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Yom HaAtzmaut . . . Or Yawm an-Nakba?

2018-04-19 – Today was Yom HaAtzmaut—Israeli Independence Day (on the Hebrew calendar—May 14 on the English calendar). It marks the 70th anniversary of the formal founding of the State of Israel. 431 kata lagi

Hasbara memo: “When Israelis murder Palestinians, it’s a tragedy — for Israelis.”

© Ibraheem Abu Mustafa / Reuters
By Richard Hugus | April 19, 2018

Since the start of the latest massacre in Gaza — the killing with live fire of almost 40 and wounding of almost 3,000 unarmed Palestinian protestors during the March of Return — propaganda in service of Israel has been mobilized to cover up the blatant crime.

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United States

Media Cover-up: Shielding Israel is a Matter of Policy

April 19, 2018 by Ramzy Baroud

Photo by Swithun Crowe | CC BY 2.0

The term ‘media bias’ does not do justice to the western corporate media’s relationship with Israel and Palestine. 1.053 kata lagi

Weapons

‘Beirut’: Better than ‘Entebbe’

By Olivia Norwood, Edited by Therese Gardner

Remember when I wrote a review on the slow Israeli-Palestinian conflict film, 7 Days In Entebbe? Well, here’s a review on what that film should have been which is Jon Hamm’s new Beirut. 417 kata lagi

Movie

Elton John Biopic Enlists Taron Egerton As Star

“Kingsman” star Taron Egerton is trading in his gentlemanly spy umbrella for a piano.

And that is because Egerton, 28, has signed on to star as Elton John in Paramount’s upcoming biopic “Rocketman”. 109 kata lagi

Music

15 April 1918

Extract from war diary of 4th Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

Tin Hat Hill

5.30am All Clear.

5pm Following wired to 159 Bde.

Enemy movement     movement throughout day in WADI RASHID about A 11.c. 51 kata lagi

The Victims in Gaza and Douma

19 April 2018 |David William Pear |The Greanville Post via Off-Guardian

“In their book Manufacturing Consent Edward Herman and Noam Chomsky distinguished between two kinds of victims: the worthy victims and the unworthy victims. 2.104 kata lagi

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