Posts Tagged “West Bank”

Taybeh OktoberFest to be held Sept. 16 & 17

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Taybeh OktoberFest to be held Sept. 16 & 17

Taybeh OktoberFest to be held Sept. 16 & 17 OktoberFest is more than about drinking alcohol. It is a part of the Christian heritage. Consumed in moderation and with the spirit of fellowship and Palestinian comradery. This year, OktoberFest will be celebrated on Sept. 16 and 17th in Taybeh, one of the most important centers…

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Israel’s lies on occupation exposed in new Ehrenreich book

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Israel’s lies on occupation exposed in new Ehrenreich book

Israel’s lies on occupation exposed in new Ehrenreich book Author and award winning journalist Ben Ehrenreich pens a new book that offers readers fair and balanced insight into the reality of the Israeli occupation of the Palestinians in a way that most mainstream American news media pretends does not exist. Ehrenreich has come under vicious…

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Palestinian professor’s trip to Auschwitz sparks needed debate

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Palestinian professor’s trip to Auschwitz sparks needed debate

Palestinian professor’s trip to Auschwitz sparks needed debate By Ray Hanania Saudi Gazette Sunday April 27, 2014 When Mohammed Dajani Daoudi, a Palestinian professor at Al-Quds University in occupied Jerusalem, organized a trip for his students to visit several former Nazi concentration camps, he sparked an important debate. Unfortunately, the debate has been one-sided focusing on…

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رفض السعودية تسليم تأشيرة دخول للصحفي الاسرائيلي ليست المشكلة الحقيقية

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رفض السعودية تسليم تأشيرة دخول للصحفي الاسرائيلي ليست المشكلة الحقيقية

رفض السعودية تسليم تأشيرة دخول للصحفي الاسرائيلي ليست المشكلة الحقيقية بقلم راي حنانيه Saudi denial of visa for Israeli journalist not the real issue أقام الاعلام الإخباري الأمريكي السائد الدنيا ولم يُقعدها بعد انتشار خبر أن المملكة العربية السعودية رفضت تسليم مدير مكتب واشنطن لصحيفة الجيروزاليم بوست الاسرائيلية تأشيرة دخول لمرافقة الرئيس باراك أوباما خلال…

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US Congressman Lipinski jumps into Middle East on wrong issue

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US Congressman Lipinski jumps into Middle East on wrong issue

US Congressman Lipinski jumps into Middle East on wrong issue By Ray Hanania Saudi Gazette, Last updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014 6:58 PM Congressman Dan Lipinski’s Chicagoland district includes one of the largest concentrations of American Arabs in the Midwest, next only to Greater Detroit in neighboring Michigan. I have known him most of his…

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Israelis move to divide Christian and Muslim Arabs

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Israelis move to divide Christian and Muslim Arabs

Israelis move to divide Christian and Muslim Arabs By Ray Hanania Saudi Gazette Sunday March 2, 2014 Every year around Easter the world starts to “think about” Christian Arabs. Christians in the Middle East are Arab and non-Arab, and ignored by everyone, including in the West, which ironically is predominantly Christians. This week, the issue…

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When a logo on a piece of paper determines lives

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When a logo on a piece of paper determines lives

When a logo on a piece of paper determines lives By Ray Hanania Israel keeps demanding that Palestinians recognize it as a “Jewish” State but says nothing about it’s own responsibilities for peace. Palestinians have recognized “Israel’s right to exist,” it’s confiscation of land in 1948 and now has to do even more just to…

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Emotion drives Palestinian rejection of peace with Israel

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Emotion drives Palestinian rejection of peace with Israel

Emotion drives Palestinian rejection of peace with Israel By Ray Hanania As always, Israel is dragging its feet in the peace talks and the Palestinians are making it easier to blame themselves. It’s true that Israel has the upper hand in the current peace talks pushed aggressively by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. But…

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Americans denied fair debate on Israel

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Americans denied fair debate on Israel

Americans denied fair debate on Israel By Ray Hanania IN the past few months, two major academic organizations voted to boycott Israel over Israel’s discriminatory policies against Christian and Muslim Arabs. The boycotts by the Modern Language Association (MLA) and the American Studies Associations (ASA) don’t distinguish between Israel and the occupation, but they reflect…

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سذاجة المقاطعة الثقافية لإسرائيل

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سذاجة المقاطعة الثقافية لإسرائيل بقلم راي حنانيه Idiocy of the cultural boycott against Israel The يحب المتطرفون العرب أن يكرهوا إسرائيل، ولا يهم إن كانت العلاقات مع إسرائيل جيدة أو سيئة أو في غاية السوء، كل ما يهمهم هو أنهم يكرهون إسرائيل، مهما يكن. هدفهم هو إرجاع عقارب الساعة إلى الوراء والعودة بالزمن ليتمكنوا من…

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