Every man has a name given to him by God and by his parents. ...Every man has a name given him by the sea and by his death. --Zelda Every man deserves a name. Every man deserves the deeds of his life no matter how good or bad. No man, no state, no security apparatus has the right to steal these things from any man. Except in Israel. There the secret … [Read more...]
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Syria appears to be entering an even more chaotic and dangerous period in its civil war now that Israeli officials are concocting potential threats that must be addressed by Israeli intervention. The latest series of stories derives from U.S. and Israeli intelligence circles and suggests that Syria has a "vast stockpile" (Wall Street Journal) or "hundreds … [Read more...]
FoxNews reports that those Israeli cabinet ministers who'd previously opposed a military strike on Iranian nuclear facilities have changed their mind and now support it: Sources close to senior Israeli cabinet officials told Fox News that senior ministers who used to oppose a strike are now for it. They believe sanctions won't be tough enough on Iran, and … [Read more...]
I've hesitated from commenting on this development since it horrified me so and I had hoped that somehow it wouldn't happen; or at least wouldn't happen now. But Ehud Olmert appears intent on neutralizing Labor's contribution to his coalition by installing arch-rightist Avigdor Lieberman as a deputy prime minister and adding the seats of his party, Yisrael … [Read more...]