HRW: Israeli banks complicit in settlement expansion

13 September 2017 @14:27 | Al Jazeera
Report dismisses claims by banks that under law they must provide services to illegal Jewish settlements in West Bank. continue...


Israel Endorsed Kurdish Independence. Saladin Would Have Been Proud.
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Why is Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, in September?
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Suspect in Belgium’s Jewish Museum shooting ‘may have tumor’
The lawyer of a Frenchman accused of shooting dead four people at a Jewish Museum in Belgium said Th...

Religion is increasingly less of a focus for America's Jewish community. What does that mean for its political influence?
As the next generation of Jewish Americans become less religious, what will that mean for politics?

Facebook is sending Jewish New Year messages to people who aren't Jewish
As much as Facebook ostensibly wants to be your friend, it mostly just wants to be a growing, massiv...

Invention of the Mizrahim
Israel invented the word Mizrahim to strip Arab Jews of their histories as they tried to do with Pal...

Happy Rosh Hashanah 2017! Quotes, greetings, messages and poems for the Jewish New Year
It's a time to feast with friends and family.

Attention (some) Manchester United fans: all racial stereotyping is racist | Marina Hyde
The song about Romelu Lukaku’s penis is not just ‘banter’ because the trouble with supposedly positi...

Wallenberg relatives vow to appeal Russian court ruling
Relatives of Raoul Wallenberg say they will appeal a Russian court’s verdict to turn down their laws...

Palestinians decry church patriarch's role in land deal
Greek Orthodox Church plunged into renewed crisis as its leaders are accused of selling off land to ...