence until a few months ago, had a revealing and ominous conversation with the head of the British Secret Intelligence Service, MI6, Sir Richard Dearlove. Prince Bandar told him: “The time is not far off in the Middle East, Richard, when it will be literally ‘God help the Shia’. More than a billion Sunnis have simply had enough of them.”
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Anti-Defamation League to Russell Simmons’: Holocaust Comments Are Outrageous – The Hollywood Reporter

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The Anti-Defamation League is shocked and disappointed that hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons compared New York’s horse-drawn carriages to slavery and the Holocaust.

Speaking at an event organized by horse-carriage opponents, Simmons said of those who were OK with horse-drawn carriages, “There were people for slavery, remember. Slavery was fine. There were people who put people in ovens. There are all kinds of ethnic cleansing, people for it.”
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Queen Elizabeth gives the NAZI Salute – DailyMail, UK

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‘The Sun has sunk to a new low’: British public reacts with fury after tabloid publishes 80-year-old pictures of the seven-year-old Queen and the Queen Mother being taught a Nazi salute

The British public has reacted with fury after footage of the Queen performing a Nazi salute as a young girl was published by The Sun.

The shocking film from 1933 shows Edward VIII teaching his nieces the seven-year-old future Queen and her three-year-old sister Princess Margaret how to do the salute in the gardens at Balmoral.

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