Photographer Mario Tama positioned himself over Netanyahu's shoulder at the UN General Assembly, and photographed hand-written edits he made to his speech. Here's what he saw
. (via The Browser
Tomorrow, Friday the 23rd of September 2011, Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas
will go before the UN and set out his request for formal recognition of the state of Palestine.
There are many problems with this, and not just for the Palestinians... [more inside]
Over the past three weeks, Israel has experienced
what may perhaps be the largest, spontaneous / grass roots social protest of the secular middle class that it has witnessed in decades
. Thousands of demonstrators in cities and towns throughout the country have been protesting
cuts in government funding to health care and education, and massive, exorbitant rises in taxes and housing costs
-- and demanding change
. Tent cities
have sprung up
in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and in public gardens and parks throughout the country. And they may not be going anywhere: polls indicate Israeli support is "exceptionally high"
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You may not miss George W. Bush, but these five world leaders
Yesterday was the 60th anniversary of the bombing of the King David Hotel
in Jerusalem by the Zionist Irgun
organization, which killed 92 people. Bibi Netanyahu attended a celebration
of the event.
as a weapon of mass subversion? Netanyahu is suggesting that the US broadcasts such subversive programs as Melrose Place and Beverly Hills 90210 in Iran...