Month: July 2021

  • Chabad’s Supernal Jews: Racism in Contemporary Western Judaism

    Forward to My Essay What Makes a Jew ‘Jewish’? is the title of one of my Chabad references in Chabad’s Supernal Jews.  It’s a far cry from ‘What makes a human Jewish?’  Well, human I am.  What makes this human Jewish?  Both my parents were Jewish and were well aware.  My father was German, and […]

  • End of Occupation » No 1068

    Israeli drawings on detention and torture of Palestinian children Parents against child detention, an israeli organization linked to the israeli committee against torture, has just launched a series of drawings on facebook to illustrate what Palestinian children are going through and to try to raise awareness of Israeli public opinion to these atrocities. The testimonies […]

  • End of Occupation » No 1067

    Damn Them All Gideon Levy Haaretz July 15, 2021 Damn them all. Damn Rafael Gana, the deputy head of the Israel Prison Service, who wrote to the interior minister: “Your request does not meet the prerequisites for consideration.” Damn Katy Perry, the head of the Israel Prison Service, who approved the decision. Damn Public Security […]

  • End of Occupation » No 1066

     Occupied Palestinian Territory: Israeli settlements should be classified as war crimes, says UN expert GENEVA (9 July 2021) – The UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian Territory occupied since 1967, Michael Lynk, today called on the international community to designate the creation of Israeli settlements as a war crime […]